Specialist, Quality Engineering


Specialist, Quality Engineering

@ L3Harris

  • Is responsible for the identification and documentation of quality discrepancies related to assembly, process, mechanical, electrical, and electro-mechanical systems.
  • facilitates the implementation of standards, methods and procedures for inspecting, testing and evaluating the precision, accuracy and reliability of company products.
  • leads the preparation and execution of internal audits within established manufacturing and production controls to ensure compliance with internal and external specifications and standards.
  • liaises with auditing groups and inspectors to develop formal written reports and recommends corrective actions.
  • identifies trends in discrepancies and collaborates with process owners on the refinement and optimization of business processes.
  • oversees testing department activities and work of inspectors.
  • reviews, approves, and controls work order flow tags.
  • develops inspection techniques, tools, and supplemental inspection instructions in support of standards, methods and procedures.
  • participates in supplier corrective and preventative actions, which includes customer escapes, process nonconformities, supplier corrective actions, customer and change control, and material review board meetings.


  • Bachelor’s Degree and minimum 4 years prior related experience. Graduate Degree with a minimum of 2 years of prior related experience.
  • Material Specification knowledge and process familiarity with welding, plumbing, electrical, large-scale dimensional inspection, non-destructive test techniques, mechanical and electrical.
  • Ability to interpret industry quality standards and workmanship specifications as they pertain to the American Bureau of Shipping (ABS) High Speed Naval Craft Rules.
  • Strong skills in identification of non-conformances and problem resolution
  • Use of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint).
  • Must be able to read and interpret engineering drawings and blueprints.
  • Prior experience in shipbuilding / naval architecture / marine engineering
  • Must understand mechanical measuring equipment and the ability to develop inspection plans and first article inspections.
  • Must be familiar with AS9100/ISO 9001 Standard and Quality Management System Requirements.
  • The ability to communicate effectively and technically with all levels of the organization. The ability to develop and maintain customer confidence and acceptance.
  • Familiarity with inspection of mechanical and electromechanical products.
  • The ability to communicate effectively and technically with all levels of the organization. The ability to develop and maintain customer confidence and acceptance.
  • Experience dealing with Supervisor of Shipbuilding (SupShip), American Bureau of Shipping, DoD / Navy or related customer experience highly desired.
  • Experience managing production programs involving the build, integration and test of electronic and/or electromechanical systems.
  • Shipyard construction experience highly desired.
  • Non-Destructive Testing Level II VT knowledge/certification.
  • Ability to adapt processes and procedures to align with site scope.
  • Experience with source inspection and surveillance activities at suppliers/subcontractors.
  • Experience in process improvement methodologies such as Lean and/or Six Sigma (Green Belt or Black Belt) for the purpose of reducing waste and variation.
  • Understanding of productions processes such as soldering, mechanical assembly, welding, painting, integration and test, etc.
  • Experience developing proposal inputs

How to Apply:

Apply online at https://careers.l3harris.com/

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Location: Lafayette, LA
Date Posted: March 29, 2021
Application Deadline: April 29, 2021