United Technologies Corporation Supplier Quality Engineer in East Hartford, Connecticut

Job ID: 77711BR

City: East Hartford

State: Connecticut

Country: United States

Category: Quality

Job Type: Full Time

Description:

The sky has no limits.

Flight is an instrument of human progress. It not only gets people where they want to go, it carries humanity to places it never thought possible.

At Pratt & Whitney, you will be part of an evolving, globally diverse company that’s moving fast to craft the future of aviation. Customers all over the world depend on our technology and the people behind it. As part of our team you’ll help answer today’s challenges in powered flight while crafting and supporting tomorrow’s solutions.

Pratt & Whitney, a recognized leading producer of the world’s most powerful jet engines, is looking for dedicated individuals to support our organization. If you aspire to work in a dynamic environment and possess the motivation to convert new ideas into practice, this may be the opportunity you’ve been looking for.

Do you feel fulfilled when you help others succeed? Are you fascinated by the way the people learn and grow? Have you considered what it may be like to work at Pratt & Whitney? If so, we want to hear from you. We have a great opportunity for a Supplier Quality Engineer in East Hartford, CT.

Responsibilities include:

  • Understand key aspects of managing and assuring supplier Quality to support and achieve best-in-class supplier quality, delivery and service while acting as the primary Quality Engineer on a limited number of suppliers

  • Maintain key relationships with suppliers, Quality and Operations Management teams, as well as PW Engineering and Procurement teams

  • Collect/Compile data and drive Continuous improvement initiatives at the supplier in reaction to escapes, and in support of reduced cost and lead-time

  • Require and coach suppliers to find root cause and implement corrective / preventive action on all escapes and high pain recurring quality issues

  • Coordinate quality issues with PW Engineering and Supplier Engineering on supplier-designed components

  • Team with Engineering and Procurement to execute the supply base improvement plans to improve quality signature and ensure customer confidence

  • Support Vendor Corrective Action Board (VCAB) reviews

  • Travel may be up to 20%

Qualification:

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree

  • 3+ years of experience in engineering, manufacturing, aerospace and/or quality

  • US citizenship required due to government contracts

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with AS9100 / ISO 9001 quality systems

  • Knowledge, proficiency in quality tools such as PFMEA, DFMEA, GR and R, GD and T elements, etc.

  • Experienced in driving CAR and PAR and eliminating non-conformance at the supplier level

  • Practical ACE/Six Sigma experience or other Lean Systems experience a plus

  • Prior experience in metallic/materials manufacturing and or testing desired

  • Experience in ERP systems such as SAP and lot inspections for QA part acceptance, containment.

  • High energy, dynamic individual who strives for continuous improvement

  • Highly motivated and a self-starter with a strong desire to succeed and pursue continued growth and developmental opportunities

  • Demonstrated ability to interface with all levels of management and external customers

  • Excellent leadership, communication, prioritization, project management and multi-tasking skills

  • Results focused work ethic to resolve issues in a timely manner

Do you wish you could put your technical expertise to better use? If you are ready for a challenge, then we encourage you to apply. We demand quality in all we do and that is what cultivates our success in the Aerospace Industry.

Pratt & Whitney 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.

Education: Bachelor's Degree

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:

  • Bachelor's Degree

  • 3+ years of experience in engineering, manufacturing, aerospace and/or quality

  • US citizenship required due to government contracts

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with AS9100 / ISO 9001 quality systems

  • Knowledge, proficiency in quality tools such as PFMEA, DFMEA, GR and R, GD and T elements, etc.

  • Experienced in driving CAR and PAR and eliminating non-conformance at the supplier level

  • Practical ACE/Six Sigma experience or other Lean Systems experience a plus

  • Prior experience in metallic/materials manufacturing and or testing desired

  • Experience in ERP systems such as SAP and lot inspections for QA part acceptance, containment.

  • High energy, dynamic individual who strives for continuous improvement

  • Highly motivated and a self-starter with a strong desire to succeed and pursue continued growth and developmental opportunities

  • Demonstrated ability to interface with all levels of management and external customers

  • Excellent leadership, communication, prioritization, project management and multi-tasking skills

  • Results focused work ethic to resolve issues in a timely manner

Do you wish you could put your technical expertise to better use? If you are ready for a challenge, then we encourage you to apply. We demand quality in all we do and that is what cultivates our success in the Aerospace Industry.

Pratt & Whitney 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.

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.

Thank you for your interest in a career at United Technologies! We will soon upgrade to an improved job application system to simplify the apply experience. You will still be able to apply to any of our current job openings through December 18, 2018. On January 2, 2019, our new and improved job application system will launch; please check back on that date to see all of our job openings.