Sr. Advanced Quality Engineer


Monrovia, CA, US

Entry Level:  Professionals (3+ years)
Function:  Quality Management

Webasto Charging Systems, Inc. is seeking a Sr. Advanced Quality Engineer for our rapidly growing EV charging division in Monrovia, California.  

Sr. Advanced Quality Engineer


Summary of Responsibilities:

  • Accomplishment of advanced quality planning / APQP from the phase of product definition/acquisition to serial transmission to plant (national and international) according to PEP, using the generic / basic Q-Plan for creating the control plan for prototypes, pre-series and series.
  • Formulation of the main focus of deficits and implementation of lessons-learned for new projects.
  • Contract review on customer side regarding quality relevant points.
  • Obligation to block when critical gateway points in quality cannot be reached. Test which are borderline or failed. 
  • Implementation of customer-specific standards and requirements into the subsequent serial production when it is not yet known.
  • Representation of Webasto interests in front of customers and suppliers.
  • Acceptance of prototypes internal and with customers.
  • Accomplishment of sampling inspections at customers.
  • Coordination is ASQE activities.
  • Support of gateway preparations and approval with the gateway from Quality point of view when all requirements are fulfilled.
  • Acceptance and approval of test components for testings at OEM.
  • Quality planning for service parts.
  • Agreement warraty targets for service parts.
  • Manager, track, and administer deviations  using company provided systems and processes.
  • Giving special approvals.


Minimum Requirements:

  • Technical degree in engineering, production engineering, or automotive engineering. Or equivalent experience.
  • 4+ years of experience in quality or manufacturing. 
  • Familiar with Q-Methods.
  • Strong knoweldge of customer requirements.
  • Strong analytical skills.
  • Willingness to travel. 

Intended as a summary of job duties. Other duties may be assigned. 

Nearest Major Market: Los Angeles