Supplier Engineer - Sunnyvale, CA
Joining Intuitive Surgical means joining a team dedicated to using technology to benefit patients by improving surgical efficacy and decreasing surgical invasiveness, with patient safety as our highest priority.
Primary Function of Position:
The mission of Supplier Engineering is to ensure high quality and stable delivery of purchased production components from suppliers operating under robust quality systems to maximize Patient Value. Each supplier engineer is responsible for ensuring their assigned Suppliers meet ISI requirements for product safety, quality, cost, delivery, and service.
Roles and Responsibilities:
This position has responsibility and authority to:
- Work with suppliers and ISI engineering for the new product introduction to complete part production qualification process (PPQP), which includes but not limited to delivering on the following deliverables: spFMEA, Special Process Validations, Process capability, MSA, capacity analysis, and FAIR.
- Lead and resolve the supply continuity/ quality issues at suppliers through in depth root cause and corrective actions utilizing SCARs, SCRs (Supplier Change requests) processes.
- Driving change to ISI specifications as necessary by understanding and changing specifications and drawings including driving the ECO process to implementation.
In order to adequately perform the responsibilities of this position the individual must possess:
- Engineering degree, Preferred in Mechanical Engineering
- 0-4 year experience. Preferred 2+ year experience in Supplier, Process or Manufacturing engineering
- Preferred Hands on experience and/ or understanding of
- Process validation (IQ, OQ, PQ)
- Design of experiments
- Statistical process controls, process capability studies
- Metrology systems, GR&R, inspection methods
- Root cause analysis, Corrective and preventative actions
- Components manufacturing processes (Injection molding, Machining etc.)
- Data Analysis and interpretation (Minitab, Excel)
- Excellent verbal and writing skills, Quick learner
- Agile and SAP experience is a plus
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Job Title: Supplier Engineer
Location: Sunnyvale, CA
Job Type: Temp Position
Reference ID: 318693
Posted Date: 7/17/2018