Body Interior Advanced Quality Engineer

Irvine, CA /
Quality – Quality /
Full Time
This is what you’ll do:
Oversee All Aspects of Advanced Quality:   Body Interior for Rivian Vehicles
 
·Establish strategic plans, policies and procedures at all levels to deliver with exceptional quality
·Determine, track, and deliver key system KPI’s
·Demonstrate system capability through application of statistical analysis of attribute and variable data
·Train, coach and develop employees to exceed our customer’s expectations for overall quality and vehicle craftsmanship
·Ensure product and process designs deliver high levels of capability
·Drive Prediction, Prevention, and Protection of quality issues and devise risk mitigation solutions by leading cross functional teams
·Lead the quality function for product design, development, validation, launch, warranty, and continuous improvement for your system
·Oversee all aspects of Design Quality for Rivian Products
 
This is what you’ll need:

·Bachelor’s in Engineering (Mechanical, Electrical, Manufacturing)
·Strong statistical and problem-solving capability
·5-8 years’ experience with New Product and Process Development
· DFSS- Design for Six Sigma is a plus
·Ability to manage multiple projects across varying geographic locations
·Willingness to work in a strong cross functional environment
·Proven technical knowledge and ability to collaborate with engineering and suppliers
·Comfortable working in a manufacturing / production environment
 
This is where you’ll work:
 
Department: Enterprise Quality – Advanced Product Quality
 Location: Irvine, CA
 
Rivian description:
 
Rivian is on a mission to keep the world adventurous forever. This goes for the emissions-free Electric Adventure Vehicles we build, and the curious, courageous souls we seek to attract. 
 
As a company, we constantly challenge what’s possible, never simply accepting what has always been done. We reframe old problems, seek new solutions and operate comfortably in areas that are unknown. Our backgrounds are diverse, but our team shares a love of the outdoors and a desire to protect it for future generations. 
 
We operate development centers in Plymouth, MI, Irvine CA and San Jose, CA, and Surrey, England, as well as a manufacturing facility in Normal, Illinois. 
 
Rivian is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Prohibits Discrimination and Harassment of Any Kind: Rivian is committed to the principle of equal employment opportunity for all employees and to providing employees with a work environment free of discrimination and harassment. All employment decisions at Rivian are based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications, without regard to race, color, religion or belief, family or parental status, or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate. Rivian will not tolerate discrimination or harassment based on any of these characteristics. Rivian encourages applicants of all ages.