The chosen candidate will be responsible for managing the technical relationship with a number of suppliers in the electronics commodity. The chosen candidate will form part of the Supplier Technical Assistance team within the Purchasing Department, and will be working in close liaison with other trades within the Engineering and Purchasing teams. S/he must have a proactive and assertive personality that interacts with the various team members from the different sections within the company.
The chosen candidate will be inducted in the various stages of the product realisation within the Advanced Product Quality Process (APQP) and will be responsible to monitor suppliers’ activities at the various stages in the product development leading to the Production Part Approval Process (PPAP). She/he will manage suppliers’ open issues and together with the supplier, will resolve such within the applicable project time frames. The chosen candidate will be involved in the resolution of supplier technical concerns that require hands on co-ordination and consistent monitoring until these are resolved. Whilst working closely with suppliers to improve their overall performance, the chosen candidate will be responsible for auditing supplier facility of existing and potential suppliers and for reviewing supplier’s capacity analysis.
Engineer - Supplier Technical Assistance in Malta