BAE Systems Senior Principle Program Quality Engineer in Austin, Texas

Job Description

BAE Systems is looking for an experienced Principal Quality Engineer who would be excited to join a leading top tier global aerospace & defense enterprise as part of the Survivability, Targeting and Sensor Solutions (STS) Quality team and on growing program. Quality Engineer responsible for ensuring a product or service meets the established standards of quality including reliability, usability and performance. This will include supplier support as well as production.

Typical Education & Experience

Typically a Bachelor's Degree and 8 years work experience or equivalent experience

Required Skills and Education

  • Typically a Bachelor's Degree and 8 years work experience or equivalent experience

  • Assure ongoing compliance with quality and industry regulatory requirements (ISO 9001/AS9100)

  • Interpret and implement quality assurance standards

  • Evaluate adequacy of quality assurance standards

  • Able to read and comprehend drawings, specifications and contract requirements.

  • Strong Collaborative skills both within and external to the Quality Function

  • Drive successful completion of Root Cause and Corrective Actions

  • Plan, conduct and monitor testing and inspection of materials and products to ensure finished product quality

  • Investigate customer complaints and non-conformance issues

  • Collect, compile and analyze statistical quality data to track trends and provide early warning and identify areas for improvement in the quality system

  • Prepare concise professional reports to communicate outcomes of quality activities

  • Evaluate audit findings and implement appropriate corrective actions

  • Monitor risk management activities

  • Develop program quality plans

  • Able to resolve challenging problems in a cross functional team environment

  • Ability to effectively teach/communicate quality principles and program requirements to non-quality personnel

  • Self-motivated and able to manage daily priorities with minimal oversight and direction

  • Experience in a relatively high volume manufacturing environment

Preferred Skills and Education

  • Green Belt/Black Belt Certified

  • Experience with AS9100 PPV/FAIs and AS9145/PPAP

  • Experience with a Quality Improvement Program (Zero Defect, Lean Six Sigma, Operational Excellence, etc..)

  • Devise sampling procedures and directions for recording and reporting quality data

  • Perform and Document internal audits and other quality assurance activities

  • Coordinate and support on-site audits conducted by external providers

  • Proficient in working with document management systems (Example: TipQA)

  • Process and assembly instructions development

  • Experience using TipQA or other Quality Database

  • Ability to create and manipulate Pivot tables and analyze data

  • Hands on experience with AS9145/APQP/PPAP execution

  • Secret Clearance

About BAE Systems Electronic Systems

BAE Systems is a premier global defense and security company with approximately 90,000 employees delivering a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support and services.

The Electronic Systems (ES) sector spans the commercial and defense electronics markets with a broad portfolio of mission-critical electronic systems, including flight and engine controls; electronic warfare and night vision systems; surveillance and reconnaissance sensors; secure networked communications equipment; geospatial imagery intelligence products and systems; mission management; and power-and energy-management systems. Headquartered in Nashua, New Hampshire, ES employs approximately 13,000 people globally, with engineering and manufacturing functions primarily in the United States, United Kingdom, and Israel. Equal Opportunity Employer/Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Gender Expression

Senior Principle Program Quality Engineer


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