Harris Corporation Quality Engineer in Roanoke, Virginia

Quality Engineer 3/22/18EngineeringUSA - VA - Roanoke




Job ID: CS20182203-23979


Job Title – Quality Engineer

Job Location – Roanoke, VA

Job Code – CS20182203-23979

Harris Corporation is a leading technology innovator, solving customers’ toughest mission-critical challenges by providing solutions that connect, inform and protect. Harris supports government and commercial customers in more than 100 countries and has approximately $6 billion in annual revenue. The company is organized into three business segments: Communication Systems, Space and Intelligence Systems and Electronic Systems. Learn more at Harris.com at https://www.harris.com/ .

Job Description:

  • Develops and updates workmanship standards, build specifications and inspection standards to support production processes.

  • Collaborates with engineering and manufacturing functions to ensure quality standards are in place and followed.

  • Designs and implements methods and procedures for inspecting, testing and evaluating products and manufacturing equipment.

  • Use statistical analysis to assess process and equipment capability, adequacy of instructions, frequency of defects and trending, DOEs, regression/correlation studies, etc.

  • Lead MRB to disposition materials that do not meet required standards and specifications.

  • Audits quality systems for deficiency identification and correction.

  • Ensures that root causes of problems are addressed to prevent recurrence of issue.

  • Reviews contracts through released drawings and specs to ensure customer requirements are known and flowed down.

  • Interfaces with customers, vendors, and various company departments to resolve quality issues. Leads multidisciplinary teams to address quality issues.

  • Travel 25% or less.


  • Bachelor's degree in a engineering discipline

  • 6+ years of manufacturing experience in Aerospace and Defense industry.

  • Experience in optical, electrical or electronic devices.

  • Ability to obtain and maintain a security clearance

Preferred Skills:

  • Proficient in print reading, interpretation, and part measurement using various gages, comparators and CMM. Knowledge of APQP (Control Plans, FAI, FMEA, GR&R) and other advanced quality tools.

  • Demonstrated knowledge of geometric dimensioning and tolerancing (GD&T).ASQ Certified Quality Engineer, ASQ Certified Quality Auditor, ASQ certified Reliability Engineer, ASQ Certified SSBB or other Lean SS certification.

  • Experience with lean six sigma tools, process improvement and ISO 9001/AS 9100 quality systems

  • Must be computer literate in MS PowerPoint, Word, Excel, Access, WindChill, SolidWorks, and MRP/ERP systems and other types of databases.

Please be aware that many of our positions require a security clearance, or the ability to obtain one. Security clearances may only be granted to U.S. citizens. In addition, applicants who accept a conditional offer of employment may be subject to government security investigation(s) and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

By submitting your résumé for this position, you understand and agree that Harris Corporation may share your résumé, as well as any other related personal information or documentation you provide, with its subsidiaries and affiliated companies for the purpose of considering you for other available positions.

Harris is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or membership in any other group protected by federal, state or local law.

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LocationUSA - VA - Roanoke