United Technologies Corporation Sr. Quality Engineer / Inspection Supervisor in Irvine, California

Job ID: 55922BR

City: Irvine

State: California

Country: United States

Category: Quality

Job Type: Full Time

Description:

N2 Imaging Systems is an acknowledged leader in the design and manufacture of compact, low power, visible and infrared imaging systems used for soldier vision enhancement, targeting, and surveillance during day, night or low-visibility conditions. Our vertically integrated company, including operations and engineering staff are experienced veterans in providing low-power, lightweight solutions for capturing imagery across the spectrum. Our passion for supporting the Warfighter and their mission demands excellence in everything we do, from the talent we recruit to the highly-engineered systems we deliver. We value people, integrity, ideas and performance.

N2 Imaging Systems is seeking a highly motivated, Sr. Quality Engineer whose primary responsibilities are to provide quality engineering services to our manufacturing and assembly teams, in the areas of electronic, opto-electronic and mechanical assembly. The candidate will interface with customers, suppliers and other organizations within our business enterprise.

The candidate must be able to provide a positive interface with our government and prime contractor quality representative. The candidate must be comfortable leading a team of 7 or more inspectors, including prioritizing daily activities and provide support when necessary to achieve customer requirements.

The following are additional job responsibilities for this position:

  • Investigating and resolving non-conformances and quality escapes by utilizing industry and UTC investigation tools and practices, and driving initiatives to implement robust root cause and corrective actions.

  • Collecting, analyzing and using data to drive process improvements.

  • Coordinating first article inspections, contract reviews, and supporting all aspects of product development and/or production, review of designs, specifications and drawings.

  • Assisting Quality Engineering management and other functional managers to implement and develop process and product improvements.

  • Manage a team of Quality Inspectors; set priorities and investigate to resolve issues with parts in inspection.

  • Maintain inspection performance metrics, coordinate & participate in time study activities.

What are the Educational and/or Certification requirements?

  • Bachelor’s degree required

  • Professional Quality Certification a plus

What are the Experience / Qualifications required?

  • US Citizenship required

  • Minimum of 5+ years’ experience in the Aerospace & Defense and/or commercial R&D and Manufacturing industry

  • Must possess the ability to work well with others in a team environment, and lead as appropriate to ensure team success. Prior team leadership roles a plus.

  • Must be a self-starter, effective communicator and possess the ability to organize and plan your work schedule

  • Must be knowledgeable of manufacturing and inspection processes and methods, as well as the ability to read and interpret engineering drawings and other engineering technical data

  • Must have participated in Material Review Board (MRB) processes with the ability to analyze non-conformances for disposition

  • Must be able to support and conduct internal quality audits and interface with third party auditors when required, including experience with ISO-9001 audits and compliance

Qualification:

  1. US Citizenship required

  2. Minimum of 5+ years’ experience in the Aerospace & Defense and/or commercial R&D and Manufacturing industry

  3. Must possess the ability to work well with others in a team environment, and lead as appropriate to ensure team success. Prior team leadership roles a plus.

  4. Must be a self-starter, effective communicator and possess the ability to organize and plan your work schedule

  5. Must be knowledgeable of manufacturing and inspection processes and methods, as well as the ability to read and interpret engineering drawings and other engineering technical data

  6. Must have participated in Material Review Board (MRB) processes with the ability to analyze non-conformances for disposition

  7. Must be able to support and conduct internal quality audits and interface with third party auditors when required, including experience with ISO-9001 audits and compliance

Education:

  • Bachelor’s degree required

  • Professional Quality Certification a plus

United Technologies Corporation is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.

Qualification:

  1. US Citizenship required

  2. Minimum of 5+ years’ experience in the Aerospace & Defense and/or commercial R&D and Manufacturing industry

  3. Must possess the ability to work well with others in a team environment, and lead as appropriate to ensure team success. Prior team leadership roles a plus.

  4. Must be a self-starter, effective communicator and possess the ability to organize and plan your work schedule

  5. Must be knowledgeable of manufacturing and inspection processes and methods, as well as the ability to read and interpret engineering drawings and other engineering technical data

  6. Must have participated in Material Review Board (MRB) processes with the ability to analyze non-conformances for disposition

  7. Must be able to support and conduct internal quality audits and interface with third party auditors when required, including experience with ISO-9001 audits and compliance

United Technologies Corporation is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.