Program Quality Engineer

Job Description
The Principal Product Quality Engineer will contribute to program performance, verification of product/process conformance and customer satisfaction by providing technical expertise and leadership for executing product assurance engineering activities throughout the project lifecycle. Planning, documenting and implementing the Quality Assurance function includes; applying statistical techniques and continuous improvement tools on process, product, and program performance data; supporting source selection and monitoring of critical subcontractors and suppliers; establishing a verification and validation process for the inspection and acceptance of hardware, software, and data deliverables; facilitating project risk and opportunities process; initiating, facilitating, managing, and validating the effectiveness of root cause analysis, corrective, and preventative actions; and support project tailoring, project plan/documentation development, and other activities to establish the project's execution processes.

Responsible for the implementation, maintenance, and validation of the Quality Management System in the Business Area site to assure company and contractual quality requirements are satisfied. Creates and executes an effective internal audit strategy to verify the conformance of processes in accordance with the Quality Management System. Responsible for the coordination and execution of monthly Corrective Action Boards (CABs) and Management Reviews. Effective use of metrics and measures, analyzing and reporting program performance information through trend analysis and other tools to provide early warning indicators for the initiation of preventative or corrective actions. Responsible to create presentation materials for upper management including reports to Customers and Government representatives.

Typical Education & Experience

Required Skills and Education

  • ISO 9001/AS9100 Lead Auditor Certification or ISO 9001/AS9100 Internal Auditing Course preferred
  • AS9145 knowledge
Preferred Skills and Education
  • Green Belt Certified
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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