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T E Connectivity Development (NPD) Quality Engineering Supervisor in Plymouth, Minnesota

Company Information TE Connectivity Ltd., is a $14 billion global technology and manufacturing leader creating a safer, sustainable, productive, and connected future. For more than 75 years, our connectivity and sensor solutions, proven in the harshest environments, have enabled advancements in transportation, industrial applications, medical technology, energy, data communications, and the home. With 80,000 employees, including more than 8,000 engineers, working alongside customers in nearly 140 countries, TE ensures that EVERY CONNECTION COUNTS. Learn more at and on LinkedIn, Facebook, WeChat and Twitter. TE s Medical business unit, part of the Industrial Solutions segment, offers medical device OEMs, a complete product offering, and capability portfolio for minimally invasive, imaging, surgical, diagnostic, and therapeutic devices. With more than 350 design engineers and a global presence in all key medical device hubs, we are a premier partner to the world s leading medical technology companies for their next-generation medical devices. We are experts in all aspects of device design and manufacture, from access .and. delivery solutions for interventional medicine; to sensors .and. connectors for surgical applications. Our innovative solutions enable ground breaking medical therapies such as treating heart disease without opening the body, placing microscopic devices into brain arteries and powering robotic surgery. JOB OVERVIEW The Quality Engineering Supervisor will provide quality support to our Production Teams or to our New Product Development Teams. RESPONSIBILITIES * Able to develop procedures and manufacturing DHR documentation, and familiar with manufacturing execution controls and product life cycle management. * Familiar with establishing inspection standards, plans, frequencies and test methods, and the practical application of quality engineering tools (Six Sigma); * Able to manage quality resources available and directing the quality support activity of the team across multiple projects, * Experience of participating in internal and external audits to industry quality system standards and knows how to achieve and maintain project lifecycle deliverables that comply with all applicable standards. * Risk management familiar and making risk-based decisions throughout the product development life cycle. * Ability to make autonomous quality decisions, and resolve complex manufacturing and development issues, while mitigating risk to end user or patient on a daily basis, and escalating when appropriate to the Senior Quality management team; * A driver of compliance to the quality management system in all activities within new the new product development and realization processes, ensuring that quality and compliance is cornerstone of all development activity form the early stage of their product life cycle. * Able to drive continuous improvement, familiar with application of lean principles and innovation, and utilizing quality engineering tools to demonstrate effectiveness of such improvements * Competent in developing and implementing process controls and robust control plans to maintain controlled, compliant manufacturing, while achieving the industrialization of development projects * Ensure that New product development projects are managed to deliver on all quality aspects for the business and customer, with consideration of both external regulatory and internal quality system requirements * Manage the performance and support activity of a quality team in providing compliance direction and delivering on quality deliverables for new product development projects; * Manage the learning and development of quality team so that personnel are encouraged to develop on their existing competencies and toward chosen career goals within the organization. * Ensure that quality team are engaged in their roles, and ar