B/E Aerospace, Inc. Supplier Quality Engineer in China

If you’re interested in joining a stable, fast-growing company that encourages professional advancement, fosters teamwork and rewards ingenuity, then BE Aerospace may be right for you. As the world's leading manufacturer of aircraft interior products and solutions for the commercial, business jet, and military markets, a career at BE Aerospace is beyond what you'd expect in a job. At B/E, we realize that our employees are one of the keys to our success. We look for individuals who share our passion to succeed and generate results.

As a leader in the aerospace industry, we are growing rapidly and have a number of exciting positions available right now, including a Supplier Quality Engineer to support our growing supply chain organization in China. This role will provide leadership in developing strategies to enhance the overall quality of incoming product through supplier management and development. This person will also serve as a leader and a resource regarding supplier quality issues, problem solving and continuous improvement efforts.

  • Responsibilities*

  • Leads efforts to drive improvement in supplier quality through implementation of supplier quality improvement strategies.

  • Champions the Supplier Quality Improvement Team (SQIT).

  • Works with supplier organizations to rectify and improve OTD and quality issues. Develops and executes improvement plans with suppliers as required.

  • Develops and maintains comprehensive procedures and policies to measure and ensure supplier performance.

  • Develops and executes comprehensive supplier audit plan.

  • Trains and mentors supplier auditors.

  • Leads process assessments/audits, recommends improvements, and monitors implementation of changes.

  • Reviews capability and capacity of supplier and informs management of significant gaps.

  • Promotes design for manufacturability by working with Product Engineering and suppliers.

  • Responsible for key internal quality metrics (Supplier OTD, and Quality).

  • Leads efforts required to develop, implement, and verify manufacturing control systems at suppliers.

  • Implements quality improvement activities with supply chain.

  • Initiates Corrective Action Report management and resolution.

  • Develops supplier certification program to select, evaluate, monitor and de-select suppliers.

  • Implements supplier scorecard to measure suppliers on critical characteristics, reviewing scorecards with suppliers and with nonconforming suppliers to develop action plans.

  • May provide guidance/direction/training and have input into the performance appraisals of lower level supplier quality engineers.

  • Performs other related duties as required.

  • Minimum Requirements*

  • Bachelor's degree (BA/BS) from four-year college or university

  • Five years of experience working in a supply chain and / or supplier quality role

  • Experience with machining and sheet metal commodities

  • Proficient communication of English and Chinese (Mandarin) language