Mission Assurance Engineer

    Northrop Grumman
    Melbourne, FL
    Full-time, Part-time

    Job Description

    At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems in air and space that impact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our work preserves freedom and democracy, and advances human discovery and our understanding of the universe. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have a lot of 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 Aeronautics Systems has an opening for an Engineering Assurance (EA)/Quality Engineer to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Melbourne, FL.

    You will furnish quality first technical support, independent of Engineering, through early intervention and understanding of design requirements. This role will support various Integrated Product Teams (IPT), to include System Test, through integration and involvement at the lowest to highest levels. Confirm Program and IPT objectives are being met through understanding task performance that is validated by the team lead. It will require analyzing data, executing review processes, inspecting, testing and evaluating product, to include Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing (GD&T) requirements.

    These function will be executed through review of Supplier Data Requirements Lists (SDRL), Acceptance Test Procedures (ATP)Qualification Test Procedures (QTP), Supplier Statement of Work (SSOW), Program Specifications (PSPEC), etc. for compliance to requirements. You will further execute engagement skills required to support Supplier Management Teams, Sub Contract Administrators, Supplier Quality, Quality Field Engineers, Responsible Engineers (RE), Test Engineers, Safety Engineers, Materials and Process Engineers, and Reliability Engineers to verify compliance to quality standards and contractual requirements as they pertain to the equipment being procured. Attend gateway events such as Technical Interchange Meeting (TIM), Integrated Review Board (IRB), Test Readiness Review (TRR), Critical Design Review (CDR), etc. on an as required basis. Participate in audits to identify quality related deficiencies, evaluate non-conformances, and negative performance trends and failures; assist in root cause and corrective actions necessary to prevent a future reoccurrence. Produce Daily /weekly metrics and information for the team analysis and decision point development. This will require organizational skills to manage multiple tasks and to work closely with the IPT teams and design group(s). Strong computer skills are needed with a high level of proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite.


    Qualifications :

    Basic Qualifications:
    • Bachelor Degree in Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) with 2 years of experience in Quality OR a Master's Degree in Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) with 0 years of experience in Quality Assurance or related field
    • This position requires the ability to obtain a DoD secret clearance
    Preferred Qualifications:
    • Strong Organizational and Leadership Skills
    • Experience with Supplier Engagement
    • Experience with Root Cause/Corrective Action
    • Experience with Material Review Board
    • Active DoD Secret or Top Secret level clearance
    Northrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. For our complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please visit www.northropgrumman.com/EEO. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

    Posting ID: 556639089Posted: 2020-05-21