Philips Supplier Quality Engineer in Suzhou, China
Supports on-site/off-site supplier quality development including coordination/management of required internal/external resources. Qualifies sub processes of suppliers.
Manages quality conformity of supplies via active monitoring of the supplier performance and driving the incident and complaint resolution.
Ensures quality conformity of supplies via active monitoring of the supplier performance and take corrective actions (incident and complaint handling).
Executes the contractual definition and agreement on product and process specifications with the supplier (e.g. PQA / MQS).
Supports incident related liability recovery (CoNQ)
In this role, you have the opportunity to
Managing supplier Improvement and ensure Purchasing- and Supplier- management compliancy to FDA QSR 820 par 50 Purchasing Controls.
You are responsible for
Lead and organize supplier audit and follow up to closure
Interface to external suppliers for quality assurance from supplier
Lead purchased part approval activities with internal team and external suppliers
Drive SCAR initiation till closure for external suppliers
Support QN handling from production for external supplier issues
Monitor and improve the quality part inside GSRS and SPM for external suppliers
Conduct supplier quality development in audit, PPA and SQIP activities
Lead regular quality review with priority external suppliers
Drive the purchasing compliance in IS China
You are a part of
- Directly reports to Supplier Quality Manager
Work together with other supplier quality engineer and backup each other
Other significant relationships – internal
Work with PE and R&D closely for NPI project, transfer project and localization project
Work with SAM closely to select, monitor and develop the supplier
Work with PQE and production for material quality issue to ensure smooth production
Work with other site SQE for supplier development and quality issue handling
Other significant relationships – external
- Assess and monitor assigned supplier quality performance
To succeed in this role, you should have the following skills and experience
Good communication skill
Bachelor’s Degree required with majority of mechanical engineering
7+ year mechanical supplier quality management or equivalent background
Sense of urgency for problem solving
Teamwork spirit with cross function for supplier management
Fluent in English written and oral
Familiar with welding process and its qualification.
Familiar with quality tool, APQP, PPAP, etc.
Knowledge with (special) processes, including mechanical assembly, machining, welding, heat-treatment, painting.
Familiar with plastics injection process and thermal foaming processes is a plus
Medical industry experience is a plus
Certified lead auditor is a plus
Mechanical high level assembly experience is a plus
Flexible for 60% travel
Key Performance Indicators:
Meet BBSC SQ KPI
Meet Purchasing compliance
Meet Suzhou company KPI
20+ Supplier (local supplier + global supplier)
800+ part numbers
In return, we offer you
We offer experiences and opportunities that add many unexpected and enriching moments to our employees’ lives. Especially when the innovative health technologies and solutions they help develop benefit their own friends and family.
Why should you join Philips?
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