Quality Assurance Engineer

KBR   •  

Huntsville, AL

Industry: Business Services


11 - 15 years

Posted 342 days ago

Job Description

Will provide Quality/Product Assurance Engineering and technical expertise to the Counter Rocket, Artillery, and Mortar (C-RAM) Test, Configuration Management, and Product Assurance Division in system life cycle acquisition. The individual will work as part of a team supporting system Product Assurance (PA). Will plan and direct activities concerned with the development, application, and/or maintenance of quality standards for processing materials into finished products or systems. Participate in reliability and quality requirements development and testing, various audits and reviews, including production readiness assessments, failure reviews, and quality audits. Develops and initiates methods and procedures for inspection, testing, and evaluation. Support quality-engineering activities and quality oversight of the establishment and implementation of the Critical Safety Item (CSI) program to include CSI identification, processes control, test and inspection requirements. Identify and manage system quality engineering requirements for incorporation in acquisition planning, development, control, and technical documentation. Perform oversight of First Article and environmental stress screening tests, statistical process/quality control (SPC/SQC) analyses, acceptance testing and procedures, hardware qualification, Quality Assurance Lot Verification Testing (QALVT) and Lot Acceptance. Demonstrated ability to work in a team atmosphere is a must. Travel may be required.

BS/BA in engineering or other technical field and 12+ years of experience.

Requires experience in US Army Acquisition.

Requires experience in System Reliability and Maintainability processes and analysis.

Requires excellent communication and presentation skills.

A SECRET security clearance is required.

KBRwyle is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.


Experience in testing and analyzing parts and process failure mode effects, root cause analysis and similar studies and/or analyses. Experience with First Article Testing and Supply Chain Management issue resolution. Experience in applying basic engineering and process management principles such as program risk and cost reduction, improved system readiness, and elimination of quality deficiencies. Experience in decision making to include critical safety item program management. Experience in managing quality management systems and or participated in quality audits utilizing experience with ISO 9000/AS9100 or equivalent. Experience in technical research and problem solving, which should include quality oversight of mechanical or electronics manufacturing, knowledge of supply chain management, reliability, and manufacturing processes is a plus. Experience in quality engineering core competencies such as environmental stress screening, acceptance process validation, production readiness assessments, pilot line verification, statistical process controls & variation reduction, and hardware qualification is desired. Experience in SIE management, sub-assembly proof & validation/acceptance, Quality Assurance Lot Verification Testing and Lot Acceptance/SPC methods are essential.