Work with the internal teams to develop full bloom of supplier quality related processes, including but not limit to the followings:
Qualifying suppliers, Auditing
Approving first articles
Managing suppliers with issues
Warranty and claims with suppliers
Conduct detailed appraisal/approval activities and make supplier selection, recommendations commensurate with business needs. Take ownership for follow-up action required to raise supplier's capability to required standards.
On specific projects, work closely with operating companies New Product Development teams and supplier alike to facilitate the on-time/on-spec/on-cost launch of new products. Such activity would include supervision of process capability studies, process FMEA, first-article inspection and performance/finish test, and preparation the approval packages.
In the case of new or re-sourced product, or following process change or quality issue, maintain presence at supplier's facility to audit both process and final product quality prior to shipment.
Familiar with the local supplier base in China/Asia and build effective relationship.
Act as first line of defense in region in the event of quality or supply issue.
Move rapidly to contain problem, establish recovery plan and expedite corrective action.
Developing suppliers’ score card to track suppliers’ performance.
Bachelor degree in engineering or mechanical field.
Technical background with at least 5 years of experience in supplier quality and supplier development fields.
Fluent English in both speaking and writing.
Solid skills in Microsoft office tools.
Rich quality management experiences and leadership.
Good understanding and experience in operational process management.
Six-sigma / lean Green Belt is preferred.
Familiar with PCBA or Assembly knowledge, machinery or metal industry and QC tools.
Good communication and interpersonal skills.
Leading Customer quality service experiences for multi-national customers.