Wuxi, CN

Function:  Quality & Operational Development
Job Category:  Support Functions

Supplier Quality Engineer

Your main responsibilities are

  • Monitor and highlight incoming parts quality performance and give preventive guidelines to management team.
  • Draft incoming parts inspection WI, develop people inspection skills and enforce them effectively.
  • Drive incoming parts quality problems solving timely and effectively with internal and external teams.
  • Execute supplier audits and validate supplier improvement evidence for critical non-conformance upon 8d logic.
  • Work with supplier for their manufacturing error-proofing technologies and defect stop capability setup always.
  • Well preparation with supplier for customer FAT if required, and satisfy customer as a top priority.
  • Others tasks assigned by line manager


You will shine in this role when you have:


Desired Skills:

  • High supplier quality control sense, do right thing first time, and avoid poor quality cost always.
  • knowledge of manufacturing process and testing, in particular welding, casting, forging and machining.
  • Able to work in a distributed team and self-driven approach.
  • Good communication and presentation skills.
  • Fluent command in English, both oral and written.
  • Knowledge of SAP as advantages.
  • Quality tools skill, including 8D, PDCA, CP, PPAP, PQAP.



  • University / Polytechnic Degree in Industrial Engineering and/or Business or equivalent education.
  • Manufacturing/Technical background & experience. At least 3 years experience as industrial engineer, preferably with experience in Engineering, Manufacturing operations or quality.
  • Can do attitude and result oriented working method.



  • Relevant technical and manufacturing knowledge, welding working experience are prefer.
  • Professional expertise within Supply Chain management, Engineering, Manufacturing or Quality.


Why you and us 

We have an amazing team and a clear purpose to exist. We are passionate about the work we do and hope to find a colleague with a shared passion for smart technologies and a sustainable future.

All our employees are encouraged to utilise the variety of training activities, learning solutions and self-study materials that we have to offer which supports the opportunity to further develop your talents and competencies within a very global working environment, in an ambitious and growth orientated organisation. 


Contact & next steps

Does this sound like the job for you? If yes, we hope to hear from you before the application 31st December 2023 by submitting your application through our careers portal. Are you still wondering if you should apply and would like to get something clarified? Please reach out to Tina Zheng, Talent Acquisition Specialist (tina.zheng@wartsila.com) with any questions related to this position. (only for questions from direct job applicants, applications through email will not be recorded or responded to)

Please apply by 31st December 2023 at 23:59 Chinese Standard Time. Our recruiting tool recognizes the time zone where the job ad has been published and closes the application period according to same time zone.

Last application date: 31/12/2023 


At Wärtsilä we value, respect and embrace all our differences, and are committed to diversity, inclusion and equal employment opportunities; everyone can be their true self and succeed based on their job-relevant merits and abilities. 


This is Wärtsilä 

Wärtsilä is a global leader in innovative technologies and lifecycle solutions for the marine and energy markets. Our team of 17,000 professionals, in more than 200 locations in 68 countries, shape the decarbonisation transformation of our industries across the globe. Read more on www.wartsila.com