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Supplier Quality Engineer at Flex in Manchester, Connecticut

Posted in Engineering 30+ days ago.

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Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

Flex is a leading sketch-to-scale™ solutions company that designs and builds intelligent products for a connected world. With more than 200,000 professionals across 30 countries and a promise to help make the world Live Smarter™, the company provides innovative design, engineering, manufacturing, real-time supply chain insight and logistics services to companies of all sizes in various industries and end-markets. For more information please visit our careers page at


  • Industry: Electrical / Electronic Manufacturing

  • Type: Public Company


  • Headquarters: 2 Changi South Lane, Singapore, 486123

  • Company Size: 10,001+ employees

  • Website:

Job Description

The Supplier Quality Engineer will be based in Manchester, CT.  The Supplier Quality Engineer is responsible for supplier development in a manufacturing or service process, and works with suppliers to continuously improve performance, implement process controls and develop quality assurance plans.

We are looking for someone who demonstrates:

  • Intense collaboration

  • Passionate customer focus

  • Thoughtful, fast, disciplined execution

  • Tenacious commitment to continuous improvement

  • Relentless drive to win

Here is a glimpse of what you’ll do:

  • Support and advance the Flex Supplier Management System. This will include supplier qualification standards and time period to achieve objectives.

  • Develop and maintain supplier rating system per Flex corporate standard.

  • Develop a supplier audit schedule based upon supplier ratings.

  • Perform supplier audits per audit schedule.

  • Develop and implement methods and procedures for disposition of discrepant material from suppliers and devise methods to assess cost and responsibility.

  • Assist with development and implementation of supplier quality audits specific to a part, mold and/or automation equipment.

  • Manage and issue Supplier Corrective Actions as warranted, including follow-up and Preventative Actions.

  • Direct suppliers engaged in measuring and testing product and tabulating data concerning materials, product or process quality and reliability.

  • Support Quality Engineers and Program Managers with customer interfaces as necessary on supplier quality related issues.

  • Assure data availability and integrity for all quality related data. Consolidate and report quality results obtained from the supplier.

  • Responsible for supporting suppliers in developing, applying, revising and maintaining quality standards / records for processing materials into partially finished or finished products.

Here is some of what you’ll need (required):

  • 1-2 years of experience managing supplier corrective actions

  • Strong knowledge of highly regulated ISO standards (medical, automotive or aerospace industries)

  • Ability to write routing reports and correspondence

Here are a few of our preferred experiences:

  • Medical manufacturing experience

  • Experience with supplier audits

Here are a few examples of what you’ll get for the great work you provide:

  • Full range of medical benefits, dental, vision

  • Life Insurance

  • Matching 401K

  • PTO

  • Tuition Reimbursement

  • Employee discounts at local retailers

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