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SDE&SQE Manager

bw_wordkay_placeDalian - China

bw_wordkay_timeSep 05, 2019

bw_wordkay_optionFull time


Position Summary

  • Manage the supplier panel from a quality perspective for his/her commodity within the region for new suppliers
  • Capture and cross-fertilize knowledge on incidents and problem solving for his/her dedicated segment
  • Enhance SDE technical expertise through SDE academy for his/her commodity within the region
  • Close cooperation with cross-functional department, managing and continuous improving of suppliers
  • Managing supplier compliance with standards, legal, product/service quality
  • Safety launch with all suppliers for new programs or start up
  • Effectively reporting procurement performance to managers

Principal Accountabilities / Responsibilities

  • Potential supplier initial audits
  • New supplier identification and selection for commodity bid list
  • Supplier pre-nomination from bidding list application development
  • Design review (Design to cost, design to mfg)
  • Supplier selection application development
  • Responsible for APQP for new part number
  • Change management
  • Responsible for scheduled process audit
  • Responsible for quality catastrophy
  • Support complaint management
  • Responsible for PPAP for non NPI activity (eg process change)
  • Support plant level supplier score card
  • Responsible for productivity improvement
  • Provide communication links with manufacturing
  • Effective use of labor and equipment
  • Development of specific work procedures to minimize risks.  Training of employees on the procedures and enforcing their use.
  • Facilitating workplace inspections and closure of findings.
  • Facilitating employee involvement in developing, implementing and revising safety and health procedures
  • Performance towards assigned site safety and health program objectives
  • Timely incident investigations and correction of root causes
  • Participation / attendance at safety meetings and training
  • Tracking of safety issues to closure


    Requirements / Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering or Technical degree
  • Minimum 10 years of work experience, preferable in automotive or automotive Supplier industry, in field of Engineering, Manufacturing Engineering, or Supplier Quality Engineering
  • Demonstrate an expertise in program management and problem-solving skills, including being able to identify, investigate and resolve supplier technical and/or systemic issues
  • Possess the ability to be self-directed and simultaneously manage multiple projects and objectives
  • Metallurgy knowledge or Mechanical knowledge
  • Solid interpersonal communication skills are needed to be able to effectively communicate (written and oral) to all levels of BorgWarner and Supplier organizations
  • Strong background in manufacturing processes is required
  • Fluent English
  • Six Sigma green or black belt (preferred)
  • Thorough understanding of IATF 16949 and VDA 6.3 quality systems and requirements
  • IATF 16949 or VDA 6.3 auditor (preferred)
  • Excellent blueprint reading and interpretation skills
  • Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint


    Top 10 Key Competencies

  • Customer Focus
  • Decision Quality
  • Priority Setting
  • Informing
  • Ethics and Values
  • Conflict Management
  • Problem Solving
  • Action Oriented
  • Drive for Results
  • Functional/Technical Skills

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