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Cummins Inc. Supplier Quality Improvement Engineer - Senior in Milton Keynes, United Kingdom

Supplier Quality Improvement Engineer - Senior


Senior Supplier Quality Improvement Engineer

Closing Date – 7 th December 2021

With over one hundred years of industry, Cummins are the trailblazers when it comes to power generation technologies. From out 4000 hp engines to our hydrogen powered fuel cells, we are powering businesses in over 190 countries around the globe.

We are currently seeking a Senior Supplier Quality Improvement Engineer to focus on key suppliers and ensure the suppliers are working to the requirements of the project. This role will be based at our Milton Keynes site however we are flexible to someone working remotely.

Your impact with include.

  • Collaborating with our key suppliers and other resources at Cummins, leading the use of quality improvement tools and methods to achieve zero defects performance.

  • Oversees the supplier quality resources for our most challenging new product introduction and current products to reduce supplier related issues, improve process capabilities, and ensure timely project launches.

  • Ensures suppliers select and use and adapt quality tools effectively for their industry and our requirements, especially the Advanced Product Quality Planning process.

  • Leads the measurement of supplier quality performance according to established procedures and is responsible to drive appropriate improvements to meet established targets.

  • Responsible to lead the continuous improvement activities with suppliers in their efforts to reduce defects.

  • Responsible for Supplier Quality’s participation in the selection, management, development, problem solving, and assurance of defect-free performance of the direct material supplier chain.


To be a success in this role you will need.

  • Experience with Supplier Quality, PPAP, APQP

  • Experience with various problem-solving techniques (8D, Ishikawa, 5 why, etc.)

  • Experience in varied Quality focused roles

  • A degree in Engineering or related technical industry required

Salary and Benefits

  • Salary between £47,200 - £57,800 depending on experience

  • Defined contribution pension scheme - company contributions up to 9%

  • Annual bonus plan - target 8% (based upon company performance)

  • Private medical insurance

  • Health cash plan - support towards medical, optical and dental costs

  • Health screening

  • Life assurance


Primary Location United Kingdom-England-Milton Keynes-UK, Milton Keynes, Precedent House

Job Type Experienced - Exempt / Office

Recruitment Job Type Exempt - Experienced

Job Posting Nov 9, 2021, 6:14:54 AM

Unposting Date Dec 7, 2021, 6:59:00 PM

Req ID: 21000748