Lead Quality Engineer

Lead Quality Engineer Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Lead Quality Engineer to join our team.


  • Working with the clean room;
  • Adding guidance and structure;
  • Being involved in new products coming into the plant;
  • Completing the qualification and validation process;
  • Learning new programs;
  • Quality lab testing and test procedures;
  • Monitor and Measure (Quality related);
  • CAPA and Non-conforming management;
  • Monitor and analyze quality performance in the distribution network;
  • Champion workflow, processes, and products for compliance with safety regulations;
  • Collaborate with business leaders to develop and implement controls and improvements;
  • Perform root cause analysis for all quality related production issues, using the quality clinic model;
  • Develop corrective actions, solutions, and improvements;
  • Drive for quality control, ensure quality is built in from the start using test first principals such as BDD;
  • Analyzes data by completing hypothesis, normal distribution, and process capability analysis tests.


  • Proven Lean Deployment Experience in a multi-location organization;
  • Familiarity with ERP Systems;
  • Applicable ASQ certification;
  • High proficiency in Microsoft Excel;
  • Master’s degree in applicable field;
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills;
  • Bachelor’s degree in quality management, industrial or mechanical engineering;
  • Analytical and problem-solving skills, Six Sigma or statistical experience preferred;
  • Excellent business communication and presentation skills;
  • ISO 9001 working knowledge;
  • 5+ years’ experience in manufacturing / chemical industry or within the quality profession is required;
  • Understanding of TS 16949, ISO 9001, and PPAP requirements with practical application in manufacturing/chemical industry;
  • Bachelor of science degree in Engineering or related field is required;
  • 5+ years of experience in quality engineering, quality assurance or a similar role.