Sr. Quality Engineer

Job Summary

This position fully supports product development activities and manages advanced product quality planning (APQP) projects and programs within their respective value stream. It is a strategic and key team member providing quality guidance, training, influence, collaboration and partnership. Ensures successful prototype sample approval, pre-production approval, PPAP approval (supplier & customer), and flawless project hand-off to production. This position includes the ability to use metrology and statistical methods to analyze and problem solve including use of DFMEA's, PFMEA's, and quality control plans.

Essential Job Functions

  • Serves as the primary quality partner supporting new product development value stream teams.
  • Cross functional team member working with supply chain and suppliers to ensure Sportech quality standards are achieved and maintained including all supplier PPAP submissions.
  • Promotes prevention tools and techniques through process discipline and first-time conformance.
  • Direct customer interface and interaction on a high frequency basis to ensure customer requirements are agreed upon in the acceptance stages and built into the project scope. This also includes supporting packaging test and shipping expectations (i.e. ISTA requirements as applicable).
  • Ability to read engineering drawings, including GD&T dimensioning applying ASME 14.5Y requirements.
  • CMM programming, CMM use and CAD software knowledge. (Verisurf a plus)
  • Project management functions and ability to manage dates and key milestones.
  • Document data and effectively communicate lessons learned back into future projects and design reviews.
  • Miscellaneous projects and duties as assigned.


Sportech, LLC
Full time
per Year
Elk River, MN 55330, US