Orbital ATK Careers

Sr Quality Engineer

Beltsville, MD
Environmental Health Safety & Quality

Job Description

Job ID: JSD20182002-44002

With projected annual revenues of $4.5 billion, approximately 12,500 employees, and operations in about 20 states, Orbital ATK is a company on the move. Our mission is to ensure that our customers accomplish their mission ? whether it’s a technological breakthrough, a satellite launch, or protecting our nation. The company is the world’s leading supplier of solid rocket motors, a leading provider of launch vehicles, satellites and other space systems, and the nation’s largest manufacturer of ammunition.

United in pride and shared goals, Orbital ATK employees come from diverse backgrounds and work together to deliver reliable, innovative and affordable solutions. Work with the best and unleash your potential.

Job Responsibilities

Primary responsibility will be supporting the Orbital ATK Technical Services Division, Beltsville manufacturing facility in the production of Printed Wiring Board Assemblies in compliance with NASA-8739 and J-STD workmanship requirements.

Responsible for the development, implementation, and maintenance of quality policies, and procedures to ensure all space related products and services are delivered to the customer on schedule, at minimum cost, and fully compliant to contractual and statutory requirements. Per product drawings requirements, Quality Engineering inserts mandatory inspection points in build documentation to ensure that key characteristics are adequately verified on products.  Perform data package review to validate the results recorded are within the actual specification limits.  Impose quality flow down requirements on purchased products. 

Candidate must be willing to travel to perform Source Inspection/Witness of Process requirements at vendor facilities. Shall interface with suppliers, manufacturing, engineering, internal and external customers to resolve nonconformance issues. Review bids and proposals and provide advice and support to Program Management, Engineering, and Manufacturing. Interface with all levels of management, employees, customers and suppliers.  Excellent interpersonal skills are required.


Bachelor’s Degree with ten years related experience or equivalent related experience is required.

Knowledge of Word, Excel and Windows

Knowledge of Access is preferred

Basic PC skills

Excellent interpersonal skills

Knowledge of Quality Management Software (preferred)

If you are a dynamic, successful, driven professional, Orbital ATK is the company that will further your experience and career growth. We offer a highly competitive salary, comprehensive benefits including, medical, dental, 401k, tuition reimbursement, and much more.

Orbital ATK is applying entrepreneurial thinking and commercial practices to deliver reliable, innovative and affordable products and services to our customers and grow our core areas while harnessing new technologies that will take our products and your ideas into the future. When encouraged to think beyond the ordinary, you’ll be amazed at what you can do!

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/V/D

Job Type: Full Time
Desired Travel: less than 25%
Years of Experience: +10 Years
Education: Bachelors
Expertise: Engineering
Group: Space