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Title:  Quality Engineer - Supplier

Req ID:  75019

Claremont, North Carolina, United States

In our 'always on' world, we believe it's essential to have a genuine connection with the work you do.


How You'll Help Us Connect the World

As a Quality Engineer-Supplier in our Claremont facility, you will generate, establish and implement quality improvement plans for direct product material, production materials and third-party suppliers, to resolve major quality issues and improve the quality of parts supplied to CommScope or parts supplied directly to CommScope customers.

In this role, you will perform supplier audits to support supplier selection and management processes and work with purchasing on crafting integration plans for new suppliers, maintain and evaluate supplier performance quality metrics, assist in the development of long-term strategies to meet quality goals, and achieve compliance, financial and performance goals.


  • Create and implement audit plans for strategic, new, third party and low-performing suppliers and complete audits with suppliers including quality system Risk Assessments and Sustainability Surveys consistent with corporate procedures, guidelines, and scheduled plans. Follow-up with all identified corrective actions in a timely fashion.
  • Collaborate with Commodity and Category buyers to analyze supplier assessments in order to develop supplier capabilities to meet Commscope requirements.
  • Analyze supplier capacity and process capability constraints and, if found deficient, develop/manage plans with suppliers to improve these requirements.


Required Qualifications for Consideration:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering or a related degree with a minimum of 5 years of experience working with supplier quality improvement, supplier development, and quality audits, in a manufacturing-related environment.
  • Experience in using Lean Six Sigma tools
  • Ability to travel to facilities in North, Central, and South America and acquire appropriate visa’s when required.


You Will Excite Us If You Have:

  • SAP knowledge
  • Six Sigma certification
  • Experience working on Minitab
  • Certified Quality Engineer, or Certified Quality Auditor
  • Working knowledge and application of ISO Quality Standards
  • Multi-lingual


What Happens After You Apply

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Why CommScope:

CommScope is on a quest to deliver connectivity that empowers how we live, work, and learn. Our employees push the boundaries of communications technology that enables groundbreaking discoveries like 5G, the Internet of Things, and gigabit speeds for everyone, everywhere. With our unmatched expertise in copper, fiber, and wireless infrastructure, our global clients rely on us to outperform today and be ready for the needs of tomorrow.

If you want to grow your career alongside forward-thinking, hardworking, and caring people who strive to create what's next…..come connect to your future at CommScope.

CommScope is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EEO), including people with disabilities and veterans. If you are seeking an accommodation for the application or interview process, please contact us to submit your request at




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