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Engineer Quality

Northrop Grumman
Cincinnati, OH 45217
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US CITIZENSHIP REQUIRED FOR THIS POSITION: Yes

RELOCATION ASSISTANCE: Relocation assistance may be available

CLEARANCE TYPE: Top Secret

TRAVEL: Yes, 10% of the Time

**Description**

Join Northrop Grumman on our continued mission to push the boundaries of possible across land, sea, air, space, and cyberspace. Enjoy a culture where your voice is valued and start contributing to our team of passionate professionals providing real-life solutions to our worlds biggest challenges. We take pride in creating purposeful work and allowing our employees to grow and achieve their goals every day by Defining Possible. With our competitive pay and comprehensive benefits, we have the right opportunities to fit your life and launch your career today.

Northrop Grumman is seeking a talented Quality Engineer to join our team in Cincinnati, OH.

The Quality Engineer develops, modifies, applies and maintains quality evaluation and control systems and protocols for processing materials into partially finished or finished materials product, focusing on defect minimization and process improvement.

+ Collaborates with manufacturing engineering and manufacturing functions to ensure quality standards are in place.
+ Assists in the performance of independent quality reviews to ensure compliance with contractual and customer requirements.
+ Designs and analyzes inspection and testing processes, mechanisms and equipment; conducts quality assurance tests; and performs statistical analysis to assess the cost of and determine the responsibility for, products or materials that do not meet required standards and specifications.
+ Audits quality systems for deficiency identification and correction assuring process and product quality. Ensures that corrective measures meet acceptable reliability standards and that documentation is compliant with requirements.
+ May specialize in the areas of design, incoming material, production control, product evaluation and reliability, inventory control and/or research and development as they apply to product or process quality.
+ May be certified in lean and six-sigma quality engineering methodologies.

This role can be filled as a Quality Engineer or a Principal Quality Engineer based on the qualifications below.

**Basic Qualifications**

+ Quality Engineer: Bachelor's degree in a related STEM field and 2+ years of relevant experience (MS Degree + 1+ years)
+ Principal Engineer: Bachelor's degree in a related STEM field and 5+ years of relevant experience (MS Degree + 3+ years; PhD + 1+ years)
+ Ability to obtain Top Secret Clearance
+ Solid written and verbal interpersonal, communication skills
+ Ability to coordinate customer communications across multiple programs
+ Ability to work in cross-functional teams to resolve problems or issues
+ Manufacturing or Quality Assurance Experience
+ Trained and experienced in performing Root Cause Corrective Action
+ Experience working with electrical or mechanical design requirements and specifications
+ Participate in corrective action boards using analytic techniques to identify trends in manufacturing
+ Experience with SAP

**Preferred Qualification:**

+ Experience working with manufacturing and/or integration and test
+ Experience with AS9100/ISO9001 Quality Management
+ Have experience in quality planning
+ Mentor lesser experienced engineers on areas of manufacturing

Salary Range: $68,100.00 - $102,100.00

Employees may be eligible for a discretionary bonus in addition to base pay. Annual bonuses are designed to reward individual contributions as well as allow employees to share in company results. Employees in Vice President or Director positions may be eligible for Long Term Incentives. In addition, Northrop Grumman provides a variety of benefits including health insurance coverage, life and disability insurance, savings plan, Company paid holidays and paid time off (PTO) for vacation and/or personal business.

**The health and safety of our employees and their families is a top priority** . The company encourages employees to remain up-to-date on their COVID-19 vaccinations. U.S. Northrop Grumman employees may be required, in the future, to be vaccinated or have an approved disability/medical or religious accommodation, pursuant to future court decisions and/or government action on the currently stayed federal contractor vaccine mandate under Executive Order 14042 https://www.saferfederalworkforce.gov/contractors/ .

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 http://www.northropgrumman.com/EEO . U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.
Posted: 2022-06-21 Expires: 2022-10-07

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