IDEX Quality Engineer in West Henrietta, New York
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JOB TITLE: Quality Engineer
REPORTING TO: Director of Quality
LOCATION: West Henrietta, NY
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Who is IDEX Health & Science (IH&S)?
As a business unit of IDEX Corporation, IH&S has a long history of driving growth in life sciences and healthcare by embracing innovation and redefining the supplier-customer relationship. The work we do every day allows us to discover key insights and break new ground to create some of the most meaningful technologies that have a lasting impact on companies, industries, and society. One of business segments is called Life Science Optics and we are looking to add more talent to the team.
Life Science Optics (LSO):
Our newly opened Optics Center of Excellence (COE) in West Henrietta, NY , is a manufacturing and R&D focused team that sits at the leading edge of high-end optics for life sciences. Focused on assisting partners at every stage of the development processes, we invest in people and infrastructure to drive bold ideas and pragmatic solutions. With its optics-rich foundation of talent, universities, and supporting businesses, Rochester is the ideal location to elevate your career with fascinating work and endless opportunities.
Our formula for success is simple. We work hard to maintain a culture where you can own your work; you are encouraged to try new ideas in a collaborative environment; and you can apply your skillset to enable our clients to gain a competitive advantage in their own market. At IDEX Health & Science, you have the opportunity to work with a great group of people, mentor others, and build a great future.
SCOPE OF ROLE:
The primary responsibility of this position is to ensure that IDEX Health & Science products meet purchase specification, design and quality / reliability requirements. This position will serve as a direct interface with IH&S suppliers and customer quality assurance functions in support of failure investigations, corrective actions and operational readiness reviews. It is critical for this person to be a team player, positive and collaborative, as required to contribute to the success and growth of IDEX Health & Science.
The Quality Engineer is an integral part of the organization, leading, collaborating, facilitating and supporting the needs of the organization with a sense of ownership and integrity fostering a positive work environment and a shared Quality Culture
Take initiative, a sense of ownership and follow through is essential to the health of the organization
The ability to openly and willingly communicate at all levels, including customers and suppliers, is critical to enhance process efficiency and productivity
Positive team player, someone that can be counted on to contribute fully and willingly to go the extra mile to meet the goals of the team and the company as a whole
Actively assuring compliance to ISO.9001, company policies and customer requirements
Responsible for assuring customer and supplier quality performances
Implement quality planning, control plan, FMEA, inspection methodology, and root cause analysis
Work with Operations and Engineering to increase efficiency through the improvement of in-house and supplier manufacturing processes, and product quality/reliability
Developing and managing KPI’s, databases and countermeasures as required for continuous improvements
Participate in Material Review Board activities and feedback to suppliers
Root cause analysis and implementation of corrective action for process related concerns
Responsible for continual improvement activities to enhance processes and the quality system, such as 5S, Kaizen Lean methods, Six Sigma etc.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience
Minimum of 3 years Quality Engineering experience
Demonstrated experience within a manufacturing operation
Experience with opto-mechanical assemblies and laser alignment to develop and implement equipment & procedures necessary to assemble, test, and contribute to the manufacture of high-performance imaging systems
OTHER SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
Optic Manufacturing experience is a preferred
ASQ CQE, CQA or CQM/OE is preferred
Ability to travel approximately 20% both domestic and international.
This position is a site-based role.
IDEX Health & Science LLC., a Unit of IDEX Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to workforce diversity
Are you ready to join a different kind of company where our people, our culture, and our commitments are centered around providing trusted solutions that improve lives around the world?
IDEX is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Affirmative Action Employer. IDEX gives consideration for employment to qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, creed, genetic information, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other consideration or protected category made unlawful by federal, state or local laws (Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled).
Business Unit: IH&S (Shared Services)
Job Segment: HST Health & Science Technologies