Quality Assurance Engineer

Key responsibilities of Role:

Contributes to product quality improvement for both domestic and imported products through customer issue resolution from multiple angles. Implementation of company Quality policy to reach quality G&O, cooperate with other functions by the guidance of Quality manual and Quality SOPs to ensure products quality. As the key window person for Moka plant and SABIC commercial team for customer after sell service and customer compliant process.


  • Guides, executes, tracks progress and ensures completion of assignments and/or work process effectively and prioritizes based on business criticality:
  • Evaluates and analyzes projects, products, materials with its severity of customer issue, supports root cause analysis, generates reports, performs quality improvement tasks and coordinates own activities with other engineers and operating groups and improvement activities/programs/projects or application design.
  • Scopes and implements projects in coordination with manager, MFG team, other site’s relating team and other engineering resources to ensure product quality improvement.
  • Leads and teaches quality and efficiency management techniques/concepts.
  • Identifies improvement opportunities, leads improvement studies at unit level for complex problems interacting with multiple disciplines, develops business cases or plans in area of expertise overseeing total business impact.
  • Identifies type of QA risk assessment, executes risk assessments and ensures follow up and closure.
  • Develops long term strategy to improve known KPI’s in own discipline.
  • QA & QC information management on maintenance manufacturing technology and technical know-how.
  • Exchanging technical information and global communication with overseas counterparts.
  • Lead continuous process improvement regarding to EHSS, equipment reliability, capacity.



Position Requirements:

Business Experience:

  • At least 5-year working experience of quality assurance in related fields
  • Experience of working in a global / Asia pacific scale project as a quality assurance engineer
  • Significant professional experience in QA & QC area proven by measurable results
  • Having experiences for interactions with external customers

Educational background:

  • Bachelor or advanced degree in Chemical or related fields
  • Six Sigma Green Belt or demonstrated equal skills required


  • Native Level in Japanese
  • Fluent in English; excellent English communication skills, written and verbal

Skills & Competency:

  • Strong computer skills especially in Excel and PowerPoint
  • Detailed oriented, logical thinking
  • Excellent analytical and problem solving skills
  • Strong interpersonal / communication skill with especially external customers for quality issues
  • Focuses on speed and quality, willing to set a challenging target, and show accountability
  • See change as the growth opportunities, not a risk. Proven ability to lead and deliver results and complete technical tasks
  • Energy and passion for excellence
  • Positive and open mind communication with boundary-less-fashion

Employment Status

Regular full-time employee

Working hours:

Working Hour : 9:00 – 17:30 (7.5 hours / 1 hour lunch break)

Annual Salary & Incentive


plus Incentive (Annual Salary x Robust 0% / Target 15% / Stretch 27%)

Flex time:

Core time : 10:00 – 15:30


Annual 119 Days (Sat. , Sun. & National Holidays)

Annual leaves

Min. 11 days up to Max. 20 days per year

Retirement Allowance

Defined Contribution & Cash Balance Plan

Social Insurance

Health Insurance, Welfare pension insurance, Unemployment insurance and Industrial injury insurance

Other benefits

  • House allowance
  • Company Housing
  • Long-service award
  • Group life insurance
  • Additional Accident Compensation Benefit



SABIC is a global diversified chemicals company, headquartered in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. SABIC manufactures on a global scale in the Americas, Europe, Middle East and Asia Pacific, making distinctly different kinds of products:  chemicals, commodity and high performance plastics, agri-nutrients and metals.


SABIC supports its customers by identifying and developing opportunities in key end-use applications such as construction, medical devices, packaging, agri-nutrients, electrical and electronics, transportation and clean energy. Production in 2019 was 72.6 million metric tons.


SABIC has more than 33,000 employees worldwide and operates in around 50 countries. Fostering innovation and a spirit of ingenuity, SABIC has 12,540 global patent filings, and has significant research resources with innovation hubs in five key geographies – USA, Europe, Middle East, South Asia and North Asia.


Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE) Statement

SABIC is committed to creating a diverse work environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and as such will not discriminate in its employment practices, including recruiting and hiring practices, based on a person’s race, color, religion, national origin, citizenship, sex (including gender identity, sexual orientation and pregnancy), age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, or other characteristics protected by law.