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Casting SQA Engineer


Tianjin, TJ, CN, 300402

Req ID 40235 Tianjin, China

We are looking for a new colleague Casting SQA Engineer for our Wind Power BU Division I at our location of Tianjin.



Your Tasks

  • Role Objectives: The Supplier Quality Engineer must ensure, for foundries and machine shops for pre-machining and finish machining of castings, the adequate quality of the products and services that are delivered to the ZF Tianjin plant. The Supplier Quality Engineer will theretofore execute supplier development (typical preventive measures) and the supplier quality activities (typical operational and corrective of nature) related to the suppliers that are assigned to him/her.

  • Casting supplier development: 1). Supplier selection audit. (VDA6.3 P1, foundry technology audit, ISO9001 audit etc.). Carry out the audit to the new potential foundry supplier, assess technical capability and product quality control system, risk assessment; then share the conclusion from quality aspect for supplier selection decision. And follow up the corrective actions of audit findings if needed. 2). Casting commodity APQP, be able to work in depth and with good time management. APQP follow up with good time management: drawing/specification reviews, feasibility study, assess monitor casting manufacturing process, critical dimensions/measurement list , NDT, PPAP. 3). Supplier development strategy Cooperate with casting BU to define supplier development strategy; and incorporating the decision of quality aspect for sourcing decision. 4). Support the NPI (new product introduction). Support the NPI team for the new component development in existing suppliers/new supplier.

  • Casting supplier management: 1). Supplier KPI evaluation and actions follow up. (PPM, SNCC, chargeback). 2). Supplier audit. (VDA6.3, foundry technology audit, unannounced audit, ISO9001 a udit etc.). 3). Supplier NCR handling (online: SAP handling; offline: problem solving: CAPA, 8D). 4). Supplier Zero Defects. (Firewall and Prevention). 5). Suppliers change management (ECR, 4M1E etc.). 6). Member of global casting SQA forum, implement global casting supplier strategy.



Your Profile

  • Bachelor or Master’s degree in casting engineering. At least 5 years’ working experience in foundry (with the knowledge of casting machining is plus).

  • Good knowledge of quality tools, like APQP, PPAP, 8D, etc.

  • Good communication and negotiation skills with suppliers.

  • Good speaking and listening of English.

  • Focus on detail and be analytical.

  • Result driven.

  • Be able to learn continually.


Be part of our ZF team as Casting SQA Engineer and apply now!


[[Constance Wu]]


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