The candidate may support one of the following Program Quality areas: Advanced Missile Systems, Air and Missile Defense Systems, Air Warfare Systems, Land Warfare Systems, or Naval and Area Mission Defense.
This is a multi-level position that can be a salary grade G07 or G08 based on the candidate's qualifications as they relate to the skills, experience and education required of this position.
The Senior Program Quality Engineer will provide quality engineering support and expertise to select programs at Raytheon Missile Systems (RMS) to ensure compliance with contractual, company, and regulatory requirements. The candidate must provide education and knowledge on the use of quality tools in the administration of the Quality System, and apply quality engineering skills to develop and deploy effective methods for verifying and accepting processes and products. The Senior Program Quality Engineer will use analytical tools and methods to: improve product design; minimize inspection; solve fabrication problems; complete such specialized quality functions as data preparation, analyses and reporting; develop techniques and methods; support process improvements; complete special investigations and audits; take preventative and corrective actions; support design reviews and audits to ensure that quality is engineered into the product; and develop product acceptance techniques and plans.
A successful Senior Quality Engineer will have the ability to provide the aforementioned in a very fast paced engineering development environment. The programs are often Quick Reaction with minimal established requirements initially. This requires the Senior Quality Engineer to have experience and discretion to give appropriate direction on a wide variety of product and program issues.
NOTE: This position can be a Salary Grade G08 (Sr Quality Assurance Eng I) or Salary Grade G09 (Sr Quality Assurance Eng II) based on the candidate's qualifications as they relate to the skills, experience and responsibility requirements for the position.
Bachelor’s Degree in Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics
This position requires the eligibility to obtain a security clearance. Non-US citizens may not be eligible to obtain a security clearance. The Defense Industrial Security Clearance Office (DISCO), an agency of the Department of Defense, handles and adjudicates the security clearance process. Security clearance factors include, but are not limited to, allegiance to the US, foreign influence, foreign preference, criminal conduct, security violations and drug involvement. Employment is contingent on other factors, including, but not limited to, background checks and drug screens.
Raytheon Company is a global technology and innovation leader specializing in defense, government and cybersecurity markets throughout the world. With a history of innovation, Raytheon provides state-of-the-art electronics, mission systems integration and other capabilities in the areas of sensing; effects; and command, control, communications and intelligence systems; as well as a broad range of mission support services.
Business Unit Profile
Raytheon Missile Systems (RMS) is the world leader in the design, development and production of missile systems for critical requirement including air-to-air, strike, surface Navy air defense, land combat missiles, guided projectiles, exoatmospheric kill vehicles, missile defense and directed energy weapons. An emerging market is the Unmanned Air Systems (UAS), which is this positions Product Line. RMS is headquartered in Tucson, Arizona with over 11,000 employees operating at sites across the country and internationally.
Raytheon is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.