United Technologies Corporation Quality Engineer - 2nd Shift in Riverside, California

Job ID: 71132BR

City: Riverside

State: California

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 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?

Do you want to be a part of a global business, creating innovative solutions for the aerospace industry’s biggest customers? This is the core of what we do in the Electric, Environmental & Engine Systems (ES) business. Our major product lines are on-board virtually every aircraft flying. Be it keeping passengers safe with our emergency power generation systems, or creating a positive in flight experience through reliable cabin pressure controls and quieter engines, ES focuses on delivering a best-in-class experience to our customers. We hire the top people in the industry. Their ideas drive our performance, and their integrity keeps our customers happy. Join us as we take flight!

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.

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

Primary Responsibilities:

  • 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. Responsible for development of new inspection technologies or methodologies to assure product conformance.

  • Established and productive professional contributor.

  • Has theoretical to advanced knowledge of work area.

  • Problems faced are difficult and may be complex.

  • Works autonomously with limited supervision. Influences others within the work area through explanation of facts, policies and practices.

  • Established Quality Engineering professional.

  • Works as an individual contributor to set and achieve objectives for own area of responsibility.

  • Influences process and planning decisions with knowledge and explanations of Quality Engineering policies, practices, and procedures.

Qualification: Basic Qualifications:

  • Minimum 2+ years Quality Engineering experience.

  • Experience utilizing and implementing lean manufacturing methods.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Composites Manufacturing experience strongly preferred.

  • Internal/External quality audits 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 2+ years Quality Engineering experience.

  • Experience utilizing and implementing lean manufacturing methods.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Composites Manufacturing experience strongly preferred.

  • Internal/External quality audits 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.