Position Title:  Quality Systems Engineer

Location: 

Woodstock, CT, US, 6281

Job Category:  Engineering
Shift:  Shift 1
Full Time / Part Time:  Part-Time
Job Level: 
Approximate Travel:  0%
Job Description: 

Summary:

The Quality Systems Engineer works with QS Director and team to develop a robust and scalable global QMS strategy that supports solutions and customer loyalty with a high degree of flexibility and efficiency. This position is responsible for the design and cost effective deployment of global strategies of Quality System Management policies, procedures and best practices within their regional area.

Essential Functions:

  • Align regional quality system with global standards and assure compliance to relevant ISO 9001/ IATF 16949/ AS9100 requirements and other relevant certifications within regional area.
  • Plan, schedule, execute and report on internal audits and training for the global quality system to ensure effective change control management in regional area.
  • Implements standard quality assurance policies and systems to ensure continuous improvement of design, production, and administrative practices.
  • Review quality systems processes with team and formulate new or revised processes/procedures to promote customer satisfaction, reduce cost and/or enhance efficiency/effectiveness by global standardization where possible.
  • Collect, interpret and report on global quality related key performance data on a monthly and quarterly basis for regional area.
  • Works closely with all functions or process leaders in regional area to resolve QMS situations, balance priorities, manage quality resources and maintain consistency with global standards.
  • Represent Rogers as the Quality Systems Management Representative in external audits and management reviews. Manage resolution of non-conformities to QS audits and report to regional management on the effectiveness of the quality system
  • In conjunction with Procurement and Supplier Quality Engineering, develop a list of suppliers (based on risk assessment) to be audited to the ISO 9001, IATF 16949, or AS9100 QMS standards. Additionally, assist with audits of key and/or high risk suppliers on an as need basis.

Qualifications:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical, Electrical, Industrial, Manufacturing or Chemical Engineering.
  • 2+ years’ experience in quality management systems and continuous improvement or related field.
  • Quality Assurance and/or Quality Systems experience (preferably automotive or aerospace manufacturing)
  • ISO 9001, IATF 16949 or AS9100 auditing experience.
  • Excellent leadership and teamwork skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to motivate others, work as a team and take ownership for continuous improvement and uncompromised quality.
  • Strong, professional communication skills, able to approach senior managers using appropriate level of quality detail, terminology, and style.
  • Proactive with can-do-attitude.
  • Fast learner with ability to adapt to change quickly.
  • Moderate travel is required.
  • Software, MS Project and SharePoint is an advantage.
  • Strong knowledge of ISO 9000 and IATF16949 or AS9100.
Additional Qualification Details:  No additional requirement needed

Who We Are and What We Are All About:

Rogers Corporation makes tomorrow's innovations possible. Help build a cleaner, safer and more connected world with a career at Rogers, where we make tomorrow’s innovations possible. We rely on a talented workforce to develop our cutting edge, market-leading material technologies. Our global team develops innovative specialty materials and components that enable technology in a wide array of high-growth markets. Our customers expect high performance and reliability, so we are always looking for people who can improve processes, get results and represent a best-in-class organization. People are at the heart of all our operations, and we encourage our employees to act with integrity, creativity and excellence to help drive results worldwide.

Why Work for Rogers:

It is our commitment to get “Results, but Results the Right Way.” Rogers offers an exceptional work environment and a value-driven culture modeled by leadership. Employees have access to developmental opportunities as well as top-notch benefits and incentive programs. Come join a winning team!

Rogers Corporation provides equal employment opportunities to minorities, females, veterans and disabled individuals, as well as other protected groups.

About Rogers Corporation:

At Rogers Corporation (NYSE:ROG), we're changing how the world uses technology. We are a global leader in materials technology and manufacturing, producing engineered materials to power, protect and connect our world. With nearly 200 years of materials science and engineering experience, Rogers delivers high-performance solutions that enable global Advanced Electronics Solutions and Elastomeric Material Solutions, as well as other technologies where reliability is critical. Rogers enables the world’s leading innovators to achieve greater performance, speed to market and reliability through our renowned technical solutions support, problem-solving and application engineering capabilities. Rogers delivers market-leading solutions for energy-efficient motor drives, vehicle electrification and alternative energy, sealing, vibration management, and impact protection in mobile devices, transportation interiors, industrial equipment and performance apparel, wireless infrastructure and automotive safety and radar systems. Headquartered in Chandler, Arizona (USA), Rogers operates manufacturing facilities in the United States, China, Germany, Belgium, Hungary and South Korea, with joint ventures and sales offices worldwide. For more information, visit www.rogerscorp.com.