Product Quality Engineer, Mechanical

Suzhou, Jiangsu, China
Operations and Supply Chain


Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number:200548884
Home Office: Yes
iPhone's spectacular growth has built new opportunities for individuals to work on one of the most exciting products ever introduced by Apple. Apple seeks an individual with the skills to strategically identify and drive corrective actions for the top issues affecting the iPhone product family. In the position, you are going to be a key role to support ongoing quality improvement for the iPhone. You will partner with the vendors to ensure high quality of the product. You will be responsible for developing and implementing standards for all aspects of product quality during development & Mass Production.


- Focus on a few specific products made by Apple’s manufacturing partners in China. - Develop a close working relationship with our manufacturing partners/ suppliers. - Interface and coordinate work activities between Quality and other team members. - Uses production and field data to supervise, control and improve product quality to improve the yield and reduce the field return rate. - Implement iPhone product quality plans for new products at the producing partners and be responsible for the product quality at the sites. - Perform Audits at the manufacturing partners/ suppliers to ensure compliance - Ensure lessons learned from prior projects are used to improve quality management process, and lead to improved product quality and reliability. - Be responsible for implementing quality systems and following through on improvements and corrective actions.

Minimum Qualifications

Key Qualifications

  • Validated technical skills including experience and detailed understanding of Assembly, Test, Pack-out, processes.
  • Highly motivated and ability to drive closure of issues across cultures.
  • In depth knowledge in quality methodologies with command of tools including statistical analysis, DOE, FMEA etc.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills, ability to concisely understand and communicate issues and lead a team to solution are required.
  • Ability to multi-task.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English.
  • Experience of in consumer goods industry where cosmetic quality is as critical as functionality
  • Experience of handling manufacturing process of manual assembly, semi- auto and auto assembly

Preferred Qualifications

Education & Experience

- BS in Electronic or Electro-Mechanical Engineering, master degree or MBA is plus. - shown capability in Manufacturing Environment

Additional Requirements