Senior Supplier Quality Engineer

Emerson Electric

Primary Location

India-Tamil Nadu-Chennai

Job Function

Supply Chain & Logistics

Job Posting Date

May 23, 2018, 11:39:06 AM

Position Summary:


The Senior Supplier Quality Engineer is responsible for :

Improving supplier quality , delivery, and lead-time  

Developing and managing projects identified for New Product development and Supplier Improvement.  . (Supply chain improvement projects may include supplier risk mitigation, regionalization and/or cost containment ).

Jigs and Fixtures Validation control at Supplier’s end.

Resolve Supplier Corrective Action Reports (SCAR), major Quality issues and upload documents in database.

Carry out Supplier Audit as per Emerson Supplier Audit checklist (ESAC), identify gaps, prepare Action register to close them  and track implementation.

Make recommendation on supplier inclusion to personnel handling commercials (Sourcing Engineer, Commodity Manager, Supply Chain Manager) after assessing robustness of supplier’s systems through ESAC audit.

Lead design / technical review prior to bidding / post award to give clarity to supplier on critical dimensions, performance parameters, material specification, method of measurement etc to enable them to supply products with reliable and consistent quality

Disposition of  First Article (FA) approvals  and documents required, review of FA and time line & Pilot run follow up through Gate Process. Train suppliers if necessary.

Track performance of suppliers under development through Gated process


Identify Supplier training needs and Conduct  training .


Conduct Process Audit at Supplier’s end and drive continuous improvement


Participate in Supplier Business reviews


Performs any other tasks as assigned by direct Supervisor or Management.


Properly maintain FA Documents in Share point and also a hard copy in the Office File.

Education / Knowledge / Skills / Abilities:


Bachelor degree in Mechanical/Metallurgic/Manufacturing Engineering.


At least 5 years of prior experience in similar roles or background as Quality Engineer.


Good communication skills and project management ability


Be familiar with quality systems and management tools/modules such as ISO 9001, TS16949 ( PFMEA, Control Plan, SPC charts, PPAP, etc.) and 7 QC tools.


Good command over English (written/oral)


Responsible and Reliable to get the work done.


Identify problems proactively instead of waiting for the damage to occur, take lead in resolving the problem


Willing to travel in India  and abroad


Good inter personal, analytical and Problem solving skills as this position needs to work closely with Local and Global  Procurement teams apart from Quality, Engineering and Materials groups


Strong  Project management skills


Ability to work effectively with all levels of management


Ability to comprehend and interpret engineering drawings, quality systems requirements and customer specifications


Ability to understand component requirements and communicate requirements to suppliers


Experience with multiple facets of manufacturing of components (Investment casting, sand casting, Powder coating, Painting, machining, stamping, )


Personal computer with knowledge of Microsoft Office products, Excel, Word and Project


Trilingual – English / Tamil / preferred – Hindi added advantage 

About Emerson
Imagine being surrounded by intelligent, driven, and passionate innovators all working toward the same goal—to create groundbreaking solutions that leave our world in a better place than we found it. Emerson is a global technology and engineering company providing innovative solutions for customers in industrial, commercial, and residential markets.

Our Emerson Automation Solutions business helps process, hybrid, and discrete manufacturers maximize production, protect personnel and the environment while optimizing their energy and operating costs. Our Emerson Commercial and Residential Solutions business helps ensure human comfort and health, protect food quality and safety, advance energy efficiency, and create sustainable infrastructure.

A dynamic environment is what you’ll discover at Emerson, a Fortune 500 company with $14.5 billion in sales and 155 manufacturing locations worldwide. Together, we’re changing the world, and we have all the resources to help you achieve your professional goals.

Whether you’re an established professional looking for a career change, an undergraduate student exploring options, or recently received your MBA degree, you’ll find a variety of opportunities at Emerson. Join our team and start your journey today.

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