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APQP Engineer

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When you are looking at a city’s skyline or the grilles on the latest cars and trucks, chances are you’re seeing our products. Through Guardian Glass, a Guardian Industries company, we make high- performance, energy efficient glass for homes and buildings. SRG Global™, a Guardian Industries company, makes automotive trim products that define a vehicle’s DNA and help improve fuel efficiency. Perhaps most of all, we make the ideas, formulas and processes that make these products possible. Guardian Industries is 18,000 people working to make products that improve people’s lives! 

SRG Global is seeking you to become our next APQP Engineer in Irapuato, MX! 

What You Will Do In Your Role

  • Execute disciplined Advanced Quality Planning and validation of our products & processes: being key participant for all APQP Gates; attending Cross Functional Team Program meetings
  • Lead the assessment of critical outcomes to promote quick risk identification, communication & mitigation, from product and process development to execution
  • Lead the systematic completion of core Advanced Product Quality Planning [APQP] tasks and staged Initial Process Signoffs [iPSO], for robust product & process development and validation
  • Lead problem solving & escalation activities throughout the development phases, guiding the team though the application of core quality tools (8D, SPC, Ishikawa, 5 Why, etc.)
  • Provide the team with a well-informed, accurate POV on Customer APQP requirements & Standards to ensure customer requirements are understood and fulfilled throughout the APQP Process

The Experience You Will Bring


  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering 
  • 3+ years of experience in Quality, Manufacturing or Program Development 
  • Strong proficiency in automotive quality tools (APQP, PPAP, FMEA, SPC, DOEs, MSA, LPAs, Control Plan, etc.) 
  • Clear understanding of Program Management concepts (including critical path, Gantt Charts) 
  • Experience presenting updates & providing recommendations to internal and external customers 
  • Bilingual (Spanish/English) 
  • Experience working with cross-functional teams to achieve a common goal 

What Will Put You Ahead

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Industrial, Manufacturing, Chemical or Mechanical Engineering 
  • Automotive Industry experience
  • Experience building a strong APQP team 


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