Quality Engineer II

    • Austin, TX

Job Description
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.

BAE Systems is looking for a Quality Engineer for their Austin, Texas facility. The Quality Engineer role will be r esponsible for the implementation, maintenance, and validation of the Quality Management System (QMS) in the Business Area site to assure company and contractual quality requirements are satisfied. Responsibilities of the Quality Engineering include:

  • Appling statistical techniques, trend analysis and continuous improvement tools on product, process and program performance to provide early warning indicators for the initiation of preventative or corrective actions.
  • Initiating, facilitating, managing, and validating the effectiveness of root cause analysis, corrective, and preventative actions utilizing analytical capabilities and communications skills.
  • Reviewing and analyzing project and customer requirements, and assisting project teams in tailoring and using company procedures, methods, templates and tools.
  • Establishing verification and validation processes for the inspection and acceptance of hardware, software, and data deliverables.
  • Supporting project risk and opportunities process.
  • Supporting project tailoring, project plan/documentation development, and other activities to establish the project's execution processes.
  • Supporting the creation and execution of an effective ISO 9001 internal audit strategy to verify the conformance of processes in accordance with the QMS.
  • Supporting the maintenance and upkeep of all requisite ISO records, and revision of approved quality plans and procedures to meet changing requirements.
  • Supporting the coordination and execution of monthly Corrective Action Boards (CABs) and Management Reviews.
  • Creating presentation materials for upper management including reports to Customers and Government representatives.

Please note that pursuant to a government contract, this specific position requires US citizenship.

Required Skills and Education
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently and in dynamic, cross-functional teams.
  • Experience working, interfacing and interrelating with diverse personnel, both operational and technical.
  • Must exhibit initiative and leadership skills necessary to obtain results through collaboration with other functions.
  • Strong and demonstrated communication skills (written, verbal, visual, electronic, oral) and interpersonal skills (listening, group facilitation).
  • Root Cause and Corrective Action Methodology.
  • Data Collection and Analysis.
  • Knowledge of Statistical Process Control (SPC).
  • Proficiency with MS Office products including Word, PowerPoint, & Excel.
Preferred Skills and Education
  • Experience in ISO 9001 / AS9100 / AS9102
  • Experience in AS9145 / APQP
  • Knowledge in Lean Manufacturing Environment
  • ASQ Certified Quality Engineer Course and Certification
  • Lean Six Sigma Green Belt and Experience
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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