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Supplier Quality Engineer

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Medtronic Inc. North Haven , CT 06473

Posted 4 months ago

Careers that Change Lives

The Supplier Quality Engineer is the key participant in maintaining compliance and driving process improvement in the supplier quality area. This role works closely with cross-functional teams across departments including management levels to ensure we are doing business with high-quality suppliers and providing appropriate feedback to our suppliers.

A Day in the Life

POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES MAY INCLUDE THE FOLLOWING AND OTHER DUTIES MAY BE ASSIGNED:

  • Monitors supplier performance, and initiates corrective actions, as required.

  • Perform statistical analysis of process data; interpret, compile and organize results and reports.

  • Ensures that all tasks are conducted in accordance with Quality System procedures.

  • Drive the resolution of non-conformances directly with the supplier to reduce reoccurrence

  • Travel to associated Medtronic Manufacturing facilities and Suppliers in support of projects.

  • Executes short and long-term objectives for the sub-set function (i.e. Supplier Owned Quality, Go Green, and integration programs)

  • Active participant regarding suppliers for improvement projects to ensure compliance to product specifications, customer requirements and quality systems requirements defined by Medtronic, the FDA and other regulatory authorities.

MUST HAVE: MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor's degree, preferably in Engineering, sciences or other technical field.

  • 3+ years quality assurance / supplier quality engineering preferred

  • Experience with Minitab or similar statistical analysis tools

  • Experience with Geometric Dimensional and Tolerancing (GD&T) and the ability to read blueprints

  • Computer knowledge and experience with Microsoft Office

  • Excellent oral and written skills

  • Strong attention to detail

  • Ability to work cross functionally and communicated effectively

EDUCATION REQUIRED:

  • BS/MS in Science or Engineering.

YEARS OF EXPERIENCE:

  • 2+ years of experience in a manufacturing environment with a Bachelor's Degree

SPECIALIZED SKILLS OR EXPERIENCE:

  • PPAP Process

  • MSA Process Knowledge

  • Basic Metrology Knowledge

NICE TO HAVE

  • Six Sigma Black Belt and/or Lean Manufacturing certification preferred.

About Medtronic

Together, we can change healthcare worldwide. At Medtronic, we push the limits of what technology, therapies and services can do to help alleviate pain, restore health and extend life. We challenge ourselves and each other to make tomorrow better than yesterday. It is what makes this an exciting and rewarding place to be.

We want to accelerate and advance our ability to create meaningful innovations - but we will only succeed with the right people on our team. Let's work together to address universal healthcare needs and improve patients' lives. Help us shape the future.

Physical Job Requirements

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees assigned to this position, but they are not an exhaustive list of all the required responsibilities and skills of this position.

The physical demands described within the Day in the Life section of this job description are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


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Supplier Quality Engineer

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