- Assembly Experience
- Quality Management
- Mechanical Knowledge
- Six Sigma Certification
- Certified Quality Engineer
When you’re part of the team at Thermo Fisher Scientific, you’ll do important work, like helping customers in finding cures for cancer, protecting the environment or making sure our food is safe. Your work will have real-world impact, and you’ll be supported in achieving your career goals.
How will you make an impact?
In this key role, you will support the processes for qualifying new suppliers, analyze and improve supplier performance, implement corrective actions or quality plans internally as well as at the supplier to prevent repeat non-conformances using a variety of Quality Tools.
What will you do?
Maintain and report meaningful supplier performance metrics to demonstrate the effectiveness of the supplier quality process and advising management of potential risks and make recommendations.
Work closely with the Purchasing Team to select, qualify and develop suppliers by performing initial and periodic follow-up assessments/audits and assess suppliers against robust qualification requirements.
Ensure the Supplier Quality function operates according to procedures and provides direction to other departments. .
Review and approves supplier records including but not exclusive to: contracts, quality plans, change requests, CAPAs, NCRs, verification and validation protocols and reports.
Act as Lead Auditor during supplier audits. Ensure management of supplier audits from planning to completion.
Manage FAI (First Article Inspection) Process to ensure compliance to TFS requirements.
Participate in design changes related to supplier provided materials.
Drive continuous improvement with procedures, policies and quality assurance methodologies including but not exclusive to: new material qualification, end of life materials/components, product development process, supplier requests for material changes and sustaining engineering.
Support the suppliers to ensure that products and processes comply with the relevant requirements
Support Quality Management Team in establishing, implementing, and maintaining the quality management system for ISO 9001:2015.
Participate in the New Product Introduction process to assist with validation and test of critical components.
Thorough understanding of ISO/QSRs and the ability to apply the knowledge to the business to ensure compliance to the regulations.
Aware of and comply with TFS and associated Quality Manuals, regulatory requirements and most current world class best practices for the effective management and continuous improvement of supplier quality.
Participate in PPI (Practical Process Improvement) and projects to support achievement of business metrics to drive improvement to the quality of our products and processes within Thermo Fisher Scientific but also at our key suppliers.
Perform all job duties consistent with the Thermo Fisher Scientific Code of Ethics and the 4-I values
Ability to travel up to 25% on an annual basis.
How will you get here?
B.S. Electrical or Optical Engineering required
Minimum of 5 years’ experience in Supplier Quality Management
Ability to focus on continual improvement practices using causal analysis tools to drive corrective and preventive actions.
Must be a team player with strong interpersonal skills.
Must be able to read and interpret engineering drawings
Software Validation Experience required
Strong knowledge in Printed Circuit Board Assembly and IPC-610 experience required
Electro Mechanical Test Development Experience required
Strong communication skills.
ISO auditor training and certification preferred
Lean Six Sigma Green or Black Belt certified preferred.
Effective problem solving, root cause analytical skills to lead and influence others to drive change (cross-functionally and globally)
ASQ Certified Quality Engineer a plus
Extensive ISO9001:2015 experience / auditor or lead auditor trained
This position has not been approved to provide relocation assistance
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