Sr. Supplier Quality Engineer

Job Location: 
St. Joseph, MI

The Sr. Supplier Quality Engineer will be leading investigations through analyzing and resolving problems that arise with supplier quality. They will assist Company supply chain by monitoring all activities with supplier management. Auditing suppliers and heading up continuous improvement projects, assessing qualifications, monitoring performance, and annual reassessments.



Establish and lead supplier management program

Oversee a process to review supplier performance and monitor continuing performance

Lead supplier risk assessments on an annual basis.

Determine, run, and generate audits and year-long monitoring schedule for each supplier.

Conduct supplier qualification and use risk-based criteria to recommend suppliers to be disqualified

Work alongside quality, manufacturing, and supply chain departments to manage and adjust future inspection plans

Make sure that resources, schedules, and adequate control plans are given to suppliers to ensure continuous improvement on the quality of incoming products

Support New Product Introductions (NPI) and re-sourcing initiatives selected by supplier’s process.

Obtain and monitor performance metrics from suppliers and provide to management team

Create and develop long-lasting relationships with suppliers



Bachelor’s Degree, in engineering field is preferred

4-6+ years of experience in a Sr. Quality Engineer role

3+ years of experience conducting supplier audits

Experience in a global quality role

Experience in different manufacturing processes: plating, stamping, injection mold, etc.

Ability to travel 10-25% required, as needed

Plan, implement, and manage projects



Proficient in Microsoft Excel

Ambitious, Resourceful, Self-Starter, Independent Worker, good at executing projects

Problem solving and communication

Understand different process cost

Bilingual (English/Mandarin)/ Chinese cultural knowledge and experience is a major plus

Recruiter Name: 
Steve Torosian
Recruiter Phone: 
(262) 886-8000 ext. 230
Manufacturing & Engineering

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