Flex Supplier Quality Engineer

Suzhou, Jiangsu, China
Operations and Supply Chain


Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number:200180283
The people here at Apple don't just build products - they build the kind of wonder that's revolutionized entire industries. It's the diversity of those people and their ideas that encourages the innovation that runs through everything we do, from amazing technology to industry-leading environmental efforts. Join Apple, and help us leave the world better than we found it. This position is for a supplier quality engineer who will focus on sustaining Hot Bar assembly & flexible printed circuits (include product quality yield, LRB) management.

Key Qualifications

  • Min 3 years of engineering, design, manufacturing, NPI, engineering program management, quality or supplier management in electronic industry
  • Managerial experience will be preferred
  • Familiar with quality control tools such as process capability, SPC, MSA, failure analysis, reliability test, 6 Sigma, FMEA
  • Willing to travel to support validation builds worldwide (China, Taiwan, Korea, Japan, Southeast Asia, US)
  • Able to relocate and support sustaining projects
  • Good communication and presentation skills
  • Proven strong leadership and analytical skills
  • Good team-player and able to work with multiple functional groups
  • Passionate & highly independent individual
  • Good discipline, responsible and trust worthy
  • Ability to work under fast pace and high pressure environment
  • Highly committed and result orientated


▪ You attend development builds quality issues as required under direction of Operations Engineering Directly Responsible Individual (DRI) ▪ You provide guidance and support to Apple FPCA Subcontractor and contract manufacturing (CM) ▪ You act as supplier quality lead handles a variety of complex projects ▪ You plan, develop and implement quality control procedures for Flexible Printed Circuit Fabrication & Assembly process, testing and reliability requirements. ▪ You perform product quality review, identify quality risks, provide recommendation for quality risk mitigation during New Product Introduction (NPI) ▪ Provide early manufacturing involvement to ensure new products is Manufactured at acceptable quality level ▪ Make recommendations for changes required in design, process, measurement/testing specifications & equipment (ICT and Functional test) ▪ OVERSEE WITH MULTI-FUNCTIONAL TEAMS TO IMPLEMENT MEASUREMENT/TESTING ▪ Work with Apple FPCA Subcontractor and handle quality aspects of Volume Manufacturing builds ▪ Ensure Apple PCBA Subcontractors/CM partner adhere to Process and Procedures as well as approved Manufacturing and Test processes. ▪ Ensure maintenance of specified quality levels at FPCA Manufacturing ▪ Establish guidelines, Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) & Best Known Method (BKM) for quality control & improvement ▪ Conduct supplier audit, product & process qualification, manufacturing line qualification ▪ Handle new product quality & ensure seamless transition to product ramp ▪ Provide & present various quality reports to multi-functional teams

Education & Experience

- Minimum Bachelor Degree In Engineering or Science disciplines - Master Degree or MBA a plus.

Additional Requirements