Product Design Quality Specialist
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Position Title: Product Design Quality Specialist
• Working with Design Quality, you are an active link between Product Design, Engineering and Manufacturing departments.
• You will work cross projects from initial benchmarks and target settings through to industrialization.
• You will be responsible for Design Quality assessment and reviews on complete car level as well as on part level.
• Have overall responsibility for reviewing and highlight visual surface quality problems within the digital and physical models.
• Create documentation of surface quality problems and lift this to the projects.
• Highlight quality demands in each stage of project and call for quality reviews.
• You will provide support to the design department regarding technical constraints and opportunities as well as input regarding Design execution best practices within your area.
• The role also means that you are representing design department in a cross-functional team, being the window person to our China Operations.
• We are looking for a person with a strong interest and sense for Automotive Design and appearance quality.
• Min 10 years Automotive experience with relevant experience.
• Recommended background: experienced Digital Modeller or Design Quality.
• Strong understanding of shape and surface quality.
• Strong understanding of Design execution best practice, and how to achieve it.
• Strong ability to assess Design Quality through physical models and Digital models (Alias, ICEM, Catia, VRED).
• Technical university or equivalent
• Very strong drive, can manage conflicts
• Need to be able to appreciate and help developing relevant processes
• Need to be able to assess and review Design Quality on production and pre-production parts
• Good understanding of customer needs and overall vehicle target setting
• A good knowledge of component manufacturing, tooling requirements and lead times.
• Fluent in English - Spoken and written.
• Travel will be required.