Supplier Quality Senior Engineer

LEM Switzerland SA

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Supplier Quality Senior Engineer

LEM - "At the Heart of Power Electronics" LEM is the market leader in providing innovative and high quality solutions for measuring electrical parameters. Its core products - current and voltage transducers - are used in a broad range of applications in drives &welding, renewable energies & power supplies, traction, high precision, conventional and green cars businesses. LEM's strategy is to exploit the intrinsic strengths of its core business, and to develop opportunities in existing and new markets with new applications. It has production plants in Beijing (China), Geneva (Switzerland), Sofia (Bulgaria) and Tokyo (Japan). With regional sales offices near its customers' locations, the company is able to offer a seamless service around the globe. LEM has been listed on the S ix Swiss Exchange since 1986 under LEHN symbol . LEM is a mid - size, global company with approximately 1'400 employees worldwide and reported sales of CHF 261.5 million in financial year 2015/16. We are looking for a Supplier Quality Senior Engineer Based in Geneva Key accountabilities : You will be the key person to act as a coordinator between LEM and our panel of material providers from Asia and Europe . You will collaborat e closely with R&D, Manufacturing, Logistic and Purchasing department of LEM to develop new suppliers and improve existing Supplier Quality performance. This will involve ensuring quality assurance requirements are met during the supplier Selecti on, managing supplier approvals and driving problem solving for rejected material. M ain Tasks : ? Conduct New Supplier Selection Assessments ? Conduct Supplier Audits and Assessments (Process and Product) and drives the action plan at the supplier site. ? Coordinate the product validation of the LEM project engineering teams. ? Ensure accurate cascade of Quality re quirements to supplier supplier at the beginning of a project. ? In charge of the process validation and the acceptance of PPAP ? Update the quality status of parts in the ERP in function of the PPAP validation and non - quality events. ? Manage the Supplier Part Change notification internally and with the suppliers. ? Manage Supplier Quality Returns process with the aim to drive Root Cause and Corrective ac tions with the suppliers ? Manage Supplier Quality Metrics in line with company targets ? Ensure best practice is adopted within the supply chain to ensure highest levels of product integrity Profile : ? Engineer diploma (HES/EPF or Equivalent) either in mechanic or electronic field ? 5+years relevant work experience, in supplier management (ideally in automotive products) ? Auditor qualification based on the quality standard is recommended ? S trong knowledge in manufacturing processes such as PCBA, plastic inj ection, cutting and magnetic annealing. ? Good technical leadership, planning and organization skills. ? Strong analytic and problem - solving skills. ? knowledge of core tools ( FMEA, SPC, MSA, APQP, PAPP ...) and Quality standard ? Experience of Improvement methodology tools (e.g. Six Sigma, Lean). ? Fluent in spoken and written English and French . Chinese can be an advantage ? Excellent knowledge of MS Office tools and at least one ERP Key personal skills : ? Self - motivated / self - starter with the ability to find creative solutions. ? Pragmatic and synthetic being ? Ability to work effectively within a team orientated environment. ? Curiosity, willingness to challenge the status quo, critical thinking ? Likes to work in an international environment and culture ? Willing to travel Date of employment : As soon as possible Please apply directly via jobup For further information, please contact Human Resources, recruit -

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