Senior/ Principal Supplier Quality Engineer (Medical Device Manufacturing)

Job details

Location: Singapore
Job Type: Permanent
Reference: HCLS/EP/SPSQEMDM/18
Posted: about 3 years ago
Consultant: Ewen Poh
Consultant Email: email Ewen
Consultant Phone:

Job description

Our client is a leader in manufacturing of microscopy instruments.


  • Manage suppliers to ensure all part quality requirements are met

  • Involve in supplier qualification activities for new suppliers with Procurement Engineering & Global Supply Chain

  • Conduct on-site audits for qualification of new and existing suppliers to ensure supplier’s QMS is meeting ISO standards and where applicable, FDA QSR (GMP)

  • Carry out ongoing monitoring of (critical) supplier performance, including periodic audits and periodic quality reports/scorecards

  • Continual improvement actions with suppliers to drive quality (e.g. clarification of specification, additional quality requirements, improved specifications)

  • Involve in driving periodic Quality Review meetings with (critical) suppliers

  • Support Production, Product Quality Engineer and Incoming Engineer for proper resolution of parts attributed to poor supplier quality, including CAPA review and closure

  • Ensure suppliers conduct failure analysis and give prompt and comprehensive resolution for defective parts (factory and fields).

  • Analyse and drive appropriate actions to reduce/eliminate Field Installation and Warranty defectives

  • Support all Continual Improvement initiatives/ activities to improve KPIs

  • Ensure compliance of operations within area of concern with all relevant EHS regulatory requirement and company safety policies, procedures and guidelines



  • Bachelors degree in related field

  • 5 years of relevant experience in QA

  • Technical and manufacturing competence in disciplines such as PCBAs, electronics, machining, castings, plastics etc

  • Bilingual in English and Mandarin to liaise with Mandarin speaking suppliers

  • Experience and comprehensive understanding of quality compliance in regulated business

  • Strong record of driving continuous improvement

  • Worked in a MNC environment with cross-site collaboration experiences


Only successful candidates will be notified.

To apply, please email your CV to If you would like further information, please contact Ewen Poh on +65 6435 5616. 

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