Supplier Quality Engineer - Senior

Avenue Scotland FALKIRK
02 Nov 2018
03 Dec 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Supplier Quality Engineer Senior | Borders | Permanent | £ DEO

Avenues client, one of the leading electronics design, manufacturing and services companies that have been delivering diverse solutions to customers for more than 30 years, has a new and exciting opportunity for a Senior Quality Engineer to join their highly professional team at their facility in the Scottish Borders. This is a rare chance to get a great work / life balance in a rural environment with an industry leading organisation.

The Role

The Supplier Quality role is responsible as the key liaison between operations, suppliers, and the customer, ensuring that overall specifications, quality/regulatory requirements, and expectations are met for all purchased product.

The Candidate

Key responsibilities:

Responsible to ensure part qualification and evaluation activities (both prototype and sustaining manufacturing) resulting in acceptable and consistent supply. Includes external activities (establishing part quality requirements,) and internal activities (sampling plans, inspection processes, etc.)
Ability to execute supplier audit activities related to both validation and on-going management of quality execution capabilities
Monitoring supplier quality performance based on analysis of company and supplier performance data.
Lead problem part resolution through all phases of operations.
Responsible for leading supplier corrective action and continuous improvement activities.
Support containment, segregation, NCM review, and trend analysis processes activities relative to supplied parts.
Support overall site Quality Management System through metrics, auditing, etc
Facilitate reporting and notifying suppliers of cost-recovery requirements resulting from the need to contain, segregate or handle nonconforming parts
Participates in customer-facing supplier quality activities
Minimal travel may be required to meet the needs of the business (estimated 5-30%).


A minimum of a Bachelor's degree is required; a Bachelor's degree in Engineering is preferred.
Five (5) years of related experience is required; Ten (10) years of related experience is preferred
ASQ Certification Preferred (CQE, CQA, CMQOE)
Broad understanding of manufacturing technologies and processes.
Advanced Industry/Manufacturing Knowledge

Competitive salary, career development and security on offer for the successful candidate. If you have the necessary skill and experience and looking for a great work / life balance please apply with an up to date CV for consideration

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