Supplier Quality Engineer

General Electric - Florence, SC4.1

Full-timeEstimated: $70,000 - $100,000 a year
EducationSkills
Role Summary:
Responsible for driving exceptional product quality for the patient safety, customer value beyond expectations, regulatory assurance, and optimized Cost of Quality for GEHC. This is a key technical position, affecting part quality for both installed base and NPI parts.

Essential Responsibilities:
Improve supplier quality performance for assigned suppliers via Quality Plan implementation
Approve supplier selection through robust qualification processes.
Assure supplier compliance to GEHC QMS and regulatory requirements through supplier monitoring process
Develop positive relationships and work closely with Global Sourcing Leaders and Modality Sourcing Leaders to manage and implement supplier/engineering changes, New Product Introductions, and transfers.

Interface with Suppliers, Engineering, Service, Manufacturing and Sourcing to drive Quality improvements that minimize the Costs of Quality, specifically Failed on Arrival/Install (FOA/FOI) issues, Field Failures, and Factory defects.

Assure Corrective and Preventive Action plans are developed and executed at assigned suppliers in compliance with the CAPA process.

All other duties as assigned by manager.

Qualifications/Requirements:
Bachelor's Degree in an engineering or technical discipline (or non-technical degree with 5 years of experience in manufacturing, engineering or quality assurance experience, or an Associate's Degree with 15 years of manufacturing, engineering, or quality assurance experience).
Proficiency with Microsoft Excel spreadsheet development and analysis
Effective problem solving, root-cause analytical skills to lead and influence others to drive change (cross-functionally and globally

Desired Characteristics:
Ability to effectively communicate within all levels of the organization ;
Demonstrated collaboration, negotiation & conflict resolution skills.

Excellent oral communication & report-writing skills.

About Us:
GE Healthcare provides transformational medical
technologies and services to meet the demand for increased access, enhanced quality and more affordable
healthcare around the world. GE works on things that matter - great people and technologies taking on tough
challenges. From medical imaging, software & IT, patient monitoring and diagnostics to drug discovery,
biopharmaceutical manufacturing technologies and performance improvement solutions, GE Healthcare helps
medical professionals deliver great healthcare to their patients.
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Locations: United States; South Carolina; Florence
GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening.