QA Engineer, Sr in Chanhassen at Curtiss-Wright

Date Posted: 2/27/2021

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Transform Your Tomorrow...Today at Curtiss-Wright


At Curtiss-Wright, you have the opportunity to transform the way our customers do business, as well as transform your career. Our entrepreneurial environment provides our employees with excellent experiences that enable them to develop their skills through stretch assignments and the opportunity to work with the best talent in the industry. At Curtiss-Wright, you will have the opportunity to contribute from day one. And...that's just the beginning of how we help you transform your tomorrow.

Exlar, a business unit of the Curtiss-Wright Industrial division, designs, manufactures and sells a broad portfolio of precision electro-mechanical actuators for automation of machinery in global markets including defense, automotive manufacturing, energy and general industrial automation.

The Opportunity | Senior QA Engineer

Take responsibility for developing, implementing, monitoring and improving quality systems and procedures to ensure internal and external requirements are met. Take a lead role in investigating, reporting and resolving quality problems with products and services. Work directly with customers and suppliers as needed to address issues and arrive at mutually agreeable resolutions. Use a variety of measurement techniques, data collection methods and statistical tools to characterize and assess components and processes. Analyze reports and data to identify trends and recommend updates or changes to requirements and procedures for continuous improvement.

Your Challenge:

  • Find creative solutions to complex problems and work with others to get them implemented.
  • Review reports and evidence of customer rejections and field failures to determine root cause and establish appropriate corrective action.
  • Provide data analysis and recommendations to cross-functional product teams to resolve issues and drive improvement.
  • Participate in internal, registrar and customer audits of quality systems to ISO9001 and other quality standards and requirements.

Your Expertise:

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Quality or a related field
  • 4-6 years experience in the quality field with most recent experience in a quality engineering capacity
  • Strong mechanical aptitude
  • Extremely detail oriented
  • Experience with machined parts and ability to read technical drawings preferred
  • Experience with ISO9001 standard and quality system audits preferred
  • LEAN/Six Sigma green belt certification preferred
  • Strong oral and written communication skills with knowledge of MS Office

This position may require exposure to information which is subject to US export control regulations, i.e. the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) or the Export Administration Regulations (EAR). All applicants must be U.S. persons within the meaning of U.S. regulations.

Curtiss-Wright values diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. If you require accommodation due to a disability at any time during the recruitment and/or assessment process, please contact Talent Acquisition and we will make all reasonable efforts to accommodate your request. 

The Opportunity | Senior QA Engineer

Take responsibility for developing, implementing, monitoring and improving quality systems and procedures to ensure internal and external requirements are met. Take a lead role in investigating, reporting and resolving quality problems with products and services. Work directly with customers and suppliers as needed to address issues and arrive at mutually agreeable resolutions. Use a variety of measurement techniques, data collection methods and statistical tools to characterize and assess components and processes. Analyze reports and data to identify trends and recommend updates or changes to requirements and procedures for continuous improvement.

Your Challenge:

  • Find creative solutions to complex problems and work with others to get them implemented.
  • Review reports and evidence of customer rejections and field failures to determine root cause and establish appropriate corrective action.
  • Provide data analysis and recommendations to cross-functional product teams to resolve issues and drive improvement.
  • Participate in internal, registrar and customer audits of quality systems to ISO9001 and other quality standards and requirements.
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Your Expertise:

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Quality or a related field
  • 4-6 years experience in the quality field with most recent experience in a quality engineering capacity
  • Strong mechanical aptitude
  • Extremely detail oriented
  • Experience with machined parts and ability to read technical drawings preferred
  • Experience with ISO9001 standard and quality system audits preferred
  • LEAN/Six Sigma green belt certification preferred
  • Strong oral and written communication skills with knowledge of MS Office

This position may require exposure to information which is subject to US export control regulations, i.e. the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) or the Export Administration Regulations (EAR). All applicants must be U.S. persons within the meaning of U.S. regulations.

Curtiss-Wright values diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. If you require accommodation due to a disability at any time during the recruitment and/or assessment process, please contact Talent Acquisition and we will make all reasonable efforts to accommodate your request. #LI-KH1