Senior Quality Engineer

Raytheon Systems Ltd
Waddington, Lincoln
15 Nov 2016
14 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Senior Quality Engineer

RSL Airborne Solutions (Waddington)

Summary of Role:

A member of the Quality Team supporting the procurement, maintenance & test and delivery of Airborne Solutions quality compliant products and services.

To facilitate & support the identification & implementation /flowdown of required Customer, Company & Regulatory requirements .

To provide assurance through audit and/or continuous improvement

Main Duties:

Primary authority on all quality related matters on assigned programme(s) / area of responsibility.

Interfacing and communication with program and functional areas to support the goals of the business.

Conduct Quality Audits (product/product release/process).

Supporting external agency, accreditation body & customer audits.

Defect investigation to identify and address root cause.

Ensure effective & timely closure of actions received from Audit NC's/internal 8D's/customer complaints& 8D's.

Ensuring that customer contractual requirements and Quality requirements are fully understood, met and flowed down to the required level, including suppliers/sub contractors.

Participation at design reviews and IPDS Gate Reviews.

Maintain quality records. (Including SCAR's, 8D's, QCI & customer returns/complaints/audits/inspection)

Ensuring integrity of products, materials and processes to satisfy business, customer and regulatory requirements.

Effective & timely monitoring and status reporting for assigned program(s) / area of responsibility.

Independent test witnessing, evaluation /FAR's (on site or at suppliers) and product release.

Application of statistical techniques to support the effective process management.

Hosting external agency, accreditation body & customer audits

Management of Root Cause Corrective action to ensure timely, effective closure. Audit NC's/internal 8D's/customer complaints& 8D's

Continued awareness of external standards & regulatory requirements.

CAM for the program assigned

Candidate Requirements:


Experiencewithin a Quality organisation.

Basic understanding of configuration and data control processes and procedures.

Good level of customer knowledge (i.e. product & requirements)

Conversant with requirements of ISO9001:2008.

Conversant with Aviation regulations

Good level of commercial awareness and customer facing skills.


Conversant with requirements of AS9100.

Internal Auditor or training to ISO9001/AS9100

HNC/HND ; Eng discipline or equiv. certification

Eligible for or Holder of current SC security clearance (RSL will sponsor as required).

About Raytheon:

Raytheon UK is a subsidiary of Raytheon Company. We are a prime contractor and major supplier to the UK Ministry of Defence and have developed strong capabilities in mission systems integration in defence, National & Cyber security and commercial markets. Raytheon UK also designs, develops and manufactures a range of high technology electronic systems and software solutions at its facilities in Harlow, Glenrothes, Gloucester, Waddington and Broughton.

Raytheon Company, with 2015 sales of $23 billion and 61,000 employees, is a technology and innovation leader specialising in defence, civil government and cyber security solutions. With a history of innovation spanning 94 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 provides state-of-the-art electronics, mission systems integration and other capabilities in the areas of sensing; effects; and command, control, communications and intelligence systems, as well as cyber security and a broad range of mission support services. Raytheon is headquartered in Waltham, Mass Raytheon.

Raytheon Career Development:

Raytheon has a wealth of resources available to help you develop your career from the moment you join.

Activities range from online learning modules, to external training and support for taking professional qualifications relevant to your role.

Standard Benefits:

25 days holiday + statutory holidays, Contributory Pension Scheme, Life Assurance, Flexible Benefits, Enhanced sick pay scheme


Diversity is a core business imperative at Raytheon. We are an equal opportunity employer that promotes inclusiveness and always employs the best professionals for the job. Having a diverse workforce allows Raytheon to draw upon a range of different ideas and experiences which supports growing our business and creates an environment where everyone has an equal opportunity for success.

Raytheon Application Process

To apply visit the link to the website

and search for Req ID: 74690BR

Please complete the online instructions to create a profile and upload CV.

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