• Northrop Grumman
  • $88,260.00 -124,350.00/year*
  • Mannington , WV
  • Engineering
  • Full-Time
  • 158 Prices Run Rd

Description

\"This requisition may be filled at a higher grade based on qualifications listed below.\"

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems that impact people s lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our pioneering and inventive spirit has enabled us to be at the forefront of many technological advancements in our nation s history - from the first flight across the Atlantic Ocean, to stealth bombers, to landing on the moon. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have fun along the way. Our culture thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work and we have an insatiable drive to do what others think is impossible. Our employees are not only part of history, they re making history.

Northrop Grumman Innovation Systems designs, builds and delivers space, defense and aviation-related systems to customers around the world. Our main products include launch vehicles and related propulsion systems; missile products, subsystems and defense electronics; precision weapons, armament systems and ammunition; satellites and associated space components and services; and advanced aerospace structures.

The Mission Assurance/Quality Engineer will provide leadership to our Missile Products Division team at our Rocket Center, WV location. This position acts as a quality liaison for Operations, Program Management, customer, government agencies and various other functions. Specific responsibilities include the following:


Generate quality reports such as First Pass Yield, First Article Inspection, Cost of Quality, etc.
Analyze data and drive process improvements
Receive and/or develop inspection plans based upon statistical methods
Review data and statistical analysis to assess process capability to meet required standards and specifications
Use Lean tools such as risk assessment, 8D, DFMEA and/or PFMEA
Build good working relationship with suppliers, conducting periodic supplier audits to make sure that they are working according to plan
Validate and coordinate product readiness for use or delivery, including FAAT qualifications of new suppliers
Provide and support failure analysis processes for program hardware
Perform independent risk assessments on Mission Assurance issues and communicate issues and findings

Qualifications

\"This requisition may be filled at either a level 2 or 3.\"

Basic Qualifications Level 2:
BS in Engineering or related STEM degree such as Physics, Math or Materials Science
2 years of quality engineering experience in a manufacturing environment
U.S. Citizenship; must be able to obtain a Secret Clearance
Travel: 10%

Basic Qualifications Level 3:
BS in Engineering or related STEM degree such as Physics, Math or Materials Science
5 years of quality engineering experience in a manufacturing environment
U.S. Citizenship; must be able to obtain a Secret Clearance
Travel: 10%

Preferred Qualifications:
3-5 years of overall quality engineering experience
Lean Six Sigma training and certification
Able to read and understand Technical Data Packages, including drawings and specifications
Proficiency in Microsoft Office Products (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, etc.)
Able to use custom manufacturing software (i.e. Solumina) to maintain quality records, traceability, etc.
Able to work on multiple tasks in a dynamic environment

This position falls under a Federal Explosives License issued by the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) for this location. Candidates hired into this role will be required to complete and submit an Employee Possessor Questionnaire to ATF for approval to be a possessor.




Associated topics: aeroelasticity, aeronautical, aircraft, avionic, f 35, pilot, propulsion, satellite, space craft, waterjet

* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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