Job Description

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Sr. Supplier Quality Engineer

  • Job Tag: #LI-KF1
  • Posted: August 08,2023

Company Overview: Our client is a cutting-edge medical technology company focused on enhancing patients’ lives through innovative solutions. Thier mission is to improve patient outcomes and revolutionize the healthcare industry. As a Supplier Quality Engineer, you will play a crucial role in maintaining the highest standards of quality for our products and ensuring the reliability of our supply chain.

Position Overview: We are seeking a highly motivated and detail-oriented Supplier Quality Engineer to join our quality assurance team. The ideal candidate will be responsible for evaluating, developing, and managing supplier quality systems and processes. You will collaborate with cross-functional teams to ensure the delivery of high-quality components, materials, and services from our suppliers.


  • Conduct thorough assessments and audits of supplier quality systems to ensure compliance with industry standards and regulations.
  • Develop and implement supplier quality agreements and performance metrics to establish clear expectations and monitor supplier performance.
  • Collaborate with suppliers to identify areas for continuous improvement in quality, processes, and performance.
  • Investigate and resolve supplier-related quality issues by applying root cause analysis and corrective/preventive actions.
  • Participate in the selection and approval of new suppliers, conducting assessments to evaluate their capabilities and quality management systems.
  • Monitor and track supplier performance using established key performance indicators (KPIs) and drive improvements as needed.
  • Lead cross-functional teams in the resolution of supplier-related quality issues, coordinating efforts to minimize disruptions in the supply chain.
  • Provide technical expertise to suppliers, offering guidance on quality standards, process improvement, and regulatory requirements.
  • Assist in the development and implementation of quality control procedures and guidelines for incoming materials and components.
  • Collaborate with internal teams, including Engineering, Manufacturing, and Procurement, to ensure alignment on quality requirements and expectations.
  • Stay updated on industry best practices, regulations, and emerging trends related to supplier quality management

Desired Skills and Experience

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Quality Management, or a related field; Master's degree preferred.
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in supplier quality engineering or a related quality assurance role.
  • Strong knowledge of quality management systems, regulatory requirements (e.g., ISO 13485, FDA QSR), and industry best practices.
  • Proven experience in conducting supplier audits, assessments, and process validations.
  • Excellent analytical skills with the ability to perform root cause analysis and implement effective corrective and preventive actions.
  • Strong communication and collaboration skills to work effectively with cross-functional teams and external suppliers.
  • Detail-oriented mindset with a focus on continuous improvement and a drive for achieving high levels of quality.
  • Proficiency in using quality tools and software for data analysis and reporting. Join Our Team: This is an exciting opportunity to be a part of a dynamic team that is dedicated to advancing healthcare through innovation. If you are passionate about ensuring the highest levels of quality in the medical device industry and are motivated to make a positive impact, we encourage you to apply.

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