R.A. Wylan & Co. Inc.,
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Supplier Quality Engineering Manager-1232018

Location: Atlanta area, GA
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $90,000.00 - $110,000.00
Degree: Bachelor of Science;
Date: 5/11/2018
Job ID: 02593070
Job Description
Great career opportunity with major manufacturing company known worldwide for high quality and reliable products.
SQE manager will be responsible for all Supplier Quality Assurance management including Supplier quality engineers, cross-functional management and support to manufacturing, production launch, new and changed products, interface with Product Development, Service, Purchasing, ME, Production Control, internal and external company management.

In addition to the qualifications listed below we need someone with strong skills and understanding of the actual manufacturing processes involved in assembly of hard goods (mechanical components in assembled products). Understanding how things are assembled and how the parts function in the product.

You will also have to make a presentation (technical-analytical) driven demonstrating how you used lean techniques, analytical data and team leadership to correct a significant problem and what permanent fix you implemented so that it did not repeat the problem.


Qualification #1- Consistent track records of corrective actions of quality defects;
  • Looking for a strong candidate who is willing and eager to correct the defects everyday with their team members. Using the team is critical.
  • Technical problem solving experience. A successful candidate with experience in many different commodity/manufacturing processes such as Injection Molding, Blow Molding, Metal stamping, Tubing, Machining components, electronic modules etc are Strongly Preferred>
Qualification #2-Patient Team Leader in a Fast-Paced Manufacturing Company with Quick Actions.
  • It is important that the SQE Manager practice professional patience and persistence through the corrective action process even when we do not know how to solve them.
  • Only candidates who have stayed on the job for more than 5 years with many examples of corrective actions. These examples must be many,  current, technical.
Qualification #3- Analytical, Data Driven & Result-Focused Management Style with Patience.
  • We want candidates who uses quantified data to develop an action plan (short and long term) and works with the team to produce results one day at ta time.
Qualification #4- Quality management and or Supervising Experience.
  • % + years with the same company with a Quality Management Experiences and results. Strongly Preferred.
  • Engineering Degree (ME or EE or other educational training background or experience with the technical disciplines). Strongly Preferred.
  • Tier 1 Automotive component or automobile manufacturing experience preferred. (Other industry experiences will be considered but they must have all of the typical automotive tier 1 skills.
  • Small Team (Hourly and Salary) management or supervising experience.
  • Budget planning experiences.