Quality Engineer

Job Description

Eaton’s Electrical division is currently seeking a Quality Engineer to join our team. This position is based at our Tijuana facility.

The Quality Engineer  is responsible for validate and verifying manufacturing systems; including process documentation, controls and optimization through the life of the product to ensure internal quality, customer satisfaction and drive automotive culture. Quality Engineer seeks and promotes the quality continuous improvement of the manufacturing processes on current and transfers businesses in accordance with the quality management system.

Making what matters work at Eaton takes the passion of every employee around the world. We create an environment where creativity, invention and discovery become reality, each and every day. It’s where bold, bright professionals like you can reach your full potential—and where you can help us reach ours.

Some activities related with the position will be:

Contribute to the SQDCI metrics of the focus factory.                                                                                                                                                             

Develop process Quality Control Plan for components with suppliers; Lead risk assessments and create product quality control plans with supplier                                                                                                                                                                 

Perform statistical studies to determine data behavior and propose actions along with the operations core team.                                                                                                                                                                  

Communicate and interact with employees in regards of customer satisfaction to build improvement commitment actions (8Ds or A3s) towards automotive quality culture.                                                                                                                                                                

Higher QMS level knowledge (ISO 90001 & IATF 16949)  and of supplier quality management.                                                                                                                                                           

Validate manufacturing the assembly lines through the process documentation (PFMEA, WIs, Control plan, flow chart, procedures) and PPAP - when applicable - when process or product requires changes (minor or major).                                                                                                                                                              

Work with adherence to the QMS in the process in order to review the changes being implemented accordingly.                                                                                                                                                                  

Maintain effective communication with customer through the follow up on complaints (8Ds) to ensure customer satisfaction and improve score cards per Eaton's Quality System.                                                                                                                                                                   

Perform Corrective actions coming from the RMA process (Return Material Authorization), drive deployment of Eaton Quality System.                                                                                                                                                                 

Audit and address employee actions or behavior to ensure adherence with required QMS policies and procedures.                                                                                                                                                           

Perform Layered Process Audits (LPA) as required.                                                                                                                                                              

To be involve in the operation about EBE, ELSS, EQS assessment and customer and external audit, support across the organization to drive short-term and long term business improvements in supplier management.                                                                               

When we embrace the different ideas, perspectives and backgrounds that make each of us unique, we — as individuals and as a company — are stronger.



Required (Basic) Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Industrial Engineering, Electronics or Mechanics (or similar)                                                                                                       

  • 3-5 years of experience in automotive and electronic manufacturing.                                                                                                   

  • Strong knowledge on: quality tools (APQP, MSA, SPC, PPAP), 3-5 years of experience solving QA issues, implementing process controls and process improvements. Strong knowledge of  Electronic Standards and ESD. Strong knowledge of ISO9001/IATF16949 standards and automotive practices.                                                                                                      

Strong written and verbal communication skills in English and Spanish. Highly skilled on Ms Project, Minitab, 8D metodology & problem solving tools.  CQE  Certified by ASQ    (Certificate Quality Engineer) (preferred).

We make what matters work. Everywhere you look—from the technology and machinery that surrounds us, to the critical services and infrastructure that we depend on every day—you’ll find one thing in common. It all relies on power. That’s why Eaton is dedicated to improving people’s lives and the environment with power management technologies that are more reliable, efficient, safe and sustainable. Because this is what matters. We are confident we can deliver on this promise because of the attributes that our employees embody. We’re ethical, passionate, accountable, efficient, transparent and we’re committed to learning. These values enable us to tackle some of the toughest challenges on the planet, never losing sight of what matters.

Job: Quality

Region: Latin America
Organization: VEH EMB eMobility

Job Level: Individual Contributor
Schedule: Full-time
Is remote work (i.e. working from home or another Eaton facility) allowed for this position?: No
Does this position offer relocation?: No
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time