Job Title: Supplier Quality Assurance S

Department: Upstream Supply Chain

Reporting to: Manufacturing Quality Manager

Location: Shenzhen, China

About ENGIE Energy Access

ENGIE Energy Access is one of the leading Pay-As-You-Go (PAYGo) and mini-grids solutions provider in Africa, with a mission to deliver affordable, reliable and sustainable energy solutions and life-changing services with exceptional customer experience. The company is a result of the integration of Fenix International, ENGIE Mobisol and ENGIE PowerCorner; and develops innovative, off-grid solar solutions for homes, public services and businesses, enabling customers and distribution partners access to clean, affordable energy. The PAYGo solar home systems are financed through affordable installments from $0.19 per day and the mini-grids foster economic development by enabling electrical productive use and triggering business opportunities for entrepreneurs in rural communities. With over 1,700 employees, operations in 9 countries across Africa (Benin, Cote d’Ivoire, Kenya, Mozambique, Nigeria, Rwanda, Tanzania, Uganda and Zambia), over 1.2 million customers and more than 6 million lives impacted so far, ENGIE Energy Access aims to remain the leading clean energy company, serving millions of customers across Africa by 2025. 

Job Purpose/Mission 

This position is an important part of the Quality Assurance sub-team, itself on the Manufacturing Quality team based in Shenzhen, China, led by the Manufacturing Quality Manager and working closely with other Operations teams. This is a great opportunity for a talented individual to join a high-performing team that is passionate about bringing products of the highest quality to off-grid customers at the base of the pyramid. 


Key responsibilities will include drawing insights for action from delving into suppliers’ quality-assurance operations and driving improvements among those same suppliers using strong data analytics and effective methods of communication. Your insights will make a meaningful impact by enabling Fenix to continuously push for higher standards from their hardware suppliers.    


  • Support the collection of quality data from suppliers in mass production. 
  • Support the SQA Supervisor in conducting regular quality audits on suppliers in mass production. 
  • Carry out detailed analysis of supplier performance, identify any areas of concern and raise these with Quality Engineers and Product Managers.  
  • Participate in Quality Review Meetings with suppliers, Quality Engineers and Product Managers to give regular feedback and track any changes or improvements made. 
  • Assist the SQA Supervisor with the reporting of manufactured items’ upstream quality status to other Operations and R&D teams. 
  • Continuously look for ways to improve EEA supplier quality-assurance processes to maintain and enhance the quality of goods in mass production. 

Knowledge and skills 


  • Minimum 2 years of experience working in a science or manufacturing-related field 
  • Experience and competency in data collection and analysis 
  • Knowledge of quality-assurance methods 
  • Experience working with hardware suppliers is desirable 
  • Experience in high-volume consumer-electronics manufacturing is highly desirable 


  • Bachelor’s degree in any scientific, engineering, or related field 


  • Mandarin 
  • English  


  • Excellent command of Microsoft Office, including Microsoft Excel 
  • Knowledge of statistical computing environments (e.g.: R, MATLAB) is highly desirable 
  • Knowledge of other high-level programming languages (e.g.: Visual Basic, Python) also desirable 

We thank all applicants for their interest, however due to the large volume of applications we receive, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.  

ENGIE is an equal opportunity employer, promoting diversity and committed to creating an inclusive environment for all. All applications are screened based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications, without any regard to origin, age, name, sexual identity, orientation or preference, religion, marital status, health, disability, political opinions, union involvement or citizenship. Our differences are our strengths! 

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