Sr Multi-Disciplined Eng -polymeric materials, metallurgical materials, material processes and appli - Military veterans preferred
2018-12-19 Raytheon (www.raytheon.com)
Tewksbury Massachusetts United States
Job Title: Senior Materials Process Engineer
Raytheon Company’s Integrated Defense Systems (IDS) Mechanical Engineering Directorate (MED) leads in mechanical hardware design, development and production of radar, sonar, torpedo and combat system equipment. The Mechanical Engineering Directorate Design and Development section of Materials Engineering uses state-of-the-art tools, processes technology, Raytheon Six Sigma principles and provides design input for materials selection and related processes.
Work with Design personnel in the selection and approval of materials and finishes in new designs
Work with limited supervision and take ownership of project to achieve schedule, financial and technical goals as assigned
Work with manufacturing product and design personnel to identify, resolve and document materials related issues and processes
Design and execute laboratory experiments to validate material design concepts or approaches for manufacturing
Analyze products and processes for compliance with various material regulations utilizing manufacturer information, detailed designs, data manipulation tools, engineering best practices, and other varied sources of information
Determine complete composition of parts and materials as well as the provenance of the parts and materials, from documentation and research
Support international teams that analyze product material content in a consistent manner by following and adapting common processes
Coordinate validation of new materials and processes for use on existing and new products
Perform analysis of alternate materials to ensure compliance to regulations as well as internal quality standards
Write and edit standard processes and guidelines
Support supplier base in resolution of materials and process related issues and supplier technical assessments
Work with and direct technical support personnel in the use of a wide range of materials
Coordinate testing and document results in validating new materials and processes for use on existing and new products
Conduct failure analysis and validation studies related to components, tests and design objectives and recommend modifications as required
Assist in the specification of material and Quality processes
Up to 25% travel required including some international
U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position will need a U.S. Security Clearance within 1 year of start date,Except in rare circumstances, only U.S. citizens are eligible for a security clearance.
6+ years of related materials engineering experience
Subject matter expertise in at least one of the following disciplines: polymeric materials, metallurgical materials, material processes and applications
Experience working with design and development, manufacturing and / or suppliers in materials engineering related design, development and / or manufacturing projects
Demonstrated problem solving skills and ability to perform root cause / corrective action analysis
Must possess a solid understanding of materials and processes and/or chemistry
Working knowledge of reading and interpreting engineering drawings
Must have knowledge of databases and the ability to analyze data
Proficiency using Microsoft Office Suite (Word/Power Point/ Excel / Project)
Experience reviewing drawings for material and material finish specifications
Familiarity with corrosion prevention and deterioration control
Experience with the following regulations: European Union (EU) Registration, Evaluation, Authorisation and Restriction of Chemicals (REACH), Restriction of Hazardous Substances Directive (RoHS), Hex Chrome Department of Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) Supplement (DFARS), Specialty Metals DFARS
Familiarity with global chemical control laws for U.S, EU, Japan, Korea, Taiwan
Experience working with design and development to identify and / or qualify materials and processes
Experience with polymeric materials and properties including adhesives, sealants, potting, coatings, thermoplastics and thermosets material applications and properties
Experience working with metals their properties and applications
Must be adaptable and willing to work varying assignments
Understanding of corrosion mitigation and controls
Working knowledge of Military and Commercial Materials and Process Specifications
Knowledge of Design of Experiments, and statistical techniques
Familiarity with ProE design tools
Familiarity with database programs such as Microsoft Access
Proficient in Earned Value processes. (e.g, Raytheon Earned Value (EV) certification)
Six Sigma certification
Experience writing materials and process – related cost estimates. (e.g., Raytheon Bases of Estimate (BOEs)).
Must be self-motivated and possess good communication skills, especially in creating technical documents for an audience with limited technical background
Desire and ability to work as a team member is essential
Experience with the flow down of engineering drawing requirements to process instructions for manufacturing personnel and process engineers
Familiarity with PTC Windchill Product Data Management (PDM) and/or Windchill Product Analytics
This position can be a G08 or G09 based on the candidate’s qualifications as they relate to the skills, experience and responsibilities required for the position.
This positions can be located in either Andover or Tewksbury, MA
BS in Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, Materials Engineering or related discipline
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