BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) Sr. Supplier Quality Engineer in San Diego, California
Job Description Summary
Work with suppliers to establish and maintain controlled manufacturing processes utilizing PFMEA.
Work with suppliers to establish control methods suitable to the nature of the parts they supply.
Leads teams and manage product focus groups working with suppliers.
Work with suppliers on measurement methodologies.
Build relationships with suppliers to ensure all levels of manufacturing understand BD requirements.
Responsible for supporting Development/Operations Engineering and manufacturing to resolve technical issues and implement corrective and preventive action.
Drive continuous improvement efforts, through facilitating, leading, and collaborating with cross functional teams including BD and Suppliers.
Responsible for reporting of quality trends and information to management on the performance of suppliers.
Traveling is approximately 25%-40%.
Demonstrated ability to lead, acknowledge, develop, communicate & implement a strategies for developing new suppliers.
Work with supplier to establish a structured approach for consistency and adherence to quality procedures and requirements.
Follow up non-conformances during-process inspection, pre-shipment inspection, quality complaints from internal customers, product returns and safety recalls. Identify / drive root cause analysis, corrective action and preventive action implementation.
Participate in Quality Audits as a process subject matter expert.
Work Closely with QA team to manage suppliers to ensure the product quality
Bachelor's degree and minimum 5 year experience is required; an engineering degree is required,.
Experience with managing quality in the production of PCB, PCBA, and electro-mechanical assemblies. Having a familiarity with plastic molding and metal forming processes, connectors, wires, and harnesses is a plus.
Direct experience with supplier producing parts in a regulatory environment (i.e. GMPs, ISO13485, 21 CFR Part 20, EN46001, etc.) preferred.
Must have knowledge of Quality Engineering discipline, including statistics.
Strong working knowledge of DMAIC \Six Sigma problem solving process. Belt certified a big plus.
Competent in Process Audit, CAPA, PPAP, Equipment Validation.
Candidate must have high energy and lots of stamina. Must be a team player, and have a strong work ethic.
Must have good communication skills.
Candidate must be able to work autonomously and independently.
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.
Primary Work LocationUSA CA - San Diego TC Bldg C&D
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.