Supply Chain Engineer - Entry Level

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QuEST Global Engineering
East Hartford
Oct 01, 2016
Oct 29, 2016
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Full Time
Job Description:

Essential Job Functions: ?? Ensure success of the QuEST Cross-Functional-Teams by helping to interact with aerospace manufacturing suppliers, set and report hardware commitment dates, and track and expedite the delivery of aerospace hardware. ?? Create line-of-balance reports which involves collecting, measuring and presenting facts to highlight cycle times, costs and milestones ?? Gather necessary data, create and analyze metrics, maintain appropriate databases, and send required reports to the customer and the supply base ?? Coordinate with supplier and customer if there are changes in delivery dates or requirements Secondary Job Functions: ?? Support project management and program management to quote and close work packages ?? Develop work instructions to implement best practices / lessons learned and ensure repeatability ?? Collaborate, mentor, and train other QuEST Team Members. ?? Participate in technical reviews within your knowledge base. Specialized Knowledge / Skills ?? Experience or familiarity with the manufacturing of hardware required ?? Proficiency manipulating data within MS Excel to create graphs, charts, and tables required ?? Ability to create business correspondences using email and MS PowerPoint required ?? Experience with Business Management Software and Databases preferred; experience with SAP would be a plus Typical Career Paths ?? Supplier Development Engineer: Manage supplier activities to ensure quality of components and reduce cycle times. Be the technical focal point to coordinate Sourcing, Design, and Materials. ?? Technical Leadership: provide technical guidance, review other team members' work, evaluate capabilities, develop team competencies, develop and improve technical processes, create technical collateral, and create technical tools. ?? Managerial Leadership: project management, personnel management, alignment of team members' efforts, set and evaluates annual goals, performance feedback, hire and onboard, and strategic business decision-making. Physical Requirements & Work Environment: ?? Mostly Office Environments. Occasional Shop Floor involvements ?? Common activities include sitting, walking, and standing. ?? Substantial amounts of telephone and computer work. ?? Heavily Regulated Industries with strict adherence to procedures. ?? Flexibility to meet business deadlines by staying late or arriving early. ?? Typical 8 hour days plus lunch / 40 hour weeks / core (required) hours are 9 AM to 4 PM ?? Ability to use personal transportation to visit customer locations. ?? Due to the nature of the work, all candidates must be a U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident.

Company Description:

About QuEST Global:
QuEST Global is an Engineering Solutions company incorporated in 1997 in Schenectady, NY, with current headquarters in Singapore. QuEST's culture, focused around the QuEST core values (Customer Focus, Change Championship, Accountability, and Teamwork) as well as our passion for engineering, has allowed QuEST to be recognized as one of the leading global Engineering Services providers in the world.

QuEST caters to multiple high technology verticals such as Aero Engines, Aerospace and Defense, Industrial Products, Fast Moving Consumer Goods, Power Generation, Oil & Gas and Nuclear Engineering. Our portfolio of services and solutions covers all aspects of the product development and engineering process such as Product Design, Product Development, Prototyping, Testing, Certification, Manufacturing Support, Product Support (sustenance, repair, documentation, etc.), Product re-engineering, as well Consulting Services. With our diversified portfolio and geographic spread we have been able to conceptualize, design & develop, test, manufacture, certify and support different kinds of products worldwide.

QuEST Global Engineering has a Global Product Development framework that is anchored on a local-global approach to Product Engineering to ensure close co-operation between the customer teams and QuEST's Global teams. We have successfully implemented a network of collaboration across teams in 21 geographically dispersed engineering centers catering to an exclusive list of customers. QuEST is a unique company that has cracked the code for stitching multi-national engineering teams to work together as one team to serve our demanding customers providing high quality product design and engineering services.

QuEST is a global company and employs the best of talent across geographies India, North America, UK, Spain, Italy and Australia.

QuEST Global is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.