Program Quality Assurance Engineer - Relocate to Danbury, CT (Alpharetta,GA)
Company: Collins Aerospace
Posted on: July 13, 2019
United States of America
HCT08: ISR Corporate - Danbury 100 Wooster Heights Rd, Danbury, CT,
We at Mission Systems, a division of Collins Aerospace, are world
leaders in high reliability, space based, electro-optical systems,
providing intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance
capabilities that are critical to our nation's security. We have a
fantastic opportunity for a PROGRAM QUALITY ASSURANCE ENGINEER in
our Danbury, CT facility.
This position reports directly to the Quality Engineering Manager.
As Quality Assurance Engineer, you will be responsible to develop
and execute the Program Plan and lead quality improvement
activities in targeted areas of the organization in support of the
business plan. You will provide quality assurance support to
internal and external customers, suppliers and Collins SBU
partners. In addition, you will execute the Quality Assurance
strategy of the organization to ensure continuous production of
products consistent with customer requirements, government
regulations and established industry standards.
- Lead and manage Quality Assurance requirements - including all
contractual flow-downs on contractual products in support of
manufacturing, procurement, test, and customer returns areas.
- Review and approval of all drawings, specifications, and
manufacturing operation documents to understand and translate
engineering and system-level functional requirements into
inspection requirements for inspectors.
- Participate in all aspects of product development and be the
primary customer interface with respect to managing all required
source inspections and audits. Serves as customer advocate during
the internal decision making process and primary interface with
DCMA and customer quality representatives.
- Monitor compliance to contractual requirements and documented
procedures and assure compliance of deliverable end items. Report
regularly on progress and recommend recovery/mitigation plans to
both quality and program management.
- Facilitate Material Review Board (MRB) functions and
disposition of all non-conformances as the chair of the MRB team,
including dimensional, performance, cosmetic, and workmanship
- Apply SPC as necessary to analyze product & process performance
to recommend and implement improvements in targeted areas of the
organization. Continuously evaluate program process capability,
control plans, analysis of out-of-control conditions and audits
with the objective of improving process performance and
- Working knowledge & experience with:
- NASA 8739 & J-STD-001 w/ Space Addendum
- MIL-PRF13830 & ISO 10110
- Geometric Dimensioning & Tolerancing
- AS 9100, AS9102 & ISO 9001 in addition to other
industry-specific standards and regulations.
- Experience supporting optical, mechanical and electrical
products in a manufacturing environment.
- Experience with metrology equipment (CMM, autocollimators,
interferometers, measure scopes, etc.).
- Experience in preparing Inspection and Manufacturing Operation
- Analytical Problem Solving - Understands problem solving
methods - i.e. 8D, root cause analysis, Fishbone, Sologic, 5 Why,
etc. - and the associated statistical tools used to analyze
- Well versed in Cost of Quality and specifically the Cost of
Non-Conformance. Uses Cost of Quality metrics and trends to
identify opportunities for improvement and waste reduction. Ability
to solve problems of typical scope and complexity.
- ASQ Certification is preferred (CQE).
- Six sigma experience or LEAN, knowledge of Lean Product
Development (LPD) and Continuous Improvement (CI) is preferred
- Excellent communication skills and forward planning skills
- MS Office proficiency, SAP experience, and statistical analysis
- Customer focus and satisfaction
Must be a US citizen and must either hold a current US DoD
clearance or must be able to obtain and maintain a clearance
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religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national
origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally
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