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Senior Supplier Development Engineer

bw_wordkay_placeTianjin - China

bw_wordkay_timeDec 11, 2017

bw_wordkay_optionFull time


 The primary function of the SDE is to identify and assess potential suppliers in China to support BorgWarner commodity plans. Additional responsibilities include coordinating Supplier APQP activity for New Product Launch components in compliance with BorgWarner APQP procedures. Determine disposition of Supplier PPAP submissions and train Suppliers to BorgWarner’s expectations/requirements. Position is also responsible for setting up Teams, chairing meetings to determine S.C.’s and ensuring Supplier conformance to S.C. requirements.

  • Supplier Identification and Qualification
  • •     Locate and identify potential suppliers that meet or exceed the needs of BorgWarner commodity strategies.
  • •     Conduct on site supplier assessments of quality systems and process capabilities.
  • •     Ensure that potential suppliers understand BorgWarner product requirements.  Review drawing, specifications, and other product specific requirements to ensure that supplier understands and complies with all RFQ requirements. 
  • Supplier APQP
  • •     Verify supplier APQP activities at supplier’s facility. Ensure APQP progress/process integrity meets BorgWarner requirements.
  • •     Assist supplier in problem solving activities to meet or exceed BorgWarner requirements.
  • •     Proactively work with Suppliers to minimize and/or eliminate Launch issues
  • •     Report Supplier APQP progress/problems to BW Launch Team
  • Supplier PPAP Submissions
  • •     Review and ensure completeness of Supplier PPAP submissions
  • •     Assure PPAP timing remains on time and meets Launch timing objectives
  • •     Update/communicate PPAP timing to Launch Team members
  • •     Assist and ensure that all PPAP requirements are met and documentation is up to date and on file for components within assigned commodities
  • Supplier Quality
  • •     Host Supplier Quality Training Sessions at Borg Warner’s manufacturing facilities or suppliers facilities as required.
  • •     Ensure that the supplier’s manufacturing processes will produce a quality product that meets BorgWarner requirements.
  • •     Conduct Supplier Audits of Implemented Corrective Actions Plans, S.C.’s and SPC Charts
  • •     Complete Quality Systems Assessment at Supplier’s facility

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