Supplier Quality Engineer

Posted 18 June 2024
Job type Permanent
Contact NameJamie Brewer

Job description


We are working with a medical equipment manufacturer seeking a Supplier Quality Engineer to join their team. Their product line focuses on small-scale surgical tools for specific procedures. You will be responsible for supporting the quality system and supplier/incoming quality.


This role will offer you

  • Working with class III technology assisting with life-saving surgical procedures.
  • Tenured company history of unique product - market frontrunner for product line.
  • Annual Bonus + 401(k).


You will be responsible for

  • Work with suppliers and the Purchasing department to address quality issues with raw materials and components.
  • Make use of statistical techniques, risk analysis, Gage R&R, etc.
  • Solve problems using Cause & Effect diagrams, FMEA, Root Cause Analysis, etc.
  • Perform Corrective Actions and Non-conformance assessments.
  • Perform supplier audits as well as internal audits.
  • Support Incoming Inspection.
  • Review Work Instructions, Quality Plans, FMEAs, specifications, drawings, quality systems and analysis trends.
  • Participate in and lead continual improvement projects.
  • Travel up to 25% required.


You will bring the following

  • 3-5 years in a relevant position + BS in an engineering capacity.
  • Experience in regulated, relevant environments (FDA 21 CFR Part 820, ISO 13485, ISO 14971, etc.).
  • At least 5 years of experience working with suppliers in the medical device is preferred.
  • Experience with supplier audits and supplier management.
  • Lean manufacturing and 6-Sigma certification is a plus.