Myriad Genetics, Inc.

  • Supplier Quality Engineer

    Location US-UT-Salt Lake City
    Posted Date 1 week ago(4/13/2018 10:30 AM)
    Job ID
    Location Details
    Salt Lake City, UT
    Myriad Genetics Laboratories
  • Overview

    Responsible for all quality activities related to vendors and suppliers of materials, products, or services used for manufacturing purposes, to support operations or compliance activities at Myriad Genetic Laboratories, and for ensuring Myriad's quality requirements for such items are clearly communicated to the supplier. This position will participate in developing and evaluating supplier quality policies, procedures and contracts.


    Support efforts for all sustaining supplier quality control activities, including new supplier selection, evaluation, supplier performance, supplier contract management and non-conforming material management.


    Participate with Operations, Diagnostic Development, Quality Assurance and Compliance in developing classifications of products in the Oracle Purchasing System to ensure suppliers and associated products are evaluated based on risk management activities in order to determine critical and non-critical reagents and consumables.


    Participate with Operations, Diagnostic Developement, Quality Systems and Quality/Compliance to establish and maintain receiving acceptance activities, including specification requirements.

    Assist in the development and reporting of supplier quality metrics

    Coordinate, initiate and drive supplier Corrective Action Requests where applicable

    Ensure timely closure of supplier nonconformance and CAPA findings

    Additional purchasing activities as  required or assigned


    Bachelor's degree in engineering, science or related field, or minimum of 5+ years experience in engineering, manufacturing, procurement, or quality functions with demonstrated technical aptitude.


    Minimum 3-5 years experience in supplier quality in an FDA medical device regulated environment, preferably with a minimum 5 years working with reagents as raw materials.


    Thorough understanding of FDA's Quality System Regulation ( 21 CFR 820 ).

    Working knowledge of Purchasing, inventory control and materials management practices and processses.


    Experiance in the development and implementation of a supplier quality program is highly prefered.


    Ability to work independently and on projects with a team and filling various rolls such as team member, facilitor or leader.


    Ability to efficiently use computer programs necessary to complete wotk requirements ( Oracle, MS Word, Excel and Powerpoint ).


    The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to sit; talk; or hear. The employee is occasionally required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; and stoop; kneel; or crouch The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision and depth perception.



    About Our Company

    Myriad Genetics Inc., is a leading personalized medicine company dedicated to being a trusted advisor transforming patient lives worldwide with pioneering molecular diagnostics.  Myriad discovers and commercializes molecular diagnostic tests that: determine the risk of developing disease, accurately diagnose disease, assess the risk of disease progression, and guide treatment decisions across six major medical specialties where molecular diagnostics can significantly improve patient care and lower healthcare costs.  Myriad is focused on three strategic imperatives:  maintaining leadership in an expanding hereditary cancer market, diversifying its product portfolio through the introduction of new products and increasing the revenue contribution from international markets.  For more information on how Myriad is making a difference, please visit the Company's website:


    Myriad is an equal opportunity employer and as such, affirms in policy and practice to recruit, hire, train and promote, in all job classifications without regard to race, color, religion, gender, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status or status as a protected veteran.


    Reasonable accommodation will be provided for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans in job application procedures. We believe that diversity lends a regional, national, and global advantage to the clients we serve. Our workforce consists of dynamic individuals, with a range of backgrounds, talents, and skills.


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