Quality Supplier Engineer Plastics

East Bay, (none selected) | Direct Hire

Post Date: 01/19/2016 Job ID: 1014 Industry: General

Position: Sr. Mechanical Engineer (Supplier Engineer)





  • Provides expertise in manufacturing processes for machined metal and plastic components as well as for brittle materials (quartz, ceramic, etc.).

  • Provides Design-For-Manufacturing inputs to design engineers for machining components.

  • Ensures suppliers' manufacturing processes are in place to produce reliable products in a repeatable manner; develops and audits quality control systems.

  • Conduct supplier process audits and drive closure on improvement actions.

  • Manages suppliers and analytical labs to perform failure analyses of parts failed in the field.

  • Coordinates development activities with suppliers and product groups in developing products to meet product groups' needs.

  • Conducts supplier assessments (with emphasis on manufacturing capabilities and quality management systems) of new and existing suppliers.



  • Minimum 5 years experience in the semiconductor capital equipment field or related.

  • Experience in or knowledge of standard fabrication practices of metals and plastics as well as brittle materials and ability to read drawings (with understanding of ANSIY14.5) are required.

  • Working knowledge of SPC and FMEA is preferred.

  • BS/MS degree in a technical field listed in (but not limited to) the following: IE, ME, ChE, Chemistry, Mat Sci.

  • Strong problem solving, project management, and communication skills.

  • Able to travel as much as 10% of the time – both domestic and international.

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