Quality Engineer-Aero/Defense - Hartford, Connecticut United States - 31833

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Job #: 31833
Title: Quality Engineer-Aero/Defense
Job Location: Hartford, Connecticut - United States
Employment Type:
Salary: $80,000.00 - $120,000.00 - US Dollars - Yearly
Employer Will Recruit From: Nationwide
Relocation Paid?: Yes


 be part of a team that leads science, innovation, and technology on different industry fronts. Working here will provide you with an exciting and motivating career full of development and growth opportunities throughout our businesses. We are a global company that prides itself on having passionate, diverse and dedicated employees who work together to achieve uncommon results.

This opportunity is located within our Aerospace & Defense Company business, a global leader of mission-critical hardware and systems solutions including precision energetics systems and innovative explosive solutions. Click here to learn more.

Job Description

This position will primarily support one Value Stream. The candidate will be responsible for all aspects of quality engineering.

Develop product specific quality programs that comply with customer requirements and achieve cost and delivery expectations.
Determine root cause and implement corrective actions for customer complaints and product defects.
Host external quality audits and participate in internal quality audits.
Participates in new product development and product failure investigations.
Use statistical methods to improve product quality and reduce defects.
Conduct GR&R and process capability studies.
Interface with a variety of personnel in support of production including operators, quality engineers, inspectors, shop floor supervisors, program managers, product engineers and design engineers.
Maintain product First Article status in accordance with customer and AS9102

  • requirements.
  • Interface with suppliers and customers concerning program quality requirements.


The successful candidate must have a BS/MS in an engineering discipline, preferably mechanical engineering and 3+ years of experience in quality engineering.

Required experience includes:

  • Interfacing with customers and suppliers concerning product quality.
  • Interpreting customer specifications and then designing and implementing an effective quality program.
  • ISO 9000/AS 9100 quality systems.
  • Must have production floor experience, defect reduction, and process improvement.
  • Must have experience in root cause/corrective and preventive action and the ability to lead project teams and customers through the analysis.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office suite software.
  • Significant experience in Six Sigma, Lean Manufacturing or Continuous Improvement and strong problem solving skills.
  • Must be US Citizen




Must have experience in manufacuring and be from Defense Mfg or Electronic Mfg with Electromechnaaical skills.


BSME,BSEE,BSIE.3 yrs is acceptable if they have a MS. 5 yrs experience Required if they only have a BS.MUST be either Engineer or Science Major. Strongly prefer a candidate from new England or ties to new England or Northeast.

University - Bachelor's Degree/3-4 Year Degree