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Quality Engineer 2

Requisition ID:  81643
Business Unit:  Energy & Equipment San Diego (3325)

San Diego, CA, United States, 92121

Innovation is at the heart of everything we do at Meggitt, a worldwide leader in aerospace, defense and selected energy markets. We believe in our vision of ‘Enabling the Extraordinary: To Fly, To Power, To Live”. These core values – teamwork, integrity and excellence – are what have allowed us to become the company we are today. With facilities and over 9,000 employees worldwide, Meggitt draws on over 160 years of expertise to enhance the lives of people across the globe.

Through our Energy & Equipment division, Meggitt holds strong niche positions in energy, non-aerospace military and industrial equipment.

Expertise in this division ranges from heat exchangers used in off-shore gas processing to the design and manufacture of dynamic instrumentation for vibration, shock and pressure measurements. Our heat exchanger technology has not only enabled our customers to save weight, space, and money, but offer higher duties, smaller sizes, and greater integrity over conventional heat exchangers. We are a leading supplier of small-frame gas turbine actuation systems and fuel metering valves for the oil and gas and power generation sectors.

Our Defense Systems product group includes a wealth of expertise with products ranging from airborne decoy deployment systems to projectile tracking technology is another of our specialties. We produce tiny radar systems that are installed on drone aircraft to track incoming missiles or bullets, reassuring aircrew and missile manufacturers that their weapons are working as advertised.

Job Designation

The Quality Engineer 2 provides a range of expertise to ensure that the products are free of flaws and function as designed. Participates in assuring a high reliability and proper performance per product requirements.

Job Core Responsibilities

  • Provides technical expertise for a range of quality assurance testing and inspection activities associated with product development and manufacturing.
  • Performs Quality audits to AS9100 & ISO 9001 standards. Review of operating processes using inspection results and statistical techniques to provide timely, accurate process and product analysis as directed.
  • Performs root cause analysis initiatives for process related concerns.
  • Analyzes process, product, audits, and customer results and issues to determine proper corrective and preventive action per department plan.
  • Defines and conducts validation tests, to ensure proper performance of Meggitt products as required per plan.
  • Reviews and creates inspection forms, records, techniques and procedures for accuracy and relevance and provide changes when necessary.
  • Maintains different Quality initiatives, such as Calibration, PPAP, FAIR, and Supplier Surveillance, as defined  per department plan.
  • Other responsibilities as assigned.
  • The primary duties in this job require analysis, interpretation and deductions from facts of available information and data. Consistent exercise of independent judgment and discretion in matters of significance is required.

Job Specifications

Education: Bachelor degree in Engineering
Years' Experience: 3 - 5 years of Quality Engineering experience in a manufacturing environment

  • Demonstrated analytical skills to proactively identify and solve problems using six-sigma tools (5y’s, fishbone, 8D)
  • Excellent ability to apply a systematic and analytical approach to problem solving
  • Advanced knowledge and ability to apply core concepts of  engineering
  • Ability to interpret internal/external business challenges and make recommendations for improvements to products, processes or services
  • Effective interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills to drive tasks to completion
  • SAP knowledge a plus


Meggitt is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex including sexual orientation and gender identity, national origin, disability, protected Veteran Status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.

If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, you have the right to request an accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access our career center as a result of your disability. To request an accommodation, contact a Human Resources Representative at 1-855-474-7665 or

If this position is located in the United States, this job will require use of information which is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR). As such, all applicants must be U.S. persons within the meaning of ITAR. ITAR defines a U.S. person as a U.S. Citizen, U.S. Permanent Resident (i.e. 'Green Card Holder'), Political Asylee, or Refugee.

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