Quality Engineer

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Requisition ID 122389BR Date updated 09/24/2018
Quality Engineer
This role will be based in the circuit card assembly manufacturing area, carrying out, but not limited to, the following duties:
Monitor real time quality performance & act as 1st point of contact for CCA area regarding daily production issues, defect investigation, containment, problem solving and root cause investigations.
Effective & timely monitoring and status reporting for assigned program(s) / area of responsibility.
Ability to understand performance trends and analyse non conformance data.
Possess comprehensive understanding of CCA processes and product knowledge.
Act as advisor/voice of customer on quality related matters on assigned programme(s) / area of responsibility.
Liaise with Production, Quality and Engineering functions on quality related issues.
Develop strong relationships through effective integration into cross functional team.
Participate in Quality audits and generation of report findings (product/process).
Provide assistance and support to Quality Eng team in development and execution of corrective/preventative actions.
Interface and communicate with program and functional areas to support the goals of the business.
Ability to interpret and apply requirements of both IPC 610 & J-STD-001 standards.
Proficient in navigation and interrogation of Visiprise shop floor system.
Run product/process COGNOS performance reports for data analysis.
Support, participate and occasionally lead daily production meetings, PRB meetings, 8D investigations, etc.
Inspect/Review/Screen product/material as part of QA investigation.
Issue reports/meeting minutes/handovers to functional peers & support network.
Identify and drive continuous improvement projects in CCA area.
When required, help investigate customer highlighted product issues and feedback results of investigation.
Ensure effective & timely closure of actions received from Audit NC’s/internal investigations/8D’s/customer complaints.
Maintain quality records/metrics (including PRBs, 8D’s, Performance metrics).
Application of statistical techniques to support the effective process management.
Raise production alerts for issue to Manufacturing areas.
Disposition standard repair instructions (SRIs) as per IPC-7711/7721
Support business in preparation for, and during, external agency, accreditation body & customer audits.
Conversant with Raytheon system tools (Compass, Cold Fusion, Cognos, etc)
Support and manage, when required, customer product inspection visits.
Required Skills: Self starter, requires some supervision.
Excellent organisation skills, ability to multi-task and manage time effectively.
Team Player, (willing to offer help).
Flexible and open to diverse opinions & ideas.
Occasionally lead initiatives/teams.
Strong communicator – written, verbal and listening skills.
Proactive approach to risk reduction, to identify and assist prevent & resolve issues and remove non value add processes.
Computer literate, competent in excel, word, powerpoint,
Desired Skills: Able to manage multiple conflicting priorities and deadlines.
Proactive approach to risk reduction, to prevent & resolve issues and remove non value add processes.
Promote continuous Improvement, through best practice, problem solving & education.
Ability to interpret and understand technical drawings/specifications
Intermediate excel skills: Pivot tables, graph creation, etc.
Basic understanding of configuration and data control processes and procedures.
Internal Auditor or training to ISO90001/AS9100 standard
IPC-A-610/J-STD-001/IPC 7711/7721 certified
Experience with SAP or similar resource planning system
Problem solving skills/techniques
Required Education (including Major):
Experience within a Manufacturing and/or Quality/Engineering organization.
Conversant with requirements of AS9100:2015.
Raytheon Six Sigma Specialist certified (Internal)
Six-sigma/Lean manufacturing experience/certification
Experience working in an Electronics/Manufacturing environment, Knowledge of circuit card assembly , Box build.
National Certificate: Engineering or Manufacturing
Eligible for or Holder of current SC security clearance (RSL will sponsor as required)
About Raytheon:
Raytheon UK is a subsidiary of Raytheon Company. We are a prime contractor and major supplier to the UK Ministry of Defence and have developed strong capabilities in mission systems integration in defence, National & Cyber security and commercial markets. Raytheon UK also designs, develops and manufactures a range of high-technology electronic systems and software solutions at its facilities in Harlow, Glenrothes, Gloucester, Manchester Waddington and Broughton.
Raytheon Company, with 2017 sales of $25 billion and 64,000 employees, is a technology and innovation leader specialising in defence, civil government and cyber security solutions. With a history of innovation spanning 96 years, Raytheon provides state-of-the-art electronics, mission systems integration, C5ITM products and services, sensing, effects, and mission support for customers in more than 80 countries. Raytheon is headquartered in Waltham, Mass
Raytheon Career Development:
Raytheon has a wealth of resources available to help you develop your career from the moment you join. Activities range from on-line learning modules, to external training and support for taking professional qualifications relevant to your role.
Standard Benefits:
25 days holiday + statutory public holidays
Contributory Pension Scheme (up to 10.5% company contribution)
6 times salary Life Assurance
Flexible Benefits scheme with extensive salary sacrifice schemes.
Enhanced sick pay scheme
Enhanced Family Friendly Policies, including enhanced Maternity, Paternity & Shared Parental leave.
37hr working week, with an early finish Friday (hours may vary depending on role, job requirement or site specifics arrangements). Flexible working arrangements may be considered depending on the role and subject to line manager approval.
Canteen facilities available at Harlow & Glenrothes sites and Manchester & Gloucester offer free snacks & drinks (hot & cold).
Diversity is a core business imperative at Raytheon. We are an equal opportunity employer that promotes inclusiveness and always employs the best professionals for the job. Having a diverse workforce allows Raytheon to draw upon a range of different ideas and experiences which supports growing our business and creates an environment where everyone has an equal opportunity for success. Raytheon UK pro-actively encourages diversity of ideas, thoughts, and networking opportunities and has created Employee Resource Groups (ERGs) including Raytheon Women’s Network, YesNet (Young Employees Success Network), D&I council, Reservist Network etc. and all Raytheon employees are welcome to participate regardless of their background.
Raytheon Application Process
To apply visit the link to the website http://jobs.raytheon.com/united-kingdom/search/
and search for Req ID: 122389BR.
Please complete the on-line instructions to create a profile and upload CV.
Please also view the Raytheon video: http://www.raytheon.com/ourcompany/ourculture/
Relocation Eligible
Clearance Type
Manufacturing Engineering
Quality Assurance
Type Of Job
Full Time
Work Location
United Kingdom – Glenrothes