Quality Engineer II in Pottstown, PA at Carlisle Interconnect Technologies

Date Posted: 10/30/2019

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Job Description


The Quality Engineer is responsible for maintaining and improving the quality management system. Responsibilities include internal and external audits, product quality, contract review for quality requirements, engineering change orders, monitoring processes, and problem solving.


* Responsible for product quality plans including assembly, test, and inspection, to assure the product meets all contractual quality requirements.
* Applies statistical process control (SPC) methods for analyzing data to evaluate current processes and process changes.
* Utilizes standard problem solving techniques (8D, DMAIC, etc.) to analyze product or business process discrepancies, determines root cause and implements permanent corrective actions.
* Leads / facilitates problem solving and Business Process Improvement teams.
* Monitors manufacturing and/or business processes and identifies areas of potential improvement.
* Maintains a working knowledge of government and industry quality assurance codes and standards.
* Develops new approaches to solve problems identified during quality assurance activities.
* Participates in contract review, design review, and engineering change order processes to ensure quality requirements are met.
* Responsible for managing internal audit process.
* May supervise technical and/or administrative workers engaged in quality assurance activities.
*Other duties may be assigned*
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate. Physical Demands: Ability to lift up to 25 lbs.

Carlisle Interconnect Technologies is dedicated to identifying and reducing the environmental impact of its operations, activities, and products. It is our commitment to comply with all applicable laws and other regulatory requirements concerning the environment. We are committed to preventing pollution and continually improving our environmental performance in all of our global operations. This will be achieved through a comprehensive Environmental Management System that provides the framework for setting and reviewing environmental objectives and targets of Carlisle Interconnect Technologies.

This position includes access or potential access to ITAR and/or EAR technical data. Therefore, candidates will need to qualify as a US Person which is defined as a US Citizen, or a Permanent Resident (Green Card Holder).

Clear ANSI Z87.1 safety rated glasses are required for the job when in the manufacturing areas. Safety toed shoes or boots (ASTM 2413-11 standard) are required in specific manufacturing areas.

Ability to travel up to 10% of time in or outside of the US as needed to visit customers or vendors.

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential job function satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


* Bachelor's Degree in engineering, quality management or related discipline from a four-year college or university, five years related experience and/or training, or equivalent combination of education and experience.
* 5+ years experience in quality engineering role in a job shop and process engineering environment producing high reliability products.
* Project management experience
* Six Sigma experience (green or black belt preferred). Use of quality improvement tools, problem solving and lean manufacturing.
* Maintenance of a quality management system, preferably AS9100 compliant.
* Strong cross functional communication skills and ability to drive results.


* ASQ Certification (CQE, CQA, etc.) or equivalent experience

Ability to read, write, speak and understand English. Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations. Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals. Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public.

Ability to apply advanced math concepts such as exponents, logarithms, quadratic equations, and permutations. Ability to apply mathematical operations to such tasks as frequency distribution, determination of test reliability and validity, analysis of variance, correlation techniques, sampling theory, and factor analysis


* Excellent interpersonal skills are essential for success in this job. Must be able to effectively communicate with all departments.
* Use of basic office software tools including Microsoft Office. Knowledge of statistical software packages such as Minitab or equivalent.
* Basic understanding of database applications and potential solutions.
* Ability to plan and complete a variety of project types.
* Capability to plan and manage a personal schedule.
* SAP experience preferred.
* Knowledge of Organizational Excellence
* Presentation and persuasion skills
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled