Please note that pursuant to a government contract, this specific position requires US citizenship status
BAE Systems is looking for a Manufacturing Engineer for their Austin, TX facility. In this role you will perform the following tasks.
Provide Manufacturing Engineering floor support, guidance, and instruction to operators in support of manufacturing.
Perform manufacturing support activities using technical knowledge of generally used assembly practices ensuring the achievement of performance within cost and schedule requirements.
Support Preliminary Material Review/Material Review Board (PMR/MRB) for the disposition of discrepant material and determination of root cause/corrective action.
Perform quality audits of hardware, pFMEA’s, First Article Inspections (FAI), monitor defects, and track trends.
Support/Lead factory continuous improvement activities and projects.
Perform coaching, training, and qualification for operators.
Ensure timely disposition of hardware and assure thorough root cause analysis of discrepant materials.
Create and maintain process documents that will be followed on the factory floor.
Create and maintain production routes for material moving through the factory.
Maintain assigned projects and tasks to ensure timely completion of required needs.
The candidate must also possess strong analytical, problem-solving, and interpersonal skills, have proven teamwork and leadership skills, and be able to work across “boundaries” with multiple functions and program teams.
Typical Education & Experience
Required Skills and Education
Ability to complete assigned tasks with minimal supervision and demonstrate leadership necessary to support the manufacturing team.
- Ability to present and clearly communicate data to peers, management, and customers.
- Ability to prioritize tasks to meet deadlines.
- Ability to work independently and in a team.
Preferred Skills and Education
- Lean Manufacturing
- Statistical Process Control (SPC)
- Data Collection and Analysis
- Performs Preliminary Material Review/Material Review Board (PMR/MRB) for the disposition of discrepant material
- Root Cause and Corrective Action methodology
- IPC-A-610 / IPC-A-620 / J-STD-001
- Creation of routings and work instructions
- Troubleshooting electronic circuits or mechanical assemblies
- Development of software tools
About BAE Systems Electronic Systems
BAE Systems Electronic Systems is the global innovator behind game-changing defense and commercial electronics. Exploiting every electron, we push the limits of what is possible, giving our customers the edge and our employees opportunities to change the world. Our products and capabilities can be found everywhere – from the depths of the ocean to the far reaches of space. At our core are more than 14,000 highly talented Electronic Systems employees with the brightest minds in the industry, we make an impact – for our customers and the communities we serve.