Senior Supplier Quality Engineer

QR Quality Bayan Lepas, Pulau Pinang (Penang)





Senior Supplier Quality Engineer

Penang, Malaysia

Weekly Hours: 40


Who We Are:

Companies developing automotive, mobile, IoT and illumination lighting applications need a partner who can collaborate with them to push the boundaries of light. With over 100 years of inventions and industry firsts, Lumileds is a global lighting solutions company that helps customers around the world deliver differentiated solutions to gain and maintain a competitive edge. As the inventor of Xenon technology, a pioneer in halogen lighting and the leader in high performance LEDs, Lumileds builds innovation, quality and reliability into its technology, products and every customer engagement. Together with its customers, Lumileds is making the world better, safer, more beautifulwith light.


Headquartered in the Netherlands, Lumileds has approximately 9,000 team members supporting operations worldwide. The Lumileds environment is fast-paced, cutting-edge, intelligent and fun! We are looking for exceptional talent to join our team! To learn more, visit


Position Summary:

Lumileds is seeking a highly-qualified Sr. Engineer to take responsibility for Supplier Quality activities. The individual will have to improve,  monitor , and measure the assigned suppliers are always in compliance to Lumileds quality policy and procedures  in  ensuring the purchased products/materials are meeting Lumileds’  product requirement and operational objectives.

What You Will Do:

  • Develop and manage the assigned suppliers to meet set KPI.
  • Ensure assigned suppliers are always in compliance to ISO/IATF and 5S standards.
  • Establish  material specifications and quality documents 
  • Conduct regular  supplier audits according to the set plan
  • Handle supplier quality incidents and ensure satisfactory 8D closure . 
  • Lead the Supplier component qualification process during platform projects execution using APQP-PPAP guidelines.
  • Lead or participate in MRB disposition meetings
  • Initiate regular continuous improvement activities with the suppliers in line with business needs.
  • Review and identify suppliers’ manufacturing risks and improvement potentials. Assure actions are taken to close identified gaps.
  • Prepare and publish monthly performance report for the respective suppliers as required.


What You Will Bring (REQUIRED Qualifications):

  • Demonstrated working knowledge in Statistics and 8D Problem Solving
  • Good working knowledge of manufacturing processes
  • Good knowledge in MSA, FMEA, SPC,  APQP ,  PPAP
  • Effective communication, presentation, and writing skills
  • Good knowledge of automotive quality standards and tools such as ISO/ IATF16949
  • Strong organizational and time management skills
  • Preventive mindset but also leadership when it comes to solve problems or to take decision
  • Hardworking, Independent, Flexible, and with a Positive attitude

(Minimum Level)

  • Bachelor's


Field of Study

  • Electrical or Mechanical Engineering, or related fields


Years of Experience (Minimum)

  • 5 - 7 years


Licenses / Certifications

  • ISO 9001 Certified Auditor


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Trained  ISO / IATF auditor and/ or  VDA 6.3 process auditor



Lumileds is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer




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