Quality Assurance Engineer
Posted on 5/2/2023

501-1,000 employees

On-demand manufacturing marketplace
Company Overview
Xometry's mission is to accelerate innovation by providing real-time, equitable access to global manufacturing capacity and demand. Xometry is the leading AI-enabled marketplace for on-demand manufacturing, transforming one of the largest industries in the world.
Chicago, IL, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Quality Assurance (QA)
QA & Testing
  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Manufacturing Engineering or a Technical related field is preferred
  • Minimum of 4-6 years experience in engineering, quality role, or equivalent
  • Minimum of 4-6 years experience in supplier facing role or equivalent
  • Working knowledge of and/or education, skills, and experience associated with manufacturing processes, engineering drawing requirements
  • Capable of performing root cause analysis and identifying solutions to complex problems
  • A self-starter, who can drive actions to completion
  • Strong organizational skills and the ability to work in a dynamic environment
  • Able to multitask, meet deadlines and support all supplier quality field activities
  • Experience with DFMEA/PFMEA and DFM/DFQ
  • Strong manufacturing knowledge
  • Able to read and interpret CAD Models & Drawings
  • Strong time management / project management capabilities
  • Understanding of Six Sigma methodologies
  • Knowledge of Process Certification/Process Robustness
  • Superior analytic and articulation skills
  • Enhance Supplier Quality Culture by leading or participating in process improvement projects to further develop the quality programs and procedures - Setting our Global Partner Network up for success
  • Utilizes appropriate quality tools (lean and Sigma) to help resolve issues related to non-conformances and Customer RMA's
  • Manages supplier related NCR/SCAR/CAR activities to ensure timely administration of activities and records
  • Ensure compliance with company policies, practices, procedures and work rules to support and maintain an AS9100-compliant Quality Management
  • Analyze non-conformance trends to evaluate effectiveness of corrective actions
  • Problem solve and follow-up on troubled orders to improve supplier quality
  • Apply engineering knowledge on supplier manufacturing to ensure quality hardware meets customer requirements
  • Assess the impact of manufactured part rejections; communicate with suppliers to work through problems and resolve case
  • Participate in QA and RMA Meetings (Live Reviews)
  • Oversee internal production of products from a quality perspective
  • Monitor and review quality metrics for publication
  • Assist with onsite Customer Audits
  • Support Quality Management System requirements
  • Aid Quality Control Lab as necessary
  • Interface with Design Engineering, Customer Care, Quality, Sales, and Shipping teams to ensure manufacturing processes are capable of customer quality and satisfaction
  • Effectively communicate with all key stakeholders, including suppliers, internal/external customers, and leadership
  • Participate and provide input on initiatives to simplify and automate complex processes
  • Perform all work in compliance with Xometry's quality and safety systems, policies and procedures
  • Work with internal customers to implement quality measures
  • Support all Continuous Improvement activities
Desired Qualifications
  • Six Sigma Black Belt Certification
  • ASQ Certification
  • Educated in statistics / BIG Data
  • Use of GD&T quality lab equipment
  • Familiar with Zendesk, Asana, SolidWorks, Tableau