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Quality Engineer

Indianapolis, IN, US, 46250

Sep 16, 2022


dormakaba is seeking a Quality Engineer to join our Operations team at our Indianapolis, IN facility. This position will be responsible for improving Product and Process Quality while engaging Engineering, Suppliers, and Manufacturing to ensure various processes produce a high-quality outcome.  This individual will lead product, process, and supplier quality improvement initiatives and corrective actions to ensure ISO / customer requirements are consistently met.  This role will have concentration with electro-mechanical lock manufacturing and assembly. 



  • Develops and Implements Lean Quality Assurance Processes and Controls in Production
  • Develops and Implements ISO Compliant Quality Systems, Procedures, and Data Systems in support of QMS supervisor
  • Develops and Implements Lean Quality Assurance Processes and Controls in Production
  • Develops and Implements Continuous Improvement/ Corrective Action Processes and Controls
  • Develops and Implements Supplier Quality Management Processes that drive suppliers towards on-time delivery with zero defects
  • Serves as a technical resource to Product Development Engineers during the creation of design specifications, DFM’s, DFA’s, PFMEA’s, and Control Plans.  Support the transfer and launch of new products / product changes from design to production
  • Implements lean process control methods that measure, evaluate, and drive fast-response to improving product & process quality
  • Oversees and/or performs gauge design for new or revised parts for Manufacturing as needed.  Ensure the measurement systems are appropriate for their applications and that gauges are replaced or repaired as necessary
  • Provide support to Manufacturing and Assembly departments when product or process problems arise.  Perform root cause analysis to identify and document the causes and corrective actions for quality problems.
  • Serve as a technical resource and manufacturing liaison to Supply Management to drive supplier quality improvement initiatives and corrective actions.
  • Perform internal audits and other responsibilities as described in the quality system



  • B.S. Degree in Engineering, Science, or like experience
  • 5 years’ experience in a manufacturing or process environment preferred
  • Certified Quality Engineer (CQE) preferred
  • Skills or experience with Microsoft Office Tools (i.e., Outlook, MS Word, PowerPoint, Excel, etc.)
  • Strong Problem-solving skills (6 Sigma / Shainin Techniques)
  • Electrical / Mechanical Process Quality Engineering experience
  • Experience in transferring new products from design to production
  • Blueprint reading, including Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing
  • Statistical tools, including but not limited to: SPC, process capability analysis, DOE
  • Knowledge and experience with implementing process / assembly error-proofing techniques
  • Working knowledge of SAP systems preferred
  • Measurement fundamentals and previous gauge design experience preferred
  • Six Sigma or Shainin Certification preferred
  • Certified Quality Engineer (CQE) preferred



  • Candidates who embrace dormakaba’s core values will be most successful in our organization: Trust, Customer First, Curiosity, Courage and Performance
  • Strong customer centric approach is a must
  • Team player and strong collaborator
  • Problem solver (always brings solutions, enjoys challenges)
  • Dependable (reliable and follows through on commitments)



  • A global company with a family culture and strong core values
  • Competitive pay with benefits options (Medical, Dental, Vision, Life and Disability insurance, 401k), Paid Time Off and Holiday Pay
  • Career fulfillment with growth and development opportunities 
  • Employee discounts (online discounts for shopping, travel, insurance etc.)


The Federal Executive Order 14042 on COVID-19 requires all current and new employees of government contractors to comply with one of the following on or before the Federal deadline date:

  1. Received their final vaccination dose – either their second dose of Pfizer or Moderna, or single dose of Johnson & Johnson OR
  2. Submitted a medical exemption/accommodation request for approval OR
  3. Submitted a religious belief exemption/accommodation request for approval.


dormakaba is a federal contractor which means all our team members must comply with this order by the Federal deadline to start and continue employment with us. Our Talent Acquisition team will confirm the Federal deadline date at the time an offer is made to help ensure compliance.



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