Quality Engineer

Raytheon UK
United Kingdom-Wolverhampton
Closing date
30 Dec 2022

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Defence , Engineering, IT
Job Role
Software Developer
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Role Purpose

As a Quality Engineer working within the Nacelles Value Stream at our Wolverhampton site, reporting to the Quality Manager, you will play a pivotal role in identifying, planning and implementing key projects to improve quality, reduce cost and increase productivity by reducing scrap, rework, concessions resulting in significant business improvement and customer satisfaction.

Key Responsibilities
  • Support Engineering in the development of procedures, process flow diagrams, control plans, FMEA, SPC on Aerospace and Defence projects
  • Support Operations & Engineering in establishing processes and procedures for new product introduction and serial production
  • Support the introduction of development projects into large volume production
  • Support the development of Quality on New Product Introduction projects, including control plans
  • Interface with Operations Quality Clinics and Internal teams for all Value Stream related Quality issues
  • Ensure full containment of all quality related issues is conducted both internally and at associated sites in a timely manner
  • Lead and facilitate robust RCCA to drive quality improvements.
  • Support the Quality Management System to ensure compliance to all applicable requirements.
  • Ensure critical QNs are actioned through 8D's and other problem solving tools.
  • Support the reduction of non-conformances from within the Value Stream ensuring zero repeated escapes.
  • Support Zero Defect Initiative across key products / processes.
  • Report out as required on key actions and road blocks preventing effective closure of 8D's
  • Produce appropriate Metrics & Reports to facilitate continuous improvement & clearly communicate actions & progress
Skills and Experience
  • An understanding of Quality requirements and contractual flow downs
  • Demonstrated experience working with Quality Management Systems (QMS)
  • Able to identify and resolve problems using Quality toolbox.
  • Application of measurement, analysis or continuous improvement tools
  • Root Cause and Corrective Action practitioner using 8D process or similar.
  • Lean Practitioner an advantage.
  • PC literate - capable user of MS Word, MS Excel and MS PowerPoint.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication ability
  • Be highly motivated, with a strong ability to use own initiative
  • A team player able to work within a multi-disciplinary team
About Us

Collins Aerospace, a Raytheon Technologies company, is a leader in technologically advanced and intelligent solutions for the global aerospace and defense industry. Collins Aerospace has the capabilities, comprehensive portfolio and expertise to solve customers' toughest problems and to meet the demands of a rapidly evolving global market.

Our benefits package includes a competitive base salary as well as 25 days annual leave + bank holidays, as well as private dental & healthcare. In addition, there is an Employee Assistance Programme, ability to buy and sell holidays, cycle to work scheme, employee discounts and a fantastic pension scheme which operates a double match.

Diversity drives innovation; inclusion drives success. We believe a multitude of approaches and ideas enable us to deliver the best results for our workforce, workplace, and customers. We believe a multitude of approaches and ideas enable us to deliver the best results for our workforce, workplace, and customers. We are committed to fostering a culture where all employees can share their passions and ideas so we can tackle the toughest challenges in our industry and pave new paths to limitless possibility.

Apply now and be part of the team that's redefining aerospace, every day.

Please note that potential candidates will be subject to Baseline Personnel Security Standard (BPSS) and background checks and that project access restrictions may apply to some nationalities.


Raytheon UK is a subsidiary of Raytheon Company. It is a prime contractor and major supplier to the U.K. Ministry of Defence and has developed strong capabilities in mission systems integration in defence, national security and commercial markets. Raytheon UK also designs, develops and manufactures a range of high-technology electronic systems and software at facilities in Harlow, Glenrothes, Gloucester, Waddington, Broughton and Manchester.


Raytheon UK has six key sites. Our manufacturing hub is in Glenrothes in Fife where we employ more than 560 people. The aircraft systems integration takes place in Broughton, North Wales. We manage the Sentinel programme from RAF Waddington where we provide training and a wide range of development work for the RAF. At Gloucester and Manchester, our new cyber business centres conduct specialist research and software development work for customers, and finally there’s our technology centre in Harlow.


With more than 1,600 employees situated across England, Scotland and Wales, Raytheon UK continues to invest in its infrastructure and people as well as growing its graduate and apprenticeship programmes.


Raytheon Company, with 2017 sales of $25 billion and 64,000 employees, is a technology and innovation leader specializing in defense, civil government and cybersecurity solutions. With a history of innovation spanning 96 years, Raytheon provides state-of-the-art electronics, mission systems integration, C5I™ products and services, sensing, effects, and mission support for customers in more than 80 countries. Raytheon is headquartered in Waltham, Mass.

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