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Date: Mar 13, 2018

Location: Breganze, 34, IT

Company: AGCO



AGCO is currently seeking a  Supplier Quality Engineer (Commodity Electricals & Electronics)  

to join our Supplier Quality team in Breganze.




To support assigned suppliers to meet and/or exceed AGCO quality performance standards and our customer's product quality expectations by investigating, analyzing and resolving supplier quality problems. To lead in all supplier qualification endeavors including on-site supplier quality audits and supplier technical reviews. To drive systematic APQP in NPI phase to meet and / or exceed Supplier PPAP "Right First Time" targets.  




Supplier Qualification, Approval and Maintenance (10%)

  • Lead on-site audits focusing on both quality systems and technical processes
  • Conduct thorough technical reviews at part level to access supplier's capability to make part
  • Drive post-audit corrective actions


NPI - Part development (60%)

  • Drive systematic APQP to meet project time-line and (AMPIP) PPAP requirements
  • Help supplier to exceed "Fit, Form, Function" as well as reliability requirements while working with AGCO purchasing, manufacturing and engineering teams


Supplier Quality Management & Supplier Process improvement (20%)

  • Continuously monitor and improve supplier quality performance (NCR, PPM, RFT)
  • Champion problem solving and root cause analysis activities with suppliers to avoid repeat failures
  • Drive "Zero" defect approach within supply base and strive to exceed "Zero PPM" quality level


Supplier Warranty Reduction (10%)

  • Work with Technical service and supplier recovery team to gather, analyze and action all field issues related to assigned suppliers
  • Lead required problem solving efforts to eliminate warranty failures 




Required Qualifications of the SQE:

  • A minimum of eight years’ experience in quality management in an Electrical or Electronics manufacturing environment
  • Medium to high level of expertise within E&E Commodity Such as: Wire harness, printed circuit board (PCB) layouts and blueprints for electrical and electronic devices, Testing and validation
  • Mastery over quality control & problem solving techniques for E & E components
  • Familiarity with E&E systems and recommend design modifications or equipment repair
  • Able to review supplier designs of electrical devices and systems that use basic components such as conductors, coils, magnets, batteries, switches, resistors, capacitors, inductors, diodes and transistors


Preferred Qualifications of the SQE:

  • Experience working with suppliers, leading supply chain quality improvement efforts
  • Experience driving cross-functional business processes
  • International exposure and/or experience desirable


Education of the SQE:

  • Bachelor degree in a Electricals or Electronics  engineering or manufacturing
  • Advanced Oral/Written English communication skills


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