Senior Supplier Quality Engineer - Direct Hire!



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USD80000.00-105000 per year

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Branch Information

Milwaukee Engineering - (USA) 100 Manpower Place WI Milwaukee , WI 53212 Phone : 414-231-1150



Job Description

Senior Supplier Quality Engineer

Position Overview:

Your primary focus will be developing, implementing and driving supplier quality management/improvement activities related to existing production as well as new product development/introduction projects. This key role will be focused to electronics/electro-mechanical suppliers so it imperative that the incumbent has prior experience working within this type of supply base and is knowledgeable with such components and assemblies.

What the Position & Company Offers:

* You will work with an experienced group of professionals regularly on projects who will also aid in your training and ongoing development toward operational excellence and continuous improvement

* Interact with cross-functional stakeholders and resources at all levels within and across the organization

* Opportunity to work for a world class leader within their industry who has a strong commitment to producing quality products and intimate service to customers all over the world

* Be part of an organization that provides career development paths designed to maximize employee potential while offering great advancement opportunities along the way as well as competitive salaries, outstanding benefits, and an excellent working environment

What You'll Do:

* Support new product development and the existing supplier base to lead onsite/virtual assessment and qualification of materials suppliers, identifying gaps/opportunities, driving gap closure and continuous improvement actions

* Support day-to-day activities addressing Supplier Corrective Action Requests (SCAR) that will drive the cost of quality recovery process

* Review supplier's processes and identify improvement opportunities in processes and systems to improve quality, cost and flow of supplied materials

* Perform supplier qualification and surveillance audits with cross-functional teams

* Review and assess supplier Production Part Approval Process (PPAP) submissions including dimensional layouts, material certifications, control plans, process failure mode and effects analysis (PFMEA), process capability and gage studies

Requirements and Desired Qualifications:

* Bachelor's degree in Engineering or a related technical field is required

* 5+ years of supplier quality experience

* Must have a strong background in electronics and electromechanical components and assemblies

* Knowledge of quality processes/procedures and experienced in 6-Sigma-Lean (including Advanced Statistics, Design of Experiments, Value Stream Mapping)

* Good facilitation and communication skills

* Ability to analyze information and data in order to create, analyze, maintain and effectively present to stakeholders

* Understanding and interpretation of engineering drawings including GD&T

* Knowledge of measurement techniques including Metrology, Inspection Methods and Equipment

* ASQ Certified Quality Engineer (CQE) and/or Certified Quality Auditor (CQA) is preferred, but not required

* Ability to travel up 20% (domestic & international)