Northrop Grumman Quality Engineer in Redondo Beach, California
Climb to new heights on your journey when you start Defining Possible with Northrop Grumman. Enjoy a purposeful career in aeronautics that is crucial to the way we connect and protect our world across land, sea, and air. Bring your experience and take advantage of this opportunity to discover how you can start to push past possible and achieve your goals today. Enjoy a diverse, collaborative environment with professionals across the nation ready to help launch your career.
Northrop Grumman Aeronautics Systems has an opening for a Quality Engineer to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Redondo Beach, CA.
The selected candidate works directly on the F-35 program with the Program Quality Manager to mitigate high quality impact issues with the customer and executive leadership. Manages and facilitates deliverables to the program relative to program requirements such as Preventive Corrective Action Boards, defect deep dives, and action items relative to customer requests. Additionally will assist with supplier disclosures, mitigation of escapes to customers, high impact Root Cause Corrective Actions, Key Characteristic management, Interchangeable and Replaceable feature management, and process improvements for the program.
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; and performs statistical analysis to assess the cost of and determine the responsibility for, products or materials that do not meet required standards and specifications. Audits quality systems for deficiency identification and correction. Ensures that corrective measures meet acceptable reliability standards and that documentation is compliant with requirements. May specialize in the areas of design, incoming material, production control, product evaluation and reliability, inventory control and/or research and development as they apply to product or process quality. May be certified in lean and six-sigma quality engineering methodologies.
Job Category : Engineering