Sr. QA Engineer
Chatsworth, CA 91311
Reports to the Supervisor of Quality Engineering and is self-motivated to follow through on assignments with limited supervision. Responsible for planning, implementation, and administration of complex Quality Programs to assure that a system is in place to meet or exceed contractual quality requirements.
Provides for program compliance with internal and external requirements within:
1. Project Engineering:
Provides varied technical support including engineering concepts, statistical methods, and Quality Technology. Provides personal contact with internal and external personnel from technical disciplines.
2. Inspection Planning:
Provides inspection plans for receiving inspection, manufacturing operations, assembly & test processes, and final inspection.
3. Quality Planning: Provides planning, development, implementation, and administration of cost effective and complex Quality Programs.
4. Contract Compliance: Assures compliance with contractual issues for complex programs relative to quality, including coordination of customer, government, regulatory agency audits, and flow-down of contract requirements to suppliers and appropriate client disciplines.
5. Program Support: Provides technical assistance to internal and external technical disciplines in the resolution of fabrication, and field related problems.
6. Failure Analysis & Corrective Action: Conducts complex Failure analysis by utilizing his organizational, technical knowledge, analytical and communication skills to find the root cause and implement closed loop corrective solving.
Preferred: GMIPs support; Fluency with Tip Technologies’ TipQA application or equivalent; Quality Audit; Electronics and Electromechanical design for spaceflight; GIDEP assessment and response; Supplier Quality Management.