Supplier Quality Engineer


Danbury, CT, US, 6813

Job Requisition ID:  9715


Schaeffler is a dynamic global technology company and its success has been a result of its entrepreneurial spirit and long history of private ownership. As a partner to all of the major automobile manufacturers, as well as key players in the aerospace and industrial sectors, we offer you many development opportunities.  


Your Key Responsibilities

  • Carries out supplier quality activities of supplied products and supplier quality issues in the plant within the order fulfillment process.
  • Supports advanced quality planning with suppliers during product development process, with specific consideration for cost efficiency and producibility.
  • In series production, executes supplier evaluation, manages supplier process changes and initiates and coordinates corrective actions, to sustainably ensure quality agreed.
  • Drives the sampling inspection process, and decides acceptance or rejection of samples provided.
  • Coordinates series production claim management, and acts as escalation instance to agree on remedial action plans until successful completion.
  • Trains suppliers to ensure adherence to APQP and PPAP requirements as agreed.
  • This position must meet Export Control compliance requirements, therefore a “US Person” as defined by 22 C.F.R. § 120.15 is required. “US Person” includes US Citizen, lawful permanent resident, refugee, or asylee.  

Your Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree strongly preferred
  • 5 to 10 years of hands on supplier quality experience 


Our Offering

See all of our benefits at: Schaeffler Benefits



As a global company with employees around the world, it is important to us that we treat each other with respect and value all ideas and perspectives. By appreciating our differences, we inspire creativity and drive innovation. In this way, we contribute to sustainable value creation for our stakeholders and society as a whole. Together, we advance how the world moves.


Exciting assignments and outstanding development opportunities await you because we impact the future with innovation. We look forward to your application.



Schaeffler is an equal employment opportunity / affirmative action employer. All qualified candidates will receive equal employment opportunities and consideration for employment without regard to unlawful consideration of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by applicable law.


Keywords: strongertogether Supply Chain Management; Supply Chain Management 


Job Type: Engineer 
Job Family: Supply Chain Management 
Contract Type: Unlimited 
Schedule: Full-Time 

Job Segment: Supply Chain Manager, Supply Chain, Aerospace Engineering, Fulfillment, Quality Engineer, Operations, Engineering