Supplier Quality Engineer
Supplier Quality Engineer Technical Competencies & Responsibilities Has a planning outlook out to the next quarterTranslates given tactics and measures into actions, independently.May participate in goal setting.Leads simple projects within own function. Contributes to cross functional or global projects.Identifies opportunities for improvements in own area of work.Makes decisions based on data. Technically proficient. Escalates issues as appropriate.Is recognized as a Subject Matter Expert for a narrow defined area of responsibility. DesignWorks with product development teams to ensure materials are appropriately qualified and fit for both customer needs and manufacturability.OperationsLeads day-to-day support of operations and operations quality for supplier related escalations.Works with business partners and suppliers to ensure product quality and compliance to the quality systems.Leads activities such as defect reduction initiatives, quality metric improvements, root cause analysis, problem solving.Support supplier activities related to transfer of product design to suppliers and into operations.Participates in activities related to transfer of product design into operationsDrives others to use Plan-Do-Check-Act and other established problem-solving methods.Supports/leads supplier validation and capability initiatives at supplierQuality SystemUnderstands the breadth of the quality system. monitoring, risk management activities.Supports and drives improvements to supplier quality systemsTrains others in quality systems, tools and objectives.GeneralParticipates in and leads activities within the quality system such as: change control, design control, NC, CAPA, supplier monitoring, risk management activities. Global Leadership PrinciplesEssentialResults & Performance DrivenSense of urgencyPrudent Risk TakingCollaboration & Teaming Desirable:Organization & Talent DevelopmentStrategic ThinkingIntellectual CuriositySelf Awareness & AdaptabilityBig Picture Orientation QualificationsEssential:Degree in applicable discipline e.g. Engineering or Life Sciences degree with experience in a manufacturing environment or suitable experienceFormal Problem solving techniques, e.g. PeX Green BeltDesirable:Chartered Engineer / ScientistAdvanced Formal Problem solving techniques, e.g. PeX Black BeltASQ CQE certification or equivalentExperience in a manufacturingKnowledgeEssential:Quality systemsProduct KnowledgeManufacturing knowledgeWorking knowledge of regulatory and compliance environment e.g. ISO 13485:2003; 21 CFR Part 820, ISO 14971 and ISO 15197Risk Management tools e.g. FMEA; SRA; DOEStatisticsWorking knowledge of failure investigation Desirable:Process ExcellenceProcess/technical TransferKnowledge of diabetesBudgetary controlFormal Leadership / Management training SkillEssential:Meeting ManagementTechnical Leadership SkillsQuality AcumenData driven decision makingTime ManagementAbility to train othersProactive approach to issue identification and problem resolutionVerbal communicationsResilient and ability to work under pressure.Trouble shooting and problem solving skillsChange Management experienceDesirable:Lean experienceTraining / mentoring / coaching of technical staffDemonstrated Project Management skills Our role in supporting diversity and inclusionAs an international workforce business, we are committed to sourcing personnel that reflects the diversity and values of our client base but also that of Orion Group. We welcome the wide range of experiences and viewpoints that potential workers bring to our business and our clients, including those based on nationality, gender, culture, educational and professional backgrounds, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, and age differences, job classification and religion. In our inclusive workplace, regardless of your employment status as staff or contract, everyone is assured the right of equitable, fair and respectful treatment.
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