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Manufacturing & Quality Engineer (M/F/D)

Viana do Castelo I - Portugal

May 25, 2023

Full time



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Job purpose

This position is responsible for manufacturing and quality engineering technical support to the manufacturing areas and product launch activities.


Viana do Castelo plant, Portugal


. Identify and implement improvements with manufacturing teams that reduce product cost, improve quality and maximize customer satisfaction

· Ensure the maximum safety, quality, capability and utilization of manufacturing/processing   equipment and processes

· Continuously research and implement “Best Practice” manufacturing/  processing methods and processes

· Facilitate new product introductions and current product modifications

· Review and quote processing and production equipment and tools

· Ensure that effective documentation and control systems are developed, utilized and  maintained

· Determine, justify, and coordinate the purchase and implementation of new equipment and processes jointly with manufacturing teams; track tooling and AR expenditures

· Assist in the design and build of manufacturing/assembly/processing equipment and processes

· Resolve issues through robust problem-solving processes, such as 8D’s and 5   Why’s

· Coordinate or perform as needed, machining, process diagnostics, mainte nance, repairs, calibrations and operating procedures

· Coordinate and perform special studies, DOE’s and analysis

· Review and make disposition on non-conforming materials and represent BorgWarner on related issues

· Prepare and make presentations to customers, employees and all levels of the management team

· Coordinate and manage outside contract projects

· Achieve goals with particular emphasis on Production Teams and AQP Steering Committee activities through a teamwork approach

· Provide technical leadership, training and support to manufacturing teams as well as to peers


  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering in electronics, mechanical ou related areaed,

  • Master’s degree desired.

  • Knowledge in problem solving tools (5W; Ishikawa; PDCA; 8D) preferred

  • Knowlwdge in quality tools

  • knowledge in quality requirements and automotive industry

  • Good communication skils.

  • Proficient in Microsoft Word Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint.

  • Good English language skills (spoken and written).

  • Proficiency level Portuguese (spoken and written).


  • Action-Oriented
  • Customer Focus

  • Functional-Technical Skills

  • Innovation Management

  • Problem Solving

  • Process Management

  • Drive for Results

  • Learning on the Fly

  • Building Effective Teams

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