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Honeywell Strategic Sourcing Engineer II in North Carolina

Strategic Sourcing Engineer II-REMOTE

Honeywell is a Fortune 100 company that invents and manufactures technologies to address critical challenges linked to global macrotrends such as safety, security, productivity, global urbanization and energy. With approximately 129,000 employees worldwide, including more than 19,000 engineers and scientists, Honeywell has an unrelenting focus on quality, delivery, value, and technology in everything they make and do. Honeywell has been named a Top 100 Global Innovator for seven years in a row, recognizing the company’s global reach of portfolio and invention influence.

In Kansas City, Honeywell Federal Manufacturing & Technologies (FM&T) manages and operates the U.S. Department of Energy/National Nuclear Security Administration’s (NNSA) Kansas City National Security Campus. This state-of-the-art engineering, manufacturing, and sourcing facility produces a wide array of intricate components to deliver trusted national security products and government services primarily for the NNSA. Honeywell FM&T’s culture of integrity, commitment and continuous improvement enables them to deliver responsive, collaborative, and innovative management and technology services and products that translate into cutting edge solutions to complex national security issues.

Summary of Duties:

  • Assists in the design and/or project/process management of new and current products, programs, tools and acceptance equipment under technical guidance of higher level engineers or departmental management.

  • Develops manufacturing and measuring methods which designate tooling, gages, acceptance equipment, and processing procedures.

  • Supports new supplier onboarding activities by assessing technical capabilities, providing training and preparing for audit.

  • Assists in capacity assessments of suppliers to help determine and prevent current and future bottlenecks and ensure right sizing of supply base.

  • Executes commodity and supplier strategic sourcing strategy.

  • Provides input into overall Make vs. Buy decision making process.

  • Develops procedures and performs routine to moderately complex engineering evaluations, product and process capability studies, quality audits, product or project data reviews, and other engineering evaluation work to assure product manufacturability.

  • Provides technical assistance in appropriate manufacturing and inspection areas.

  • Monitors data and metrics to identify trends within the supply base that indicate action is required.

  • Builds and maintains strong relationships and communication plans with suppliers.

  • Conducts audits to anticipate, identify, and correct problems and to measure quality levels and trends.

  • Interacts with design agencies, suppliers, and internal organizations to assist in resolving design, development, production, and acceptance issues.

  • Prepares evaluation reports and analysis of new technologies needed, makes recommendations for and initiates improvements for product, and helps supply base adapt and evolve.

  • Assists in resolving global or strategic issues that impact multiple part families, commodities or suppliers to improve productivity and quality and reduce flowtime.

  • May perform other duties as required.

  • Potential to travel up to 25% Basic Qualification Needed to be Qualified for the Role (1950 characters maximum):

  • U.S. citizenship to obtain and maintain U.S. Department of Energy “Q” level security clearance



  • Bachelor of Science degree from an ABET accredited Engineering program or bachelors of science degree in Physics from and accredited program.

  • Two (2) or more years or engineering experience


  • Three (3) or more years of relevant experience in engineering or related technical activities, such as manufacturing, inspection processing, supplier engineering

  • Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Aerospace Engineering, Civil Engineering, or Industrial Engineering from an ABET accredited engineering program

  • Ability to apply design, development, evaluation, and quality control techniques to routine through moderately complex engineering projects

  • Ability to analyze routine to moderately complex engineering designs and specifications to achieve efficient and reliable manufacturing or acceptance processes

  • Demonstrated ability to lead quality improvement projects

  • Ability to work effectively in a team environment and to influence others to accomplish complex tasks and solve complex technical problems

  • Ability and willingness to drive change and challenge / improve existing processes

  • Self-motivated, proactive and the ability to handle multiple tasks and changing priorities

  • Exercises considerable latitude in determining technical objectives of assignments

  • Familiarity with Six Sigma tools and methodology; Six Sigma certification preferred


Honeywell is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will be considered without regard to age, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, nationality, sex, religion, or veteran status.