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ABOUT THE COMPANY-

Powin Energy is a leading producer of utility scale modular battery energy storage system (complete with a patented, advanced, cloud-based monitoring/control system). That means we build power plants out of batteries that put coal and gas generators out of business and enable sustainable viability for renewable energy sources like solar and wind.

Powin is, and will continue to be, one of a handful of companies that will provide the equipment necessary to make this happen. Powin has distinct competitive advantages: cost-effectiveness; reliability; scalability; deploy-ability; and operational sophistication. Every day we work to ensure that we maintain these competitive advantages and our position as a global leader in providing turnkey, battery energy storage solutions for utility-scale, commercial and industrial, and microgrid applications.


Summary:

The Quality Systems Engineer contributes to developing the Quality strategy, policies, processes, standards and systems for the Company and its supply chain to operate within. This experienced professional is the champion of the Quality Management System (QMS), writing procedures and processes to support the QMS development. You will lead and undertake audits across all areas of the business as well as across the supply chain. role drives medium to complex quality issues to closures as needed, and will work on many phases or sub-tasks of projects of moderate complexity.

Job Details:

  • Oversee effective implementation of the Quality Management System throughout the company, including accreditations
  • Maintain the Quality Manuals and Quality Procedures and ensure contents are appropriate for business
  • Analyze current and future procedural needs of the business  Organize and manage internal audit system and the corrective action reporting system
  • Conduct Quality Systems audits and assist in training/guidance to other auditors
  • Host external Quality System audits
  • Provide training on Quality issues and business processes
  • Coordinate the review of Quality procedures associated with plant continuous improvement initiatives
  • Plan Standard Operating practices required under the overriding Quality procedures
  • Maintain the Standard Operating Procedure content and coordinate the issuing of these documents
  • Support other functional areas of the business including procurement, business services and design
  • Undertake internal project and management audits during the tender, design and manufacture stages
  • Collate quality data for monitoring targets  Assist with training of quality awareness
  • Report on Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) in order to adhere to process and prevent occurrence of any non-conformity relating product, process or system
  • Assist with first off sample approvals
  • Promote the use of customer preferred techniques for continuous improvement such as Six-Sigma, Poka-Yoke (Error Proofing), and Measurement System Analysis
  • Keep up with current and developing manufacturing and engineering trends that concern product quality
  • Support and sometimes lead process improvement activities
  • Write reports and present progress at project meetings and to clients
  • Plan projects or subtasks so they may be tracked and presented
  • Perform root cause analysis and resolve problems
  • Independently determine approach and assigned tasks

Qualifications:

  • Relevant business/commercial or engineering degree preferred
  • 5+ years of experience in a manufacturing environment, preferably energy or electronics manufacturing
  • Strong knowledge of Advanced Product Quality Planning (APQP), Production Part Approval Process (PPAP), Failure Mode and Effect Analysis (FMEA)
  • Knowledge of quality systems
  • Lean Manufacturing knowledge
  • Knowledge of ISO9001:2015
  • Understanding of ISO14001 and Health and Safety Practices
  • Knowledge of measurement  Understanding of engineering drawings and manufacturing processes
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills, including experience working with customers and suppliers
  • Ability to work in a diverse and dynamic environment
  • Planning and prioritizing activities
  • Negotiation skills
  • Ability to present data effectively
  • Problem-solving and analytical skills
  • Understanding of cost and financial impacts
  • Ability to work on own initiative