Quality Engineer
Product Integration
Posted on 2/27/2023

10,001+ employees

Electric vehicles manufacturer
Automotive & Transportation
Company Overview
Rivian is on a mission to keep the world adventurous forever. The company believes there is a more responsible way to explore the world and is determined to make the transition to sustainable transportation an exciting one. Rivian designed their emissions-free Electric Adventure Vehicles to challenge what's possible.
Normal, IL, USA
Experience Level
  • 2-4 years of experience and Engineering, Quality, Technical Bachelor-Degree
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Demonstrated problem-solving skills
  • Ability to read and understand CMM and scan reports is a must
  • Understanding of dimensional variations as an influence factor on vehicle form fit and function
  • Experience working with automotive production processes
  • Excellent knowledge of GD&T and tolerance analysis
  • Experience with CATIA or similar CAD software for design and PLM functions
  • Knowledge of Dimensional analysis packages
  • Manufacturing/assembly experience with a focus on one or more of the following areas: Automotive Stamping, Body In White assemblies/subassemblies, Drivetrain castings/gears, Battery modules
  • Results driven with a Quality Mindset
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Statistical process control/control charts
  • Good electronic communication software skills (MS Office, Smartsheet, Project Management Software)
  • Willingness to work in a solid cross-functional and collaborative environment
  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to stand; sit; use hands to grasp, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; and talk or hear. The employee is occasionally required to walk; climb or balance; and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 10 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, and the ability to adjust focus
  • In the performance of the duties of this job, the employee is required to travel (frequency), drive a motor vehicle, communicate using telephone and e-mail
  • Experience creating and interpreting reports from Minitab, JMP, or other statistical analysis packages. 3DCs and tolerance stack up analysis
  • Visual basic experience on Microsoft excel
  • Drive the problem-solving process utilizing proven quality tools to develop immediate countermeasures (containments) and permanent (long-term) solutions to dimensional quality issues
  • Improve fit and finish of the vehicle
  • Support the development of methods to analyze product and process quality
  • Improve product/process quality by defining/implementing recommendations for improvements of the current state
  • Analyze data to define trends, capability, and functional improvements
  • Work with relevant teams and departments to understand the needs for problem-solving
  • Conduct analyses of issues and validations of solutions
  • Brainstorm and drive ideas to create solutions for identified problems
  • Formulate a strategic plan to develop systems and metrics that increase productivity in the business
  • Proactively identify product and process improvements independent of quality issues (e.g., simplification, cost-down, durability improvements, etc.)