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Quality Engineer, Hot Section Module Center

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Businesses PRATT & WHITNEY Job ID 70916BR Date posted 08/09/2018 City East Hartford State Connecticut Country US

The sky has no limits.

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 will be part of an evolving, globally diverse company that’s moving fast to craft the future of aviation. Customers all over the world depend on our technology and the people behind it. As part of our team you’ll help answer today’s challenges in powered flight while crafting and supporting tomorrow’s solutions.

Pratt & Whitney, a recognized leading producer of the world’s most powerful jet engines, is looking for dedicated individuals to support our organization. If you aspire to work in a dynamic environment and possess the motivation to convert new ideas into practice, this may be the opportunity you’ve been looking for.

Do you feel fulfilled when you help others succeed? Are you fascinated by the way the people learn and grow? Have you considered what it may be like to work at Pratt & Whitney? If so, we want to hear from you. Hot Section Module Center (HSMC) North is a world class fabricator of military combustors, augmentors, nozzles and specialty coated hardware. HSMC North is a key contributor to the F119 and JSF 135 engine programs with a diverse and complex product line. HSMC North is looking for a high energy, self-starter to assume the lead role as the Quality Engineer for the F119 nozzle assembly process.

Responsibilities include:

  • Provide technical support to the inspection and manufacturing communities
  • Identify and develop inspection techniques for new product and repairs
  • Evaluate manufacturing processes and hardware to determine compliance to applicable requirements
  • Utilize continuous improvement and lean tools to support process enhancements
  • Investigate quality escapes and non-compliances to determine root cause, identifying robust corrective actions and tracking effectiveness
  • Perform and follow-up on internal and external quality audits
  • Support day to day manufacturing activities such as review and approval of work instructions, process authorization requests (PAR), and first article inspections (FAI).
  • Work with supplier quality engineering to resolve supplier issues that impact in-house hardware
  • Construct and perform quality presentations to a technical community.
  • Identify and develop inspection techniques for new product and repairs
  • Travel may be up to 20%


Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree required, Engineering or related technical field of study preferred
  • 2+ years of experience in a quality role performing quality engineering functions
  • US citizenship required due to government contracts

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Detail and results oriented with good problem solving skills
  • Ability to meet commitments, balance and resolve conflicting priorities
  • High energy, dynamic individual who strives for continuous improvement
  • Excellent Judgment and professional maturity
  • Ability to create positive relationships and craft clear communication
  • Computer skills- Proficient in Word, Power Point, Excel, Access, Project
  • Highly motivated and a self-starter with a strong desire to succeed and pursue continued growth and developmental opportunities
  • General familiarity with inspection tooling and techniques
  • Strong communication skills and the ability to work within a group setting and interface directly with shop floor operators and inspection personnel
  • Knowledge / experience with quality systems and standards such as ISO 9001
  • High proficiency in the use of continuous improvement tools, such as robust root cause analysis (RRCA) and principles of lean manufacturing
  • Knowledge / experience with quality systems and standards such as ISO 9001
  • ASQ -CQE certification a plus

Do you wish you could put your technical expertise to better use? If you are ready for a challenge, then we encourage you to apply. We demand quality in all we do which is what cultivates our success in the Aerospace Industry.

Education: Bachelor's Degree required, Engineering or related technical field of study preferred


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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