Supplier Quality Engineer II

Cerritos, California

Posted in Manufacturing and Production

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The Supplier Quality Engineer (SQE) will provide quality function leadership to the Purchasing Team and Value Stream Quality Engineers and Technicians as required in the area of supplier performance. The SQE will be responsible for approving, developing, managing and auditing suppliers to ensure they meet all flow down requirements. Goal is to improve and maintain supplier performance including on time delivery and quality in accordance with CarlisleIT quality system based on compliance to ISO 9001, AS9100 and ISO 14001 as required.


* Evaluate supplier performance to ensure the supplier meets all requirements and does impact CarlisleIT performance to our customers
* Apply problem-solving techniques and cross functional activities to resolve significant problem.
* Supplier selection through:

* Compliance Audits
* Evaluating capability studies
* Monitoring overall supplier performance
* Maintaining Quality Assurance activities such as Quality Plans, Validations, PPAP, Procedures and Specifications to current requirements

* Participate in ISO 9001, AS9100, and ISO 14001 activities as determined by Quality Management
* Evaluate manufacturing, product problems and field complaints for opportunities to improve manufacturing, product performance and field service
* Conduct and/or participate in activities such as Design and Process FMEA's, Design of Experiments, Process/Product Capability Studies, Product Liability Meetings, etc
* Development of Quality Strategic Planning, Defining or Developing - Cost of Quality, Future Role of Quality, Measuring Quality, etc.
* Ensure customer contract review quality requirements are flowed down and can be met by the supplier
* Interact directly with suppliers on quality-related topics and assist Purchasing as needed with supplier development
* Monitor supplier quality performance, including on-time delivery and quality defects, and drive improvement activities by leading 8D problem-solving meetings.
* Lead Root Cause Analysis, Corrective Action, and Preventive Action (CAPA) process with Supplier, Internal, and Customer nonconformances.
* Provide leadership and direction to Quality Engineering Technicians
* Regular and predictable on-site attendance
* Responsible for Material Review Board (MRB) disposition

*Other duties may be assigned*


The physical demands described here 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.

* Regular sitting, standing, and walking throughout the day to accomplish tasks
* Occasional sitting
* Manual and finger dexterity used regularly with some repetitive finger motions, and required usage of both hands as needed
* Lifting and carrying up to 25 pounds, occasionally up to 50 pounds
* Specific vision abilities include close and distance vision; able to identify colors, small letters and numbers; hand/eye coordination, depth perception and able to adjust focus
* Hearing and speaking
* Other conditions may include frequent reaching, stretching, pushing, pulling, pinching, grasping, gripping, and crouching or stooping
* This position may/may not require passing annual eye testing as required by customers for production activities. If required, exams will be provided by a medically qualified/trained person and shall be paid for by the company


The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Work is performed in a normal office environment with minimal physical risks involved. The noise level in the work environment is low to moderate.


Carlisle Interconnect Technologies is dedicated to identifying and reducing the environmental impact of its operations, activities, and products. It is our commitment to comply with all applicable laws and other regulatory requirements concerning the environment. We are committed to preventing pollution and continually improving our environmental performance in all of our global operations. This will be achieved through a comprehensive Environmental Management System that provides the framework for setting and reviewing environmental objectives and targets of Carlisle Interconnect Technologies.


* Clear ANSI Z87.1 safety rated glasses are required for the job when in the manufacturing areas


This position includes access or potential access to ITAR and/or EAR technical data. Therefore, candidates will need to qualify as a US Person which is defined as a US Citizen, or a Permanent Resident (Green Card Holder).


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To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential job function satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

* Experience working in Aerospace and/or Medical Parts Manufacturing Approval environment
* Excellent personal computing skills, particularly Microsoft Office and 3D CAD Software (Pro/E or SolidWorks)
* Prioritize and perform multiple tasks in a high pace, rapidly changing and responsive environment
* Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Able to effectively communicate with all levels of personnel
* Communicate with other associates and provided training as required
* Able to read and interpret technical engineering drawings, specifications and other engineering documentation
* Certified Six Sigma Black Belt preferred
* Outstanding organizational and planning skills and experience with managing multiple deadlines at once
* Analyze supplier capabilities, develop and maintain supplier quality metrics
* Perform supplier quality system audits, and provide support for supplier quality system improvements
* Issue, review, and manage supplier corrective action requests
* Self-starter that is able to work extended hours as required to satisfy customer deadlines


* B.S. Degree and experience.
* Five years' experience in Supplier Quality Engineering in a manufacturing environment.
* Previous experience of Quality Assurance Systems and Applications, such as ISO 9001, AS9100, ISO 13485 or equivalent


Must maintain industry certifications as applicable to position and value stream that is supported


Ability to read, write, speak and understand English.

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled

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