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Job Title:  Supplier Quality Engineer


Goleta, CA, US, 93117

Business Unit:  FMH Aerospace
Posting Date:  Aug 4, 2022
Job Description: 


Position Summary

Supplier Quality Engineer is a key technical leader responsible for ensuring Suppliers and the materials they provide are in compliance with company Engineering/Manufacturing specifications and government standards. They secure and work directly with suppliers and audit supplies regularly for quality control.


How You Will Do It .

  • Work closely with suppliers to resolve problems, using Root Cause Corrective Actions (RCCA) tools.
  • Will lead supplier quality MRB / non-conformance product issues.
  • Evaluate Quality Management System (QMS) procedures, documents and work instructions.
  • Track, report and analyze quality metrics and identify improvements.
  • Heavily involved with regulatory and/or customer audits.
  • Drive continuous improvement principles, methods and tools.
  • Perform internal and external Supplier quality audits.
  • Evaluates procedures and work instructions that are required per the Quality Management System.
  • Maintain an updated Approved Supplier List (ASL) for multiple sites


What We Look For

  • 3+ years of supplier quality engineering experience with high precision parts and products, such as cooling and pumping solutions
  • Aerospace/defense product experience is highly desirable.
  • Working knowledge in the interpretation of engineering specifications, mechanical drawings, electrical schematics and Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing (GD&T).
  • Knowledge of ISO9001, AS9100
  • Strong knowledge of Six Sigma principles, tools and methodology, and advocates utilization throughout the organization.
  • Required expertise includes: PPAP, PFMEA, SPC, calibration systems. etc.
  • Expertise with contract review, sampling plans, auditing principals, etc.
  • Understanding of PLC quality process and the use of quality planning tools.
  • BS Degree in any Engineering discipline preferred but not required
  • Knowledge of Title 14 CFR Parts 21, 43, 45, and 145 and related FAA requirements.
  • Solid understanding of corresponding regulatory and compliance requirements.
  • ASQ certification is a plus.


What's in it for you:

  • Relocation Assistance and Sign on Bonus
  • 9/80 Work Schedule
  • Competitive Compensation & Holiday Pay
  • Great Health Benefits, and 401(k) plans
  • Paid Time Off per year depending on level
  • Less red tape – we have an environment that supports the entrepreneurial spirit
  • Fun & challenging culture while still providing work/life balance for our employees
  • Fast growth opportunities and quicker career development for the right candidate
  • Mentors to help you grow both personally and professionally

AMETEK is committed to making a safer, sustainable, and more productive world a reality. We use differentiated technology solutions to solve our customers’ most complex challenges. We employ 18,500 colleagues, in 30 countries, that are grounded by our core values: Ethics and Integrity, Respect for the Individual, Diversity and Inclusion, Teamwork, and Social Responsibility. AMETEK (NYSE:AME) is a component of the S&P 500. Visit for more information.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class. Individuals who need a reasonable accommodation because of a disability for any part of the employment process should call 1 (866) 263-8359.

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