L3 Technologies is a prime contractor in Command, Control, Communications, Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (C 3 ISR) systems market and a leading provider of a broad range of electronic systems used on both military and commercial platforms. Our customers include the U.S. Department of Defense and its prime contractors, U.S. Government intelligence agencies, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, allied foreign governments, domestic and foreign commercial customers and select other U.S. federal, state and local government agencies.
Organized into 3 segments Electronic Systems, Communications Systems and Intelligence Surveillance and Reconnaissance (ISR) Systems L3 Technologies employs over 31,000 people worldwide with reported 2017 sales of $9.5 billion.
L3 MariPro specializes in providing undersea sensor networks, and spread spectrum through water communication solutions. We are a system concept-through-operations company with extensive experience in responding to demanding customer requirements. L3 MariPro offers employees a rewarding environment where you have the opportunity to make a significant impact on our business.
We are searching for a dynamic Senior Quality Engineer to join our team in Goleta, CA.
The Senior Quality Engineer position provides quality assurance monitoring during system design, material procurement, parts and system fabrication, integration, testing and installation at customer's designated locations. The position requires a hands-on problem solver with the ability to work both as an independent auditor performing source inspection and surveys at vendor locations and within a team of self-motivated employees.
Provide technical support of quality assurance, engineering, manufacturing, and test efforts
Provide input to and participates in Configuration Control Board (CCB) and Material Review Board (MRB) activities
Contribute to design and project reviews internally and with customers
Assist with internal and external audits to ensure compliance with in-house processes/procedures and regulatory standards
Coordinates and actively participate in outside inspection, analysis and other tests (i.e., hydrophone acoustic testing, component failure analysis, and factory/site acceptance testing (FAT/SAT)
Provide training for receiving and in-process inspection personnel
Generate Quality Program Plans and Quality Assurance Procedures
Develop Pricing and Delivery Cost Estimates, Department ETCs and EACs
Conduct other duties as assigned
5-10 years of experience in inspection/quality engineering in an aerospace or equivalent type of manufacturing environment.
Sampling Procedures, and familiar with SPC, TQM Lean Six Sigma quality engineering methodologies
Working knowledge of incoming and in-process inspection techniques; ability to read and understand engineering drawings; specifications; hands-on support for mechanical, electrical and optical inspections.
Fluent use of PC based programs such as MS Office, MRP systems, AutoCAD and/or SolidWorks.
Must possess excellent verbal and written communication skills in order to convey information to inspection, engineering, management staff, suppliers, subcontractors, customers, and auditors.
Strong background in ISO9001/AS9100D, Quality Management Systems
Familiar with ANSI Z540 calibration requirements, ANSI Z1.
Bachelor's degree in Mechanical, Industrial or Electrical Engineering or related field.
Work Authorization/Security Clearance
Active Security Clearance Required
This job operates in a professional office environment. This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones, photocopiers, filing cabinets and fax machines.
Occasional exposure to ship elements such as odor, noise, dust, heat, cold or chemicals.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.
Occasionally required to sit; climb or balance; and stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 10 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds.
Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.
Expected Hours of Work
Must be available during the "core" work hours.
25% domestic and internal travel is required
This position is contingent upon MariPro receiving an award for a Undersea Cable program (the "Program"), which is currently in source selection review. MariPro anticipates that an award decision will be made in Q1 2019. MariPro plans to conduct interviews and make a contingent offer under this requisition prior to award and then proceed with onboarding of the successful candidate upon award to MariPro for the Program. In the event MariPro does not receive an award for the Program, this requisition will be cancelled and any contingent offers issued thereunder will be withdrawn.
At L3 MariPro we offer a competitive salary along with a generous benefits package including medical/dental/vision/life insurance, a 9/80 workweek, and paid time off
Equal Opportunity Employer minorities / females / veterans / individuals with disabilities / sexual orientation / gender identity.