Supplier Development Engineer Sheet Metal Forging (m/w) - München

Ihre Aufgaben:

  • Improve actively and continuously performance of worldwide suppliers.
  • Expert for certain manufacturing technologies responsible for assessing and developing suppliers that are strategic for the category (selection, classification, supplier development, supplier release).
  • Performs Technical Assessments, VDA6.3, Product Safety Audits of new supplier in the category.
  • Responsible to improve and ensure compliance of global supplier portfolio with Quality Standards and Requirements (ISO/TS 16949/ ISO 14001/QMPP/Corporate Responsibility)
  • Lead function for strategic category supplier development activities: Establish measures and timeline for the suppliers to be developed together with the SQDs and ensure consistent execution of actions (monitoring and tracking).
  • Drives and executes implementation of improvement measures at suppliers to reduce rejects, re-work, scrap and thus improving quality and reducing costs.
  • Leads quality related task-force activities for critical suppliers in escalation process.
  • Assess and improve supplier technology related Q-Problems upon request of SQD for series suppliers.
  • Willingness to travel 30%-40%

Social skills:

  • Analytical skills
  • Responsibility & Reliability
  • Self Management (Targets, Time, Content) and Teamwork
  • Interpersonal & Intercultural Competence
  • Persistence & Assertiveness

Ihre Qualifikationen:

  • Master Degree in Engineering, Industrial Engineering or equivalent
  • German & English – fluent
  • Min. 5 years of professional experience as supplier quality developer or process engineer (preferably in the automotive or machine building industry)
  • Product and manufacturing technology know-how in the specific Category Stamping/Machining/Forging
  • Know-how and Experience in analyzing and optimizing the Category specific processes
  • Experience in applying the suited quality- and problem-solving methods and tools
  • Experience in VDA2 and Project Management
  • ISO/TS16949; IATF16949, VDA 6.3 (cert. of an auditor qualification e.g., based on EOQ systems) and PSA Audit Know-How
  • Lean Manufacturing and Robust Process know-how (5-S, TPM, Poka-Yoke,…)
  • Negotiation Skills

If you can offer the theoretical knowledge necessary for a position as a Supplier Development Engineer Sheet Metal Forging and you can see yourself in our job offer, then we look forward to receiving your application.