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Principal Hardware Quality Engineer

Job Description:
What is YOUR Mission?
Here at Raytheon, we work together as one global team creating trusted, innovative solutions to make the world a safer place. Our innovation spans all domains: from land and sea to air, space and cyberspace. Raytheon gains inspiration from a noble mission, shared by Raytheon employees around the globe, while providing an inclusive culture empowering employees and celebrating their contributions.

The Raytheon Integrated Defense Systems (IDS) Engineering Quality (EQ) organization enables engineering quality solutions, capabilities and services to the business. Most important is collaboration with our functional partners and customers (internal and external) to execute and solve problems quickly and efficiently. EQ embeds itself throughout the Engineering lifecycle to prevent defects from reaching the warfighter and to ensure flawless program execution to meet quality, cost, schedule and technical objectives.
We have an immediate need for a Hardware (HW) Quality Engineer (QE) to join the Engineering Quality Mission Support Solutions (MSS) group located in Woburn, Ma. The MSS section is responsible to partner with Engineering to ensure work products are free from defects throughout the engineering lifecycle.

Work location can be Woburn, Tewksbury or Andover, MA.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Assess Engineering work products (Peer Reviews, Configuration Control Boards, Drawing Reviews, Product Readiness and Sale, etc.) to identify and eliminate in-phase defects.
  • Perform project data analysis to drive root cause and correction action
  • Participate in test preparation and execution to ensure requirements are verified
  • Review Risk and Opportunity data to lead projects to eliminate risks and/or realize opportunities
  • Investigate failures, participate in failure review boards, support failure investigation teams and drive root cause analysis
  • Drive continuous improvement

Required Skills:
  • Minimum of 8 years HW Engineering
  • Provided production support of an active product line and/or Transitioned designs to production
  • Ability to obtain Department of Defense Secret Clearance
  • International travel required on average 15 - 20%

Desired Skills:

  • Master’s degree in Electrical or Mechanical Engineering
  • Domain knowledge in RF, Power, Signal Processing or Electronic Systems
  • Domain knowledge in Electronic Packaging
  • Experience leading PFMEA/DFMA/DFSS activities
  • Demonstrated Applied Critical Thinking Skills
  • Ability to influence without authority, experience with cross functional teams
  • Experience in multiple phases of the program / product life cycle
  • Root Cause Analysis and Corrective Action expertise
  • Existing Secret Clearance
  • Ability to prioritize work load in a multi-tasking, resource constrained work environment
  • Minimum of 5 years Quality Engineering experience
  • American Society for Quality (ASQ) Certification, R6s Expert or Six Sigma Black Belt
  • Raytheon Six Sigma Principal Specialist or Expert
  • Mission Assurance Certification Hardware or Mission Assurance Lead Level 3
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills, including experience presenting to leadership & negotiation skills
Required Education (including Major):
  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical or Mechanical Engineering

This position requires either a U.S. Person or a Non-U.S. Person who is eligible to obtain any required Export Authorization. 135595

Raytheon is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, age, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.

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Woburn, Massachusetts
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