1+ months

Quality Engineer, Production Engine Test

Pratt & Whitney
East Hartford, CT
Business Unit Pratt & Whitney Job ID 60728BR Date posted 02/08/2018 City East Hartford State Connecticut

Flight is an instrument of human progress. It not only gets people where they want to go, it carries humanity to places it never thought possible.

At Pratt & Whitney, you'll be part of an evolving, globally diverse company that's moving fast to shape the future of aviation. Customers all over the world depend on our technology and the people behind it. As part of the team at Pratt & Whitney, you'll help answer today's challenges in powered flight while shaping and supporting tomorrow's solutions.

Title Quality Engineer: 1ST Shift “Production Engine Test Quality Engineer”, PDC P&W Middletown CT

JOB Description

  • The selected candidate will support the Product Delivery Center in Middletown, CT as a Production Engine Test 1ST shift Quality Engineer.
  • The Quality Engineer serves as a focal point responsible for completing all required engine paperwork and procedures per program and customer requirements.
  • They will facilitate and support all appropriate Engine Center driven customer escapes and issues to closure by mandated timelines.
  • Responsibilities also include working with Military and Commercial Engine Center Product Line Quality Teams and other support organizations to coordinate quality and compliance issues between engine assembly and test.
  • This position requires innovative approaches to problem solving, the ability to develop timely action plans for resolution, and the ability to coordinate implementation of corrective actions.
  • This position will require the selected candidate to work both independently and within team environments.
  • The position is responsible for providing technical direction, problem resolution, support and coordination to both quality and manufacturing organizations at test.

Additional duties will include:

  • Investigate and analyze any hardware/assembly or Test concerns causing quality and delivery issues by reviewing procedures, specifications, instructions, processes, and equipment to ensure compliance to applicable drawings, specifications, and standards in an effort to resolve Quality and Delivery concerns.
  • Support MRB activities by insuring the proper descriptions and timely disposition of nonconforming material affecting engine deliveries at Test.
  • Generate, maintain, and provide quality metrics to facilitate and support High Pain Process Improvement Teams in the PDC.
  • Serve as a liaison to DCMA and FAA representatives for the Quality discipline at Test


  • Five years of Engine Test, Aerospace or Automotive Quality experience.
  • Two years of operations experience in QA, process engineering or manufacturing.
  • Experience in ACE and Lean Manufacturing principles
  • Knowledge of quality standards including AS9100, ISO9001 or ISO16941.
  • Demonstrated experience performing SAP and Solumina transactions.
  • Demonstrated experience mining data from Sap and Solumina data bases
  • Demonstrated experience leading RRCCA DIVE investigations in an operations environment
  • Ability to process and communicate information using MS PowerPoint, Excel, and Word.
  • Experience in engine program contract review a plus.

Education / Certifications

  • BS in Engineering, Manufacturing, Quality or related field required.
  • Masters degree preferred.
  • Six Sigma, or ASQ Certification a definite plus.
  • FAA Air Worthiness Certified ODA a plus
  • Certified BAER a plus

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.

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