A niche market business in Norfolk now has the opportunity due to internal promotion for a Supplier Quality Engineer to join them on their exciting journey!
Operating in a heavily regulated industry sector the SQA Engineers are responsible for the Quality Assurance of purchased items through the entire product cycle.
SQA contribution to early-phase concept work and supplier nomination.
SQA activities within the simultaneous engineering teams and at suppliers as part of the industrialisation process (NPI - APQP, PPAP. FAI )
Series process and product approval
Ensuring launch readiness at component level for the introduction of new models.
Closed-loop problem resolution of parts quality issues with suppliers.
Management of supplier quality performance and implementation of corrective actions.
Managing the parts quality implications of product changes, supplier relocations and model run-out.
Managing and leading Supplier Quality Audits Proactive & reactive Supplier Development activities, impacting on supplier process yield, continuity of supply and product quality
Hands-on experience of Lean Manufacturing
The successful candidate will have experience form within the automotive or aerospace sector and have some relevant qualification with a proven track record in SQA and/or Supplier Development within these sectors.
- Quality Assurance