Chicago Recruiters | QA Recruiters | Supplier Quality Engineer

Kappa Search Inc. is a Chicago recruiting agency that specializes in engineering, manufacturing, operations and quality assurance recruitment and placement. We are currently recruiting for a Supplier Quality Engineer for a top client. Responsibilities and requirements outlined below.


  • Candidate must have a working knowledge of the technologies associated with producing high volume PCB related products while adhering to applicable industry standards related to processing and acceptance.
  • Will provide technical supply chain support to all high-volume products including consumer electronics, aerospace, and medical device programs.
  • Develop strategic partnerships with key suppliers to ensure a robust, quality product is delivered efficiently to our customers.
  • Provide leadership to facilitate root cause analysis and corrective action implementation and lead teams in failure analyses.
  • Will partner with Supply Chain, Manufacturing Operations, Program Quality, and Engineering to support Design-to-Cost, product development, product qualification, process qualification and capability analysis, DFMA, and other lean initiatives.
  • Lead supplier assessments and engagements, quality system audits, and coordinate source inspectors.


  • Bachelors Degree in Engineering, Electrical or Mechanical preferred
  • Established record with quality systems and tools for supplier interaction (process capability, FMEA, DOE, etc.)
  • Expertise with PCB manufacturing processes standards (IPC, etc.)
  • Proficient presentation and data analysis skills
  • Self-management capabilities