Meggitt is a global engineering group specializing in extreme environment products and smart sub-systems for aerospace, defense and energy markets. We employ over 11,000 people across manufacturing facilities in Asia, Europe, North America, with regional bases in India and the Middle East.
The Supplier Development Engineer reports to The Group Head of Supplier Excellence supporting the Group Supplier Quality Manager(s) and the Procurement organization for Supplier Improvement and Development Activities, including the Supplier Zero Defect program. This is a hands on role and the Supplier Development Engineer will identify and drive projects to improve Delivery, Quality and Cost performance within the Supply Chain in order to provide benefits to Meggitt. The Supplier Development activities are focused on product and process performance for all Meggitt production including New Programs, Current Production and Legacy,providing the link between Group Quality, Procurement and Supplier interacting with all relevant functions as required. The Supplier Development Engineer will ensure the day to day project execution & coordination at the Supplier.
Knowledge and experience in Manufacturing Operations, along with proven expertisein the Quality Core Tools for Zero Defects improvement & quality system projects is essential (e.g. Lean manufacturing Techniques, APQP, PFMEA, DFMEA, 8D, SPC, MSA, CP etc.)
This is a remote position which will be based in GA.
Job Core Responsibilities
Education: Bachelor degree in Engineering or equivalent combination of relevant education and work experience that will allow successful performance of job expectations
Years Experience: 5 - 10 years of relevant experience
This position requires use of information which is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR). All applicants must be U.S. persons within the meaning of ITAR. ITAR defines a U.S. person as a U.S. Citizen, U.S. Permanent Resident (i.e. 'Green Card Holder'), Political Asylee, or Refugee.
Meggitt is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex including sexual orientation and gender identity, national origin, disability, protected Veteran Status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.