Hardware Quality Engineer II - Military veterans preferred

Raytheon (www.raytheon.com)


  full-time   employee

United States

The Hardware Quality Engineer will provide quality engineering support and expertise to our Space and Airborne Systems (SAS) division to ensure compliance with contractual, company, and regulatory requirements. Provide education and knowledge on the use of quality tools in the administration of the Quality System. Apply quality engineering skills to develop and deploy effective and efficient methods for verifying and accepting processes and products, including the use of quantitative and qualitative tools.

The Hardware 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; audit manufacturing and test data for Quality System requirements; support design reviews to insure that quality is engineered into the product; and develop product acceptance techniques and plans.

Required Skills:

  • Minimum of 2 years related professional engineering experience in an aerospace or defense related industry
  • Possess effective interpersonal communication skills and ability to work well with team members, customers, suppliers and in a team environment
  • Ability to exercise sound judgement and apply decision-making skills with appropriate supervisory intervention
  • Oversee processing of customer returned material and control of deficiency report documents from receipt to delivery of corrected product
  • Perform independent process and product assessments, supporting root cause analysis and corrective/preventive action
  • Assure configuration management is implemented and maintained, including reviewing and concurring with work product changes and releases
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) MS Access and Project
  • Must be familiar with technical procedures, specifications, standards, and other engineering and manufacturing related documents
  • Experience with metrology, measurement tools and practices
U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position will require the ability to access US only data systems.
Secret Clearance required within 1st year of start date.

Desired Skills:
  • Familiar with and has some practical experience of Six Sigma methodologies (e.g. Kaizen, Lean, DMAIC, and DMADV) and tools (e.g. ANOVA, SPC, Capability Analysis, DOE, MSA, and FMEA).
  • Experience in supporting design and manufacturing processes
  • Working experience with AS 9100 quality management systems, and experience in aerospace-related manufacturing environment, is a plus.
  • Active DoD Secret Clearance
Required Education:
  • Bachelor's Degree in Science, Technology, Engineering or Math
  • Bachelor of Arts Degree in an appropriate field of science (Computer Science, Chemistry or Physics)
  • Bachelor of Arts Degree in Mathematics
Desired Education:
  • For the Bachelor of Art Degrees listed above, ABET is the preferred, although not required, accreditation standard.
This position requires a U.S. Person or the ability to obtain an Export Authorization from the appropriate Government Agency for non-U.S. Persons

Raytheon is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, age, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.