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F-35 Senior Process Engineer - Split Shift

Merrimack, New Hampshire
Job Type
1 Aug 2022
Full-Time On Site
See what you are missing. Our employees work on the world s most advanced electronics. Spanning air, land, sea, and space, we are developing the technology of tomorrow, delivered today. Drawing strength from our differences, we are innovating for the future and you can too.

Our Operations employees turn innovative engineering designs into real solutions to meet our customers needs. Our training and development programs provide employees with career advancement in a diverse work environment. Our flexible work environment provides you a chance to change the world without giving up your personal life. We put our customers first - exemplified by our mission: "We Protect Those Who Protect Us ." Sounds like a team you want to be a part of? Then come build your career with us. We welcome all those who have big ideas, crave innovation, want to drive fielding velocity, and have the passion to bring the warfighter home safe.

The F-35 Lifecycle Product Support team is looking for a skilled and motivated individual to provide Process Engineering support in a growing, state of the art factory. This position will work on a split shift schedule Mon-Thurs in order to support our 2nd shift team and maintain continuity with the 1st shift team as well. Our area supports our customers with cutting edge, timely and cost effective support for the repair, retrofit, and upgrade of a variety of highly complex modules vital to mission success and safety of the warfighter. This position will have the unique opportunity to support all F35 configurations, work with a variety of state of the art test equipment, and engage with multiple technologies.

Focusing on product and process support of complex digital and RF circuits utilizing a variety of manufacturing technologies, you will play a key role in real-time problem resolution to reduce defects and processing time as the factory implements new capability, takes on work, and increases rate. As a core member of the F-35 Lifecycle Product Support Technical Operations Team, you will work closely with Process, Product and Test Engineers, assemblers, technicians, factory leadership, Supply Chain, Program Engineering and Operations Program Managers.

Interested candidates should exhibit sound judgment, initiative and self-motivation. Solid communication, teamwork and integration skills will be required to work with peers, assemblers, technicians, Operations and Program resources in Sustainment and across NH Production Build Factories. The ability to manage time effectively while dealing with a variety of issues in a dynamic environment will be key to the success of this individual.
Responsibilities include:
Provide real-time support to assemblers, inspectors and technicians
Supporting set up and validation of new test equipment
Working with program engineering to solve complex test failures
Actively contribute to cross functional teams on projects and initiatives, including turnaround time, defect reduction and prevention, and expanding Factory Capability
Disposition Non-conformances and perform work order alterations as needed to keep product moving in the factory
Data analysis and interpretation to provide input to leadership on trending issues
Create and/or revise manufacturing process instructions and procedures
Work with team mates to ensure continuity of support in key areas

Required Education, Experience, & Skills

Bachelor s degree in engineering discipline
Previous experience directly supporting manual assembly of highly complex or precision product in a manufacturing environment
Experience with either complex digital circuits or RF circuits
Excellent communication, collaboration and problem solving skills
Demonstrate sound judgment and initiative - self-starter who can balance time between support duties and proactive project work in a fast paced environment

Preferred Education, Experience, & Skills

Understanding of circuit card rework processes, complex electromechanical assembly, coatings, and adhesives.
Familiarity with National Instruments Test Stands
Experience with both digital and RF circuits.
Experience using Manufacturing Execution System software on a factory floor (Visual instructions and system job routers)
Experience creating process documents, training material and manufacturing instructions
Understanding of quality requirements, experience dispositioning nonconforming material.
Demonstrated success resolving a wide variety of problems in a high-mix manufacturing environment.
Experience with structured problem solving tools (8D, PFMEA, etc.)

About BAE Systems Electronic Systems
BAE Systems, Inc. is the U.S. subsidiary of BAE Systems plc, an international defense, aerospace and security company which delivers a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support services. Improving the future and protecting lives is an ambitious mission, but it s what we do at BAE Systems. Working here means using your passion and ingenuity where it counts - defending national security with breakthrough technology, superior products, and intelligence solutions. As you develop the latest technology and defend national security, you will continually hone your skills on a team-making a big impact on a global scale. At BAE Systems, you ll find a rewarding career that truly makes a difference. Electronic Systems (ES) is the global innovator behind BAE Systems game-changing defense and commercial electronics. Exploiting every electron, we push the limits of what is possible, giving our customers the edge and our employees opportunities to change the world. Our products and capabilities can be found everywhere - from the depths of the ocean to the far reaches of space. At our core are more than 14,000 highly talented Electronic Systems employees with the brightest minds in the industry, we make an impact - for our customers and the communities we serve.

Our Commitment to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion:
At BAE Systems, we work hard every day to nurture an inclusive culture where employees are valued and feel like they belong. We are conscious of the need for all employees to see themselves reflected at every level of the company and know that in order to unlock the full potential of our workforce, everyone must feel confident being their best, most sincere self and be equipped to thrive. We provide impactful professional development experiences to our employees and invest in social impact partnerships to uplift communities and drive purposeful change. Here you will find significant opportunities to do meaningful work in an environment intentionally designed to be one where you will learn, grow and belong.
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  • Job Reference: 673969580-2
  • Date Posted: 1 August 2022
  • Recruiter: BAE Systems
  • Location: Merrimack, New Hampshire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Manufacturing Operations
  • Job Type: Permanent