$80K — $100K *
Northrop Grumman Aeronautics Systems has an opening for a Principal Quality Engineer/Senior Principal Quality Engineer to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals in El Segundo, CA.
This position will provide support for common product engineering, manufacturing, and qualification through structured solutions to production quality issues. Candidate will need to work well within IPT to ensure that the team is supported and mentored, as necessary, to guarantee consistent program quality. In addition, strong Root Cause Corrective Action (RCCA) techniques will be necessary.
Essential duties include, but are not limited to:
Develops, modifies, applies and maintains quality evaluation and control systems and protocols for processing materials into partially finished or finished materials product.
Collaborates with engineering and manufacturing functions to ensure quality standards are in place.
Devises and implements methods and procedures for inspecting, testing and evaluating the precision and accuracy of products and production equipment.
Designs and analyzes inspection and testing processes, mechanisms and equipment; conducts quality assurance tests.
Reviews, analyzes and reports on quality discrepancies related to assembly, process, mechanical, electrical and electro-mechanical systems.
Audits quality systems for deficiency identification and correction.
Ensures that corrective measures meet acceptable reliability standards and that documentation is compliant with requirements.
Investigates problems and develops disposition and corrective actions for recurring discrepancies.
Support actions associated with engineering design release, test readiness reviews, test requirements documentation, and common product lifecycle management (CPLM).
Actively participate as quality authority in program technical and engineering boards.
The selected candidate should thrive in a fast-paced work environment with high expectations, significantly diverse assignments, and collaborative/team settings across all levels. Candidate should also have strong organization and communication skills, the ability to champion actions, and complete tasks with little supervision.
This requisition may be filled at a higher grade based on qualifications listed below.
Basic Qualifications for Principal Quality Engineer:
Basic Qualifications for Senior Principal Quality Engineer:
Valid through: 12/6/2020
$150K — $250K