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Role Summary: The Supplier Quality Engineer is responsible for defined work or projects with moderate complexity. In this role you will follow an individual work plan, meet day-to-day short-term objectives and resolve issues through immediate action or short-term planning.
In addition you will :
Provide leadership to drive growth in business cooperation between GE and supplier base
Act as the technical focal point for supplier activities directed toward process control and quality assurance of business components
Establish a structured approach for consistency and adherence to quality procedures and requirements
Work closely with various divisions of Infrastructure businesses to conduct First Piece Qualification (FPQ), quality surveillance, and capacity audits
Assist in the supplier approval process including manufacturing, technology, and Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) risk analysis
Track and work on Request For Quotation (RFQ's) and new business opportunities
Drive continuous improvement of supplier’s quality, cycle, and delivery performance through Six Sigma
Work closely with Sourcing, Manufacturing, and Engineering to eliminate roadblocks and communication barriers that may affect quality and delivery requirements
Bachelor's degree from an accredited university or college (or a high school diploma / GED with a minimum of 4 years of experience in Sourcing)
ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS :
Willingness and ability to travel as necessary
This role is restricted to U.S. persons (i.e., U.S. citizens, permanent residents, and other protected individuals under the Immigration and Naturalization Act, 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3)) due to access to export-controlled technology. GE will require proof of status prior to employment
Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen
Strong organizational skills
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
Prior experience in interpretation of blueprints / specifications, metrology, and manufacturing process planning / evaluation
Ability to work in cross-functional, global team environment
Strong oral and written communication skills
Strong interpersonal and leadership skills
Six Sigma training is preferred (GE employees only)
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