Primary Job Responsibilities
Materials & Processes (M&P) Engineers are needed to support the goals and objectives of the various Boeing commercial programs (737/747/767/777/787) and projects being conducted by Boeing Research & Technology (BR&T) in Japan and Asian region (South Korea, Malaysia, etc). BR&T is currently supporting Boeing serialized production and the integration of manufacturing technologies in this region. We are looking for senior engineers with strong leadership who can work collaboratively multiple types of issues (e.g. composites, metals, finishes, fastening/assembly, processing, etc.) and act as the company representative at supplier, sub-tier supplier, and academic premises.
Lead the Japan BR&T Manufacturing Technology Integration team, establish work statement and priorities, provide consultation with peers in US, Boeing Japan and Asian Supply base on M&P related issues and activities while keeping management informed. Initiate assignments. Determine and pursue courses of action necessary to obtain desired results.
Oversee the BR&T coordination of audit programs to qualify suppliers to applicable requirements and production schedule need dates.
Oversee and execute materials, processes and equipment readiness for qualification.
Coordinate and lead complex root-cause and corrective action activities to ensure manufactured parts and processes meet engineering and regulatory requirements.
Interface with stakeholders in Boeing procurement and quality organizations and Boeing Suppliers to ensure M&P support is integrated with airplane schedule and rate requirements.
Participate in and provide feedback on various Research & Development (R&D) projects to develop new and innovative materials and processes to improve production quality, safety, and reduce production costs and flows. The projects may be related to composites, fastening and fabrication/assembly, or processing such as forging, chemical conversion/plating, etc.
Other job related information
Candidate must be eligible to be stationed Nagoya and work in Japan.
Travel up to 25% will be required within Japan and other Asian countries (South Korea, Malaysia, etc.) to fulfill this work statement at Boeing suppliers and to USA as needed.
This position is for an international, locally hired person. Employment may be offered on a long-term basis, or as a fixed-term one-year contract, depending on business need.