Responsibilities will include but not limited to:

  • Assess purchase productive part suppliers to determine whether the suppliers’ quality system is acceptable with final approval from experienced AQE or supervisor

  • Approve sourcing decisions from a quality perspective

  • Implement, facilitate and ensure completion of the APQP process with selected suppliers including final part approval of assigned regional commodities

  • Ensure that the suppliers productive capacity meets divisional requirements

  • Provide technical assistance to supplier quality engineers and engineering

  • Meet core competency expectations

  • Special assignment

  • Directly interface with suppliers to resolve complex issues impacting manufacturing, OEM failures and/or field actions

  • Lead problem resolution activities with supplier issues using structured problem solving methodology

  • Assist with protecting the customer during supplier quality crisis issues

  • Support the Cost recovery Process when a supplier issue is identified 


Ideal candidate would be:

  • Degree in Engineering or Science

  • Work experience in the automotive environment and/or Electronic assembly

  • Structured problem solving capability

  • Understanding of ISO TS16949 requirements and Quality Systems

  • Ability to effectively communicate complex issues

  • Must be fluent in English

  • Ability to travel

  • Certified in structured problem solving (Six Sigma, Shainin)

ADVANCE Quality Engineer