Lead Supplier Quality Engineer - MR in Florence, South Carolina USA

Jen Kirley

Quality and Auditing Expert
Come join me in the Supplier Quality group in GE HealthCare (Magnetic Resonance) in sunny Florence, South Carolina. Posted on 06 February 2023. Let me know if the link does not work for you.

Job Description Summary
Drive supplied part quality through quality assurance and supplier development actions. Coordinate supplier activities throughout part lifecycle from supplier qualification and part qualification and acceptance, through manufacturing release and lifecycle product monitoring phases utilizing supplier scorecards. Maintain and promote a culture of quality with a focus on compliance and continuous improvement. Leverage in-depth understanding of key business drivers and manufacturing/supply chain operations to accomplish individual and team work to meet business needs.

GE HealthCare is a leading global medical technology and digital solutions innovator. Our mission is to improve lives in the moments that matter. Unlock your ambition, turn ideas into world-changing realities, and join an organization where every voice makes a difference, and every difference builds a healthier world.

Job Description
Roles and Responsibilities

  • Supplier Quality Assurance and Supplier Quality Development activities including supplier qualifications, action plans, audits, performance monitoring, and assisting key suppliers towards industrial standards of excellence across a diverse supply base. The role is expected to work towards qualified auditor status for support of supplier assessment activities.
  • Develop in-depth knowledge of a discipline. Use prior experience and acquired expertise to execute policy/strategy to develop technical competency and ability to manage vendors.
  • Strong ability to serve as individual contributor in addition to supporting cross-functional team dynamics within respective discipline. Demonstrates strong interpersonal and communication skills with internal and external colleagues to coordinate services rendered.
  • Coordinates projects, processes, and procedures for respective discipline within the GEHC Quality Management System requirements. The role requires the capability to work complex technical problems with ability to communicate complex information to others in a straightforward manner, as well as balance workload and prioritize based on customer need.
  • Utilizes technical expertise and judgement to solve problems. Leverages technical skills and analytic thinking required to solve problems. Identifies limited areas of knowledge and coordinates with subject matter experts to achieve business outcomes.
Required Qualifications
  • Bachelor’s degree in an engineering or technical discipline (or non-technical degree with 5 years
    of experience in manufacturing, engineering, design, quality assurance or an Associate's
    Degree with 7 years of manufacturing, engineering or quality assurance experience).
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Excel spreadsheet development and analysis.
  • Effective problem solving, root-cause analytical skills to lead and influence others to drive change (cross-functionally and globally).
Desired Characteristics
  • Prior experience within medical device manufacturing is recommended with emphasis on supply chain operations and manufacturing processes.
  • Experience with Root Cause Analysis tools and methodologies (CAPA, Lean, Ishikawa, etc…)
  • Strong oral and written communication skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to analyze and resolve problems.
  • Established project management skills (ability to define, document, plan, execute, and monitor)
While GE HealthCare does not currently require U.S. employees to be vaccinated against COVID-19, some GE Healthcare customers have vaccination mandates that may apply to certain GE Healthcare employees.

We expect all employees to live and breathe our behaviors: to act with humility and build trust; lead with transparency; deliver with focus, and drive ownership – always with unyielding integrity.

Our total rewards are designed to unlock your ambition by giving you the boost and flexibility you need to turn your ideas into world-changing realities. Our salary and benefits are everything you’d expect from an organization with global strength and scale, and you’ll be surrounded by career opportunities in a culture that fosters care, collaboration and support.



Additional Information
GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer(broken link removed) Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, REDACTED orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a drug screen (as applicable).

Relocation Assistance Provided: No

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