Manufacturing Quality Engineering Professional

Job Description
This role is responsible for driving improvements in overall quality and client satisfaction by providing an end-to-end view of supply chain performance; may include interaction with external organizations such as development, service, sales, etc. Responsibilities include strategic preventive quality assurance for products and processes, as well as install and yield management support at a system and commodity level. A variety of quality-related activities are supported by this positionThe employee guides functional objectives or technologies.


Professional knowledge related to incumbent's function/business unit and its processes.

Advise other professionals. Effectively utilize group dynamics. Negotiate to define approaches and goals.

Problem Solving:
Recognize complex problems related to functional objectives. Analyze situations and implement solutions, or develop new system elements, procedures or processes. Creativity and judgment applied to developmental work on different projects within the business environment.


Provides ongoing technical /operational guidance to lead professional work teams, conducts special projects, or manages department(s) (national or international). Understand department/ functional mission and vision. Defines and decides objectives within specified business concept or project and may have responsibility for tools and assigned resources. Utilizes expertise to directly influence people outside department or function. Sometimes no precedent exists.

Impact on Business/Scope:

Accountable for department results and for activities and/or projects involving multi-functional teams. Regularly participates in overall functional program planning. Activities are subject to business measurements, impact customer satisfaction, and impact project costs or expenses.

Required Technical and Professional Expertise

This role is responsible of working with suppliers technically, supporting development during new products and engineering changes, manufacturing and development during early production builds, quality supplier management and support continuous internal or external production products. This position is involved in facets of Supply Chain, such as engineering changes, supplier quality assurance true IBM manufacturing and field performance, tooling changes and product delivery.

Preferred Tech and Prof Experience

1) Work on daily basis with suppliers.
2) Supporting Development during new product introduction and manufacturing and development during early build production.
3) Review and approve engineering changes in SAP and Enovia.
4) Supplier Mall activities coordination.
5) Proper rejected part disposition in NCM Web Tool.

EO Statement
IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.

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