Vitesco Technologies Warranty Manager in Auburn Hills, Michigan
Job ID: 15946
Auburn Hills, US
The Warranty Manager (Ford) is the Vitesco Technology specialist who collaborates and drives Warranty performance of the organization to achieve (Ford) Customer Satisfaction. The individual is part of the Customer Quality Organization.
Monitor Vitesco Technologies warranty performance for products supplied to Ford, using customer portal (GSAR, SIM, etc) and additional analytical tools (Excel, Power BI, databases, etc) to identify, track and understand trends an verify effectiveness of corrective actions.
Drives Warranty Improvement by collaborating with Business Units, Plants, Customer and Project Teams to identify Issues, Root Causes, Corrective actions.
Manages cost recovery programs for assigned products and participates/drives warranty product investigations as needed.
Monitor, report, and improve response to customer warranty topics (timing, effectiveness, etc)
Uses Structured Problem-Solving Methods (8D, K&T, Six-Sigma, etc). to effectively address Warranty Performance Issues.
Provides training and coaching to VT Organization on Customer Warranty Methods and Processes, as well as drives warranty process improvement in the organization.
Bachelor’s degree in engineering (electrical, mechanical, industrial, or equivalent)
2-5 years of relevant experience in automotive industry, specifically in the area of Quality and Warranty management.
Fluent English (written and spoken)
Ability to work remotely
Proficient and advanced user of Excel and/or data Visualization tools.
Knowledge of Six-Sigma, Kepner-Tregoe, Shainin Red-X Problem Solving Methodologies
Familiar with the usage of Databases, and Data Analysis and Visualization tools.
Experience with Ford Warranty Supplier Portal and other OEMs Warranty Management strategies.
Interculturalexperience or experience with international project teams – desirable
Working Time: Full time
Your Contact Partner: Daniel Cable
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Vitesco Technologies is a leading international developer and manufacturer of state-of-the-art powertrain technologies for sustainable mobility. With smart system solutions and components for electric, hybrid and internal combustion vehicles, Vitesco Technologies makes mobility clean, efficient and affordable. The product range includes electric drives, electronic control units, sensors and actuators, and exhaust-gas aftertreatment solutions. In 2020, Vitesco Technologies recorded sales of around 8 billion Euros and employs almost 40,000 people at around 50 locations worldwide. Vitesco Technologies is headquartered in Regensburg, Germany.