Embedded Software Project Quality Engineer - Mayfield Heights, OH
March 3, 2021
Rockwell Automation is looking for a Project Level Quality Engineering to join our team focused on improving the quality of products with a focus on Embedded SW. In this role you will be working with a dedicated team to lead the organization in improving embedded software quality across multiple products for Rockwell. The ideal candidate will be highly collaborative, partnering with multi-discipline teams to establish and drive quality goals and objectives throughout our various portfolios. Ability to effectively engage in a dynamic environment and leverage lessons learned is critical. Excellent interpersonal skills are a must to build effective working relationships across product management, program management and engineering stakeholders. You will provide ongoing visibility of progress to established goals through the collection, organization, and analysis of project data. This position requires experience in software development environments and an understanding of SW Quality Management.
Develops, evaluates, revises, and applies technical quality assurance protocols/methods to inspect and test in-process raw materials, production equipment, and finished products. Ensures activities and items are in compliance with both company quality assurance standards and applicable government regulations. Performs analysis and identifies trends in the inspection of finished products, in-process materials and bulk raw materials, and recommends corrective actions when necessary. Ensures that established manufacturing inspection, sampling and statistical process control procedures are followed. Ensures compliance with internal and external specifications and standards such as ISO regulations. Evaluates and analyzes the efforts in organizing, documenting, and interpreting inspection support documents and records.
Develop and implement a quality management strategy to improve the quality of our released products.
Demonstrate collaborative partnerships with peers, leaders, and stakeholders.
Implement metrics and dashboards to provide ongoing visibility to quality goals and objectives.
Lead process improvement efforts that drive systemic improvements in quality and customer issue resolution.
Lead Root Cause Failure Analysis (RCFA) to ensure corrective and preventive actions address systemic root causals and eliminates repeats.
Apply structured analytical and problem-solving techniques to resolve complex issues and drive performance results.
Facilitate and participate in retrospectives for continuous improvement of products and processes. Promote development and tracking of action items.
Share best practices throughout the organization.
Minimum EXPERIENCE AND EDUCATIONrequirements :
Bachelors in Computer Science, Engineering with a quality emphasis, or other related technical degree.
At least 4 years' experience in Software Quality Management / Quality Assurance.
At least 6 years working in a Software Development Environment.
Legal authorization to work in the US is required. We will not sponsor individuals for employment visas, now or in the future, for this job opening.
Up to 5% and may include global travel
Familiarity with Agile SW Development Methodologies (i.e., Scrum, SAFe, Lean Startup, etc.)
Familiarity with Lean, Six Sigma, CMMI and/or ISO
Familiarity with Rockwell Automation products a plus
Awareness / experience with cybersecurity standards
Quality Engineer certification a plus
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer including disability and veterans.
If you are an individual with a disability and you need assistance or a reasonable accommodation during the application process, please contact our services team at +1 (844) 404-7427.
Internal Number: R21-2421
About Rockwell Automation
When you choose Rockwell Automation, you join countless talented employees who have helped us establish our leadership position in the automation industry over the past century.
You join a diverse, inclusive and global community with a passion for innovation. A place where you can partner with great minds and inspiring people. And a corporation backed by the financial strength that drives growth – and career opportunities.
As much as we focus on our customers, we know our employees are key to our success and future. Helping you develop a rewarding career is a top priority. Because when you succeed, we succeed.