Harris Corporation Sr. Supplier Quality Engineer-APQP in Malabar, Florida
Sr. Supplier Quality Engineer-APQP 3/6/19--QualityUSA - FL - Malabar
Job ID: ES20190603-30397
Job Title: Sr. Supplier Quality Engineer-APQP
Location: Malabar, FL
Job Code: ES20190603-30397
This position is responsible for Quality related to suppliers and/or subcontractors of materials, products or services used in development or manufacturing.
Evaluate potential new suppliers for Quality Management System strength and maturity, as well as supplier technical capabilities.
Perform technical audits of supplier special processes to determine compliance to specification requirements.
Utilize Advanced Product Quality Planning (APQP), SPC, Predictive Quality methodologies, Potential Failure Mode and Effects Analysis, Gage R&R, problem solving methodologies, Six Sigma and Lean Concepts to drive supplier improvements.
Work with suppliers to ensure supplier compliance to contractual requirements through implementation of robust processes and procedures.
Ensure that performance and quality products conform to established company and regulatory standards.
Perform trend analysis of defects. Investigate problems and develop disposition and corrective actions for discrepancies.
Review, analyze and report on quality discrepancies related to assembly, process, mechanical, electrical, and electro-mechanical systems.
Analyze supplier performance and develop improvement plans for identified problem areas.
Provide training for quality methodologies to support supplier partnerships.
Support commodity strategies and sourcing initiatives.
Bachelor's Degree in: Industrial, Mechanical or Electrical Engineering with a minimum of 6 years' experience in supporting design, development, manufacturing and/or supplier quality activities
OR Master's Degree in: Industrial, Mechanical or Electrical Engineering with a minimum of 4 years' experience in supporting design, development, manufacturing and/or supplier quality activities
Preferred Additional Skills:
Demonstrated success in APQP deployment projects
Mechanical systems experience in machine shop environment
ASQ certification or ability to demonstrate proven results with Advanced Product Quality Planning (APQP) with suppliers
SPC, Predictive Quality methodologies, Potential Failure Mode and Effects Analysis, and problem solving methodologies
Experience implementing Advanced Product Quality Planning tools.
Ability to demonstrate strong root cause corrective action process knowledge.
Lean/Six Sigma training (Preference is certified green/black belt)
AS 9100/ISO 9001 quality system and process audit experience
Supplier Development and Engagement
Willingness to travel up to 75% percent
Strong interactive skills, written and verbal communication skills
Strong ability to focus, prioritize, and multi-task successfully to drive tasks to closure to support customer commitments and business objectives
Strong understanding of Windows environment including standard Microsoft Office tools
Ability to work effectively in a team environment.
Please be aware that many of our positions require a security clearance or the ability to obtain one. Security clearances may only be granted to U.S. citizens. In addition, applicants who accept a conditional offer of employment may be subject to government security investigation(s) and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.
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LocationUSA - FL - Malabar