QUALITY ENGINEER AMC Location: Northampton   COUNTRY: UK

Cosworth is a global technology business that delivers high performance engines and electronic solutions for customers in the automotive and motorsport sectors.

Our motorsport heritage gives us the knowledge and passion for innovation, performance, and reliability. We are constantly seeking innovative ways to redefine the boundaries, while striving to deliver the reliability that customers expect.

SPECIFIC RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Ownership of internal quality gates – data collection and collation as well as defining inspection criteria
  • Lineside quality improvement activities such as defect disposition analysis, rework and damage reduction as well as general improvement projects
  • Data driven improvement activities in response to internal quality gate findings including conducting root cause analysis, countermeasure implementation and auditing
  • Management of internal quality KPIs and metrics
  • Conducting internal quarantine and scrap reviews
  • Assisting in external quality activities where needed (significant overlap with customer impact issues).
  • Planning and Managing PPAP activities
  • Customer Liaison on new projects and existing product quality concerns
  • Performing system, process and part audits in line with Cosworth’s accreditation and standards
  • Contribute to the continuous improvement of processes and practices operated by the company

SKILLS, EXPERIENCE AND CHARACTER

The successful candidate will have:

  • Experience in aluminium CNC machining
  • Working knowledge of GD&T
  • Basic knowledge of Aluminium casting processes
  • Experience of manufacturing metrology equipment including CMMs
  • Practical problem-solving skills
  • Knowledge of visual management techniques
  • Experience in automotive PPAPs
  • Working understanding of statistical analysis tools such as Gauge RnRs, capability analyses and comparison tests etc.
  • Experience in the use of handheld gauging equipment
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