Supplier Quality Manager (Welding)

Website Siemens

Supplier Quality Manager (Welding) Job Highlights

Title Supplier Quality Manager (Welding)
Type Full Time
Experience 5 Years
Function Quality Assurance
Location Sacramento, CA, United States
Company Siemens

Company Profile

Siemens is a technology company that focuses on industry, infrastructure, transport, and healthcare. It is a leading global provider of short-distance, regional, and long-distance rolling stock, as well as product and system solutions for passenger and freight transport.

Job Profile

The company (Rolling Stock) is looking for a Supplier Quality Manager (Welding) with a very strong quality background in problem-solving and issue resolution on supplier parts.

The position will directly report to Siemens Mobility Rolling Stock Supplier Quality Manager.

The selected candidate will be an individual contributor with no direct reports.

Educational Qualification

  • Applicants should have a Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical, Industrial Engineering or Equivalent from a college/university
  • Proven track record dealing with sophisticated welded assemblies, fabricated parts, and mechanical systems.
  • Solid understanding of AWS, EN15085 Weld standards.

Work Experience

  • Possess at least 5 years of working experience in new product development, testing, and inspection.
  • Multi-functional work experience in major areas such as product engineering, supply chain management, project management, manufacturing, or operations


  • Assessment, qualification, and development of Mechanical system suppliers.
  • Develop long-term supplier relationships and generate and implement cost-reduction ideas.
  • Develop methods for inspection, testing, sampling, and training. Prepares product reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing information and trends.
  • Drive a “Zero Defect” mentality within the supply base.
  • Evaluates supplier’s systems, products, components, and applications against technical and quality requirements. Review and implement an effective PPAP process at Siemens suppliers.
  • Initiate action to prevent the occurrence of any non-conformities relating to product, process, and quality systems.
  • Strategically lead supplier performance improvement projects in an effort to increase the supplier capability of consistently meeting Siemens’s requirements.


  • Expert problem solver as an individual and leading a group, soft skills should include highly credible teammates based on related experience and strong written, and verbal communication skills, patience, productivity, and ability to apply resources outside quality area.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience working in the supply chain (preferred)
  • Prefer Certified Weld Inspector (CWI) or International Weld Engineer (IWE) Certification (preferred)
  • Demonstrated ability in the Quality/Operational field related to Rail Industry

Other Requirements

  • Qualified Applicants must be legally authorized for employment in the United States.
  • Qualified Applicants will not require employer-sponsored work authorization now or in the future for employment in the United States


  • Competitive total rewards package.
  • Employee perks and discounts in addition to our 401k match and generous Paid Time Off
  • Health, Dental, Vision Insurance, HSA/FSA, Commuter Benefits – starting Day 1
  • Tuition Reimbursement program, Mentor Programs, and development through online learning.

Employer’s Statement

Siemens is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to creating a diverse environment.

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