REQUIRED SKILLS AND COMPETENCIES
Minimum 8 years progressive experience in Quality Engineering / Quality Assurance especially supplier quality preferred.
Basic knowledge of Gas turbine, steam turbine or generator products desirable.
Supplier quality or supplier development experience required.
Minimum 3 years experience facilitating or participating in root cause investigations using KT / Apollo / 5Y / Fishbone or similar methods. Trouble shooting and problem solving skills required. Analytical skills required.
Knowledge of machining/welding/NDE preferred.
Basic knowledge of Geometric Dimensioning & Tolerancing (GD&T)
Basic knowledge of SAP preferred.
Good Knowledge of industry standard quality tools and processes.
Internal Auditor Certification or capability to obtain within 1 year
Lean/6-Sigma Certification preferred or capability to obtain within 1 year
ASQ certification preferred.
Practical understanding of Management Systems
Demonstrates a good grasp of knowledge and principles of field of specialization and applies through successful completion of assignments. Successfully applies knowledge of fundamental concepts, practices, and procedures of particular area of specialization.
Typically 2-5 years of successful experience in related field and successful demonstration of Key Responsibilities and Knowledge as presented above. Advanced degree MAY be substituted for experience, where applicable.
Good interpersonal skills, ability to work well in teams, ability to make the right judgments and decisions, Excellent critical thinking and problem-solving ability
Good analytical skills, time management skills, be self-motivated and self-directing and ability to proceed with minimal direction and information, good data mining skills and good computer skills, ability to self-learn, good networking skills.
Excellent conflict resolution skills and demonstrated experience in working with multi-disciplinary and multi-level teams
Dedicated, flexible and highly motivated individual with exceptional communication and relationship building skills
30% Travel/Ability to travel domestic and worldwide as needed