Senior Supplier Quality Engineer - Perm

£Excellent + Company Car + Bens - Quality
Ref: 115 Date Posted: Thursday 07 Dec 2017

Title: Senior Supplier Quality Engineer - regulated industry

Location: Essex, Southend on Sea 

Company Car & Great Benefits: pension scheme, staff restaurant, on-site nursery, staff coach, cycle scheme and much more!

Our Clients manufacturing business centre plays a key role in the design and development of new, sophisticated medical and industrial products. Based in Essex, their multi-disciplinary team are producing world class products in terms of Quality, Cost and Delivery. It isn't just desirable, it's essential.

As a Senior Supplier Quality Engineer, you will be responsible for coordinating suppliers and verifying quality standards in accordance with the requirements of the company and ISO 13485. You will be in charge of performing regular supplier audits to ensure compliance with the regulations mentioned previous as well as managing the supply chain, suggesting structural quality improvements and collaborating with other engineers within and outside of your team. You will be expected to collect root cause analysis and provide corrective feedback to prevent line stops due to supply issues along side of managing the customer specific requirements and offering technical support to suppliers. You are responsible for ensuring that the products produced meet quality standards required to minimise quality costs and maximise customer satisfaction whilst ensuring that procedures and processes are adhered to. Maintaining, the robustness of product builds following new product introductions to ensure continuity and improvement in supplier capability. Managing the customer specific requirements and offering technical support when needed.

Additionally, you will work on multiple phases or sub-tasks of projects or entire projects of high complexity, with results impacting on project completion. Work will be reviewed at project milestones and/or on completion by Senior Management. Work with suppliers to ensure supplied parts and materials meet SQCD requirements. Work under minimal supervision. Lead and manage cross functional project teams to resolve complex quality problems, which may have significant impact to the business e.g. product recalls, production downtime, patient safety, external regulatory action. Leadership for other junior supplier quality engineers and technicians.

Do you have...

- Degree, in an Engineering or Science Discipline, or demonstrated equivalent.

- Five years’ experience in a Quality Engineering role within an Electro-Mechanical, Electronics or sterile product manufacturing environment.

- Experience of working in Quality Assurance

- Good level of problem solving skills

- Experience of Supplier quality development and experience of dealing with customers and suppliers

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