Space and Airborne Systems is looking to staff a Hardware Quality Engineer position located in Forest, MS. The Hardware Quality Engineer will provide quality engineering support and expertise to ensure compliance with contractual, company, and regulatory requirements.
The roles and responsibilities for this position include, but are not limited to the following:
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.
Utilize 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.
U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position will need a U.S. Secret Clearance within the first year of start date.
Minimum of 6 years related professional experience in Engineering, Quality and/or Manufacturing
Experience with project/program bid and proposal development
Experience with project management and risk and opportunity management
Experience with AS 9100 quality management systems or equivalent
Ability to lead cross-functional teams in failure analysis, root cause analysis, corrective and preventive actions
Experience with Six Sigma methodology and tools such as lean manufacturing, diagnostic, process optimization and continuous improvement
Knowledge and application of business acumen
Experience with manufacturing and assembly factory operations
Experience with metrology, measurement tools and practices
Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
Excellent written and verbal communication and presentation skills
Must be able to travel as required to support external customers and suppliers
Experience working with external suppliers and mechanical inspection techniques
Experience in supporting design and manufacturing processes and have the ability to work within a cross-functional team environment
Hands on use of statistical process controls for process monitoring, qualification and/or design feedback
Familiar with lean manufacturing concepts such as DFMA, Input-output diagrams, and SPC
Ability to manage and develop balanced supplier relationships built on partnerships and required performance
Ability to effectively juggle multiple tasks and priorities.
Ability to collaborate and team with multiple internal functions and external organizations to provide best value solutions to our customers
Active DoD Secret clearance
Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, Science, Math or Technology
Bachelor of Arts Degrees in an appropriate field of science (Computer Science, Chemistry and Physics)
Bachelor of Arts Degree in Mathematics
Advanced Degrees in Engineering, Science, Mathematics or Technology
For the Bachelor of Arts Degrees listed above, ABET is the preferred, although not required, accreditation standard
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.