Northrop Grumman Inspector 2 - Electronic Component Work Center - NG Space in Dulles, Virginia
Perform in-process and final inspections on circuit card assemblies under magnification in accordance with NASA 8739 or IPC workmanship standards.
Perform inspections on box level assemblies and support environmental testing activities
Generate nonconformance reports for discrepancies discovered during inspection processes.
Perform audits of work areas to ensure compliance with Orbital Sciences Corporations ISO 9001/AS 9100 procedures and Lean Manufacturing Principles.
Perform in-depth reviews of product build documentation to determine if as-built meets as-designed.
Must be able to read engineering documentation and inspect to drawings and parts lists, inspection plans, and supplemental instructions
Minimum 2 years experience in manufacturing or inspection fields of electronic components or assemblies
Able to use Microsoft applications and ability to learn new computer programs/applications easily.
Above average technical writing skills is mandatory.
Previous experience inspecting to either NASA 8739 series or IPC/J-STD-001 for circuit card assemblies, or equivalent
Advanced knowledge of both SMT and through-hole parts and ability to discern acceptability criteria of both part types
Experience programming or operating the Automated Optical Inspection (AOI) equipment
Associates (2 year) degree in engineering discipline or non-technical 4 year degree from accredited institute
Working knowledge of TIPQA and/or Costpoint database applications
Knowledge in how to read schematics and wirelists
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Job Category : Mission and Quality Assurance