Northrop Grumman QUALITY ASSURANCE LEAD in Elkridge, Maryland


Requisition ID: 18004118

Location(s): United States-Maryland-Elkridge

US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes

Relocation Assistance: No relocation assistance available

Travel: No

Northrop Grumman Mission Systems is seeking a talented Quality Assurance Lead to join our team in Elkridge, MD.


  • Determine overall product compliance to requirements by performing process/product evaluations via process monitoring and/or auditing for capability and control.

  • Perform all process/product inspections of purchased/manufactured components/assemblies for development and production programs.

  • Perform in a multi-disciplined IPT (team environment).

  • Determine priorities and offer solutions to diversified requirements.

  • Perform as a Quality Process Control Aide in an ISO-9000 process-oriented organization.

Basic Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent GED and 6 years of relevant experience (or Associate's Degree and 3 years of relevant experience).

  • Ability to function in interdisciplinary teams as demonstrated in written and/or interview screenings.

  • 3-5 years prior industrial experience in a Technology environment involving microelectronic, aerospace electronic fabrication and assembly.

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office products (i.e. Word, Excel, and PowerPoint), measuring devices (i.e. calipers, micrometers, pin gauge, etc.).

  • Knowledge of the Manufacturing process (electronic & mechanical products.)

  • Must attend Company sponsored and outside training courses in order to maintain technical expertise.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • ASQ certification (CQI )

  • Candidate should possess excellent communicational skills.

  • Training or experience in corrective action, auditing, and problem solving are preferred. Disposition non-conforming materials and prepare status reports.

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 . U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.


Location: Maryland-Elkridge

Requisition ID: 18004118