Summary of Role:
Manufacturing Engineer based in Glenrothes providing engineering support within one of the Integrated Program Teams (IPT). The role will be primarily focused on product manufacturing and process integrity, effectiveness and efficiency. Take ownership for product performance throughout the manufacturing process. Provide reporting and performance analysis as required. Role will be program-focused as a support function to the IPT.
Active and innovative Engineer – drive improvement through the use of Best in Class and World Class Manufacturing principles.
Active Team Member – participate in team activities with Integrated Program Team, Engineering and other project teams.
Use manufacturing data to identify and address issues – proactively
Use data to drive Systemic Root Cause and Corrective Action.
Identify, expedite and / or escalate any quality or performance issues
Identify skills training or development requirements and escalate through management
Participate in regular Manufacturing Engineering sub-team meetings
Report & maintain Manufacturing Engineering metrics, track performance against Team KPI and Individual Goals & Objectives
Ensure metrics are used / responded to in order to optimize processes
Support the Program Cells and the rest of the Engineering community when required
Support Engineering Management
Where required participate in DFM and “manufacturability” analyses and reporting.
Where required participate in NPI activities and reporting
High performance Engineer and self-starter
Knowledge of electronics manufacturing processes over a wide range of technologies and production platforms.
Knowledge of electro-mechanical and system level build processes.
Analytical engineer who can process data efficiently to provide solutions to problems.
Good team player who takes ownership of problems and participates fully in team activities.
Can demonstrate contribution to specific improvements in Production Programs’ effectiveness efficiency and optimization.
Can understand use of Equipment / Machine SPC to identify potential issues and prevent them
Can participate in process FMEA development, review and risk mitigation processes
Experience of various manufacturing platforms e.g. Shop Floor Execution Systems (NGMES), Enterprise Resource Planning Systems (SAP)
Basic understanding of the principles of 6 Sigma and Lean Manufacturing
Proven technical presentation skills
Minimum degree qualified in Manufacturing / Production Engineering or other related Engineering subject.
Proven track record in an Engineering or Manufacturing environment.
Driven, confident Engineer able to create and maintain enthusiasm and energy levels across the team.
Confident self-starter who must be able to encourage improvement.
Ability to communicate at peer level across a range of disciplines.
Raytheon UK is a subsidiary of Raytheon Company. We are a prime contractor and major supplier to the UK Ministry of Defence and have developed strong capabilities in mission systems integration in defence, National & Cyber security and commercial markets. Raytheon UK also designs, develops and manufactures a range of high-technology electronic systems and software solutions at its facilities in Harlow, Glenrothes, Gloucester, Manchester Waddington and Broughton.
Raytheon Company, with 2017 sales of $25 billion and 64,000 employees, is a technology and innovation leader specialising in defence, civil government and cybersecurity solutions. With a history of innovation spanning 96 years, Raytheon provides state-of-the-art electronics, mission systems integration, C5ITM products and services, sensing, effects, and mission support for customers in more than 80 countries. http://www.raytheon.com/Raytheon is headquartered in Waltham, Mass
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.
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 may be considered depending on the role and subject to line manager approval.
Canteen facilities available at Harlow & Glenrothes sites with free snacks & drinks (hot & cold) available at others
Diversity is a core business imperative at Raytheon. We are an equal opportunity employer that promotes inclusiveness and always employs the best professionals for the job. Having a diverse workforce allows Raytheon to draw upon a range of different ideas and experiences which supports growing our business and creates an environment where everyone has an equal opportunity for success. Raytheon UK pro-actively encourages diversity of ideas, thoughts, and networking opportunities and has created Employee Resource Groups (ERGs) including Raytheon Women's Network, YesNet (Young Employees Success Network), D&I counsel, Reservist Network etc and all Raytheon employees are welcome to participate regardless of their background.