Supplier Quality Program Manager

Ageatia Global Solutions
Lisle, Illinois
May 25, 2024
May 27, 2024
Full Time
Organization Type
Corporate, Other Corporate
Position Purpose and Requirements:

Participates and provides Supplier Quality oversight on new technologies within the program launches. Monitors the project from initiation through delivery including planning and directing schedules and monitoring budget/spending as it relates to Supplier Quality activities. Organizes cross-functional activities, ensuring Supplier Quality deliverables are met during the launch cycle, and completion of the project. Networks with senior internal and external personnel in own area of expertise, and identifies supply base risk for leadership. Normally works independently. Receives minimal guidance, little instruction on day-to-day work, and general instructions on new assignments.

Expected travel is 25-50%. May be required to travel out of the country as well.

Experience with Microsoft Office suite required.

Experience with program or project management practices is required

Experience with APQP and PPAP is required

Experience with G8D or similar issue resolution process is required.

Desired Skills:

PM certification ideal, but not required

Experience in automotive or manufacturing environment preferred. Experience with powertrain components preferred, but not required.

Background with engineering or supplier quality preferred.

Experience with Functional Safety standards and practices is ideal.

Experience with emerging technologies such as electrification and autonomous vehicles is preferred.

Effective working knowledge of quality tools and concepts such as; IATF-16949, VDA 6.3, AIAG APQP, PPAP, MSA (GD&T) and SPC (statistics) manuals and manufacturing process (lean manufacturing), with ability to teach and facilitate these tools and concepts to suppliers is ideal.

Strong problem-solving skills

Communication and interpersonal savvy

Ability to multi-task and prioritize

Positive attitude, and ethics which support our company's values, and a healthy, high performance culture