Johnson Controls Supplier Quality Engineer in Czech Republic, Czech Republic

Global Supplier Quality Engineer

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Department & Team Overview

We provide our customers with a sustainable, competitive advantage, by developing and implementing a world-class supply base. We are passionate about collaborating globally in a boundary-less way and achieving premier supplier performance thru strategic partnerships with preferred suppliers.

Job Purpose/Key Responsibilities

The Global Supplier Quality Engineer monitors, evaluates, selects, and applies standard quality engineering principles and techniques to assigned business problems, and ensures that the results meet established needs and goals.

Role & Responsibilities As a Global Supplier Quality Engineer you will facilitate deployment of global supplier metrics across supply base, support product engineering teams in the resolution of top warranty issues and the application of advanced statistical analysis using problem solving techniques and Quality tools. Facilitate utilization of APQP with manufacturing and engineering organizations supporting supplier related activities, developing Supplier Engagement Schedules in conjunction with Procurement Strategies, Product Group, and MFG. Performing On-Site Assessments and Annual Re-qualifications per defined schedules as directed by Global Supplier Quality Leadership be responsible for validating and verifying corrective actions within the supply base. Act as a liaison between Procurement and Product group leadership to support supplier warranty and quality initiatives including cost recovery as well as developing supplier quality roadmaps leading to improved supplier performance metrics. You must also support plants in supplier quality issues and drive corrective actions with the suppliers, facilitating the application of problem solving techniques in all supplier quality aspects, support the PDP (Production Development Process) process through implementation of Supplier Safe Launch, PAPSO and participation in Project teams. You must be comfortable leading and managing cross functional project teams using standard project management techniques to drive toward corrective and preventive actions and train key suppliers and project team members in critical competencies necessary for project realization.

Sample Activities As our Global Supplier Quality Engineer you will be travelling to Supplier locations to conduct onsite assessments and to address critical issues working remotely with the JCI locations to identify and address significant supplier quality issues as well as this you will support the gathering and reporting of monthly quality metrics.


Specialist Knowledge

You must be able to demonstrate an understanding of supplier quality and supply chain management as we as possessing AQC/CQE certification and a Six Sigma/Lean Manufacturing certification would be desired.

Technical Skills

It would also be a major benefit if you possessed DMAIC (Blackbelt/Greenbelt) training and lean manufacturing experience, problem solving training (Kepner Tregoe, 8D or Shainin), strong facilitation skills and working knowledge of APQP techniques.

Johnson Controls is a global diversified technology and multi industrial leader, serving a wide range of customers in more than 150 countries. Our 117,000 employees create intelligent buildings, efficient energy solutions, integrated infrastructure and next generation transportation systems that work seamlessly together to deliver on the promise of smart cities and communities. Our commitment to sustainability dates back to our roots in 1885, with the invention of the first electric room thermostat. We are committed to helping our customers win and creating greater value for all of our stakeholders, through strategic focus on our buildings and energy growth platforms.

Imagine a career that perpetually stretches your capabilities. From managing many of the world’s most iconic buildings to making products that help save lives, the breadth of our opportunities empowers you to chart your own path. We are a truly global company that embraces diversity, rewards hard work and inspires people to reach for more. In an environment that is constantly evolving, we will set the foundation for you to grow and chart a career path that is as unique as you are. As part of our team you’ll have the opportunity to make an impact that people can feel. The world is waiting for you and so are we.

Job: *Supply Chain & Procurement

Organization: *Bldg Technologies & Solutions

Title: Supplier Quality Engineer

Location: CZ-Czech Republic-Praha

Requisition ID: 1718499