Orbital ATK Careers

Sr. Supplier Quality Assurance Materials Engineer

Chandler, AZ
Engineering and Sciences

Job Description

Job ID: MO20182404-45262

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. 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.

Orbital ATK is seekiong a Quality Assurance Materials Engineer at or Chandler , Az  location.                                                                

Job Description:

Senior Quality Engineering position with experience in aerospace, military and/or commercial-based quality systems with emphases on composites structures and processing.  Able to develop, evaluate and improve quality assurance processes compliant to aerospace industry standards and expectations.  Articulate in the presentation of aerospace hardware and systems problems to technical professionals to initiate resolutions.  Knowledge of discrepant material procedures (i.e., nonconformance reporting) Material Review Board (MRB), and corrective action is highly desirable.  This position works independently as well as part of a team.  Must be able to read engineering documentation and inspect to drawings, parts lists, inspection plans, and supplemental instructions. Candidate should be fluent in use of Microsoft applications and ability to learn new computer programs/applications.  Ideal candidate with a working knowledge of TipQA and Costpoint applications is desirable.

Required Qualifications: Candidate will have recent work experience in quality management systems (e.g. AS9100, ISO9001, etc.) and other related standards.  Must possess excellent written and oral communications, along with interpersonal skills that aid in achieving both primary and multi-departmental goals.  Candidate musts have a work history of overall quality experience with four (4) or more continuous years with demonstrate knowledge of composite manufacturing and testing.  Hands-on knowledge of inspection methods and techniques, the ability to work effectively with inspectors; both in-house and at Supplier locations.  The candidate must have proven skills in developing and deploying continuous improvement initiatives to support product assurance quality base performance goals. The ideal candidate will be required to work closely with engineering and procurement professionals in the product assurance process to ensure the highest quality of procured hardware.  This position requires prolonged periods of sitting, standing, and walking and the ability to lift and carry 50 pounds for short distance.

Ability to obtain a security clearance is required. 

A Bachelors Degree in Engineering and minimum of 4 years related experience.

Preferred Qualifications: Ideal candidate shall possess related work experience working with composite and mechanical assemblies.  The candidate should have a demonstrated ability to work with minimal oversight and in a multi-discipline team environment, providing insight and solutions to complicated issues both technical and procedural.

Work related experience should demonstrate increasing levels of responsibility. Extensive root cause and problem solving experience is highly desirable.

EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

Job Type: Full Time
Desired Travel: less than 25%
Years of Experience: 5-8 Years
Education: Bachelors
Expertise: Engineering
Group: Flight