Principal Program Quality Assurance Engineer

Job Description
BAE Systems Hudson, NH is looking for a seasoned Principal Quality Assurance Engineer to support the Space line of business for the Electronic Systems, C4ISR sector. Known as an industry leader for its suite of radiation hardened products, BAE Merrimack leverages decades of expertise to build a robust Space product line. BAE Systems Space products can be found present on almost all of commercial, civil and national security space missions for the past 20 years; including GPS, weather monitoring, satellite TV and radio, exploring the universe; most notably the Mars rovers and missions to protect those who protect us. From semiconductor components to Circuit Card Assemblies to Sub-Systems and Systems, our products are ubiquitous throughout Earth's orbit and beyond.

Typical Education & Experience
Typically a Bachelor's Degree and 6 years work experience or equivalent experience

Required Skills and Education
Bachelor's Degree in a technical discipline
A minimum of 5 years of experience working with high tech electronics in a Quality Engineering or related function, preferably in a Program Quality Engineering capacity.
Outstanding communication skills both with internal and external customers
Demonstrated teamwork and leadership experience
Capacity and motivation for hard work
Attention to detail
Decision maker and Problem solver with the ability to process key/critical issues to resolution and support of the Program Office.

Preferred Skills and Education
Working Knowledge of Electronic, Mechanical and Process Systems for critical applications in Defense and/or Aerospace
Extensive experience in Process Qualifications, Product Process Verification/First
Article Inspection and Root Cause Analysis tools
Ability to manage Material and Failure Review Boards for both internal efforts and reporting to the Customer Base
Strong Customer interface experience for Program Office Support, product sell-off and post-delivery maintenance
Knowledge of Quality Management Systems for AS9100 and experience in the implementation and management of a QMS

About BAE Systems Electronic Systems
BAE Systems Electronic Systems is the global innovator behind game-changing defense and commercial electronics. Exploiting every electron, we push the limits of what is possible, giving our customers the edge and our employees opportunities to change the world. Our products and capabilities can be found everywhere - from the depths of the ocean to the far reaches of space. At our core are more than 14,000 highly talented Electronic Systems employees with the brightest minds in the industry, we make an impact - for our customers and the communities we serve.


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