Harris Corporation Quality Engineer in Rochester, New York

Quality Engineer 2/5/19--QualityUSA - NY - Rochester




Job ID: CS20190402-29959


Job Title – Quality Engineer

Job Location – Rochester, NY

Job Code – CS20190402-29959

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:

  • Support the PCB/Flex Commodity Teams by regularly providing supplier performance data and suggestions for improvement and provide end-to-end visibility of the entire supply chain utilizing Quality Engineering principles.

  • Monitor supplier performance and develop action plans to improve performance.

  • Manage the supply chain to reduce variability, increase reliability and on-time delivery, provide end-to-end visibility of the entire supply chain

  • Focus on problem prevention, supplier quality control, continuous improvement, data collection and reporting, along with Supplier Corrective and Preventative Action related to material quality issues.

  • Facilitate Part/Process Qualification by suppliers.

  • Create First Article Acceptance Plans and methods

  • Manage material Inspection Plans and methods on production material

  • Work with engineering, suppliers, and manufacturing to ensure a smooth transition from concept to prototype to production on materials for new products.

  • Support domestic and global out-source activities as business dictates

  • Support New Product Introduction (NPI) team by assisting with the identification and evaluation of suppliers.

  • Perform Bill of Material reviews and develop mitigation plans that reduce the likelihood of quality or delivery issues.


  • BS degree (Engineering or STEM) and 6+ years of relevant Quality experience OR an Advanced degree and 4+ yrs of relevant Quality experience

Preferred Additional Skills:

  • Experience working in a manufacturing environment.

  • Communications (RF) Product experience is a plus.

  • Experience with supplier evaluation and qualification.

  • Experience in statistical process control, Failure Modes & Effects Analysis, Measurement System Analysis, Process Capability Studies, Corrective & Preventive Action, and Root Cause Analysis.

  • Risk Analysis experience is a plus.

  • Willingness to travel on occasion

  • Experience within PCB/Flex fabrication is a plus

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.

Candidates will support Environment, Health and Safety by fulfilling the Harris EHS Policy, complying with Harris EHS programs and applicable regulations, and striving for continual EHS improvement.

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LocationUSA - NY - Rochester