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Southfield, MI, US

Senior Supplier Quality Engineer


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Lear Corporation is the leading Tier 1 automotive supplier serving all of the world's major automotive manufacturers with our world-class automotive seating and automotive electrical products. Our products are developed and produced by a diverse, talented team of more than 165,000 people. With operations in 39 countries, Lear operates in every major automotive manufacturing region in the world. For our globally positioned and successful teams, we are looking for dedicated talents with zest for action and enthusiasm. If you love challenges, want to experience development opportunities unrestrained, and want recognition that pays off, then you've come to the right place with Lear.


Senior Supplier Quality Engineer


The primary function of the Advance Supplier Quality Engineer is to execute the deployment of the organizations advanced supplier management Quality Plan.  The ASQE is responsible for the APQP deliverable monitoring, verification and tracking of launching programs external High Risk suppliers through regular communication including on-site visits. 


The Role:

Your work will include, but not be limited to:

  • Execute the deployment of the advanced supplier management Quality Plan.
  • Monitoring, verification and tracking of launching programs of external High Risk suppliers through regular communication including on-site visits.
  • Complete quality planning audits and process walks with the suppliers, identify concerns, make improvements with supplier management, and track ongoing compliance to improvement achievements.
  • Monitor run at rates for capacity/quality risks / craftsmanship / customer dis-satisfiers



Your Qualifications:

  • Engineering degree
  • Excellent interpersonal communication and listening ability
  • Expert in problem solving and analytical skills using 8D methodology
  • Ability to read and interpret drawings to ensure the understanding of the agreed quality parameters and product specific requirements
  •  Knowledge on welding, stamping, plastic, foam process.


Bonus If You Have:

  •  Deep knowledge on welding processes Laser and CO2.


Lear Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to a diverse workplace.

Applicants must submit their resume for consideration using our applicant tracking system. Due to the high volume of applications received, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted. Candidates must be legally authorized to work in the United States without sponsorship. Unsolicited resumes from search firms or employment agencies, or similar, will not be paid a fee and will become the property of Lear Corporation.


Nearest Major Market: Detroit