At Vera Bradley, our Quality Engineers provide quality support for both soft line and hard line products from development through the entire product life cycle. As a member of our Quality team, you will lead and coordinate Vera Bradley's quality process to assure raw and finished goods product quality standards are met both domestically and internationally. The Quality Engineer plays a key role in working with internal and external partners, including internationally, to manage product safety, manufacturability, supplier evaluation, conformance, and corrective action plans. Drive quality through analysis, tracking and metrics and manage supplier audits and scorecards. Utilize knowledge of Lean practices to improve processes throughout supply chain and product life cycle.
Vera Bradley offers a fun, fast paced, and team oriented culture where you will have the opportunity to make an impact on the business with what you do. Talk to us and find out why we love working at Vera Bradley!
The ideal candidate will possess:
- Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Engineering, or related field or equivalent experience - 3-5 years supplier quality experience - Fashion, accessories, and/or textile industry experience - Knowledge of product specifications, testing, regulations, and Lean Manufacturing - Must be a strong team player with excellent interpersonal and communication skills - Strong data analysis, problem solving, and project management skills - Ability to work independently in a fast paced, rapidly changing environment.
Internal Number: R003121
About Vera Bradley Designs
Guided by our founders, Patricia R. Miller and Barbara Bradley Baekgaard, Vera Bradley has earned a reputation as a leader in the gift industry. Creating stylish quilted cotton luggage, handbags and accessories, the company combines smart product designs with distinctive and colorful fabrics and trims.
For over 20 years, Vera Bradley has had a loyal following of customers who not only look forward to our lovely new fabrics and styles that are introduced each season, but who also appreciate the function and quality that is synonymous with our name.
Located in Fort Wayne, Indiana, Vera Bradley continues to remain steadfast in our commitment to excellent quality, exclusive designs and dependable customer service.