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Supplier Quality Engineer (m/f/d)

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent in Engineering (Chemical)
  • 5+ years' experience in an engineering, quality assurance and / or manufacturing supplier quality environment including audits and long-term corrective action implementation
  • ISO 13485 Lead Auditor Certification preferred
  • Lean Six Sigma training and certification preferred
  • Expert skills in quality tools - i.e. supplier assessments, First Article Inspections (FAI), Failure Modes Effects Analysis (FMEA), 8D Problem Solving, Root-Cause Analysis, Corrective Action, Mistake Proofing and Process Control
  • Maintain accurate supplier quality records, certifications and database records as well as Approved Vendor List (AVL) integrity
  • Monitor supplier quality performance by tracking product defects, delivery failures and other recorded incidents involving the supplier's failure to meet requirements
  • Plan, execute and document regular and routine supplier quality audits as well as potential new supplier in support of the Global Supplier Audit Program (GSAP)
  • Lead Supplier Risk Assessment Program (SRAP) and follow up on mitigation plan - identifies root cause of suppliers' quality failures and partners with them to problem solve
  • Drive Supplier Corrective Actions Preventive Actions (S-CAPA) process - receives, reviews and may approve supplier's quality improvement action plan
  • Investigates, analyzes defect trends and resolves supplier quality problems and lead supplier performance improvement projects to increase the supplier capability of consistently meeting Bio-Rad's requirements (projects may include process analysis, value stream mapping, process capability and throughput analysis, 6-Sigmas, 5S and Kaizen events)
  • Reports supplier performance and quality to management

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Bio-Rad Medical Diagnostics GmbH
63303 Dreieich