ON Semiconductor Senior Quality Engineer in South Portland, Maine

Position Overview: Senior Quality Engineer

Maintaining and improving quality system design and effectiveness and ensuring IATF 16949 audit readiness for the South Portland Maine fabrication site. This individual is responsible for reviewing and approving process change engineering change notices (ECNs) and working with purchased material suppliers to ensure that delivered materials meet or exceed site requirements. Works with site engineering and the internal audit team to address and close audit gaps. Work as a key contributor to the problem solving teams addressing outgoing quality and customer quality issues. Support both automotive and non-automotive customers by coordinating product qualification data requests/PPAPs.

PerformanceObjectives: ·

The Successful Candidatewill:

  • Have a working knowledge of the automotive qualitysystem elements ISO 9000; IATF 16949 and be a certified auditor.

  • Have previous experience in semiconductormanufacturing and/or a solid understanding of the wafer fabrication process.

  • Work with the site assembly partners, processengineering and device engineering as a key contributor on teams resolvingoutgoing quality issues and managing maverick material.

  • Manage external quality issues with our endcustomers using the 8D problem solving process and engineering problem solvingtools such as 5-why, Is/Is not and Fishbone diagrams.

  • Work closely with Operations personnel tounderstand the quality system design and help in applying quality tools, suchas SPC, Control Plans and FMEAs at fab operations.

  • Focus on ensuring that audit gaps havecorrective actions with prompt closure.

  • Work with facility personnel to be audit readyat all times.

  • Ensure that material specifications are properlydeveloped and that supplier’s capabilities are effectively assessed andqualified with appropriate controls in place to ensure problem-freeperformance.

  • Ensure that the supplier quality system isconforming with the IATF 16949 and ON corporate requirements.


  • 4 yr Engineering degree.

  • 5 years previous fabrication or similarengineering experience.

  • Minimum 2 years previous QA experience.

  • Previous audit experience, certified auditorpreferred.

  • Six Sigma training /certification preferred.

  • Must communicate and work well with others.

  • Must have high quality standards

Job: Engineering

Title: Senior Quality Engineer

Location: ME-South Portland

Requisition ID: 1801946

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