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Senior Supplier Quality Engineer 

Honeywell Fire Stystems

Northford, CT  



  • Work with Sourcing and factory /customer Quality Teams to ensure supplier performance is regularly reported and that appropriate and timely corrective actions are implemented;
  • Monitor, communicate and improve key supply chain KPI’s, including Supplier OTTR, PPM
  • Lead supplier quality issues resolution and root cause analysis process (8D, 5Why, Ishikawa);
  • Working with Honeywell Quality, Production, Customer Quality and RnD to adjudicate, recommending corrective actions;
  • Organizing any sort/rework with suppliers;
  • Maintain and update critical supplier audit system and schedule. Conduct supplier audits to drive process standardization, waste elimination, and continuous improvement'
  • Establish specific short / long term supplier quality goals
  • Champion problem solving and root cause analysis activities with suppliers and customers to eliminate recurrence of non‐conformances
  • Work to resolve supplier technical issues in a timely manner to ensure continuity of supply
  • Aide Manufacturing in the evaluation and qualification of new supplier materials following a defined new product development process;
  • Lead and monitor PPAP process; Communicate engineering and manufacturing specifications to supplier technical teams; Actively manage suppliers to ensure there are no regressions with the implementation of new processes
  • Strategically lead supplier performance improvement projects in an effort to increase the supplier capability of consistently meeting Honeywell requirements. Projects may include: process analysis, value stream mapping, process capability and throughput analysis, 6‐Sigma, 5S and Kaizen events
  • Drive “Zero Defect” mentality within the supply base. Travel to supplier locations to resolve quality problems;
  • Attend site tier meetings providing clear and timely updates on issues raised
  • Lead and present Honeywell Operating System and HSE activities in frame of factory team
  • Lead and support site CE/VE projects


  • Bachelor's degree or 4 years related experience and/or training in manufacturing environment; or equivalent combination of education and experience


  • Strong English and Spanish written and verbal communication skills
  • Advanced computer skills using Microsoft Office, Minitab and SAP applications
  • Strong problem solving skills
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Understanding of project management (experience preferred)
  • Knowledge of various quality system methodologies 8D, Lean, 5 Why’s, Pareto Analysis, Six Sigma, 8-D, FMEA PPAP, etc. preferred