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Manufacturing and Quality Engineering Lead in El Segundo, CA at ManTech

Date Posted: 3/13/2018

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Job Description


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Programs & Operations

General Responsibilities:
• Responsible for reporting assessment and evaluation results to senior program managers and customer representatives, and
• Leads and manages a multi-disciplined team consisting of multiple Contractors and team interfaces.
• Responsible for daily tasks and oversight of Manufacturing and Quality (M&Q) team.
• Works with launch system provider to schedule and track audits to be performed during certification activities.
• Monitors and reviews tasks and products being produced by M&Q team, which include but not limited to: data tables, audit checklists, ChERB presentations, and reports status to the customer.
• Reviews completed team products for completeness and acceptance. Develops high level template for ChERB presentations.
• Compiles and presents weekly status charts of team to AF leadership. Oversees the team&s completion of audits and audit checklists in preparation for ERBs/design reviews and ChERBS.
• Interface with a multi-disciplined team consisting of multiple Contractors and team members
• Work with launch vehicle provider to schedule and track manufacturing and quality audits to be performed during rocket certification activities
• Develop products such data tables, audit checklists, presentations, and reports status to the customer. Reviews completed team products for completeness and acceptance.
• Interface with customer, design engineers, project manager, and production personnel.
• Participate in Engineering Review Boards and apply knowledge of product design, fabrication, assembly, tooling, and materials.
• Examine product design and its implementation to manufacturing processes assessing/evaluating the manufacturing baseline for qualification, capability, process control and maturity.
• Assess documentation for proper configuration management and change control.
• Assess/ evaluate conformance to standards, specifications, drawings, procedures, work instructions, other contractual requirements and the trace-ability to the functional and physical characteristics of configuration items.
• Generate audit checklists and conduct production floor audits to verify documented processes are being followed.
• Review process changes to determine impact to process stability.
• Assess facilities manufacturing capacity, production readiness, and vendor/supplier control requirements.

Mandatory Skill:
• Bachelor&s Degree in science, engineering, 12 years minimum experience involving manufacture of complex products; application of manufacturing principles and methods including: product design, process design, producibility, process qualifications/validation, product design requirements flow down to manufacturing process requirements/documentation, product and process controls, measurement and test, product/process audits, statistical applications, configuration management, and lean manufacturing.
• Strong work ethic, flexibility, and attention to detail
• Detailed knowledge and use of Microsoft office products, including word and PowerPoint and PC usage.
• Strong communication and auditing skills, team participator, including resolving conflict
• Experience with space-qualified parts fabrication and assembly
• Experience with manufacturing-based ERP systems
• Applicants must be U.S. persons as defined by the ITAR (22 CFR §120.15)
• Experience with Rocket propulsion systems and subsystems (engines, tanks, pumps, etc) manufacturing and test.

Other Skills Preferred:
• A strong background in launch or satellite systems manufacturing is highly desired.
• Master's Degree desirable
• Analytical and Critical thinking skills
• Oral and written communication skills
• Organizational skills
• Ability to handle stress and work well under pressure
• Multi-tasking ability

Job Requirements

Requires Bachelor's degree or equivalent, and seven to nine years of related experience.