Honeywell Jobs 2022 – Sr Supplier Dev Engineer

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Job Description:

The position requires breadth of technical experience across multiple programs and products, both electrical and mechanical, working directly with suppliers daily, influencing / working closely with the sourcing commodity leadership teams, Quality and NPD. The successful candidate should be able to effectively communicate with senior management, have a big picture strategic mindset, handle multiple priorities, influence, and solve complex problems.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Drive improvements utilizing Lean methodologies, supplier scorecards and supplier assessments.
  • Execute Supplier Development Engineering Playbook and Create a strategic improvement plan at each supplier
  • Review manufacturing processes to ensure they will yield parts compliant to engineering drawings and specifications.
  • Drive cross functional engagement to remove roadblocks necessary to improve supplier performance
  • Develop positive relationships and work closely with Global Sourcing leaders to manage, implement and track supplier/engineering, design changes, capacity studies and New Product Introductions (NPI), and transitions.
  • Track the supplier’s performance indicators, based on their scorecards and rankings, to facilitate and develop the supply base’s ability to consistently meet or exceed defined expectations.
  • Drive improvements utilizing Six Sigma methodologies, supplier scorecards and supplier assessments.
  • Willingness to travel, up to 25-50%
  • Research external market information and entrepreneurial companies to identify potential sources and suppliers. Drive supplier selection through robust qualification processes.
  • Assess new and existing supplier capabilities to meet product, cost, quality, capacity and fulfillment.
  • Eliminate any risks that will prevent suppliers from meeting performance targets, and escalate as needed
  • Create and participate in PFMEA activities, Work Instruction Improvements, and Control Plan effectiveness with suppliers.
  • Support the manufacturing of complex parts and sub-assemblies by providing technical expertise and support for suppliers.
  • Ensure supplier compliance while driving systematic problem solving and process improvement plans to deliver performance.

Job Requirements:

  • Proven problem-solving skills, including ability to interpret business performance and financial data, define actions, and implement solutions.
  • Ability to interface effectively with all levels of leadership.
  • Able to read technical drawings and documentation (GD&T)
  • Six Sigma Black Belt or Lean Expert Certification/ Kaizen facilitation
  • Strong communication skills both verbal and written.
  • Effective collaboration skills to motivate and influence others at various levels without a direct reporting relationship.
  • Due to contractual requirements, must be a US Citizen
  • Knowledge of using Six sigma / quality Tools and APQP (PFMEA, Control plan, SPC MSA etc.)

Qualification & Experience:

  • Experience on working with global suppliers / customers
  • 5+ years of combined experience in Supply Chain, Operations, Business management, Manufacturing Engineering, or Project Management
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Sourcing, Manufacturing or Business management
  • Experience on performing production readiness & rate readiness reviews / assessments

Job Details:

Company: Honeywell

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Minneapolis, MN, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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