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safety for our employees, contractors, customers and communities,
employees in this role are required to be fully vaccinated against
COVID-19, unless an accommodation has been granted for a medical
reason or sincerely held religious belief.
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market laboratories worldwide with instruments, services,
consumables, applications and expertise. Agilent enables customers
to gain the answers and insights they seek -- so they can do what
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This great opportunity engages you directly with the dynamics of
a highly technical global team. As a member of the team, you will
be directly involved in the technical and business decisions that
drive high impact and long-range sourcing initiatives. As a part of
Agilent's Life Sciences and Diagnostics Group you will work
alongside talented professionals who help make Agilent one of the
world's leaders in the industry. You'll have the opportunity to
work with other Agilent divisions, external suppliers and contract
manufacturers as you devise unique ways to achieve outstanding
Major responsibilities of the Supplier Quality Engineer
-Providing plastics expertise to Manufacturing and R&D
Engineers. This includes rapid prototype process and material
selections to part and mold design consulting for
-Leveraging a working knowledge of plastic components to support
failure analysis of materials for new product releases, production,
and field returns.
-Manage supplier activities in mold design, material selection,
color matching, and quality assurance processes to manage prototype
schedules and correct production issues timely and effectively.
-Ensuring specialized parts and assemblies meet Agilent’s high
expectations for quality, reliability, cost, and product
-Directly involved in driving supplier quality programs and
setting strategic direction. You will participate in supplier
selection, evaluation and management.
-Working in partnership with New Product Introduction teams
utilizing design reviews to optimize part design for DFX and global
-Working on the development and implementation of a technology
roadmap in the plastics commodity and advancing the use of
technology in production.
-Working as a global team member to develop and implement
worldwide sourcing strategies.