LOCATION: Belton, TX
If you are a self-motivated team player, who thrives in a fast-paced, constantly changing environment, passionate about building great products and learning new technologies, this is the job for you!
We are searching for an "outstanding" Quality Assurance Engineer to develop and maintain internal quality systems that ensure conformance to customer and regulatory standards. This role will continuously improve products, services and systems aimed at exceeding customer expectations, improving quality, identifying efficiencies and reducing total cost.
As a part of Stratasys Direct Manufacturing, this position requires access to information and/or technology controlled under the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) or the Export Administration Regulations (EAR). The successful candidate must be a U.S. Citizen, lawful permanent resident of the U.S. (or, green card holder), protected individual as defined by 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3), or eligible to obtain the required authorizations from the U.S. Department of State.
Researches and implements various quality software.
Inspects all Aerospace parts and performs first article inspection (about 15% of time).
Ensures that proper inspection procedures are in place and followed for each part. Develops, implements and tracks training of all Quality Assurance inspection personnel in procedures and equipment utilized by inspectors. These include, but are not limited to, metrology equipment and part specific Quality Work Instructions.
Collaborates with sales and customer service teams to manage customer complaints and customer returns by acting as a facilitator for the Material Review Board. Generates a written response to customer’s request for corrective action.
Collaborates to resolve vendor nonconformance's by acting as a facilitator for the Material Review Board. Generates a request for corrective action and enters the vendor’s response into Stratasys’ corrective action tracking system.
Implements process improvements through the use of Statistical Process Control and process monitoring.
Collaborates with Quality Assurance Supervisor in maintaining ISO 9001 & AS 9100 registrations and regulatory conformance.
Implements certified supplier programs and supplied data agreements, with customers and vendors, assuring effective and efficient systems of gathering, analyzing and the transferring of data are in place.
Develops and updates customer/part specific Quality Work Instructions for receiving, in-process, and final inspections.
Assists with Quality Inspection and Finishing as demand requires.
Responsible for driving presentation and cleanliness of QC area at all times.
Maintains and analyzes all quality metrics on a daily, weekly, and monthly basis.
Will lift up to 25 lbs.
B.S. Degree in Engineering or Quality Assurance with emphasis on reliability, test engineering, failure analysis or manufacturing and a minimum of 3 years in a related position.
Experience with problem solving and troubleshooting.
Experience with statistical process control.
Prior experience of blue print reading and geometric dimensioning & tolerancing (GD&T).
Experience using inspection equipment, such as micrometers, tool scopes, and coordinate measuring machines (CMMs), etc.
Experience with ISO 9000 and AS9100C.
Stratasys (Nasdaq: SSYS), headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota and Rehovot, Israel, is a leading global provider of 3D printing and additive manufacturing solutions. The company's patented FDM® and PolyJet™ 3D Printing technologies produce prototypes and manufactured goods directly from CAD data for the aerospace, automotive, healthcare, consumer goods and education industries. Stratasys subsidiaries include MakerBot and GrabCAD, and the company operates the digital parts manufacturing service, Stratasys Direct. Stratasys has over 2,000 employees, holds over 1,200 granted or pending additive manufacturing patents globally, and has received more than 30 awards for its technology and leadership.
Why Join Us? We’ve been at the forefront of 3D printing innovation for more than 25 years. We’re trusted worldwide by leading manufacturers and groundbreaking designers, makers, thinkers and doers. Stratasys is seeking candidates who are passionate about playing a significant role in our next generation of growth. If you want to work in an environment filled with smart, creative and humble people who are passionate about building things, solving problems and collaborating, apply today!
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Stratasys will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities. In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification form upon hire. All offers of employment with Stratasys, Inc. are contingent upon the successful passing of a background check.
Stratasys, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their protected Veteran or disabled status and will not be discriminated against for their race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, military status, or national origin or any other characteristic protected under federal, state, or applicable local law. Please view Equal Employment Opportunity Posters provided by OFCCP here.