Supplier Quality Engineer.
Opportunity with a leading Medical Device Company
Job Description / Information
. Liaise with internal customers to ensure effective problem resolution. Develop metrics and report. Identify supplier non-conformance trends.
. Coordinate and participate in supplier conference calls.
. Plan, execute and deliver projects effectively within defined time/cost parameters.
. Track supplier quality performance measurements for strategic suppliers.
. Support supplier quality management programs such as supplier selection and certification.
. Manage, issue, track and trend all audit corrective actions.
. Participate in supplier visits and supplier audits.
. Manage, track and trend all supplier corrective actions initiated by Operations.
. 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 quality.
. Bachelor's Degree in mechanical or industrial engineering, or other related field of study. Prefer Master's Degree or equivalent formal coursework. In CQR/OPS, prefer ASQ CQE (Certified Quality Engineer).
. 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 processes.
. Demonstrated proficiency in relevant PC applications.
. Demonstrated effective interpersonal, organizational, written and verbal communication skills.