AISIN World Seymour
  • 08-Apr-2022 to 08-Sep-2022 (CST)
  • Purchasing
  • Indianapolis, IN, USA
  • Full Time

Job Title: SPTT Supplier Development Engineer

Company: Aisin World Corp. of America

Department: Purchasing

Location: Seymour, IN

Aisin Group Overview:

Based in Kariya City, Aichi, Japan, the Aisin Group is a $35 billion global, Tier One supplier of automotive components and systems with over 214 consolidated companies spanning over 20 countries and some 110,000 employees.

Aisin Group is the world's sixth largest Tier One supplier of automotive components and systems, such as brakes, transmissions, navigation systems, drivetrain, chassis, body, engine-related parts, electronics and intelligent transportation systems.

As we like to say: "Chances are the car your drove to work this morning is equipped with an Aisin product."

Position Responsibilities

The incumbent is expected to perform the following functions that the company has determined are essential to this position:

  • Reduction of open SCAR (Supplier Corrective Action Requests), quality concerns of suppliers and missed-shipments of suppliers to Aisin plants.
    • Leading supplier communications to balance between suppliers and Aisin's production plants through periodical Microsoft-TEAMS based communication, or by visiting supplier(s).
    • Providing technical knowledge, gain connection of technical resources or suggest path to solutions.
  • Assessment of suppliers in terms of SPTT (readiness) audit or high-volume production trials.
  • Making fair judgments to building trusts between Aisin group and suppliers by perspectives in multiple directions.
  • Ability to report situation in writing to provide path and opinions towards next level.
  • Visiting suppliers to gain trusts and set path to achieve goals as needed.

Essential Skills and Experience:

  • Ability to always calmly assess progress in various circumstances, and provide guidance to involved team for resolutions
  • Ability to comprehend suppliers' information provided in multiple formats and organize.
  • Ability to drive teams of suppliers and Aisin plants towards success
  • Keeping good record of communication in terms of meeting minutes to propel actions forward.
  • Following up status, progress

Beneficial Skills and Experience

  • Experiences in Gantt chart management and drive towards target.
  • Basic process knowledge of metal forming; such as stamping, machining, welding, or surface treatment.
  • Experiences in technical field, such as manufacturing engineering, quality engineering
  • Experiences in RFQ, supplier selection process.


  • Bachelor's degree in supplier management, engineering, etc. or,
  • Associate degree with 2 years of experience in industry, etc.

Work Environment Requirements

  • Must be able to operate a personal computer, telephone and other office equipment.
  • Must perform job duties onsite, except those duties that are customarily or by their nature performed offsite (for example, offsite customer visits).
  • Must be able to work effectively in a fast paced environment where constructive criticism is encouraged.
  • Must be able to work on multiple assignments at once, and complete assignments within deadline and budget (if applicable) with satisfactory quality.
  • Must be able to operate as an effective team member.
  • Must be committed to a high standard of safety, and be willing and able to comply with all safety laws and all company safety policies.

Attendance/Work Hour Requirements

  • Must maintain an acceptable attendance record.
  • Must be willing and available to work such weekends and holidays as necessary and desirable to meet business needs.

Travel Requirements

  • Approximately 10-20 %
  • Must be willing and available to travel to such locations and with such frequency as is necessary and desirable to meet business needs.

**Candidates applying for positions with Aisin must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire.

**To the selected candidate, Aisin offers a competitive salary, comprehensive benefits and outstanding growth opportunities.

**Aisin is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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