Northrop Grumman Quality Analyst (Material Review Board) 2 in Palmdale, California

At Northrop Grumman, 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.

Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems (NGAS) is looking for a Quality Analyst 2 located in Palmdale, CA facility.

The responsibilities/duties:

  • Knowledge of Nonconforming Material (NCM) control system and governing procedures and documentation.

  • Knowledge of manufacturing processes as defined in process specifications.

  • Knowledge of and ability to concur on engineering dispositions of nonconforming material.

  • Provides written direction for inspection/acceptance or test of product after completion of disposition instructions.

  • Concurs with technical justification for use-as-is dispositions.

  • Routes dispositions to Customer for concurrence, as required.

  • Manages the control of nonconforming material (bonding/releasing).

  • Ensures coordination of material review actions among performers.

  • When contractually required, obtains customer concurrence of proposed

  • E&GPD and Global Mission Excellence MRB members.

  • Ensures retention and retrieval of MRB records.

  • Initiates corrective actions in accordance with sector procedure. Implement Root Cause Analysis and Corrective Actions, or per applicable division, site or program specific procedure, as required.

  • Provides guidance to Inspection, Preliminary Review and Liaison Engineering. Mentors personnel in the process and recommends MRB membership when applicable.

  • Process and adhere to International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITARs) related to the export of nonconformance documentation. Attain and maintain current ITAR certification.

  • Maintains physical inventory of nonconforming product in a bonded setting. Responsible for accurate nonconformance documentation review and approval meeting customer and sector requirements.

  • Collects and reviews product defect data contained on nonconformance forms, summarizes defect data, and publishes trend charts and/or management reports indicating defect rate trends and corrective action status and effectiveness

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree and3 years of Nonconforming Material (NCM) control system and governing procedures and documentation.

  • Knowledge of Material Review Board

Preferred Qualifications:

Root Cause Analysis and Corrective Actions

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