Supplier Quality Engineer

Posted: Apr 26, 2022, 12:25 PM

Department: Quality

City: Watertown

State: CT

Country: US


As the quality representative for supplied product, responsibilities include supplier qualification and continuous improvement of supplier quality and conformance to engineering specifications. Management of supplier issues and performance as related to conformance to specifications, responsiveness and commitment to continuous improvement through supplier audits, corrective actions, verification and status reporting. 

  • B.S./B.A. Degree in engineering/science discipline preferred, or equivalent work experience
  • Experience Quality Assurance or Process Engineering (CQE or CQA Certification preferred)
  • Working knowledge of ISO/QS Standards
  • Experience with production standards, cost of quality and manufacturing processes
  • Appropriate computer skills and ability to effectively use measurement equipment
  • Proficiency in specification development and document control
  • Strong verbal and written technical communication skills
  • Training experience (desired)
  • Experience with project management. Ability to work independently and to effectively manage active projects to achieve planned results
  • Experience with Lean manufacturing and/or six-sigma methods (blackbelt certification desired)
  • Knowledge of MRP System desired.
  • Ability to work effectively across various functional areas – especially production, purchasing and engineering.
  • Methodical, organized and detail orientated