Sr. Design Quality Engineer, New Product Development

Multiple Locations
Required Experience: 0 year(s)
Employment Type: Full-Time
Salary Range: Not available
Posted 9 days ago

At YETI, we believe that time spent outdoors matters more than ever and our gear can make that time extraordinary. When you work here, you’ll have the opportunity to create exceptional, meaningful work and problem solve with innovative team members by your side. Together, you’ll help our customers get the high-quality gear they need to make the most of their adventures. We are BUILT FOR THE WILD™.
The Sr Design Quality Engineer, New Product Development will be responsible for end-to-end quality of the entire product development process. This includes product concept/requirement, design, validation, and manufacturing capability. This person will have a significant level of partnership and engagement with project management, marketing, product development, manufacturing, and suppliers.  He/She will work as a core team member on major product development projects. In addition, the product development quality engineer will be responsible for developing and standardizing processes and tools to better facilitate product development activities. 
Responsibilities:   
Work with cross functional teams and incorporate Advanced Product Quality Planning (APQP) in major product development projects; focus on Product requirement, DFx, FMEA, DVP, CAPA, Product and Process capability, and risk analysis
Develop and standardize processes, metrics, and tools to improve product development quality
Being the champion of customers and translate voice of customers into product requirement and design
Analyze statistical data and product specifications to determine requirements and establish quality and reliability objectives
Develop and maintain quality/reliability standards to ensure alignment with customer expectations
Perform quality reviews and internal audits on existing product development projects
Participate in supplier qualification and support sourcing decisions
Qualifications and attributes:
Bachelor's Degree in engineering or related field is required
At least 6 years of engineering experience
Previous experience in quality and design engineering is preferred
Knowledge of quality tools, APQP, DFx, FMEA, DOE, GR&R, SPC, and PPAP
Knowledge of statistical methods and statistical analysis tools
Knowledge of reliability prediction methodologies
Ability to solve problems, perform risk analysis, make quality and timely decisions
Ability to lead and influence cross functional teams and being a team player
Ability to travel both internationally and domestically