United Technologies Corporation Staff Engineer in Windsor Locks, Connecticut

Job ID: 72651BR

City: Windsor Locks

State: Connecticut

Country: United States

Category: Quality

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 could be a great fit for our Quality organization if:

  • You take immense satisfaction and pride in the quality of your work.

  • You’re the first to point out opportunities for continuous improvement (even outside of work…not at all to the annoyance of your friends and family).

  • You understand the absolute importance of adhering to compliance…all while making your customers (and boss!) super proud by achieving a zero-defect quality delivery plan.

OK. We got it. You live and breathe Quality. So do we! For us at UTC Aerospace Systems, quality is personal. People’s lives and safety depend on the quality of our products. From the child flying for the first time, to the men and women who save lives, to the astronaut exploring outer space – what we do matters, every day. If you checked the boxes above, we invite you to join the Quality organization as we work to be the best aerospace company for the world by delighting our customers with 100 percent on-time delivery and zero defect parts.

Get on board the UTC Aerospace Operations and Supply Chain team and play a part in managing our innovative products from inception to delivery. Operations and Supply Chain employees have the opportunity to network across our businesses and functions, all while improving the productivity, quality and efficiency of our operations worldwide.

As the Staff Engineer for the Supplier Quality organization in support of the Supply Chain Organization located in Windsor Locks, CT you will have the responsibility to be a process expert with demonstrated experience to take an active role in driving responses to Supplier Requests for Information (SRI) and Quality Notifications (QN) and for driving key processes as a member of the UTC Aerospace Systems’ Supplier Response Center.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Gain customer approval of UTAS Engineering Changes

  • Develop process to identify and obtain priority with customers when supplier requested engineering changes are impacting Supply Chain and pending customer approval.

  • Efficient processing of Notification of Potential Quality Escapes.

  • Improve process for more accurate distribution of NOPQEs to UTAS plant sites upon notification from suppliers.

  • Monitor and ensure NOPQEs are being addressed in a timely manner.

  • Lead and participate in events or drive targeted projects in critical areas.

  • Lead/participate in ACE events for Supply Chain as well as Kaizen and burndown events focused on Quality processes.

  • Interface across functional organizations, including suppliers, quality, procurement, operations, and engineering.

  • Communicate and work closely with these functions to drive process discipline ensuring issues are being resolved and worked within process.

  • Coordinate critical items that are impacting hardware.

Qualification:

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 3 years of experience in Engineering/Supply Chain/Manufacturing/Quality or related area with a continued proven track record of performance achievement and growth and increased level of responsibility.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of Six Sigma and Lean Manufacturing.

  • Certification in Quality Engineering (CQE) is preferred but not required.

  • Ability to lead in a collaborative team environment.

  • Exposure to quality and engineering requirements within the aerospace industry.

  • Able to read and understand technical specifications.

  • Strong background with Microsoft office.

  • Ability to operate independently in a fast-paced environment .

  • Ability to work well in a team environment.

Education:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Operations, Supply Chain, Engineering, or other Business related field is required.

  • Master’s degree in a related field is preferred.

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:

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 3 years of experience in Engineering/Supply Chain/Manufacturing/Quality or related area with a continued proven track record of performance achievement and growth and increased level of responsibility.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of Six Sigma and Lean Manufacturing.

  • Certification in Quality Engineering (CQE) is preferred but not required.

  • Ability to lead in a collaborative team environment.

  • Exposure to quality and engineering requirements within the aerospace industry.

  • Able to read and understand technical specifications.

  • Strong background with Microsoft office.

  • Ability to operate independently in a fast-paced environment .

  • Ability to work well in a team environment.

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.