• Quality Assurance Engineer

    Job Location US-MA-Braintree
    Posted Date 2 months ago(2/13/2018 9:57 PM)
    # of Openings Remaining
  • Overview

    Ultra Electronics Ocean Systems is an engineering and manufacturing company that is actively involved in a diverse range of sensor processing development projects. We design, integrate and test a wide range of systems providing innovative capabilities for our customers. The designs are highly configurable and use leading-edge hardware and software to achieve versatile products for maximum flexibility and reuse. We specialize in high speed data processing and digital signal processing for high end military sensor systems including imaging, Electronic Warfare, radar and sonar processors.


    We believe in strong team dynamics, job satisfaction, and a work environment where each member is valued and successful. Creativity and personal initiative are components for success in Ultra Electronics. We are constantly on the lookout for top talent to add to our professional cadre.


    We offer a great compensation and benefits package which is market competitive.


    This position requires an individual ready to assume responsibilities for a lead quality engineering position. Assigned responsibilities will encompass all aspects of program QA support and associated tasks as assigned by management. Position requires hands on interaction with factory production personnel. The person will establish product quality metrics and be able to direct the successful completion of program quality assignments including reviewing products and processes for compliance to contract requirements and review of work practices for effectiveness. The candidate should be a dependable individual who presents accurate data. He or she will interact with product development and test personnel through both written and verbal communication. The right candidate is collaborative, flexible, has a positive outlook and is an experienced Quality Assurance Engineer who will meet commitments.


    Primary Responsibilities:

    • Must have strong oral and written communication and interpersonal skills
    • Experience working with defense contractors
    • MRB -lead and coordinate activities on discrepant materials.
    • Responsible for metrics on Quality data collection and analysis
    • Working knowledge of ISO 9001:2015 QMS
    • Ability to perform internal audits
    • CAPA/FRACA – nonconforming material Root Cause & Corrective Action (8D)
    • Ability to write procedures
    • Support special projects as required
    • Fluent in MS office, knowledge of Database software a plus (Access)
    • Ability to travel as needed
    • Must be able to communicate with suppliers & customer in a profession manner
    • Ability to work independently and in cross-functional teams


    • IPC 610 & IPC 620 certification a plus

    • Familiarity with MicroVu Inspection Equipment a plus

    • Experience interacting with DCMA a plus

    • Oracle – AGILE quality module

    • Knowledgeable in GD&T

    • Experience with Receiving Inspection activities including developing inspection criteria based drawings and technical specifications

    • B.S. in technical field or equivalent, 3-5 years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

    • Must currently have, or be able to obtain, a DOD issued Secret security clearance

    • Experience in a manufacturing production operation

    • Strong interpersonal skills, written and verbal communication skills and the ability to work in teams with members from various disciplines.

    • Candidates with ability to lead ISO9001 compliance, Internal Auditing, Nonconforming Material Corrective Actions and Root Cause Analysis are strongly encouraged to apply.

    • Candidates with hands-on experience with receiving inspection activities /coordination and production floor quality support tasks are strongly encouraged to apply.

    • US citizen and ability to obtain and maintain US Secret Level Security Clearance


    • Compensation : Commensurate with background
    • Some travel may be required
    • Principals only. Recruiters please don't contact this job poster.


    All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without discrimination in regards to race, color, religion, gender identity, national origin, ethnicity, age, maritalstatus, pregnancy, sex, sexual orientation, veteran status, genetic information, physical or mental disability , and/or any other basis protected by law.


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