Supplier Quality Engineer - this project is expected to last
Bachelor's Degree in mechanical, industrial engineering, or other
related field of study. Prefer Masters Degree or equivalent formal
coursework. In CQR/OPS, prefer ASQ CQE (Certified Quality
Work with internal customers and suppliers in support of supplier
development and certification and the establishment of process
equivalence. Provide technical support to internal customers and
suppliers for activities related to supplier quality system
assessment, performance evaluation, and supplier development.
Responsible for supporting Supplier Development initiatives and for
implementing quality related-programs and projects and will serve
as liaison between suppliers and Mahwah operations to drive
Supplier Engineer Qualifications:
3 + years experience in Supplier Management with focus on quality
(OPS) and/or 3+ years experience in a medical device or other
regulated industry (CQR, OPS).
Applied knowledge of selected supplier programs.
Demonstrated experience with advanced quality auditing/engineering
and corrective/preventative action
Demonstrated project management skills.
Prefer applied knowledge of manufacturing and assembly
Demonstrated proficiency in relevant PC applications.
Demonstrated effective interpersonal, organizational, written and
verbal communication skills.
Demonstrated ability to understand technical drawings and Geometric
Dimensional and Tolerance (GD&T).
Demonstrated ability to effectively prioritize and accomplish work
with minimal supervision.
Demonstrated analytical and problem solving skills.
Demonstrated ability to manage multiple tasks in a fast-aced,
Demonstrated ability to effectively work with others in various
disciplines and on multi-national teams.
Demonstrated understanding of Statistical Process Control (SPC) and
experience implementing SPC or similar controls.
Supplier Quality Engineer Duties:
Liaise with internal customers to ensure effective problem
Develop metrics and report.
Identify supplier non-conformance trends.
Coordinate and participate in supplier conference calls.
Plan, execute and deliver projects effectively within defined
Track supplier quality performance measurements for strategic
Support supplier quality management programs such as supplier
selection and certification.
CQR: Manage, issue, track and trend all audit corrective actions.
Participate in supplier visits and supplier audits.
OPS: Manage, track and trend all supplier corrective actions
initiated by Operations. â?¢ Evaluate and determine the internal
requirements for approval of all Mahwah specific supplier change
requests (SCRs). Work with internal customers in support of
supplier certification activities, including skip-lot, product
source and reduced inspection requirements. Lead supplier visits
and supplier audits. Lead and participate in supplier development
projects and continuous improvement activities focusing on supplier