Kforce Quality / Warranty Engineer in Warren, Michigan

Kforce's Metro Detroit, Michigan (MI) automotive client is looking for a Quality/Warranty Engineer for a long-term, renewable contract position.Responsibilities include:

  • Update warranty data charts for assigned program

  • Run weekly Team of 3 meeting that includes Supplier Quality, Engineering, and Manufacturing

  • Drive containment and closure of warranty items

  • Keep clear, concise notes

  • Use standardized work and document formats

  • Provide status updates to Leads & peers


  • This candidate will be assigned to 1 or 2 programs (TBA which projects)

  • Warranty for power and signal distribution systems (wiring, connectors)

Typical Day:

  • 40% of the day is running data and evaluating data

  • 20% of the day would be in meetings

  • 20% of the day would be spent on the phone or meeting with people to resolve issues

  • 10% of the day is on the floor in an assembly plant


  • Evaluating warranty data; Ex: When a customer brings a vehicle into a dealership and they have a problem, this problem is evaluated within this department and this candidate would assign the individual who is tasked with figuring out the problems and making sure they do not re-occur

  • Most of this work is standardized work; Mostly consisting of maintaining and running most recent data (warranty data)

  • Updating a template in PowerPoint in Excel that consists of data to present in weekly that this candidate would run

  • Responsible for leading a team; The members of this team are counterparts, not direct reports

  • Candidates are responsible for calling meetings, working with the team to decide who owns the meeting, and driving for resolution

  • Associate's degree in Technology (engineering), an Electrical Engineering degree would be highly preferred

  • Technical background

  • 2-3 years of experience

  • Experience in wiring; ex: harness wiring

  • Candidates must be proficient within Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook email

  • People skills

  • Work well with others

Preferred Skills:

  • Previous wiring experience within a wiring supplier such as Lear, Delphi, or Yazaki

Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.Compensation Type:HoursMinimum Compensation:35.00Maximum Compensation:41.00