United Technologies Corporation Senior Quality Engineer in Riverside, California

Job ID: 71136BR

City: Riverside

State: California

Country: United States

Category: Engineering

Job Type: Full Time

Description:

When the global aerospace community looks for ideas and solutions to its biggest challenges, they turn to the people of UTC Aerospace Systems. We design, invent and deliver the most advanced and diverse range of aerospace systems on the market. We are inventors. We are manufacturers. We work in space exploration, commercial air travel, defense and rescue applications. Always learning and pushing the boundaries, we are an undisputed industry leader that continually sets the bar higher and higher. Come soar with us!

You probably never think about it, but the engines on an aircraft need to be housed in safe, aerodynamic structures called “nacelles.” UTC Aerospace Systems’ Aerostructures business is a world leader in nacelle technology, which leads to better fuel efficiency, less engine noise and critical stopping power when the airplane lands. Today, our innovative nacelle systems are featured on many of the world’s newest and most game-changing airplane platforms. And we’re not stopping there: we’re working hard to create the next generation of nacelles that are greener, quieter and more efficient. In addition, our Engineered Polymer Products division is a leading developer and manufacturer of advanced, high-performance composite structures and products for marine applications. Whether in the air or underwater, we’re pushing the limits of innovation. Want to join us on this important journey?

At UTC Aerospace Systems, we believe that innovation starts with our people. That’s why we have over 8,000 engineers located in 70 sites around the globe, across 14 countries. But our Engineering organization is not just a collection of individual businesses. We use our size and expertise to create system solutions that work across all our product lines.

Our industry-leading experts are setting the standards for the aerospace industry and paving the way for the future. But as new challenges present themselves, we need fresh, creative and motivated minds to overcome these hurdles, help us break barriers and achieve new levels of innovation. Do you have what it takes to join a global, diverse organization that doesn’t shy away from big opportunities? If so, we invite you to join our Engineering ranks and create the next generation of aerospace technologies. Together, we will move the world forward!

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Ensures that the quality of UTC suppliers, products and processes are compliant with internal and regulatory standards and are continuously improving.

  • Develops, modifies, applies and maintains quality evaluation, control systems and protocols for materials being processed into partially finished or finished products.

  • Collaborates internally to ensure quality standards are in effect.

  • Ensures that projects and process control documentation are compliant with requirements, objectives and/or contracts.

  • Identifies and manages risk in product development primarily utilizing and driving UPPAP core elements (e.g. PFMEA, MSA, Process Flow and Control Plans, etc.).

  • Develops proactive quality initiative strategies and drives their implementation.

  • Performs Escape management procedures, root cause analysis, and recommends corrective action as necessary for internally produced products & processes.

  • Ensures all requirements are met for work transfer and process change management including Resourcing Gate and Production Part Approval Process (PPAP) acceptance.

  • Responsible for both Program and Product Quality Engineering.

  • May manage small projects or processes.

  • Works autonomously with limited oversight from manager.

  • Coaches and reviews the work of lower level professionals.

  • Influences others regarding policies, practices and procedures.

  • Works as an individual contributor to achieve objectives that have a significant impact on area of responsibility.

  • May manage Quality Engineering processes and/or projects.

Qualification:

Basic Qualifications:

  • Minimum 4+ years Quality Engineering experience.

  • Experience utilizing and implementing lean manufacturing methods.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Composites Manufacturing experience strongly preferred.

  • Internal/External quality audits (NADCAP, ISO-9000 and/or AS9100) strongly preferred

Education:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical, Aerospace (or similar discipline) Engineering required.​

Nothing matters more to UTC Aerospace Systems than our strong ethical and safety commitments. As such, all U.S. positions require a background check, which may include a drug screen.

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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:

Basic Qualifications:

  • Minimum 4+ years Quality Engineering experience.

  • Experience utilizing and implementing lean manufacturing methods.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Composites Manufacturing experience strongly preferred.

  • Internal/External quality audits (NADCAP, ISO-9000 and/or AS9100) strongly preferred

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.