Michigan, Grand Rapids-Muskegon-
* Directs programs to meet the timing, cost & quality needs of customers.
Responsible for all customer technical liaison, attending customer & company APQP meetings, design reviews, etc.
Responsible for changes necessary to the customer information systems (eSupplier, CN, capacity database, etc) as well as ensuring that design changes are submitted & processed at the customer in a timely manner.
Responsible for all program timing plans, procurement of prototype components, managing protoype build efforts using technicians, delivery of prototypes, developing tooling & piece price costs for prototype and production parts, Gap Analysis & controlling project cost / profitability until start of production.
Assists the Account Executive (Sales) in preparing timing and cost demands of the customer.
Responsible for leading APQP, Gate reviews, Product Launch, PPAP activities
Performs other responsibilities assigned by the Technical Director