Quality Assurance Engineer (Aerospace/Defense)

Location: Torrance, CA
Date Posted: 07-27-2018

We are looking for a Quality Assurance Engineer to assure POC's products meet drawing, specifications and contractual requirements. Join the ranks of an exciting fast-growing Southern California high tech company specializing in advanced military defense, homeland security, and energy solutions.
  • Assist the Quality Engineering Manager and other team members oversee the Quality Management System.
  • Verify the accuracy or performance of the product and performs a Failure Analysis Report.
  • Analyze failures, determine cause and initiate corrective action on returned product as well as internal process failures.
  • Troubleshooting inaccuracies or problems and share results and recommendations with team members.
  • Ensures customer's needs are being met per functional specifications.
  • Perform QA tasks to assure developed products meet requirements.
  • Uses inspection equipment and visual inspection aids appropriate for the article being inspected.
  • Assist in supplier audits, surveys and corrective actions.
  • Flow QA clauses to suppliers and validate supplier QA requirements are met.
  • Participate in peer reviews.
  • Participate in program meetings.
  • Review and approve program fabrication, assembly, and test documentations.
  • Witness testing activities.
  • Support the nonconforming material review process.
  • Communicate QA related issues and provide process improvement recommendations to management.
  • 3-5 years’ experience performing Quality Assurance Engineering duties in a mission critical environment.
  • Experience creating Quality, test and inspection plans and documenting results.
  • Experience with hand tools to measure or inspect parts. Knowledge of ISO 001:2000/ AS9100.
  • Experience with testing, failure reporting and analysis.
  • Understand product development life cycle.
  • Understanding in hardware drawings and schematics is a plus.
  • Skills, Tools, and Abilities:
  • Attention to detail and adherence to schedule.
  • Effective communication skills, good problem solving ability, ability to multitask, ability to delegate responsibilities appropriately, and ability to work with a diverse work force.
Education:  Bachelor’s Degree in an Engineering field

  • Employer contributed comprehensive medical, dental, and vision coverage at competitive rates and lower premiums. 
  • Employer contributed 401k savings plan
  • Complimentary Life Insurance 
  • Tuition Reimbursement 
  • 1 week of vacation time upon hire, 15 days paid vacation, 10 paid holidays
  • Company sponsored lunch and learns, team building activities, and onsite yoga classes
  • Excellent work/life balance
Unless otherwise stated in the requirements section of an individual job listing, our positions require U.S.  Citizenship, U.S. Permanent Residency, or other status as a U.S. Person as defined by 8 USC 1324b(a)(3). We are proud to be an EEO/AA employer M/F/D/V. 
The Patriot Group, Inc. (TPGI)
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