KBR KAS: Experienced/Senior Quality Engineer in MANCHESTER, New Hampshire

Title: KAS: Experienced/Senior Quality Engineer


Job Number: 1052001

KBR is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, national origin, veteran status, genetic information, union status and/or beliefs, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.

Experienced/Senior Quality Engineer

Position Description:

In this role, you will be required to work directly with suppliers to satisfy

quality standards and strategy in the manufacture of aerospace and engine components. As a field Quality representative, you will be required to interact with all levels of supplier management. Organizationally, you will report directly to the Manager, Field Quality Engineers. You will be expected to travel in support of a variety of supplier oversight functions, spending a majority of your time at supplier facilities. As Honeywell's point of contact within the supply base in direct support of OEM site requirements, you will:

Provide technical leadership to coordinate implementation of advanced quality processes including statistically based variation reduction, control planning, mistake proofing, and Manufacturing Process Control

Evaluate prospective supplier Quality Systems and conduct Gap Analysis, where required

Evaluate procedures for compliance to contractual and regulatory requirements (including international regulation coordination issues)

Prepare and present metrics associated with quality trends and related improvements within the supply base

Prepare progress reports, program reviews as needed, to assure the highest quality and cost effectiveness from the suppliers

Train associates, suppliers, and contract personnel in Six Sigma techniques, Manufacturing Process Control, variation reduction, etc.

Experience Quality Engineer:

BA/BS degree in a technical discipline (i.e., engineering, computer science, quality assurance) with 2 years of Quality Engineering experience. In lieu of formal education, at least 11 years of progressive experience in Quality Engineering.

Senior Experienced Quality Engineer:

BA/BS degree in a technical discipline (i.e., engineering, computer science, quality assurance) with 5 years of Quality Engineering experience. In lieu of formal education, at least 13 years of progressive experience in Quality Engineering.

Additional Qualifications:

Demonstrated ability as a self-starting, self-directed individual

Demonstrated technical knowledge, strong leadership and interpersonal skills

Demonstrated written and oral communication skills at all levels of the organization

Strong understanding of Quality engineering practices applicable to the manufacture of Aerospace products including customer and industry standards

Must have experience with layout and precision inspection techniques and GD&T

Must have experience in manufacturing processes

Must have experience with Aerospace castings

Must be, at a minimum, trained in Six Sigma techniques

Must be proficient using common software (MS Word, Excel, Power Point, Project, etc.)

Must be able to interpret purchase orders, Aerospace engineering drawings, and industrial specifications and understand the correlation between each when appropriate

Current ASQ CQA or CQE certification is highly desirable, as is an RAB auditor accreditation Experience using Honeywell specific software/management tools (ECATs, PDM, One Source, MACPAC, etc.) is a plus

Understanding of basic international trade compliance and regulatory issues

Familiarity with Quality Systems (e.g., AS9100, ISO 9001, etc.), Lean Manufacturing, Manufacturing Process Control, Six Sigma, and Root Cause Corrective Actions (RCCA).


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