Raytheon Technologies Senior Quality Engineer in Glenrothes, United Kingdom
Senior Quality Engineer
Glenrothes/Home Based, Hybrid Role
Summary of Role:
As a member of the Quality Team you will support the procurement, production assembly & test and delivery of quality compliant products and services. You will facilitate & support the identification & implementation / flowdown of required Customer, Company & Regulatory requirements. The role will also require you to provide assurance through audit and/or continuous improvement whilst actively leading in the development of our suppliers, processes and people.
Primary authority on all quality related matters on assigned programme(s) / area of responsibility.
Interfacing and communication with program and functional areas to support the goals of the business.
Communicate effectively the requirements of RSL Quality Management System.
Conduct Quality Audits (product / product release / process / Supplier Quality / Supplier acceptance).
Hosting external agency, accreditation body & customer audits.
Defect investigation to identify and address root cause.
Ensure effective & timely closure of actions received from Audit NC's/internal 8D's/customer complaints & 8D's.
Management of Root Cause Corrective action to ensure timely, effective closure.
Audit NC's/internal 8D's/customer complaints& 8D's
Continued awareness of external standards & regulatory requirements
Ensuring that customer contractual requirements and Quality requirements are fully understood, met and flowed down to the required level, including suppliers/sub-contractors.
Participation at design reviews and IPDS Gate Reviews and performing First Article Reviews (FAR's) (Internal & Supplier)
Evaluation of product development, performance of peer reviews of work products to support implementation of program(s) lifecycles and processes (test Software, Firmware, Hardware & Systems).
Maintain quality records (including SCARS, 8D's, QCI & customer returns/complaints/audits/inspection).
Ensuring integrity of products, materials and processes to satisfy business, customer and regulatory requirements.
Generation, review and maintenance of Quality /Supplier Quality/ Configuration Management Plans.
Effective & timely monitoring and status reporting for assigned program(s) / area of responsibility.
Providing independent assessments to support the generation of Declaration of Design and Performance where applicable.
Independent test witnessing/First Article Reports (on site or at suppliers).
Application of statistical techniques to support the effective process management.
Clear understanding of automotive work practices including FMEA, MSA, PPAP where applicable
Application of quality tools and techniques to facilitate the monitoring, reporting and resolution of quality issues.
Application of risk management techniques to assess, mitigate and prevent potential product quality issues
Experience within Manufacturing and/or Quality/Engineering organization.
Including space grade manufacturing and quality requirements
Basic understanding of configuration and data control processes and procedures.
Knowledge of CCA, box build ( as applicable).
Ability to review & interpret drawings and/or test reports.
Conversant with requirements of AS9100 and/or ISOTS16949
Working knowledge IPC soldering std. where applicable.
Internal Auditor or training to AS9100 and/or ISO/TS16949
Good level of commercial awareness
People Management Experience, including coaching/mentoring development/promotion of teamwork.
Ability to motivate and retain employee engagement.
Ability to review, plan and deliver Operational and Strategic activities 185195