Corning Incorporated Asia Supplier Quality Engineer, Auto Interior in Suzhou, China

Asia Supplier Quality Engineer, Auto Interior

Date: Aug 14, 2017

Location: Suzhou, China, CN

Req #: 935

Corning is one of the world’s leading innovators in materials science. For more than 160 years, Corning has applied its unparalleled expertise in speciality glass, ceramics, and optical physics to develop products that have created new industries and transformed people’s lives.

Corning succeeds through sustained investment in R&D, a unique combination of material and process innovation, and close collaboration with customers to solve tough technology challenges.

Day to Day Responsibilities:

  • Perform Process Audit at CMs and drive CMs to close the gaps.

  • Drive and follow continuous improvement at CMs by closing the gaps identified by Corning and Corning’s customer.

  • Lead or involve supplier evaluation and issue sourcing recommendation to sourcing committee

  • Help CM to improve manufacturing quality by identifying and eliminating root cause(s)

  • Managing APQP process in Corning side for Auto Interior project. Serve as liaison for APQP/PPAP implement on CM site. Coaching CM maybe needed base on situation.

  • Problem solving and/or process improvement using a structured methodical approach and appropriate application of statistics (e.g. Six Sigma)

  • Evaluating CM’s measurement systems to improve quality and/or reduce inspection costs

  • Involve in process variability reductions, manufacturing capability and process control for consistent performance, product quality, process optimization and cost reductions.

  • Build bridge between Corning technology and CM for new product/process/technology transfer or development.

  • Build in quality for new processes and product development and introductions.

  • Implement the quality assurance/control system in CM site in early stage of product/process development

Required Skills

  • Knowledge of process control/process discipline, SPC, DOE, Statistics, DMAIC and Total Quality methods.

  • Knowledge of quality management system, ISO9000 and IATF16949

  • APQP process and all related tools for automotive industry.

  • Proficient in English. Good written and oral skills are essential.

Soft Skills

  • Self-motivated and task oriented for Quality improvement of the manufacturers.

  • Good cooperation skills to work closely with different suppliers as well as in-organization communication.

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