Quality Engineer in Chennai, TN, India

Key Responsibilities

  • Manage mechanical parts suppliers.
  • Measuring GRR/correlation improvement at vendor, work with CM/vendor on measuring correlation.
  • Design and/or specify inspection methods, tools, and test equipment to ensure product quality and design integrity are appropriately maintained. Also implements appropriate inspection sampling plans using statistical methods.
  • Coordinate the disposition of non-conforming raw material.
  • Review and approve changes to supplier related documents (procedures, drawing, etc.)
  • Perform component qualifications, risk assessments, and first article inspections (as required) prior to the supplier implementing and/or performing the change.
  • Participate in supplier’s design review, product validation, design verification, Risk Management plans/reports (DFMEA, PEMEA).
  • Perform risk analyses for existing and new raw materials/components.
  • Develop and conduct statistically designed experiments to determine sources of material/component variability so that product is maintained or improved.


  • 8+ years mechanical parts quality related experience.
  • Experience with developing quality plans, supplier audits, driving corrective actions and failure analysis required.
  • Working knowledge of quality concepts and reliability related, general manufacturing operations and cosmetic improvements.
  • Good knowledge in FAI, QCP, MSA (Gage R&R), SPC(CPK), Measurement (CMM, Projector) etc.
  • Able to drive for cosmetic inspection alignment and cosmetic yield study at supplier site.
  • Good schedule management skill and ability to follow up with supplier to monitor progress.
  • Good knowledge and experience in quality control (cosmetic, dimensional, functional), familiar with IQC/IPQC/OQC/OBA.
  • Careful and patient person, good ability to write and check reports.
  • Able to review measurement SOP and measurement jig qualifying or improving driving.
  • Good English communication skills.