Advanced Supplier Quality Engineer (M/F) - QUA18234

Function: Quality / Health, Safety & Environment
Localization: Portugal - Aveiro - São João da Madeira
Contract type: Standard jobs
Publication date: 20th February 2018

Faurecia is an Equal Opportunity Employer


"Technical Perfection and automotive passion" is what defines Faurecia. We design, engineer and provide the best in technology, systems and services for automobile makers in every major market on all five continents. If you share our ambition for technical perfection and our passion for all things automotive, Faurecia has a career for you.

"Faurecia, a driving force…for your professional growth."

Our Frames Division is looking for an Advanced Supplier Quality Engineer for its site based in São João da Madeira


The Advanced Supplier Quality Engineer supports the program buyer by managing the supplier's performance (timing, quality, delivery, service) during program development to launch.



The main missions of the role are:

  • Deploys APQP related to development phase (or current production phase) of Bought out parts following Faurecia Purchasing requirements
  • Trains the suppliers and makes sure that the defined standards are properly applied and on time delivered (APQP elements).
  • Follows the APQP progress with the status report and make decisions in collaboration with the program team.
  • Gives recommendations on technical choices to ensure the product/process robustness during program development (for both suppliers and Faurecia plant)
  • Manages the process qualification at supplier (control plan and quality basics implementation, mass production trial & process Audits
  • Pronounces PPAP status and Ensures to deliver validated PPAP prior Start of Production (SOP) after SQA assembly trial & appearance approvals
  • Monitors PPAP (Production Part Approval Process) and S/R rate.
  • Secures all Key characteristics (Safety and Regulations) during Program phase.
  • Manages progress/convergence plan with low performance suppliers involved in program in collaboration with division SQD

The ideal candidate will have/be:

Minimum Education Level: Bachelor Degree in Engineering


Experience: First experience or significant apprenticeship experience in an industrial environment


Skills and competencies:  

    • Knowledge of Project Management methodology
    • APQP & PPAP validation process knowledge
    • Supplier audit process knowledge.
    • Fluent English
    • Results oriented
    • Ability to work in a matrix organization.

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