Quality Assurance Engineer

HORIBA is a global group of companies that develops, manufacturers and provides an extensive array of analytical and measurement equipment to countries around the world. HORIBA Instruments Inc., a leading manufacturer of scientific instruments has an immediate opening for a Quality Assurance Engineer in our Piscataway, New Jersey location. The ideal candidate will be able to lead cross-functional initiatives that will improve the overall Quality of our products and processes. This position will also be responsible for ensuring compliance to regulatory directives. Candidates should be knowledgeable of directives such as Ce, RoHs and conflict minerals.


Responsibilities include: 

  1. Leading and maintaining our regulatory compliance program
  2. Implementing and improving procedures to increase process efficiency, reduce costs and improve quality throughout the organization 
  3. Conducts internal audits 
  4. Addresses quality issues pertaining to the processes and products 
  5. Helps drive corrective actions required to close-out CAR’s and audit findings; performs root cause analyses as needed 
  6. Collects and reports on trending analysis results taken at key steps in the manufacturing and service areas 
  7. Collects and reports on quality KPI’s 
  8. Manages supplier returns and non-conformances 
  9. Completes customer Quality audit reports and prepares for Supplier visits 


Requirements include:   

  • Bachelors Degree (B.A.) preferably in industrial engineering or supply chain management 
  • Six Sigma Green Belt a plus 
  • Ability to conduct value stream mapping, 5S,SIPOC and 5 Whys analyses  
  • Three years of experience working in a quality role within a manufacturing environment  
  • Knowledge of ISO 9001 concepts and auditing experience preferred 
  • Knowledge of Statistics and Statistical Process Control preferred 
  • Knowledge of SAP a plus 
  • Must have excellent communication skills    
  • Must be able to work independently and produce on-time deliverables 
  • Must be able to multi task with excellent follow-through skills.  


Horiba offers a full benefit package which includes: 

  • Medical, Dental and Vision 
  • Life & Disability 
  • Vacation, Sick and Holiday Pay 
  • Educational Reimbursement 
  • 401K with company match 
  • Flexible Spending Account 

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