Harris Corporation Sr Supplier Quality Engineer in Palm Bay, Florida

Sr Supplier Quality Engineer 3/9/18--QualityUSA - FL - Palm Bay




Job ID: SIS20180903-23819


Sr Supplier Quality Engineer

Job Code: SIS20180903-23819

Job Location: Palm Bay, FL

Job Description:

This position is responsible for supplier oversight and quality improvement initiatives related to suppliers and/or subcontractors of materials, products or services used in aerospace hardware manufacturing or development.

  • Analyze supplier performance and develop improvement plans for identified problem areas to drive down supplier DPPM and nonconformance rates.

  • Use Six Sigma & Lean concepts for supplier improvement of quality and delivery metrics.

  • Provide training for quality methodologies to support supplier partnerships.

  • Support programs assessing potential new suppliers.

  • Support commodity strategies and sourcing initiatives.

  • Implement Supplier Partnership concepts with focus suppliers.

  • Review, analyze and report on quality discrepancies related to assembly, process, mechanical, electrical, and electro-mechanical systems.

  • Perform PFMEAs on critical processes.

  • Advanced product Quality Planning, SPC, Predictive Quality methodologies, Potential Failure Mode and Effects Analysis, problem solving methodologies and Lean Concepts.

Qualifications and Skills:

  • Bachelor’s Degree with 10+ years of experience or equivalent

Preferred Additional Skills:

  • ASQ certification or ability to demonstrate proven results with Advanced Product Quality Planning implementation with suppliers.

  • Ability to focus, prioritize, and multi-task successfully to drive projects to closure.

  • Demonstrated knowledge in machining & fabrication, CCA manufacturing, or electronics assembly.

  • Supplier development experience.

  • Ability to perform RCA.

  • Willingness to travel up to 75% percent.

  • Working knowledge of PPAP implementation and associated elements.

  • Experience with Predictive Quality and problem solving methodologies.

  • Lean Concepts (VSM).

  • Interactive skills, strong written and communication skills, are preferred.

  • AS9100 and process audit experience is preferred.

  • Supplier Development and Engagement.

  • Experience presenting to upper-level management.

Please be aware that many of our positions require a security clearance, or the ability to obtain one. Security clearances may only be granted to U.S. citizens. In addition, applicants who accept a conditional offer of employment may be subject to government security investigation(s) and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

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Harris is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or membership in any other group protected by federal, state or local law.

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