Hardware Supplier Quality Engineer
Posted on 9/18/2023

1,001-5,000 employees

Digital payment processor
Company Overview
Square's mission is to ensure that all businesses are able to participate and thrive in the economy. The company is building infrastrucutre for online payments.
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Data Analysis
Hardware Engineering
  • 5+ years of industry experience
  • 5+ years of Supplier Quality Engineer experience in electronic parts, especially Display. The Battery/Camera/Cellular experience is Plus
  • Experience with Manufacturing
  • Strong interpersonal and project leadership experience
  • Excellent communication skills in both Mandarin and English
  • Ability to travel to Supplier and Contract Manufacturing partners
  • Familiar with data analysis tools, like Minitab and JMP
  • Work closely with Engineering and Product Operations through design, development, and mass production to manage the quality of incoming material across a variety of component manufacturing processes
  • Responsible for Supplier quality activities - material, production, process and shipments etc
  • Engage with the Contract Manufacturer and component suppliers to ensure the quality of finished goods
  • Perform First Article Inspections (FAI) to make sure samples meet the drawings and specifications
  • Implement, validate, and monitor supplier's IQC, IPQC, and OQC to ensure proper SOPs, SIPs, operator/inspector training, equipment, and documentation are implemented and followed
  • Drive the qualification activity to make sure the component is qualified in CMs before PVT
  • Drive the correlation activity between Supplier OQC and CMs IQC
  • Improve supplier quality
  • Manage Supplier's corrective actions system (investigation, documentation, and implementation of corrective action and the verification of their effectiveness)
  • Conduct supplier audits and respond to findings by proposing and implementing necessary FACA
  • Coordinate and manage cosmetic limit sample selections and allocations for all involved parties
  • Prepare documentation, post reports, drive quality metrics, and communication
  • Drive teams responsible for issues until a decision or solution is reached