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Process Improvement Quality Engineer Supplier
San Diego, CA
General Atomics Aeronautical SystemsTitle:
Process Improvement Quality Engineer - SupplierJob Category:
Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time SalaryJob Summary:
General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Inc. (GA-ASI) an affiliate of General Atomics is a world leader in proven reliable remotely piloted aircraft and tactical reconnaissance radars as well as advanced high-resolution surveillance systems.
We recognize and appreciate the value and contributions of individuals with diverse backgrounds and experiences and welcome all qualified individuals to apply.
Develops modifies coordinates and documents the implementation evaluation and maintenance of quality assurance programs and systems on one or more mid-size projects. Provides advice and guidance in interpreting and adapting quality standards and government regulations. Collaborates with engineering manufacturing and program management to ensure quality standards are in place. Works on problems of diverse scope where analysis of data requires a review of identifiable factors.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
+ Analyzes design reliability and quality to recommend process changes and enhancements.
+ Creates or recommends design dimensional or manufacturing process changes to improve products and reduce costs.
+ Devises and implements methods and procedures for inspecting testing and evaluating the precision and accuracy of products and production equipment. Participates in functional testing and/or inspection of equipment and systems.
+ Audits quality systems for deficiency identification and correction. Implements solutions to complex problems occurring internally and at supplier/vendor facilities.
+ Prepares statistical analysis reports specifications and other technical documents.
+ Leads cross functional teams in improvement initiatives generates project plans milestone schedules risks and status reporting
+ Interprets and adapts quality standards and government regulations.
+ Provides limited project direction to other staff members.
+ May perform incoming material/part inspection. May generate nonconformance material rejections and corrective action reports as well as communicating final acceptance test reports with customers. May also generate and maintain files of all quality and as-built information for each product.
+ Responsible for observing all laws regulations and other applicable obligations wherever and whenever business is conducted on behalf of the Company. Expected to work in a safe manner in accordance with established operating procedures and practices.
+ Other duties as assigned.Job Qualifications:
+ Typically requires a bachelor’s in engineering or related discipline and five or more years of related experience with a bachelor’s degree or three or more years with a master’s degree. May substitute equivalent experience in lieu of education. Must be able to apply a sound understanding of inspection methods and have good knowledge of computer operations and applications.
+ Must be a strong team leader who works effectively with others have excellent communication skills (written and verbal) and have strong technical skills.
+ Possess strong supplier problem resolution methodology and experience in supplier process improvement team building.
+ Sound understanding of AS9100/ISO9001 QMS standards.
+ Knowledge of Microsoft Word Excel and PowerPoint required.
+ Must have the analytical ability required to develop creative solutions to routine and non-routine quality issues and the skills required to present those solutions to internal and external contacts.
+ Must be detail-oriented to accurately prepare statistical reports and technical documents in support of company objectives.
+ Must have good leadership skills to direct staff members and ensure project costs and schedules are maintained.
+ Able to work extended hours as required.
+ Experience in Aerospace and/or Defense industries and global supply chain strategies
+ Experience with quality manufacturing process and improvement methods including JIT Lean Kaizen and Six Sigma
+ The ability to read and interpret complex engineering drawings and specifications is desirable
+ Experience with Software Quality spares FRACAS and Engineering change management in the field
+ Familiarity with SAP Windchill Sharepoint business systemsTravel Percentage Required:
0% - 25%Clearance Required?
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