Component Quality Specialist

Job Description:

The Component Quality Specialist represents Converge as an assistant electronic expert in assisting CQE in doing inspection and organizing requirement based on the documented specification.
This person will work closely with Distribution, Sales, Purchasing, Commodity Management, Quality Assurance group, when applicable.
In this role the CQS will provide detailed product inspection (level II) as mandated by corporate procedures and checklists to validate/verify product authenticity, markings, condition and offer documented, factual information for Sales and/or Commodity Management to determine disposition when applicable

What You’ll Be Doing

  • Investigate and inspect discrepant product from Purchase Orders, Sales orders, and Customer Returns (product ranges from Semiconductor, capacitors, and passive type parts)

  • Inspect product under magnification to validate product markings, condition, and authenticity.

  • Research various websites or paid subscriptions to databases to find and read product datasheets.

  • Take photos to send with documented information as evidence and store, when applicable

  • Take physical measurements of product to ensure authenticity, when applicable

  • Perform marking permanency test as required

  • Confirm RoHS/Lead Free compliance via part markings, date codes, etc.

  • Confirms product Moisture Sensitivity level (MSL) when applicable

  • Provides technical guidance and testing for Corrective & Preventative Action

  • Ability to travel on behalf of Converge as required and adheres to the specified travel policy.

  • Performs miscellaneous duties as assigned.


  • This position involves sitting, standing and or walking for considerable lengths of time.

What We Are Looking For

  • Working experience in component inspection.

  • Must be willing to pursue relevant Engineering Studies successfully.

  • Experience with inspection of components (integrated circuits) required

  • Working knowledge of Electrostatic Discharge (ESD) in handling components preferred.

  • Basic understanding of ISO 9001 Quality Management System preferred.

  • Ability to adapt quickly and effectively to changing workload and business pressures.

  • Must be proficient in all Microsoft software applications, e.g. Outlook ,Excel and Word.

What’s In It For You 

At Arrow, we recognize that financial rewards and great benefits are important aspects of an ideal job. That’s why we offer competitive financial compensation, including various compensation plans, and a solid benefits package. 

About Converge

Converge, a subsidiary of Arrow Electronics, tackles your supply chain challenges for today with solutions for the future. As the only public open market distributor, we possess a unique combination of global access, manufacturing industry expertise, and proven quality. With this, we can create customized, end-to-end supply chain solutions for electronics components sourcing and inventory management. We have the relationships, market intelligence, and product expertise to respond to urgent needs and dynamic market conditions, and the financial backing to provide terms that empower long-term growth.

Find more information at https://www.converge.com

About Arrow 

Arrow Electronics, Inc. (NYSE: ARW), an award-winning Fortune 102 and one of Fortune Magazine’s Most Admired Companies. Arrow guides innovation forward for over 180,000 leading technology manufacturers and service providers. With 2020 sales of USD $28.67 billion, Arrow develops technology solutions that improve business and daily life. Our broad portfolio that spans the entire technology landscape helps customers create, make and manage forward-thinking products that make the benefits of technology accessible to as many people as possible. Learn more at www.arrow.com. 

Our strategic direction of guiding innovation forward is expressed as Five Years Out, a way of thinking about the tangible future to bridge the gap between what's possible and the practical technologies to make it happen. Learn more at https://www.fiveyearsout.com/. 

For more job opportunities, please visit https://careers.arrow.com/us/en. 


Singapore (Converge)

Time Type:

Full time

Job Category:

Engineering and Technology


For any great company, the biggest asset is its people. Arrow Electronics is no exception. Our global workforce of over 18,000 employees in many locations around the globe, strive each day to deliver the products and services that create value for our customers and suppliers worldwide.

Arrow is an award-winning Fortune 200 company and a global provider of electronic components and enterprise computing solutions. Arrow offers many challenging and rewarding career opportunities for motivated individuals who are driven to succeed.

At Arrow, you'll be part of a team dedicated to global growth and innovation in an industry that is changing the world. Plus, we work with state-of-the-art technologies and some of the biggest players in the industry. You have the opportunity to acquire the skills necessary for personal advancement and gain visibility through shared leadership with peers and management. At Arrow, we'll encourage you to develop your talents and discover new challenges every day.

Arrow is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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