The Quality Engineer is a vital role in the Engineering and Quality Department and provides technical quality support to the team and customers with analysis regarding quality standards, issues, and quality improvement. The Quality Engineer will be detailed oriented in the day-to-day transactional work but also will be interfacing in more strategic conversations regarding complex problems with leaders inside and customers outside of the organization.
This position is part of the engineering and quality team and reports to the VP of Packaging. This role works primarily and directly with Fusion China Engineering, China Quality, directly with suppliers and Account Managers and Sales to provide necessary quality for new packaging for brands. This includes daily follow-up with U.S. teams at the headquarters in Dallas and sales offices as well as verbal and electronic communication with product teams in China. Will take lead on quality communications directly with customers.
Influencing Others: Gain others’ support for ideas, proposals, and solutions. Presents arguments that address the most significant concerns and issues; Takes a personal interest in others to build healthy relationships; Accurately anticipates the implications of events or decisions for various stakeholders and plans strategy accordingly
Fostering Innovation: Develops, sponsors or supports the introduction of new and improved methods, processes, procedures or technology; Develops and proposes new approaches, methods, technologies or better, faster and less expensive ways of doing things; Works cooperatively with others to produce innovative solutions
Initiative: Identifies what needs to be done and doing it before being asked or required by the situation; Seeks out others involved in a situation to learn their perspectives; Takes independent action to change the direction of events
Technical Expertise: Effectively applies technical knowledge to solve a range of complex problems; Is seen as an expert, willingly provides advice or solutions in their domain; Is proactive in keeping current in their technical field of expertise; Sets up procedures to ensure high quality of work and monitors the quality of work on a regular basis
Conceptual Thinking: Finding effective solutions by taking a holistic, abstract or theoretical perspective; Quickly identifies the central or underling issues in a complex situation