Lead Quality Engineer
Posted 9/6/2018 5:01:11 PM
Job Function: Manufacturing
Business Segment: Aviation Supply Chain
Location(s): United States; Florida; Clearwater
The Quality Engineer will demonstrate leadership in communicating business goals, programs, and processes for an area or business segment. In the role of Quality Engineer, you will utilize your experience or expertise to solve problems, develop and execute objectives for self and others, and have the ability to effect short-term and some long-term business goals.
In addition, as the Quality Engineer, you will:
Prioritize and implement multiple concurrent process improvement projects, alone or as part of a multi-functional team, to drive customer satisfaction and business productivity
Analyze production and service limitations, then develop, implement, and evaluate quality assurance process sampling systems, procedures, and statistical techniques to track the progress of improvement efforts
Oversee evaluation of test equipment, precision measurements, accuracy measurements, and performance testing
Work with Material Review Board to disposition nonconforming material and devise remediation actions
Work with New Product development teams to approve new suppliers of materials / services used in product realization
Work with Sustaining Engineering and Manufacturing Engineering to resolve quality issues related to existing suppliers
Conduct training on quality assurance concepts and tools
Collect, organize, monitor and distribute information for the Company and to customers / suppliers related to product quality and process improvement
Specify, develop and accept advanced technology, quality information and test equipment
Provide advanced quality engineering of new product introduction involving new processes or advanced automated equipment
Act as consultant (as a recognized authority) to the quality, manufacturing and engineering organizations to improve Quality and Manufacturing processes, introduce new products and improve product design
Select, hire, train and provide ongoing leadership of assigned personnel to meet schedules, quality and measurements, and organizational goals
Manage organization's cost superiority and investment program and compile and report all organization measurements on quality and cost
Accelerate improvements in supplier quality and deliver value
Interface with Suppliers and Supply chain to drive Quality improvements
Provide leadership role during investigations of major problems and of special projects
Bachelor's degree from an accredited university or college (or a high school diploma / GED with a minimum of 4 years of experience in Engineering, Quality or related field)
Minimum of 3 years of experience in a quality role
This role is restricted to U.S. persons (i.e., U.S. citizens, permanent residents, and other protected individuals under the Immigration and Naturalization Act, 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3)) due to access to export-controlled technology. GE will require proof of status prior to employment
Prior experience in areas of quality assurance such as:
Incoming Material Control
Ability to conduct internal and external quality audits to recognize improvement opportunities and work with stakeholders to identify and implement effective CA / PA plans
Six Sigma training
Knowledge of regulatory requirements (CE / UL / CSA)
Ability to apply statistical methods to analysis of engineering problems
Ability to comprehend technical documentation
Strong oral and written communication skills
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Locations: United States; Florida; Clearwater
GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening.