Hardware Quality Engineer
- Military veterans preferred
2019-10-09 Raytheon (www.raytheon.com)
White Sands New Mexico United States
The Raytheon Integrated Defense Systems (IDS) Mission Capability Verification Center (MCVC) Mission Assurance (MA) organization enables engineering quality solutions, capabilities and services to the business. Most important is collaboration with our functional partners and customers (internal and external) to execute and solve problems quickly and efficiently. MA embeds itself throughout the Engineering lifecycle to prevent defects from reaching the warfighter and to ensure flawless program execution to meet quality, cost, schedule and technical objectives.
We have an opportunity for a Hardware (HW) Quality Engineer (QE) to play a pivotal role across disciplines on our Mission Assurance team located at White Sands Missile Range (WSMR), NM. The MA Section is responsible to partner with Engineering and other functions to ensure work products are free from defects throughout the engineering lifecycle.
Assures product quality and effectiveness throughout the product life cycle in all phases design, fabrication, calibration, inspection, and mission execution
Collaborates closely with quality, operations, supply chain, and engineering personnel to ensure process capability and quality control
Ensures programs and core processes meet customer/end user objectives
Closes quality issues using application of quality sciences and teamwork
Inspects test mechanisms and conducts quality assurance activities
Monitors and/or audits program operations or core processes and grows others knowledge of quality standards, methods and procedures
Proactively interacts with team, management and the customer to coordinate quality program requirements and activities
Ensures completion of required documentation, identification of nonconformances and noncompliances, resolution and closure of open issues, and ensures quality and configuration of program assets
Flexible to work across quality disciplines and provides surge capability to programs during key events
Able to work long hours and/or weekends, when required, to meet program and missions objectives
Travels and work in remote sites (domestic and international) to support program requirements
Works in hazardous environments exposed to energized equipment, radar radiation hazards, and unexploded ordnance
Assess Engineering work products (Peer Reviews, Design Reviews, Mission Planning, Configuration Control Boards, Code Reviews, Product Readiness and Sale, etc.) to identify and eliminate in-phase defects
Perform data analysis to drive root cause and correction action
Participate in test preparation and execution to ensure requirements verification
Review Risk and Opportunity data to lead projects to eliminate or reduce risks and/or realize opportunities
Investigate failures, participate in failure review boards, support failure investigation teams and drive root cause analysis
Drive continuous improvement
Drive implementation of work standards in a variety of engineering and test activities
Drive adherence to the Technical Data Package generation and release process
Ensure compliance with ISO9001 and AS9100 requirements through a working knowledge of the standards, Raytheon Policies, and IDS, MCVC, and Program command media
Bachelor's Degree in STEM (Electrical, Mechanical, Industrial, Computer Engineering, Systems, Quality, or other related discipline) plus a minimum of 4 years Quality Engineering experience
Experience working with component, sub-system, and/or complex electro-mechanical systems
Must be able to work in a field mission environment
Must be able to support mission needs requiring travel
This position requires the eligibility to obtain a security clearance. Except in rare circumstances, only U.S. citizens are eligible for a security clearance.
Experience supporting Department of Defense development and or test programs as a quality engineer
Working knowledge of Root Cause and Corrective Action processes and tools
Knowledge of ISO 9001 and/or AS9100 Quality Management Systems
Domain knowledge in RF, Power, Signal Processing or Electronic Systems
Domain knowledge in field-testing
Domain knowledge in Software Coding and/or Testing
Experience in multiple phases of the program / product life cycle
American Society for Quality (ASQ) Certification
Existing Secret Clearance
Required Education (including Major):
Bachelor's Degree in STEM (Electrical, Mechanical, Industrial, Computer Engineering, Systems, Quality, or other related discipline)
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