The Sr. Supplier Quality Engineer (SQE) is responsible for ensuring the Maquet supply chain provides components, assemblies, and products that meet expected quality levels. The Sr. SQE works cross functionally with Operations, Engineering, and Quality Organizations, to continuously improve supplier performance by implementing process controls and develop quality assurance plans.
Manage supplier quality performance and measurement KPIs and participate in supplier performance reviews. Enable reporting of metrics for monthly reviews.
Lead quality issues with suppliers and partner with internal customers. Lead effective supplier containment and corrections/corrective actions.
Lead Production Part Approval Process (PAPP) on suppliers across both Mahwah & Fairfield sites.
Lead implementation of supplier process validation.
Lead efforts on improvement of quality of suppliers as well as define supplier objectives and design requirements
Drive supplier requirements and supplier performance objectives; develop commodity strategies.
Supplier Development; establish & sustain effective partnerships with suppliers, develop technical capability across sites
SME in Supplier Quality for external and internal audits as needed. Ensure regulatory compliance in area of responsibility to GMP of all medical device regulatory agencies. This is applicable towards both Mahwah & Fairfield sites.
Report on Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) in order to adhere to process and prevent occurrence of any non-conformity relating to product, process or system
Facilitate the escalation of unresolved supplier quality issues within assigned projects and suppliers
Ensure alignment/lead standardization efforts on supplier management processes across sites.
Stay current and up to date on any changes that may affect the supply and demand of needed products and materials and advise others of any impact
5-7 year experience in a medical device (capital goods with electromechanical components and/or disposables) manufactyuring environment.
Must have previous experience with Supplicer Auditing
Certification as a Lead Auditor preferred
Must have strong oral and written communication skills
Strong attention to detail
Getinge is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, pregnancy, genetic information, national origin, disability, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.
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