Quality Assurance Engineer

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Raytheon UK

Job Title: Quality Assurance Engineer

Location: Glenrothes

Summary of Role

The Quality Assurance Engineer will support the Procurement, Production Assembly and Test, and delivery of Quality compliant products and services. Additionally, this role will facilitate and support the identification, implementation and flow-down of required Customer, Company and Regulatory requirements and provide assurance through audit and continuous improvement.

Main Duties

  • Primary authority on quality related matters on assigned programmes and areas of responsibility
  • Interfacing and communicating with program and functional areas to support the goals of the business
  • Conduct Quality audits (product, process, supplier)
  • Support external agency, accreditation body and customer audits
  • Defect investigation to identify and address root cause
  • Audit and timely and effective closure of actions received from audit on NC’s, internal 8D’s, customer complaints and 8D’s
  • Provide data to support bids
  • Ensure customer contractual and quality requirements are fully understood, flowed to the required level including suppliers/sub-suppliers, met and verified
  • Perform First Article Review (AR’s) Internal and supplier
  • Participate in design and IPDS gate reviews
  • Maintain quality records including SCAR, 8D, customer returns, complaints, audits and inspections
  • Ensure integrity of products, materials and processes to satisfy business, customer and regulatory requirements
  • Effective and timely monitoring, and status reporting or assigned programmes and areas of responsibility
  • Independent test witnessing, evaluation and FARs on site or at suppliers
  • Application of statistical techniques to support effective process management
  • Host external agency, accreditation body and customer audits
  • Leadership, facilitation and management of Root Cause and Corrective action
  • Continued awareness of external standards and regulatory requirements

    Candidate Requirements


  • Basic understanding of configuration and data processes and procedures
  • Knowledge of CCA and unit build manufacturing techniques
  • Good level of customer knowledge (products and requirements)
  • Ability to read and interpret drawings and technical data
  • Conversant with the requirements of AS9100D
  • Working knowledge of workmanship standards (IPC, J-STD)
  • Current holder of or eligibility to obtain MoD Secret (SC) level security clearance


  • Working knowledge of Space grade electronics requirements
  • Good level of commercial awareness
  • Internal audit trained or certified to AS9100D
  • HNC/HND Engineering discipline or equivalent certification

    About Raytheon Technologies

    Raytheon Technologies Corporation is an aerospace and defence company that provides advanced systems and services for commercial, military and government customers worldwide. It comprises four industry-leading businesses – Collins Aerospace Systems, Pratt & Whitney, Raytheon Intelligence & Space and Raytheon Missiles & Defence. Its 195,000 employees enable the company to operate at the edge of known science as they imagine and deliver solutions that push the boundaries in quantum physics, electric propulsion, directed energy, hypersonics, avionics and cyber security. The company, formed in 2020 through the combination of Raytheon Company and the United Technologies Corporation aerospace businesses, is headquartered in Waltham, Massachusetts.

    Raytheon Career Development:

    Raytheon has a wealth of resources available to help you develop your career from the moment you join. Activities range from on-line learning modules, to external training and support for taking professional qualifications relevant to your role.

    Standard Benefits:

  • 25 days holiday + statutory public holidays
  • Contributory Pension Scheme (up to 10.5% company contribution)
  • 6 times salary ‘Life Assurance’
  • Flexible Benefits scheme with extensive salary sacrifice scheme’s.
  • Enhanced sick pay scheme
  • Enhanced Family Friendly Policies, including enhanced Maternity & Shared Parental leave.
  • 37hr working week, with an early finish Friday (hours may vary depending on role, job requirement or site specifics arrangements).
  • Flexible working arrangements can be considered wherever we can (depending on the role) so please enquire or highlight any request to our Recruitment team to explore flexible working possibilities .
  • Canteen facilities available at Harlow & Glenrothes sites and Manchester & Gloucester offer free snacks & drinks (hot & cold).

Raytheon Technologies is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.

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