Supplier Quality Engineer

Unomedical s.r.o.

Place of work
Priemyselný park 3, Michalovce
Contract type
Start date
by agreement
Wage (gross)
1 000 EUR/monthminimum 1000€ / monthly (depending on experiences and quality of the candidate) + quarterly bonus and other benefits in compliance with social benefit program of the company

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

Position Summary:
• The Supplier Quality Engineer (SQE) is responsible for planning, coordinating and directing Supplier Quality Management activities as related to the manufacturing commodities.
• Your responsibilities will include initial selection/approval of new suppliers, ongoing new parts sourcing from approved suppliers, supplier quality performance monitoring/reporting, and the deployment of corrective/improvement actions.

Essential Functions:
• Develop, implement and maintain a comprehensive Supplier Quality Management process to ensure acceptable quality and cost of purchased materials, components and/or services.
• Provide subject matter support to other internal functions (projects, manufacturing, engineering, supply chain) in the selection, approval and sustaining of Suppliers/Contract Manufacturers, including but not limited to initial evaluation and quality/process audits, while assisting new product introductions as well as volume manufacturing operations.
• Monitor Supplier/Contract Manufacturer Quality Performance to identify opportunities for improvement and coordinate the implementation of continuous improvement initiatives at suppliers/contract manufacturers.
• Facilitate the deployment of corrective and preventive actions (CAPA) in response to internal quality issues as well as customer complaints through the coordination of cross-functional teams.
• Lead team of Quality Control Technicians and ensure proper communication flow, action and broader understanding of high quality standards.

Information about the selection process

Only candidates who meet our requirements will be invited for the interview. Data of not selected candidates will be deleted in compliance with GDPR and data protection law.

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Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

University education (Bachelor's degree)
University education (Master's degree)
Postgraduate (Doctorate)

Language skills

English - Upper intermediate (B2)

Personality requirements and skills

• Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering (Mechanical or Industrial Engineering preferred)
• Master’s Degree in related field advantage, 5+ years experience in related field
• Demonstrated excellence in the Quality field including Supplier Quality Engineering in a development & manufacturing environment, preferably in highly regulated area (medical devices, automotive)

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities (KSAs):
• Experience with Supplier Management methodologies is a MUST, including approval/qualification of new suppliers/parts through the use of weighted selection criteria and PPAP (Production Parts Approval Plan)
• A deep understanding of product technologies and manufacturing processes for plastic commodities, experience with plastic moulding and extrusion, chemical substances
• Working knowledge of ISO9001/TS16949 framework, including associated requirements, such as: Design and Process FMEA, PPAP, and Control Plan
• Proficient in Quality processes and problem solving techniques/tools
• Experience with statistics and statistical tools
• Experience operating in a Lean manufacturing environment and associated techniques
• Presentation and project management skills
• Ability to oversee several concurrent projects under high pressure
• Excellent technical communication skills (written and verbal)
• English language (written and verbal)
• People and leadership skills to interface with multiple internal functions and external parties (suppliers, contract manufacturers)
• Assertiveness
• Self-driven/motivated with minimum supervision required
• Domestic and international travel (20-40%)


Brief description of the company

ConvaTec is a global medical products and technologies company, with leading market positions in ostomy care, wound therapeutics, continence and critical care, and infusion devices. Our products provide a range of clinical and economic benefits, including infection prevention, protection of at-risk skin, improved patient outcomes and reduced total cost of care.

Number of employees

500-999 employees

Company address

Unomedical s.r.o.
Priemyselný park 3
071 01 Michalovce


ID: 3631268  Dátum zverejnenia: 13.2.2020  Základná zložka mzdy (brutto): 1 000 EUR/month