Manufacturing Quality Engineer

Direct Hire
Portland, Oregon


  • Maintains, reviews and continuously improves our Quality Management System
  • Validates and creates and necessary any process or procedural documentation required in support of the Quality Management System.
  • Works with Engineering and Procurement to evaluate vendors and manage performance and corrective action reports.
  • Participates in the Material Review Board, evaluating non-conforming materials and works with vendors to resolve issues in process.
  • Assist with ISO evaluation, preparation, audit and maintenance.
  • Liaise between Engineering and QC on New Product Introduction to ensure that necessary process and procedures are in-place before production.
  • Manage change control process for software and firmware loaded as part of process.
  • Oversee supply chain quality and compliance.
  • Support and mentor QC Supervisor in quality process industry best practices.
  • Oversees integrity of product quality for assigned areas through participation as integral part of manufacturing team.
  • Applies knowledge of Inspection Equipment and Techniques to provide timely data usable for informed decision-making.
  • Present quality status to Production, Management, and Engineering teams.
  • Know, practice, and be an advocate of all site safety rules and regulations.
  • Performance requires physical attendance.
  • Performance requires extended hours and occasional weekend work.
  • Other duties as assigned. 


  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience/education combination
  • 7+ years QC or testing experience
  • 5+ years of experience in an electronics and/or mechanical assembly environment
  • Experience in mid-volume (e.g. Hundreds of units per month), high mix manufacturing environment.
  • Demonstrated ability to meet and maintain high quality standards.
  • Knowledge of relevant ISO, Six Sigma, and MIL standards for Quality is required o ISO9000
  • Knowledge and experience with qualification testing for product compliance is highly desired o Environmental ??MIL-STD-810G/H and/or IEC 60068
    • EMI/EMC ??MIL-STD-461F and/or EN55035:2017/ EN55032:2015
    • CE Mark
  • Experience with simple mechanical and electrical inspection, instruments, and instrument calibration.
  • Ability to read and interpret mechanical drawings
  • Skilled computer operator proficient with Microsoft Windows and office platforms
  • Independent professional that can perform job assignment with limited supervision, self-organize workloads and manage all deadlines
  • Ability to maintain accuracy and attention to detail while multi-tasking in a dynamic environment
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to lift and carry 35 pounds of test equipment at least 40 feet
  • Touch typist – minimum of 25 to 30 WPM 
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