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Supplier Quality Senior Engineer/ Specialist

Kulim, MY

Sep 5, 2022

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AT&S, a world leading high-tech PCB & IC Substrates Company, with production plants in Austria, China, India, Korea; and Sales Support Offices around the globe, is building its first production site in Southeast Asia: Kulim Hi-Tech Park, Kedah, Malaysia. Once the commercial operation commences by the end of 2024, the Kulim production site will focus on ABF substrate solutions for the semicon industry. To enable its successful growth, AT&S Malaysia offers excellent career opportunities for committed talents and professionals with the will to take ownership and make an impact. Currently, we are seeking an experienced candidate to fill this newly created position:


Supplier Quality Engineer/ Senior Engineer/ Specialist

As Supplier Quality Engineer/ Senior Engineer/ Specialist, you will be managing all the quality issues associated with the suppliers that are under his/her charges and carry out periodic reporting to the Supplier Quality Manager


Your Responsibilities

  • Initiate appropriate continual improvement programs with the selected suppliers for the purpose of improving the quality level, reducing the cost and developing the supplier to a desired standard
  • Conduct material/product evaluation based on internal or customer-specific requirements
  • Execute relevant qualification programs that are in alignment to the organization’s chartered business plans and technological roadmap
  • Update the Qualification Status in Lotus Notes and update project matrix in the common server
  • Benchmark the outcome of the evaluations with other AT&S sites to identify potential gaps, risks and shortcomings that might occur during the whole qualification proceedings
  • Conduct supplier audit to assess the suppliers’ capability level in supplying conforming materials/products to AT&S
  • Release qualified material/product via the Lotus-Notes database and maintain approved material list in SAP
  • Raise documentation changes and updates where appropriate
  • Act as a communication channel or as a contact window between the suppliers and the relevant internal and external customers towards the resolution of any reported queries, issues and concerns
  • Establish plans and actions for the achievement of set targets within the defined time-line
  • Monitor and review the department’s performance indicators to ensure its continual suitability and effectiveness
  • Provide inputs to the supplier quality agreements where appropriate
  • Maintain the Supplier 8D in SAP and Supplier Audit Reports in Ariba
  • Monitor the supplier quality performance indicators
  • Provide progress update on all improvement and qualification projects
  • Maintain all relevant documents and records from the suppliers
  • Handle off-spec request from suppliers
  • Handle claim compensation in accordance to the reported quality concerns
  • Conduct periodic supplier rating based on the given format and standard
  • Other Job assignment from superior


Your Profile

  • Candidate must possess at least Bachelor Degree in engineering/Science or applicable technical field from recognized institution or any equivalent field
  • Minimum 3+ years’ relevant work experience in related industry, preferably in the Semicon, PCB - Printer Circuit Board, IC Substrate or electronics industry
    • Junior Engineer –  Minimum 3 years’ experiences in related field or equivalent field
    • Senior Engineer – Minimum 5 years’ experiences in related field or equivalent field
    • Specialist – Minimum 7 years’ experiences in related field or equivalent field
  • Have broad experiences in various quality standards and other international management systems such as ISO9001, ISO14001, ISO18001 and ISO/TS16949
  • Strong working knowledge of Quality Management System and audits
  • Deep understanding and hands on experience of factory manufacturing process control and quality systems
  • Factory auditing experience is beneficial for the position
  • Have exposure in various automotive core tools such as APQP, PPAP, MSA, FMEA, SPC,8D and Problem Solving.
  • Have strong analytical and social skills
  • Fluent communication and articulation skills in business level English, strong presentation skills and ability to effectively communicate and interact with internally and supplier's management highly required.
  • Good knowledge in statistical and quality tools
  • Able to work under pressure
  • Strong applications in computer software such as Microsoft Office and Lotus Notes


Our Offer

  • Personal and professional growth opportunities in a Greenfield Project of a recognized MNC
  • A chance to actively contribute to AT&S´ success and to create value
  • A secure position with long-term career perspective in an internationally expanding environment
  • Attractive and competitive compensation package


If you are looking for a new challenging task, please send us your application and your detailed resume.

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