General Electric Lead Sourcing Specialist - Supplier Quality Engineering in Pune, India

Role Summary:

Role of Supplier Quality Engineer (SQE) will report to GE India Sourcing leader. In this role SQE will be involved in supplier selection, New Product development, Quality audits. SQE will also be working closely with GE Engineering centre on advanced technology and supplier qualification. The position will be a Lead Position Band based at Hyderabad, India.

Essential Responsibilities:

 Responsible for driving quality for assigned suppliers, improving quality performance via Quality Plan implementation. Responsibility include management of Product quality, Process Quality, Quality Management Systems, Technical & Regulatory Compliance and all supplier quality metrics.

 Shall be ready to stretch limits and be available at supplier end to meet the inspection timelines and facilitate timely shipment of accepted parts to support customer demands

 Drive supplier selection through robust supplier approval audit process and drive product & process qualification using GE Aviation’s quality tools and systems

 Develop positive relationships and work closely with cross functional teams including Sourcing, Engineering and Manufacturing Quality teams to manage and implement supplier/engineering changes, New Product Introductions, and transition Projects

 SQE will also be responsible for creating documentations required for offset requirements

 Provide lead role in Customer quality issue investigation and resolution


 Mechanical Engg with min 10 years of working experience in complex product manufacturing Industry , Functional experience in Supplier quality or Plant quality management . Preferable to have Minimum 3 years of aerospace Industry quality experience.

 Shall have expertise AS9100, AS9102 , NADCAP and Special Process audits

 Shall have hands on experience of First Article approvals manufacturing complex products of aerospace or automotive Industry.

 Professional training and certification on GD&T , Lean Management tools and Six sigma is must

 Subject matter expert process audits related to machining, casting, Forging, assembly, electromechanical parts is preferable.

 Shall have global exposure in terms of working with US , European Customers / Suppliers/ Internal Stake holders.

Desired Characteristics:

 Strong oral and written communication skills

 Strong interpersonal and leadership skills

 Highest degree of work ethics and statutory compliance

About Us:

GE (NYSE:GE) drives the world forward by tackling its biggest challenges. By combining world-class engineering with software and analytics, GE helps the world work more efficiently, reliably, and safely. GE people are global, diverse and dedicated, operating with the highest integrity and passion to fulfill GE’s mission and deliver for our customers.

Locations: India; Hyderabad