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BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) Senior Quality Engineer, Supplier Quality (w/m/d) in Kelberg, Germany

Job Description Summary

As a Quality Engineer, Supplier Quality you are responsible to improve the BD Rowa product quality by reducing the defect rate of supplied parts. In this position you drive the activities to effectively improve the supplier quality.

Job Description

Position Summary

Tracking and trending of supplier complaints. You are driving the activities to support the suppliers in their effort to improve the overall supplier quality KPI. This includes root cause analysis and implementation of corrective and preventive actions using well known problem solving methodologies. Planning, performing and following up supplier audits according ISO 9001.

Key responsibilities:

  • Implementing and tracking supplier quality KPIs.

  • Define and follow up effective activities and adjust if necessary.

  • Perform Supplier Quality Risk Assessments and Classifications

  • Prepare, negotiate and implement Quality Assurance Agreements based on the supplier risk classification

  • Define requirements for First Article inspections and take part in the sample approval process in cooperation with Supply Chain and R&D

  • Analyze and Evaluate the Supplier Quality performance and take part in the supplier performance evaluation process in cooperation with the Supply Chain department

  • Assess and handle supplier change requests

  • Perform supplier audits

Professional Skills & Key Competencies

  • Experience with problem solving methods (CAPA, 8D, 5W, Ishikawa, etc.)

  • Auditing techniques

  • Strong quality awareness and attentiveness to details

  • Professional working in interdisciplinary teams

  • Communication in German and English

  • Knowledge of ERP-Systems

  • MS-Office (Word, Excel, Outlook, …)

  • Knowledge of handling measurement equipment is an advantage

Education Qualifications & Previous Experience:

  • Bachelor's or master’s degree in engineering

  • 8 years experience in quality, preferrable in supplier quality

  • Experience in an agile environment is a plus

Your Benefits

  • A responsible and varied job in the team of a market-leading and high-performance company in a global environment.

  • A familiar working atmosphere in an innovative environment where your opinion counts and a young, innovative team looking forward to your ideas.

  • Intensive and extensive induction and specific training opportunities.

  • Attractive remuneration and benefit package consisting of a bonus system, company pension scheme, employee share programme, participation in childcare costs for children not required to attend school and other social benefits.

BD Rowa has an informal working atmosphere within a global corporation where your input counts. We endeavor a long-term collaboration – hence corporate career planning throughout diverse phases of life conveys a high importance and value for us.

Primary Work Location

DEU Kelberg - Rowastrasse

Additional Locations

Work Shift

Becton, Dickinson and Company is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We do not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, creed, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, marital or domestic or civil union status, familial status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetics, disability, military eligibility or veteran status, or any other protected status.

All applicants should complete the on-line application process. BD is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities. If you require assistance or an accommodation because of a disability to participate in the application process, please call 855-BD-HELPS (855-234-3577) or email