Find Your Place at Shainin

Every problem is solvable! We believe that. If that’s you, you’re in the right place. 

When looking for new members to join our team we look for individuals that believe what we believe. Our customers rely on us to solve their most critical problems, often when they’ve come to believe that the problem is unsolvable. We take a different approach. Our approach has carried us through. It’s made us who we are today and will continue to support our growth as individuals and as a team. 

If you’re ready to try a different approach to problem solving because you believe every problem is solvable, let’s chat.

Our Open Positions

We're Hiring an Accounts Assistant!

Shainin is a global engineering services company that uses its Red X® methodology to solve problems that were thought to be unsolvable for manufacturers worldwide.  This includes servicing manufacturers directly and/or providing their engineers with training so that they can solve problems more effectively.  Some of the industries we support include aerospace, automotive, electronics, health care products and consumer products.  Along with technical problem-solving, our services have evolved to support business process performance and optimization.

We are looking for an Accounting Assistant to perform daily accounting tasks that will support our US and European financial team. The ability to read German is required.

Ultimately, you will help our accounting department run smoothly, ensuring transparency and efficiency in all transactions.

  • Reconcile vendor invoices and identify discrepancies
  • Process reimbursement forms
  • Process cash receipts
  • Credit card reconciliation
  • Prepare monthly bank reconciliations
  • Enter financial transactions into accounting system
  • Assist with payroll processing
  • Assist with preparation of monthly close and annual audits
  • Check spreadsheets for accuracy
  • The ability to read German
  • Work experience as an Accounting Assistant or Accounting Clerk
  • Knowledge of basic bookkeeping procedures
  • Familiarity with finance regulations
  • Good math skills and the ability to spot numerical errors
  • Hands-on experience with MS Excel and accounting software
  • Organization skills
  • Ability to handle sensitive, confidential information
  • Able to work independently with little supervision

Accounting: 1 year (Preferred)


High school or equivalent (Preferred) The ideal candidate has a background in bookkeeping with a high school diploma or GED (additional education or training preferred).

Are you interested? Please fill out the form below or send your cover letter and CV to –

Start Date:  ASAP

We’re hiring an eXpert in Problem Solving in South Korea!

If you enjoy and are self-motivated by:

  1. Solving complex problems throughout industries
  2. Helping companies in achieving operational excellence
  3. Leading your own projects at client sites, engineering centers or remotely
  4. Training and coaching engineers in the Red X methodology
  5. Supporting clients throughout Asia

…then we might have the right job to develop yourself professionally and personally.

About Shainin – The Red X Company

“Simplicity, speed, and effectiveness in complex technical problem solving”

We are a global engineering services company specialized in root cause investigation and professional development. With offices in Seattle, Detroit, Sao Paulo, Munich, Pune and Shanghai; we offer more than 70 years of experience and expertise in structured problem solving, resilient engineering, reliability, and business process optimization.  Shainin engineers have a profound understanding of statistical thinking combined with engineering insight to solve the most complex problems where the root cause is hidden. 

Since the invention of the Red X methodology by Dorian Shainin we have developed more than 60 statistically based techniques and tools designed for solving highly complicated problems.

At Shainin, you will find a dynamic and rewarding environment, shared by motivated multi-cultural teammates filled with enthusiasm, drive, and creativity.  On a daily basis we help customers solve their most complex problems and help them develop resilient and reliable new products and services.

Your role:

  • Leading Complex Problem Solving Projects at our clients in Asia
  • Training Engineers in the Red X methodology
  • Coaching Red X Candidates on site and remotely
  • Certifying Red X Candidates based on project reviews and candidate interviews
  • Supporting business development in Asia
  • Leading internal projects and contributing to the growth of the company


  • Bachelor’s (or higher) Degree in Engineering or Science
  • 5+ years of professional experience
  • You are a certified Red X Journeyman or Master
  • Willingness to travel
  • Excellent written and verbal communication and presentation skills in Chinese and English
  • Ability to work hands-on in different industries, multiple projects and cross functional teams
  • Excellent analytical skills with a strong sense of logic
  • Ability to structure problem solving strategies while paying attention to details
  • Outstanding project management skills

The skills which may make the difference:

  • You speak other language(s) like Chinese or Japanese
  • You are experienced in statistical problem solving and quality improvement methodologies
  • You are an expert in Big Data and Data Analysis

Are you interested? Please fill out the form below or send your cover letter and CV to –

Location:  South Korea, completely flexible

Start Date:  ASAP

Wir suchen nach einem zertifizierten Red X Problemlöser, auf freiberuflicher Basis in Deutschland!

Wenn Sie motiviert sind durch:

  • Lösung komplexer, technischer Probleme in verschiedenen Industrien
  • Unterstützung von Unternehmen bei der Erreichung operativer Exzellenz
  • Leitung Ihrer eigenen Projekte an Kundenstandorten, in Entwicklungszentren oder virtuell
  • Schulung und Coaching von Ingenieuren in der Red X – Methodik
  • Betreuung von Kunden in Deutschland

…dann haben wir den richtigen Job, um Sie fachlich und persönlich weiterzuentwickeln.

Über Shainin The Red X Company

„Einfachheit, Schnelligkeit und Effektivität bei komplexen technischen Problemlösungen

Wir sind ein globales Dienstleistungsunternehmen, das auf Ursachenforschung und professionelle Entwicklung spezialisiert ist, mit Büros in Seattle, Detroit, Sao Paulo, München, Pune und Shanghai.

Wir bieten 75 Jahre Erfahrung und Fachwissen in den Bereichen strukturierte Problemlösung, robustes Engineering, Zuverlässigkeit und Geschäftsprozessoptimierung. Shainin Ingenieure verfügen über ein tiefgreifendes Verständnis des statistischen Denkens in Kombination mit technischen Erkenntnissen, um die komplexesten Probleme zu lösen, bei denen die Grundursache verborgen ist.

Seit der Erfindung der Red X Methode durch Dorian Shainin haben wir mehr als 60 statistisch basierte Techniken und Werkzeuge zur Lösung hochkomplizierter Probleme entwickelt.

Bei Shainin finden Sie ein dynamisches Umfeld vor, das von motivierten, multikulturellen Teamkollegen voller Enthusiasmus, Tatendrang und Kreativität geteilt wird. Täglich unterstützen wir Kunden bei der Lösung ihrer komplexesten Probleme und helfen ihnen, robuste und zuverlässige neue Produkte und Prozesse zu entwickeln.

Ihre Rolle:

  • Leitung komplexer Problemlösungsprojekte bei unseren Kunden in Deutschland
  • Schulung von Ingenieuren in der Red X – Methode
  • Coaching von Red X Kandidaten vor Ort und virtuell
  • Zertifizierung von Red X – Kandidaten basierend auf Projektbewertungen und Kandidateninterviews


  • Deutsch: Fließend in Wort und Schrift
  • Zertifizierter Red X Journeyman oder Master
  • Zeitliche Flexibilität
  • 5+ Jahre Berufserfahrung
  • Bereitschaft zu Reisen
  • Ausgezeichnete analytische Fähigkeiten mit einem ausgeprägten Sinn für Logik
  • Fähigkeit, Red X – Problemlösungsstrategien aufzustellen und dabei auf Details zu achten
  • Hervorragende Fähigkeiten im Projektmanagement

Fähigkeiten, die den Unterschied machen können:

  • Sie sind erfahren in anderen statistischen Problemlösungs- und Qualitätsverbesserungsmethoden
  • Sie sind Experte für Big Data und Datenanalyse

Sind Sie interessiert? Bitte füllen Sie das untenstehende Formular aus oder senden Sie Ihr Anschreiben und Ihren Lebenslauf an –

Ort: Deutschland

Startdatum: ASAP

Apply to join our team

Apply for one of our open positions by completing the form below. Please include your resume, the title of the position, and a brief message about why you’re a good fit for the position you’re applying for.

    Dorian Awards Criteria

    Master of the year Award

    The Master of the Year Award is for leaders who have increased the impact of problem solving using Shainin technologies within their organization.

    To be considered for this award, the submission must meet the following criteria:

    • Applies leadership skills to expand the impact of Red X technologies within the organizatio
    • Results including projects completed that made a significant impact to improving business performance
    • The number of individuals coached to certification

    Dorian Awards Criteria

    RT5 Leadership Award

    The Rolling Top 5 Leadership Award is for leaders who have increased the impact of problem solving using Shainin technologies within their organization.

    To be considered for this award, the submission must meet the following criteria:

    • Demonstrates leadership guidance, structural framework, and effective mentoring of a dynamic problem-solving culture
    • Conducts regular reviews to ensure that key projects are solved quickly and efficiently
    • Encourages major suppliers and customers to jointly solve problems by using Shainin methods and leveraging the results
    • Actively recognizes and rewards outstanding performance in problem- solving
    • The number of successful projects and certifications

    Dorian Awards Criteria

    Team Project Awards

    This category of awards is for project teams who have demonstrated outstanding application of Shainin methodologies in solving complex problems within their company.

    To be considered for this award, the submission must meet the following criteria:

    • Speed and efficiency of the problem solved
    • Technical difficulty and complexity of the problem solved
    • Project impact and leverage across the organization
    • Creative use of Shainin technologies
    • Clarity of the project documentation

    Dorian Awards Criteria

    Company Award

    This category of awards is for companies who have succesfully developed a Red X Program within a facility, division, region, or company and can demonstrate impactful improvements based on that development.

    To be considered for this award, the submission must meet the following criteria:

    • Demonstrates impact of Shainin technology greatly improving key business metrics. 
    • Examples include: scrap reduction, yield improvement, throughput, warranty reductions, field failure avoidance, and other technical solutions resulting in savings. 
    • Enables a successful launch of a new program or product.