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Quality Engineer

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Job Code/Title :
E1582:QA Engineer
Job Description :
Quality Engineer supporting the Orion Manned Space Flight program at Kennedy Space Center, Neil Armstrong Building. It's a fast paced manufacturing and Assembly, Test & Launch Operations environment. The candidate will work with the experienced Quality Engineering team to develop, modify, apply and maintain quality evaluation and control systems and protocols for processing materials into partially finished or finished material products. Collaborates with engineering and manufacturing functions to ensure quality standards are in place. Devises and implements methods and procedures for inspecting, testing and evaluating the precision and accuracy of products and production equipment. 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. 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.

Basic Qualifications
Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college in technical discipline (e.g., engineering field) or equivalent discipline (e.g., math, physics, chemistry, etc.) with 2 years of professional experience. Strong verbal and written communication skills. Strong interpersonal skills. Ability to multi-task, be thorough and detail oriented, with strong job closure and analytical skills.

Desired skills
NASA customer experience, spacecraft experience. Experience in Design/Test Readiness/Manufacturing Readiness Reviews. Knowledge of Quality Systems and Processes. Experience with SAP operating systems. May be certified in lean, six-sigma quality engineering methodologies and root cause corrective action training/certification. ASQE certified.

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Job Location(s): Kennedy Space Center Florida
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Public Trust
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Job Class :
QA/Test and Inspection
Job Category :
Experienced Professional
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Kennedy Space Center
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Work Schedule :
9x80A-9,9,9,9,8 hrs/d in wk1, /9,9,9,9,off in wk2
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Additional Posting Locations :
Kennedy Space Center