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Supplier Quality Engineer

San Luis Potosí - Mexico

Jun 11, 2021

Full time


BorgWarner is a global product leader in powertrain solutions. We focus on developing leading powertrain Technologies that improve fuel economy, emissions and performance. Our facilities are located across the globe to provide local support for our diverse customer base.

We operate in two groups: The Engine Group develops air management strategies and products to optimize engines for fuel efficiency, reduced emissions and enhanced performance. BorgWarner’s expertise includes engine timing systems, boosting systems, ignition systems, air and noise management, cooling and controls. The Drivetrain Group harnesses a legacy of more than 100 years as an industry innovator in transmission and all-wheel drive technology. The group leverages this understanding of powertrain clutching technology to develop interactive control systems and strategies for all types of torque management.

BorgWarner PowerDrive Systems is currently looking for “dynamic, results driven” individual to join as a Supplier Quality Engineer at our SLP Plant in Mexico.

In this role, and under direct supervision of the Supplier Quality Supervisor, the Supplier Quality Engineer will work in a professional level to ensure that components and products are consistently manufactured in total compliance to specified requirements under an APQP approach. Applies knowledge and strong understanding of product and process engineering. Leads supplier operations improvement designed to yield reductions in lead time (validation of production capacity), PPM / total cost, manufacturing system –benchmark.


  • Definition and monitoring of corrective and preventive actions to reduce supplier rejections.
  • Establishment of SPL programs with suppliers and follow-up of SQA and SQD.
  • Perform on-site evaluations and supplier assistance visits to improve supplier performance and achieve the corporation's objectives in the areas of Quality, Cost and Response. These activities include potential vendor QVR, design reviews, control plan audits, product audits, problem solving activities.
  • Participation in the approval and verification of PPAP for local suppliers.
  • Review the design of the supplier's components to ensure they meet specified tolerances.
  • On-site verification of G9 and GP12.
  • Management of the supplier development system.
  • Visit vendors for PPAP approvals.
  • Application of quality statistical tools.
  • Check that the specifications of the components are in accordance with drawings.
  • Evaluate supplier machinery and equipment to determine repair and replacement needs.
  • Development of plans for specification lines and capacities as required.


  • Education: Mechanical Administrator, Electronic, Industrial Engineer or related career.
  • Time of experience in a similar position: 2 years at least.
  • Technical knowledge required: Manufacturing processes, Statistical methods, Administration of quality systems to suppliers, quality audits.
  • Other requirements: Microsoft Office, APQP, PPAP, VDA 6.3 (desirable).


  • Decision Quality.
  • Priority Setting.
  • Process Management.
  • Action Oriented.
  • Functional Technical Skills.

This position will adhere to Global Star Safety Program, including safety rules, practices and training as outlined in the BorgWarner SLP Safety Policy Manual, which includes the use of equipment, protective devices, or clothing that the employer requires.  This individual will work in manners that stress the importance of preventing accidents and illnesses.  He/she must take every precaution reasonable in the given circumstance for the protection of themselves and co-workers.  In addition, he/she is responsible for reporting all injuries and/or possible dangerous situations, incidents, or occurrences to the immediate supervisor.

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