Senior Quality Engineer I

Beaverton Oregon
Required Experience: 0 year(s)
Employment Type: Full-Time
Salary Range: Not available
Posted 9 days ago
Job Description
Become a Part of the NIKE, Inc. Team
NIKE, Inc. does more than outfit the world's best athletes. It is a place to explore potential, obliterate boundaries and push out the edges of what can be. The company looks for people who can grow, think, dream and create. Its culture thrives by embracing diversity and rewarding imagination. The brand seeks achievers, leaders and visionaries. At Nike, it’s about each person bringing skills and passion to a challenging and constantly evolving game.
Always the innovators, Nike, Inc.’s Manufacturing and Engineering team dreams up new ways to make better-performing products faster and more efficiently. This world-class team challenges assumptions about how Nike’s products are made and leads the company in pursuing ambitious sustainability goals, all while producing Nike’s rich mix of product. Masters of teamwork, Manufacturing and Engineering works closely with design teams, categories, manufacturing partners, material suppliers and logistics providers across more than 40 countries on six continents. They navigate the complex geopolitical world with multiple supply chains and diverse ecosystems, while keeping their focus on manufacturing, materials, sustainability and creating quality products.
DescriptionAs our Senior Quality Excellence Engineer I, you will provide daily support on the manufacturing plant floor with any quality-related issues of Nike Air Products. You will work with cross functional teams to support validation and qualification of production equipment and product by ensuring quality lab and inline tests are completed and analyzed. You will apply knowledge of quality systems and data analysis, including design of experiments, to understand process capabilities and limitations and drive business decisions and process improvements. You should be familiar with polymer materials and polymer characterization and processing techniques. You will support the metrology requirements, quality documentation, and any new product development projects for your platform. In addition, you will lead investigations of defects and other reported problems within your platform to determine the root cause and assess the risk to the material impacted, then work with cross functional teams to implement corrective action as needed.
QualificationsBachelor's degree in engineering or a related technical field plus at least five years of relevant manufacturing experience
Graduate degree in engineering or a related technical field is preferred
12 years of related work experience in lieu of a degree
Demonstrated application of structured problem solving, quality planning and quality systems is a plus
Ability to visually evaluate materials from a distance range of 12 inches to 6 feet and lift up to 35 pounds
Time on the manufacturing floor can vary, up to 100%, depending on the needs of the business
Good quantitative and analytical skills and experience with statistical process control are required
Previous experience with statistical process control, project management and statistical analysis software packages is preferred
Knowledge of LEAN Manufacturing techniques/principles and implementation is strongly preferred
Experience with an ISO9000 organization, manufacturing plastics and/or polyurethane is preferred
Working knowledge of polymer engineering and polymer processing is a plus
Experience with thermoforming, injection molding, and RF technologies are a plus
Demonstrated experience with vendor management with particular emphasis on quality and test development is desired
NIKE, Inc. is a growth company that looks for team members to grow with it. Nike offers a generous total rewards package, casual work environment, a diverse and inclusive culture, and an electric atmosphere for professional development. No matter the location, or the role, every Nike employee shares one galvanizing mission: To bring inspiration and innovation to every athlete* in the world.
NIKE, Inc. is committed to employing a diverse workforce. Qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, veteran status, or disability.
Job ID 00417135