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Sr Quality Analyst/Engineer

Iron Station, NC, US, 28080

Your Career Begins at Timken 
If you're ready for a challenging career that provides you with the ability to advance personally and professionally, look to Timken.  Our associates make the world more productive by improving the efficiency and reliability of the machinery that keeps industry in motion.

Purpose and Scope

Design/administer quality systems to support quality advancement of assigned department. Facilitate resolution of Customer Quality related issues. Reduce lead-time in problem resolution. Improve customer satisfaction and Timken brand awareness via increased focus and contact frequency.  Identify and monitor key quality metrics and customer specific requirements (e.g., process capability indices). Develop and support tactics to reduce cost, improve quality and reliability of manufacturing processes.  Lead improvement activities including but not limited to, idea development and analysis, planning and prioritization of projects, implementation and integration of new technologies and practices.



Ensure compliance with customer specific requirements as applicable to APQP (FMEA, PPAP, PCPs ).  Manage customer complaints immediate 3D, 8D and monitoring of solution verification and coordinate/support communications between Timken and customers.  Administer system to track status of complaints.  Coordinate and support efforts for identification, control (including SPC & MSA), reduction and/or elimination of rejects (rework/scrap), identifying and mitigating the risks associated with each as feasible.  Work with Supplier Quality associates to facilitate resolution of supplier quality problems.  Examples include supplier visits, evaluation of supplier 3Ds and 8Ds, etc.  Identify and implement improvement opportunities consistent with plant Business Plan objectives and Customer-Specific requirements.



Demonstrated knowledge of product design, manufacturing practices, testing and acceptance criteria, APQP process

Demonstrated abilities in problem solving and basic statistics

Effective interpersonal skills   

Demonstrated familiarity with 6-Sigma (Lean and Statistical) and Shainin tools 

Excellent demonstrated communication skills 

Bachelor's degree in Quality, Engineering or related field with 5 plus years of experience.  OR

Associates Degree in Quality, Engineering or related field with 10 plus years of experience.

Quality certification preferred.


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.

Join one of the World’s Most Ethical Companies® – an honor we’ve received ten times.


The Timken Company designs a growing portfolio of engineered bearings and power transmission products that improve the reliability and efficiency of global machinery and equipment to move the world forward. Timken posted $3.8 billion in sales in 2019 and employs more than 17,000 people globally, operating from 42 countries.

Why Choose Timken?

  • Over a century of knowledge and innovation
  • A culture of top performance
  • A global, diverse environment
  • Products that contribute to a sustainable world
  • A conviction to improve communities around us
  • Competitive salary and benefits

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