Quality Assurance Manager - Automotive


Southfield, MI

11 - 15 years

Posted 276 days ago

  by    Maho Inaba

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Position Title: Quality Assurance Manager

Domestic and International Travel: 15-25%

Japanese Display company seeks a Quality Assurance (QA) Manager who will be responsible for all quality related issues including quality requirements support from customers, support factory audit by customers, MP quality issues including quality improvement activities, and IATF 16949 activities. Main focus is currently related to automotive business.


* All aspects of customer support; project award efforts, NRE cost negotiations, sample quotes, PO requests and price negotiations

* Seek new business opportunities

* Work with our engineering and sales in USA, Japan and other countries to win design-ins and ensure customer specifications are met at a competitive price

* Grow and enhance customer relations

* Meet design-in targets through effective planning and budgeting

* Participation in trade shows


* Communicate with customers about RMA goods

* Manage RMA procedure with the QA teams in Japan and related members

* Support factory audits by customers, cooperating with related our factory members

* Support quality requirements from customers and some of PPAP work

* Hold quality meetings with customers and our QA, and participate in improvement action of products quality to increase their satisfaction

* Lead IATF16949 all activities of us

* Participate in trade shows


* 5+ years of experience as QA manager/engineer of automotive products in the LCD industry or other electronic components industry

* 10+ years of experience in LCD industry engineering or other electronic components industry

* Experienced with customer QA or engineering management

* Demonstrated analytical, problem solving and negotiation skills

* Strong communication skills in a multi-cultural business environment

* Preferred Spanish language skill, additionally Japanese and/or Chinese language skill is welcome

* Knowledge of ISO9001 and IATF16949 standards preferred

* Passionate about groundbreaking technology

* Bachelor* s engineering degree required

* ASQ Professional certification desired

$125K - $150K