Rockwell Collins Quality Engineer in Lenexa, Kansas
B/E Aerospace is the world’s leading manufacturer of aircraft cabin interior products. B/E Aerospace designs, develops, and manufactures a broad range of products for both commercial aircraft and business jets. For more information, visit the B/E Aerospace website at www.beaerospace.com.
Our Lenexa facility specializes in the production of Oxygen Life Support Systems and Galley Inserts Beverage Maker Products. Our Oxygen and Beverage Maker small parts assembly manufacturing focuses on safety and quality products production into the field for aircraft crew and passengers.
As a leader in the aerospace industry, we are growing rapidly and have a number of exciting positions available right now, including a Quality Engineer in our Oxygen & PSU Systems business located in Lenexa, KS.
Develops and applies advanced Quality Engineering theories, methods and research techniques in the development, establishment and maintenance of quality assurance/control policies, procedures and methods.
Develops sampling plans, quality standards and quality control instructions to be utilized by manufacturing, test and inspection in assessing the quality levels of products and processes.
Provides recommendations concerning the disposition of defective materials.
Reviews corrective actions recommended on audit reports for adequacy and to maintain a continuing awareness of quality problems.
Conducts investigations of considerable complexity pertaining to the manufacture of new products, the establishment of new processes or the resolution of complex product quality problems.
May provide technical guidance to lower level engineers, technicians and inspectors.
Performs professional Quality Engineering assignments of considerable complexity under direction with discretion as to work details
Designs, installs, and evaluates complex quality assurance and/or control methods and systems
Designs systems for recording and analyzing product quality level
Develops quality control inspection requirements and techniques
Develops systems to identify and address product quality trends
Designs fixtures, and processes to insure the continuing maintenance of product quality; may conduct vendor visits to insure quality; analyzes reports and returned products to determine trends and recommend corrective action
Participates in materials review activities to determine material disposition
Develops standards and procedures to provide quality guidance and methods
May assign work to inspectors and technicians
Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or Engineering Technology from a four-year college or university or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Five (5) years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience
Previous experience performing root cause analysis and implementing corrective actions
Strong MS Excel skills, with ability to apply statistics, analyze data, and create metrics
Experience applying Quality standards in a manufacturing environment
Demonstrated proficiency in leading Root Cause Corrective Action problem-solving activities that identify true root case and implement permanent corrective actions
Experience working in the aerospace industry
Experience working within the AS9100 quality framework
Organized with solid judgment; able to multitask and adjust to changing priorities
Desire to identify continuous improvement opportunities and lead projects to make improvements to processes, procedures, etc.
Strong communication and interpersonal skills; ability to interact with internal and external stakeholders including Senior Leadership
Demonstrated ability to influence and build trust with suppliers, customers, and key stakeholders
Demonstrated ability to build strong relationships, specifically in cross-functional teams
The above description reflects the details considered necessary to describe the principal functions of the job and should not be construed as a detailed descriptions of all the work requirements that may be performed in the job.
EOE/Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabled. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.