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Date: Aug 5, 2018

Location: Querétaro, Mexico, QUE, MX

Company: HARMAN International

Requisition Id : 110381 

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A Career at HARMAN

We are ONE HARMAN. We are greater than the sum of our divisions or brands. We proudly talk about our many iconic brands and describe how our technologies are transforming the car, the workplace and everywhere in between.  We work hard. We create useful, playful, beautiful things. We strive for excellence and we aim to win as a team. No matter the position, every employee at HARMAN is expected to demonstrate our core competencies:  leadership, change-orientation, collaboration, judgment and a results-driven mindset.  At HARMAN, we expect brilliance.  You can expect a career full of brilliant possibilities. 


Position Summary:

Coordinate and manage Supplier Quality support of NA programs by providing key deliverables, establishing close working relationships and interfacing with Program Management and other functional groups.

Supervisory Responsibilities:

This position does not have any direct or indirect reports.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Monitoring and meeting program specific timelines and schedules.
  • Program specific tracking and reporting existing quality processes for preventive supplier quality assurance activities.
    • Definition and realization of program specific key component s and risk analysis
    • Supplier APQP status
    • Supplier PPAP status
    • Supplier Safe Launch Plan status
  • Program specific monitoring of time schedules
  • Interface with Program Management, Engineering, Preventive Quality, and Customer for supplier specific quality issues.
  • Participation in Design-Reviews
  • Program specific handling / coordination of supplier caused quality problems in product launch phase
  • Development of processes, reports and operation figures for the SQE department
  • Process monitoring with respect to supplier quality
  • Interface with other departments (i.e. engineering, procurement)


Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelors degree required
  • Knowledge of the principles and procedures related to, Supplier Quality, Program Management, problem solving methodology (8D), automotive production part approval process (PPAP), auditing to IATF 16949 requirements, and quality operating systems.
  • At least 3 years experience in quality, manufacturing, and /or automotive industry
  • Knowledge of Quality and Environmental Management Standards, e.g. IATF 16949, VDA, ISO 14001.
  • Strong background creating and maintaining spreadsheets, databases, other data management tools
  • Exposure to automotive acoustic and infotainment products
  • Solid background in process control with knowledge of APQP, PPAP, SPC, control plans, FMEA and GR&R studies
  • Knowledge of statistical methods, problem solving methodologies, PPAP, FMEA, measurement system assessment (MSA), APQP and automotive quality management systems.
  • Tracking of data and information in computer databases or spreadsheets. Communicating and presenting data to stakeholders to drive for resolution of issue.
  • Ability to work well under pressure
  • Team oriented and self-driven

Preferred Qualifications: Please list the preferred qualifications needed for this position based on the following:

  • SAP, MSOffice Suite (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Access, etc)
  • Experience in program management terminology, maturity gates, schedules and time lines, etc.
  • Ability to communicate across cultures.
  • Drive for Results, Team Player, Change Orientation, Customer Focus, Self Awareness, Enthusiastic, Reliable, Responsible, Dependable, Able to Plan & Organize, Cooperative, Self- Disciplined, Thorough, Achievement Oriented, Stress Tolerance, Project Management Skills, Presentation Skills, Listening Skills, and Communication Skills.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Willingness to travel internationally 10% of the time.
  • Willingness to work in an office.
  • Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen.

HARMAN ( designs and engineers connected products and solutions for automakers, consumers, and enterprises worldwide, including connected car systems, audio and visual products, enterprise automation solutions; and services supporting the Internet of Things.  With leading brands including AKG®, Harman Kardon®, Infinity®, JBL®, Lexicon®, Mark Levinson® and Revel®, HARMAN is admired by audiophiles, musicians and the entertainment venues where they perform around the world. More than 25 million automobiles on the road today are equipped with HARMAN audio and connected car systems. Our software services power billions of mobile devices and systems that are connected, integrated and secure across all platforms, from work and home to car and mobile. HARMAN has a workforce of approximately 30,000 people across the Americas, Europe, and Asia. In March 2017, HARMAN became a wholly-owned subsidiary of Samsung Electronics. HARMAN is an Equal Opportunity /Affirmative Action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or Protected Veterans status.  HARMAN offers a great work environment, challenging career opportunities, professional training and competitive compensation. Looking for a challenge where your experience is valued? Come see what you can achieve as a leader with HARMAN!  (


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