The Boeing Company Senior Metals, Metallurgy Engineer in Nagoya, Japan
Boeing is the world's largest aerospace company and leading manufacturer of commercial airplanes and defense, space and security systems. We are engineers and technicians. Skilled scientists and thinkers. Bold innovators and dreamers. Join us, and you can build something better for yourself, for our customers and for the industrial champions. Primary Job Responsibilities Senior Metals / Metallurgical 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 engineers who can lead and work collaboratively on metals-related issues and act as the company representative at supplier, sub-tier supplier, and academic premises. Proactively engage the Boeing supply base, Boeing Supply Chain management and Boeing Supplier Quality in the region (Japan, South Korea, Malaysia, etc.) on technical issues and cost saving opportunities. Provide consultation with peers in US, Boeing Japan and Asian Supply base on M&P related issues and activities while keeping management informed. Determine and pursue courses of action necessary to obtain desired results. Manage audit programs to qualify suppliers to applicable requirements and production schedule need dates. Ensure materials, processes and equipment readiness for qualification. Lead and participate in 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 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. Assist in defining strategies and provide consultation. 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. Employment status Offered as a renewable fixed-term one-year contract. Contract may convert to open-ended depending on performance and business needs.
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