GE Appliances, a Haier company Product Quality Engineer in Guangzhou, China

Job Location

CHN, Guangzhou, Guangdong

Job Posting Title

Product Quality Engineer

The Challenge

Work effectively across all levels and functions within supplier quality, technology, sourcing, and our suppliers to identify root cause and solution for design and process defects

What you will Do

  • Lead quality effort on Sourced Finish Product, New Product Introduction (NPI) program team, driving resolution of quality issues including the following tasks:

  • Conduct Quality Survey and Close P&A items with technology and sourcing.

  • Develop and Approve MCP with Supplier include all critical processes

  • Complete Process Flow Diagram with CPC Steps Identified. Complete CLE Analysis

  • Conduct NPI build audits with Product Inspection checklist- PPR, PR, Production

  • Lead and support BPCRs involving supplier moves and process, material, and design changes.

  • Drive Continuous Cost of Quality (COQ) improvement for sourced finish product with the following tasks:

  • Executing COQ projects identified by the PQMs to improve supplier processes

  • Monitor and fix a field quality issues.

  • Provide support to close all open back orders for service parts with supplier

  • Supplier Quality management:

  • Proactively working with suppliers to improve their existing processes and eliminate sources of potential quality issues

  • Support to improve supplier’s capacity and delivery subject to product safety, quality and reliability.

  • Improve the robustness and maturity level of the supplier’s process and quality system.

  • Conduct product audit, process audit, system audit and surprise audit regularly. Proactively identify quality risks and issues, and close the findings timely.

  • Process and design expertise for finish good and critical components

  • Lead Supplier Performance Management activities per escalation guidelines at non-performing suppliers

  • Additional Responsibilities:

  • Take quick containment and corrective actions based on customer’s failure modes and RMA autopsy analysis.

  • Comply with the company’s integrity requirements.

What you need to Succeed

Basic Requirements :

  • Minimum 5 years Quality Engineering or Technology Experience for Appliances Product.

  • Engineering BS degree required.

  • Proven ability to lead cross-functional teams to drive change.

  • Strong background in applying statistical quality control tools for process and product controls, such as SPC, Gage R&R, Process Capability, Process FMEA, and DOE.

  • Strong problem solving, analytical and collaborative skills.

  • Demonstrated ability to independently develop, manage and implement aggressive project plans both globally and domestically.

  • Good communication skills (both written and verbal) in English and Chinese.

  • Passion for excellence with high integrity, take ownership and accountability in quality.

  • Be able to travel frequently and work together with suppliers closely.

Desired Traits:

  • Team work spirit, customer oriented and with good quality and process mindset.

  • Good personality and proactive working attitude.

  • Demonstrated ability in critical thinking and logical reasoning.

  • Being mature, accountable, self-confident, self-disciplined and self-motivated.

  • A clear thinker and good communicator – delivering key points in a concise way.

  • Lean Experience or Green Belt Certified.

  • Working knowledge of Supplier Quality Systems and processes.

  • Multi lingual – English, Chinese, Korean or Spanish

GE Appliances is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.