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.
Utilizing Rivian processes based on industry standards from IATF16949, VDA and AIAG, the Supplier Quality Engineer, Wire Harness will work directly with the plant manufacturing, quality, and production control teams. Primary responsibility will be supporting plant supplier containments, fast response to supplier issues, communicating supplier corrective action response to issues and driving communication to our supplier quality engineering teams supporting quality and program management for production builds.
This is what you’ll do:
Analysis of supplier metrics within the SQ team.
Creation and management of SQ specific documents Support for the internally created Supplier Management System Support
Analysis and data entry of the current MMS system including development of improvements Continued support on RCR process through JIRA
Plant Launch support as required
Bachelor’s Degree in engineering, supply chain, or other related fields
7+ years in an engineering, manufacturing, or other related fields
3+ years experience in managing the quality performance of a powertrain gearbox supply base, wiring harnesses, HV Cables, etc is a plus.
Knowledge of Geometric Design and Tolerancing (GD&T) and datum structures
In depth knowledge of IATF16949:2016
Understanding of ISO14001
Metrology, Inspection Methods and Equipment
Technical expertise automotive power distribution design and manufacturing, including knowledge of safety and test requirements and appearance approval process
Deep quality experience. Preferable experience/certification in VDA 6.3 audit
Strong knowledge of Advanced Product Quality Planning (APQP), Production Part Approval Process (PPAP), Failure Mode and Effect Analysis (FMEA)
Understanding and interpretation of engineering drawings
Understanding manufacturing processes
Master’s degree in engineering, supply chain, or other related field
Ability to work in a diverse and dynamic environment
Planning and prioritizing activities
Understanding of cost and financial impacts
Lean Manufacturing knowledge
Rivian is an equal opportunity employer and complies with all applicable federal, state, and local fair employment practices laws. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information or characteristics, physical or mental disability, marital/domestic partner status, age, military/veteran status, medical condition, or any other characteristic protected by law.
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