Supplier Quality Engineer

About the Role

Shanghai Shi
EVP Global Functions
Business Unit
Strategic Procurement
Full / Part time
Experience Level
Experienced Professional
Job Family: SCM-Procurement 
Location: China
Mode of employment: Full time only

What are my responsibilities?
Supplier Qualification – support on-boarding of new suppliers by performing supplier capability analysis and assessment of supplier risk
Lead Product and Process Qualification of suppliers providing components/systems for SE GS Business Area with focus on Gas Services components. Main commodities - Forgings, machining etc. 
Supplier Development – initiate and implement supplier quality improvement measures
Plan & Implement Supplier Quality Assurance measures during entire supplier lifecycle (qualification + ongoing business) to ensure Supply Chain Resiliency
Support root cause analysis, corrective and preventive measures at supplier for quality issues
Utilize Risk Management Methodologies to avoid quality issues at supply base
Support product development of new/revised components to ensure manufacture-ability & source-ability and provide technical evaluation of design changes as input to cost impact analysis
Highlight opportunities for Innovation & Improvement – externally at supplier via technical developments / best practices / industry standards and internally via process improvements / optimization / digitalization
Active member supporting Procurement and Business initiatives - Localization, Local 4 Global, Sourcing Strategy Development and Sustainability

What do I need to qualify for this job?
Experience as design engineer, quality engineer or manufacturing engineer required.  Practical manufacturing experience with forgings and/or machining preferred.
Working experience in technical functions in the Energy, Oil & Gas or related industry - preferred.
Bachelor’s degree, or higher, in engineering related major. 
Initiative, results oriented and strong analytical thinking. Experience working in a global environment.
Strong written and verbal communication skills in English.
Familiarity with root cause analysis and other quality & risk management methodologies
Willingness to travel ~30%.
Project Management Experience preferred

What else do I need to know?
At Siemens Energy, we value diversity as the inclusion of and collaboration of different thinking, background, experience, expertise and individual qualities across all organization levels and dimensions. We encourage and support our employees to develop their personal skills and strengths, regardless of gender identity, nationality, age, religious beliefs etc. We believe diversity strengthens our innovative capacity, unleashes the potential of Siemens’ employees and thereby directly contributes to our business success.