SUPPLIER DEVELOPMENT ENGINEER

We are looking for

An organized, structured and rigorous person with very good negotiation and communication skills. Someone curious and technology driven, autonomous and proactive.

we offer you

  • A challenging position in an open and dynamic midsized employer within an international environment.
  • Competitive compensation with great working conditions in a modern and innovative high-tech company.
  • A long-term commitment and the opportunity to develop a rewarding career.

Your mission

  • Lead the product qualification phase in the sourcing process.
  • Discuss, clarify and achieve the technical feasibility with the suppliers of the products concerned.
  • Actively support the “Detail Design Review” highlighting technical and process difficulties. Understand the cost drivers and propose alternative solutions.
  • Release the product control plan and define the control level internally and at the supplier’s site.
  • Define and release purchasing specification.
  • Perform supplier audits.
  • Deal with supplier norm requirements (RoHS, REACH, TSCA, etc.).
  • Assure production continuity on a daily basis for purchased components and supplier quality concerns.
  • Act proactively with the other departments, having a clear overview on the milestones projects.
  • Support procurement, collaborate with Quality Control, provide solutions to rework parts, etc.
  • Establish collaboration with suppliers to guarantee a competitive and long-term relationship.
  • Write 8D reports for customers when supplier issues are concerned.

Your profile

  • Bachelor or master's degree in mechanical or industrial engineering.
  • At least three years’ experience in similar positions.
  • Knowledge of the main production technologies (ex. precision machinery, stamping, etc.) and metrology.
  • Fluent written and spoken English.
  • Excellent negotiation and interpersonal skills.
  • Good and reliable communicator both verbally and in writing.
  • Cross-functional / cultural team player.
  • Passion for driving continuous improvements.

Do you want to take up this challenge?

We look forward to receiving your application! Please complete the online form, following the link: Apply here