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Supplier Development Engineer

Company: CNH Industrial
Location: Detroit
Posted on: May 28, 2023

Job Description:

Supplier Development Engineer







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CNH Industrial is a world-class equipment and services company dedicated to advancing the noble work of agriculture and construction workers. Driven by our shared purpose of Breaking New Ground, we are passionate about bringing Innovation, Sustainability, and Productivity to all that we do. As a truly global company, CNH Industrial's 37,000+ employees form part of a diverse and inclusive workplace, focused on empowering customers to grow, and build, a better world through our core brands: Case IH, STEYR, New Holland Agriculture, CASE, and New Holland Construction. We are currently seeking a Supplier Development Engineer to join our team in the Midwest (Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Minnesota, Wisconsin). As a Supplier Development Engineer you will collaborate on-site with suppliers driving performance through capacity analysis, continuous improvement, and developing relationships in support of a growing agricultural machinery business. This position is an empowered role with strategic and tactical Supply Chain responsibilities. As Supplier Development Engineer, you are expected to support all activities that ensure a continuous flow of parts supply to our NA Plants. During supplier development and technical assistance missions, the engineer must choose the right approach, depth, focus, techniques and lessons learned, in order to properly address situations. Each supplier development opportunity may be unique. The candidate will need to demonstrate technical capability in order to communicate effectively with external suppliers, internal supply chain, purchasing, engineering, and supplier quality management on quality improvement and cost reduction opportunities. The Supplier Development Engineer will be part of a newly formed team, you will have the opportunity to help define, support, and develop the CNH supply base within NA. The qualified individual will have responsibility for supporting the supply chain across the Agriculture business, follow the Case Business System Manufacturing methods while implementing supplier improvement projects. The specialist is expected to be a self-starter and accountable for meeting aggressive completion targets. A total of three positions available. These are field based positions ideally located in the the following states in close proximity to a major airport: IL, WI, MI, OH, MN, IN, NC, PA.


Develop and execute a supplier engagement plan, with an on-site supplier focusPerform on-site capacity analysis, identify process bottlenecks, validate against current and future demandDrive continuous improvement with supplier to meet delivery and quality requirementsSupport and foster supplier partnershipsCommunicate and collaborate effectively with all stakeholders, both internal and externalSupport maintenance of supplier rating systemIdentify and initiate cost reduction opportunities, support contract negotiation projectsEnsure assigned supply base meets material delivery objectivesSet and reinforce expectation of suppliers to adjust and perform to delivery schedulePrioritize and escalate Critical Shortage resolution actionsManage supplier transitions to ensure uninterrupted material availabilityAnnual base salary range for this position is $88,000 to $139,000 USD. (Actual salaries will vary and will be based on various factors, such as skill, experience and qualification for the role.) #LI-JM1


Bachelor's Degree (Engineering, Technical or Supply Chain coursework preferred)Minimum 6 years experience in purchasing, procurement, supply chain with emphasis in supplier capacity and quality, process walks, capacity analysis and demonstrated strong technical aptitudeIntermediate proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite, especially Excel, Word, and PowerPoint (formulas, pivot tables, macros, etc.)Ability to travel nationally up to 50%+ (about half involve overnight stays).

Company Benefits

CNH Industrial offers a wide variety of benefits that not only encourages wellness and preventive care, but we also provide the right tools and programs to help you achieve it. Our benefits package includes medical, dental, vision, disability, and life insurance. Our industry leading 401k will support you in meeting your retirement objectives. Additional benefits include paid parental leave, flexible work policies, opportunities for self-development and paid leave for specific activities. Click here for more information!


US applicants: CNH Industrial is an equal opportunity employer. This company considers candidates regardless of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status. Applicants can learn more about their rights by viewing the federal "EEO is the Law" poster and its supplement here. CNH Industrial participates in E-Verify and will provide the federal government with your Form I-9 information to confirm that you are authorized to work in the U.S. You can view additional information here. If you need reasonable accommodation with the application process, please contact us at Read about our company's commitment to pay transparency by clicking this link: pay transparency notice. Canada applicants: CNH Industrial is an equal opportunity employer. This company considers candidates regardless of race, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, nationality, place of origin, disability, marital status, family status, age, or any other ground prohibited by applicable provincial human rights legislation.

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