Caterpillar, Inc. Supplier Development Engineer (Poland/Italy) in Slaskie, Poland

Supplier Development Engineer (Poland/Italy)


Supplier Development Engineer - POLAND, ITALY

Major Job Responsibilities:

  • support execution of category strategy for cylinder components like tubes, rodes and machined bars

  • develop and manage suppliers’ performance (QCLDM), support OIA

  • get deep understanding of supply base in Europe and become trusted advisor to internal customers

  • collaborate with Category Buyer on supplier’s relationship management


Required Qualifications:

  • min. Bachelor degree in Engineering or equivalent relevant experience in engineering or manufacturing background plus familiarity with manufacturing processes used to produce components for Caterpillar Products

  • strong knowledge of Lean, BIQ & APQP

  • continuously reviewing supplier capacity

  • assuring production readiness through rigorous review of supplier PPAP submission

  • experience in developing working relationship with others inside and outside the department

  • strong English skills

  • MS Office (Excel) - advanced

  • good communications skills

Desired Qualifications:

  • 6Sigma Black Belt Experience

  • CPS Black Belt Experience

  • practical knowledge of problem solving (8D)

Job Purchasing & Procurement

Primary Location Poland-Slaskie-Sosnowiec

EEO/AA Employer. All qualified individuals – including minorities, females, veterans and individuals with disabilities – are encouraged to apply.

Req ID: 19000168