Supplier Quality Engineer

Supplier Quality Engineer

Job Title: Supplier Quality Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 896127_1565000921
Contact Name: Bradley Baxendale
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 05, 2019 11:28

Job Description

We ae looking for a Supplier Quality Engineer with an understanding of key aerospace quality standards, AS9100, EASA, ISO9001. As the Supplier Quality Engineer, you will be responsible for establishing an efficient Supplier Approval System, conducting audits and improving Supplier Quality Performance and ensuring adherence to Quality Management System requirements. This will involve drive Root Cause analysis and the on-going development of increased supplier capability.

Our client specialises in the design and manufacture of active and passive avionics antennas and electronic control systems for military and civil communications, navigation and search and rescue applications. We pioneered frequency agile VHF tuneable antennas and continue to be a key supplier to major avionics companies

As part of your role you will be responsible for:

*Responsibility for establishing an efficient Supplier Approval System.
*Drive effective Root Cause analysis, resulting in corrective action and the on-going development of increased supplier capability.
*Achieve and exceed Quality Performance KPIs for Supply Chain - SDPPM, SCAR's, SOTIF, PPV etc.
*Improve supplier quality metrics by driving improvement plans with suppliers.
*Support the development of new and existing suppliers to support technology and process requirements at best cost.
*Drive systematic supplier performance reviews.
*Ensure accurate flow-down of quality requirements to suppliers throughout product lifecycle including New Product Introduction.
*Engage with suppliers to develop a professional and responsive relationship.
*Ensure best practice is adopted within the supply chain to ensure highest levels of product integrity.
*Design and implement methods and procedures (supplier surveys, supplier ratings/report cards) for evaluating the precision/accuracy/quality of supplier products.
*Perform all operations according to responsible supply chain management policies including the development and management of heat maps.
*Improve the SCAR RCCA process - 24 hours containment/5 days Root Cause/10 days corrective action.
*Participate in Continuous Improvement projects

You will have the following experience

*Experience working in a supply chain organisation.
*Previous experience as a Supplier Quality Engineer or Supply Developer within a technology company.
*Proven experience of Root Cause with suppliers.
*Proven background in Quality Assurance and thorough understanding of Quality tools and techniques.
*Understanding of key aerospace quality standards, AS9100, EASA, ISO9001.
*Good technical engineering knowledge and ability to read engineering drawings and understand processes.
*Strong experience of supplier relationship management
Title: Supplier Quality Engineer
Pay Rate and Bens: Competitive
Location: Buckinghamshire

Key Skills: Quality Engineering, Quality Management, Supplier Quality, Root Cause Analysis, Aerospace Quality Standards, Aerospace Engineering, Aviation, Avionics, Systems Engineering, Engineering.

If you are a good match, then please apply with a CV to learn more about this truly fantastic opportunity to work for a market leader who has an enviable reputation.

Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet these criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level

Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days, please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.

This is a permanent role

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.