Quality Engineer

Updated on 5/14/2024

Challenge Manufacturing

Challenge Manufacturing

1,001-5,000 employees

Global Tier 1 supplier of automotive structures

Automotive & Transportation


Grand Rapids, MI, USA

  • Associate degree from a 2 or 4 year college
  • 5 Years in related experience and/or training
  • Advance GD&T training
  • Understanding of the Specific Customer Requirements
  • Understanding the PPAP Process
  • Understanding of the APQP Process
  • Understanding of dimensional data and the ability to analyze and make decision
  • Understands problem solving and all the involved core tools
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Plexus experience
  • Proficient or expert in Microsoft Office
  • Conducting ongoing analysis of the production process inputs and output
  • Supporting the 'Safe Launch' process
  • Responsible for all plant level quality concerns for assigned product
  • Serve as direct point of contact for customer complaints
  • Manage Quality System for all changes after launch
  • Obtain 'Master Samples' from initial production run
  • Update Control Plans & FMEA as Issues Arise
  • Issue Product Quality Check Deviations
  • Provide timely acknowledgement responses to customer complaints
  • Provide formal documentation PRR/HTR, responses to the customer
  • Be a presence at the assembly plants to ensure customer satisfaction
  • Train plant level quality auditors and production team leaders
  • Direct Quality Technicians to provide supporting product quality documentation
  • Provide plant with priorities for part improvement
  • Address plant floor quality concerns
  • Champion problem control meetings for customer complaints
  • Monitor daily part quality and audit product and process
  • Participate in layered process audits
  • Implement new methods of inspection and control
  • Support all QSB+ and TS requirements

Challenge Manufacturing

Challenge Manufacturing


Challenge Manufacturing, a leading global Tier 1 supplier of automotive structures, excels in employing advanced automated assembly, high-speed progressive stamping, and various welding techniques. These technical proficiencies ensure high-quality production, making it an exemplary workplace for those interested in cutting-edge manufacturing processes and technological advancements in the automotive industry. The company's leadership in these key production areas highlights its commitment to excellence and innovation, providing a dynamic and forward-thinking environment for its employees.

Company Stage


Total Funding



Grand Rapids, Michigan



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth