Northrop Grumman Engineer Quality 2 in Elkridge, Maryland

Engineer Quality 2

Requisition ID: 18005714

Location(s): United States-Maryland-Elkridge

US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes

Relocation Assistance: No relocation assistance available

Travel: No

At Northrop Grumman, innovation isn’t just an idea - it’s a way of life.

Our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems in air and space that impact people’s lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our work preserves freedom and democracy, and advances human discovery and our understanding of the universe. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have a lot of fun along the way.

Our culture thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work - and we have an insatiable drive to do what others think is impossible. Our employees are not only part of history, they’re making history.

Are you interested in expanding your career while supporting a mission that seeks to ensure the security and freedom of our nation and its allies? If so, then Northrop Grumman may be the place you.

Northrop Grumman Mission Systems (NGMS) is has an opportunity for an experienced Mission Assurance Engineer 2 to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Elkridge, MD.

This position is part of the Factory Quality Team supporting Mission Assurance and Inspection. This position provides quality engineering support for Life Cycle and Sustainment Operations (LCSO) consisting of repairs and production.

Areas of specialization include design, incoming material, production control, product evaluation and reliability, inventory control and/or research and development as they apply to product or process quality.

Roles and responsibilities:

  • Ensures that MA performance and quality conform to established contract and company requirements.

  • Reviews, analyzes and reports on quality discrepancies related to MA level performance, key performance indicator metrics and process metrics.

  • Provides proactive support to identify potential issues and concerns. Investigates problems and develops disposition and corrective actions for recurring discrepancies.

  • Interface and support Operation Program Management and Production Control related to LCSO.

  • Interfaces with MA supplier and subcontractor representatives to ensure requirements are understood and met.

  • Recommends corrective actions, dispositions and modifications.

  • Support internal assessments and audits.

  • Devises and implements methods and procedures for inspecting, testing and evaluating the precision and accuracy of products and production equipment.

  • Provides primary point of contact support Life Cycle Sustainment Organization LCSO Mission Assurance

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering or Technical field

  • 2 years of relevant technical experience

  • Excellent presentation, oral and written communication skills

  • Demonstrated success working individually or as part of a team

  • Demonstrated ability to make informed decisions

  • Experience utilizing Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Access,)

  • Ability to obtain Secret security clearance

  • US Citizenship is required

  • Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with SAP

  • Knowledge of Process Improvement Methodologies (e.g. Lean, Six Sigma)

  • Understanding of ISO9001 and/or AS9100 standards, audit experience

  • Familiar with MA and Space processes and systems

  • Familiar with manufacturing techniques and equipment related LCSO

  • Active Secret Security Clearance

  • Northrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. For our complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please visit www.northropgrumman.com/EEO . U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

Title: Engineer Quality 2

Location: Maryland-Elkridge

Requisition ID: 18005714