General Electric Product Quality Engineer in Huntsville, Alabama

Role Summary:

The Product Quality Engineer is responsible for product quality review within the manufacturing process and for developing process improvements.

Essential Responsibilities:

In addition, as the Product Quality Engineer, you will:

  • Monitor product quality and process control for assigned process

  • Initiate action to prevent the occurrence of any non-conformities relating to the product, process, and quality management system

  • Identify and record any problems relating to the product, process, raw materials, analysis, and quality system

  • Control further processing or delivery of nonconforming product until the deficiency or unsatisfactory condition is corrected

  • Submit and track non-conforming material to customer MRB’s. Initiate, recommend and provide solutions through designated channels

  • Lead investigation of escapes to determine root cause and organize corrective action

  • Lead risk assessment for assigned process

  • Utilize product and process knowledge to develop and implement process and management system improvement opportunities. Develop project scope, justification, economics and drive projects to conclusion

  • Implement defect detection and avoidance measures, and develop and implement First Pass Quality measures

  • Develop a working knowledge of the upstream processes to improve and contribute to the overall manufacturing process

  • Develop process capability metrics for assigned product and utilize statistical methods to develop and implement capability improvements

  • Lead evaluation of test equipment, precision measurements, accuracy measurements, and performance testing

  • Develop and conduct training on quality assurance concepts and tools

  • Write and implement quality procedures

  • Apply Lean principals to develop product, process, and manufacturing improvements

Qualifications/Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited University or College

  • A minimum of 3 years of experience in manufacturing, quality, sourcing or operations ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENT :

  • This role is restricted to U.S. persons (i.e., U.S. citizens, permanent residents, and other protected individuals under the Immigration and Naturalization Act, 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3)) due to access to export-controlled technology. GE will require proof of status prior to employment

  • Legal authorization to work in the U.S. is required. We will not sponsor individuals for employment visas, now or in the future, for this job opening Desired Characteristics:

  • Prior experience in areas of quality assurance such as:

  • DOE

  • Incoming Material Control

  • Process Control

  • Product Evaluation

  • MSAand / or Metrology

  • Experience with polymer or chemical manufacturing

  • Experience with continuous manufacturing

  • Ability to conduct internal and external quality audits to recognize improvement opportunities

  • Working understanding of quality management systems Knowledge of regulatory requirements

  • Experience developing and leading improvement projects

  • Ability to apply statistical methods to analysis of engineering problems

  • Ability to comprehend technical documentation

  • Strong oral and written communication skills Strong interpersonal and leadership skills About Us: GE is the world's Digital Industrial Company, transforming industry with software-defined machines and solutions that are connected, responsive and predictive. Through our people, leadership development, services, technology and scale, GE delivers better outcomes for global customers by speaking the language of industry. Working for GE Aviation is exciting & challenging. Come see what you are missing! GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer at http://www.ge.com/sites/default/files/15-000845%20EEO%20combined.pdf . Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Locations: United States; Alabama; HuntsvilleGE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening.