QSC is searching for a Supplier Quality Manager will be a working manager and will lead a team of supplier quality engineers responsible to assure outgoing quality from our network of international suppliers (currently China, Taiwan, and Indonesia.)
Lead and develop an effective supplier quality management function.
Able to travel without restriction to China, Taiwan, and Indonesia required.
Plan and organize work activities and lead staff to execute tasks to assure quality at suppliers. Determine process readiness, measure and improve process capability, and measure and improve process effectiveness.
Develop and maintain standardized processes for measuring, reporting, and improving supplier quality performance.
Develop and maintain standardized processes for supplier auditing, including process auditing and finished-goods auditing.
Establish processes, plans, and schedules to support supplier-proposed process changes
Contact window and first-responder for supplier process failures
Develop and implement process performance criteria to evaluate the readiness of new products to move from New Product Introduction status to Sustaining Production status.
Perform other duties as assigned.
B.S. degree in a technical discipline (ME, EE, or Industrial Engineering with a specialty in Quality, preferred)
Working knowledge of key quality subject matter elements:
Problem identification and solving tools
Quality audits and corrective action processes
Process failure modes and effects analysis
Process performance and process capability
Understanding and interpretation of drawings and specifications
Process control design
Minimum 5-years’ experience managing supplier quality performance at contract manufacturers desired. (Contract manufacturers could include system assembly manufacturers and/or design and build manufacturers.)
Experienced with process control practices in the following types of operations desired: PCBA assembly, plastic injection molding, sheet metal fabrication, wood cabinet fabrication, system assembly, and test.
Professionalaudio industry with transducer experience is a plus.