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Job Ref: 32241


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Supplier Quality Engineer


Senior/Quality Engineer

(We are keen to hear from Supplier Quality Engineers, Senior Quality Engineers, Quality Engineers)




Must have strong Automotive Supplier Quality experience



We have an exciting opportunity for a Senior/Quality Engineer to join our team in Banbury. As the Senior/Quality Engineer you will support the Purchasing & Supplier Quality Team in delivering a fully ready and approved supply of specified parts at launch & pre-launch phases of New Product Introductions.

Key requirements:

  • Daily Supplier Quality problem solving and countermeasures 8D process
  • Launch the APQP (Advanced Product Quality Planning) process with nominated suppliers for all new components, materials or sub-contract services.
  • Maintain regular APQP reviews and act upon or escalate any identified concerns.
  • Support the Supplier in ensuring that the APQP process is fully delivered.
  • Establish and communicate quality targets for suppliers.
  • Provide KPI data to demonstrate Supplier quality management.
  • Maintain and Manage Online Supplier Quality Portals.
  • Manage 3rd party inspection services and on-site suppliers

Specific skills & experience:

  • Engineering / Quality related qualifications, HND, Degree, NVQ, CQI.
  • Must have automotive supplier quality management experience and understand APQP / PPAP process.
  • Time management and prioritisation skills.
  • Strong self-motivation.
  • Be able to influence key personnel in the Supplier’s new project delivery teams.
  • Be able to understand Specifications and Quality deliverables.
  • Be able to construct status reports (data management) and initiate corrective actions.
  • Management reporting.
  • Competence in Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint is essential.
  • Full driving licence and availability to travel to suppliers including those in Europe.

Please click on the “apply” link to be considered for the Senior/Quality Engineer vacancy.

Cartisian Technical Recruitment are a specialist recruitment agency sourcing engineers for Automation, Scientific Technologies, Automotive, General Engineering & Manufacturing sectors.

UK office: Central Boulevard, Blythe Valley Business Park, Solihull, UK.

Continental Europe office: River Garden, Rohanske Nabrezi, Prague, CZ