sta supplier development engineer in gaydon

10 January 2019
april payne, randstad cpe
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gaydon, west midlands
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We are currently looking for a Supplier Development Engineer to work for a prestigious car manufacturer that is one of the most advanced operations of its kind in the world.

The Supplier Development Engineer will be responsible for developing and delivering quality disciplines relating to vehicle and component design, development and launch for all future vehicles.

Key Responsibilities and Tasks:

In the manufacturing plant, the engineers bring new products into production through the development of parts, vehicle and supply base. The engineers also work closely with the company's manufacturing colleagues and monitor the success of the end product via our After Sales and network of dealerships worldwide. This ensures a wide ranging and absorbing job experience.

* Manage the delivery of off tool, off process 100% accurate parts and final part approval for responsible commodities through Part Approval Process.
* Use of automotive engineering quality tools (i.e.DFMEA, PFMEA, PPAP, APQP, 8D)
* Confirm supplier manufacturing capacity status and ensure no negative impact to supply and quality during new model launch.
* Work closely with our supply base to define improvement plans.
* Drive quality history reviews and campaign prevention related activities to ensure no repeat issues from previous models.
* Agree the vehicle and parts quality requirement with PD, programme, manufacturing and suppliers to exceed customer expectations.

Qualifications and Experience:

* Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to work in teams of various sizes, across all areas and influence the delivery of those teams.
* Knowledge of Quality Tools and techniques for design.
* Proven ability to lead cross functional team meetings and define clear improvement action plans.

If this role is of interest to yourself, and matches your skills sets and experience then please click apply below to submit your CV. Please ensure your up to date contact details are on your CV before applying.

Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.





educational requirements

BSc mechanical enginering