Job ID: HQ52623263
Date Posted: Jun 5, 2023
Segment: Green Energy & Mobility
Business Unit: Hitachi Energy
Company Name: HITACHI ENERGY SWITZERLAND LTD
Profession (Job Category): Engineering & Science
Job Type (Experience Level): Experienced
Job Schedule: Full time
Within the European Hub in the Transformers Business Unit, we have a vast product portfolio consisting of Power, Distribution, Dry and Traction transformers, alongside components such as bushings and tap changers, and insulation, all used worldwide on conversion of electrical energy. For our Quality function, we are looking for an Engineering Quality Specialist, who will be hosted by our Engineering organization and accountable to thoroughly drive quality excellence within the function across Hub Europe, for one specific Product Line. The Engineering Quality Specialist will report directly to the Hub Europe Quality Manager and will be located in one of the production facilities:
Bad Honnef (DE), Ludvika (SE), Figeholm (SE), Lodz (PL), Monselice (IT). No relocation assistance is provided.
You support the thorough development of DFMEA (training and practical application) You help identify of critical to Quality Engineering deliverables You enhance the review culture, processes and methods
You establish control mechanisms, such as checkpoints, along Engineering processes and secure adherence (evaluation of deliverables, process outputs and throughputs)
You secure Verification and Validation practices are effective (e.g. Quality Inspection Cards - QICs, Envelope of Confidence - EoCs, test results, etc.)
You assure Engineering processes are fit for purpose (i.e. deliver the expected output) and secure they are adhered to by all units comprehended in that particular Product Line
You promote internal functional assessments and support internal and external audits
Master degree in Engineering or correlated relevant discipline
Demonstrated strong drive and leadership in a Quality Management position in an Engineering environment, for a minimum of 5 years
A previous hands-on experience in an electro-mechanical or related industry on a role as Quality Engineer or Specialist Expertise on the delivery of effective and accurate problem solving with solid Root Cause Analysis using different methodologies
Strong exposure to processes and methods such as APQP, Lean 6 Sigma, etc. and tools such as, Ishikawa, FTA, FMEA, QFD, etc.
Conversational with Quality and Engineering international standards such as, but not limited to, ISO 9001, IEEE or IEC
Excellent interpersonal & multi-cultural as well as good soft skills (communication, negotiation & influencing), networker, business savvy, result and action oriented, resilient, with fluency in English. Local language skills are a plus.