• Senior Quality Engineer

    Posted Date 3 months ago(12/10/2018 10:04 AM)
    Job Location
    Required Clearance
    Secret, obtainable within reasonable time based on requirements
    Employment Type
    Full Time
    Hiring Company
    Composite Solutions
  • Basic Qualifications

    Bachelor's degree in Engineering, a related specialized area or field is required (or equivalent experience) plus a minimum of 2 years of relevant experience; or Master's degree.


    Candidates must be able to obtain a U.S. Department of Defense SECRET security clearance within a reasonable amount of time from date of hire. Applicants selected will be subject to a U.S. Government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. Due to the nature of work performed within our facilities, U.S. citizenship is required.


    Successful completion of a background check and drug screen is required.



    Responsibilities for this Position

    General Dynamics Mission Systems has an immediate opening for a Senior Quality Engineer.  This position provides an opportunity to further advance the cutting-edge technology that supports some of our nation’s core defense/intelligence services and systems.  General Dynamics Mission Systems employees work closely with esteemed customers to develop solutions that allow them to carry out high-stakes national security missions.



    Designs, implements, and maintains quality assurance protocols and methods for processing materials into partially finished or finished products
    Designs methods and procedures for inspecting, testing, and evaluating the precision and accuracy of production processes, production equipment and finished products
    Performs analysis of reports and production data to identify trends and recommend updates or changes to quality standards and procedures when necessary
    Reviews Documents/Drawings/Instructions for conformance to requirements
    Compares defects against standards and recommends dispositions, and verifies implementation of rework
    Collects, organizes and analyzes project data, generates and/or reviews metrics
    Performs audits, assigns corrective action, and verifies implementation
    Participates in project reviews and meetings including technical design reviews, technical peer reviews
    Verifies compliance to defined requirements
    Witnesses and or monitors test activities
    Receives instructions from immediate supervisor
    Contact with multiple work groups
    Works under general supervision
    Interfaces with various engineering disciplines, manufacturing, program management, and other quality personnel
    Some contact with project leaders and other professionals within the Engineering, Manufacturing, and Quality departments
    Works as an individual technical contributor on one or multiple project
    Participates as an active member of the project team
    Interfaces with customer representatives
    Provides resolution to problems of moderate scope
    Travel may be required
    Security clearance may be required

    Considerable knowledge of engineering (i.e., software, electrical, systems, etc) methodologies, tools, and standards
    Considerable knowledge of ISO 9001:2008, AS9100 D, ANSI, EIA, etc.
    Considerable knowledge of Microsoft Office applications
    Considerable written and verbal communications skills
    Ability to think creatively
    Ability to multi-task
    Considerable skill in communicating issues, impacts, and corrective actions
    Considerable ability to clearly recognize and report relevant to sound quality engineering practices
    Considerable knowledge of interpretation of drawings
    Considerable skill in reviewing documents/drawings/instructions for conformance to requirements techniques
    Considerable skill in reporting quality activities, findings, and issues both in writing and verbally
    Considerable interpersonal skills
    Considerable knowledge of use of relevant inspection/measurement tools and techniques
    Considerable computer skills, both desktop software and required factory or engineering tools

    Company Overview

    General Dynamics Mission Systems (GDMS) engineers a diverse portfolio of high technology solutions, products and services that enable customers to successfully execute missions across all domains of operation.  With a global team of 13,000+ top professionals, we partner with the best in industry to expand the bounds of innovation in the defense and scientific arenas.  Given the nature of our work and who we are, we value trust, honesty, alignment and transparency.  We offer highly competitive benefits and pride ourselves in being a great place to work with a shared sense of purpose.  You will also enjoy a flexible work environment where contributions are recognized and rewarded.  If who we are and what we do resonates with you, we invite you to join our high performance team!


    General Dynamics is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer that is committed to hiring a diverse and talented workforce.  EOE/Disability/Veteran


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