Senior Quality Engineer

in Hill AFB, UT

Senior Quality Engineer Job

Job Description Job Attributes+

  • Job ID

    64229BR

  • Job Location

    Hill AFB, UT 84056, US

  • Job Category

    Other Professionals

  • Job Type

    Full-Time

  • Clearance Level

    Secret

  • Career Level

    Experienced

  • Travel

    <10%

Job Description

BAE Systems is looking for a Quality Engineering professional to join our team for an exciting opportunity supporting sustainment efforts for the Minuteman III Intercontinental Ballistic Missile weapon system. The Minuteman III is a 1970s era weapon system and is scheduled to be retained as the United States military's prompt, global strike deterrent system until at least 2030. This activity is identified as the Integration Support Contract (ISC). The Quality professional has a unique opportunity to lead in enhancing the BAE Quality Management System and support the company’s continued growth and excellence. The position is located at Hill AFB (Clearfield), Utah..

The Quality Engineer plays a crucial role in the organization by ensuring that products and services meet certain thresholds of acceptability. The Quality Engineer plans, directs, and coordinates quality assurance programs and influences quality control policies. The Quality Engineer works to improve the organization's efficiency and profitability by reducing waste and promoting continuous improvement. Specific responsibilities and competencies include, but not limited to:

  • Provide technical oversite and guidance for Quality Management System (QMS)
  • Provide leadership in maintaining and improving the QMS in accordance with AS9100-D standards and CMMI 2.0 for Services best practices.
  • Lead Cross Functional Teams
  • Promote a culture and inspire the organization to adopt a quality mindset and challenge teams to be critical, disciplined, and continually strive for excellence. Lead others in the review, analysis, and reporting of quality discrepancies and data related to production.
  • Reporting on key performance measures and leading indicators
  • Present and report data to leadership on recurring basis
  • Corrective Actions
  • Lead investigations into identified problems and develop disposition and corrective actions for recurring discrepancies
  • Process Improvement
  • Lead process improvement efforts using LEAN and Six Sigma tools to include development of corrective actions, dispositions, process optimization, and modifications
  • Internal Auditing
  • Coordinate, lead, and report on internal process audits; including issuing and tracking to closure, corrective actions and opportunities for improvement.

Pursuant to Government contract, this position requires US Citizenship status.

BAE Systems is recognized as a Top Workplace in Utah for two years in a row.
Join an extraordinary company culture and the winning team to success on the ICBM Integrated Support Contract this year and for years to come.

Required Skills and Education

  • Bachelor's degree or higher in technical field and 7+ yrs directly related experience (5+ yrs with Master's degree). At least 3yrs progressive responsibility in providing technical leadership.
  • Understanding and experience with AS9100D standard implementation and QMS
  • Auditing to ISO 9110 and AS9100D standards
  • Root cause and corrective action plans
  • Lean/Six Sigma improvement processes
  • Great cross- functional communication and interaction
  • Leadership & coaching junior quality associates
  • Project management
  • Good communication and documentation skills
  • Metric implementation, management, and reporting
  • Must be able to obtain Secret clearance upon hire

Preferred Skills and Education

  • Bachelor's degree or higher in engineering

  • Excellent with Microsoft office tools - Word, Excel, PowerPoint

  • Knowledge of SharePoint, Atlassian (Jira), and Epiphany

About BAE Systems Intelligence & Security BAE Systems Intelligence & Security, based in McLean, Virginia, designs and delivers advanced defense, intelligence, and security solutions that support the important missions of our customers. Our pride and dedication shows in everything we do—from intelligence analysis, cyber operations and IT expertise to systems development, systems integration, and operations and maintenance services. Knowing that our work enables the U.S. military and government to recognize, manage and defeat threats inspires us to push ourselves and our technologies to new levels. That’s BAE Systems. That’s Inspired Work. Equal Opportunity Employer/Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Gender Expression. To see Inspired Work in action, visit www.baesystems.com and follow us on Facebook: www.facebook.com/baesystemsintel.

Additional Information

Who We Are

You're used to protecting what matters most.

Throughout your career in the military, you've been dedicated to improving security, defending freedom and making the world a safer place. Now you can continue that commitment through cyber operations, intelligence analysis, and building combat vehicles and electronic systems. We’re proud to provide solutions and services that advance the strength and security of America and our allies – and we’re honored to offer an environment where veterans and reservists can continue doing mission-centered work. In all that we do, we are guided by our company values – trusted, innovative and bold – understanding that it’s not just what we do, but how we do it that underpins our success.
+ The Organization

Our team has the privilege and the responsibility of knowing that the work we do really matters. Our work is vital to the armed forces personnel and major corporations who rely on us to protect, equip and support them where it counts; to the security and prosperity of the nations we serve; to our skilled and talented people; to the local communities where we are based; and to the wider community who invest in, supply and engage with us. At BAE Systems, everyone can make a difference.

+ The Culture

We believe that a diverse workforce inspires creativity and drives innovation. We respect and value the huge variety of skills, abilities and perspectives that our people bring to our business. We celebrate our differences and aim to recruit and develop talent from all backgrounds, championing the strength that a truly inclusive and collaborative workplace gives to our company culture and performance.

+ The Work

Enjoy a flexible environment that values your work-life balance and helps you perform at your best.

+ The Opportunity

On the job training, leadership programs, collaboration with leading experts – excellence is built into your career development whether you are just starting out as an apprentice or are an experienced professional.

+ The People

We’re united by trust, camaraderie and a shared ambition to lead the world in our field. It helps that we’re nice people too.

+ The Reward

See your contribution, making real change as breakthrough technology and intelligence solutions reshape the landscape for our customers.

What We Offer

+ Warrior Integration Program (Est. 2008)

This program was created to assist in the employment, transition, education, and development of wounded warriors. Through mentoring, partnership, education, and leadership, we vow to serve our veterans in the same manner they served our country. WIP provides mission-centered work that gives wounded warriors the opportunity to contribute, providing a path for career progression.

+ Camo to Corporate (Est. 2013)

Camo to Corporate underpins all of our military recruiting and veteran efforts. We participate in annual career workshops and partner with VA employment reps to identify opportunities for vets at BAE Systems. We’re also proud members of Joining Forces, the Veteran Jobs Mission and Hiring our Heroes - initiatives focused on helping vets and their spouses find meaningful careers.

Perks & Benefits

  • Veterans Support Network
    Veterans Support Network +-

    The mission of the Veterans Support Network is to help connect former service members, active duty members, reservists and those who are supportive of the Armed Services.

  • Health & Wellness
    Health & Wellness +-

    We offer medical plans that take great care of you and your family’s health and well-being. These include medical plans, prescription drugs, dental and vision, along with incentive programs and health saving and spending accounts.

  • Time Away From Work
    Time Away From Work +-

    Paid Time Off (PTO) provides you with paid time away from work that you can use for vacation, personal time, personal illness, or to care for dependents. You can accumulate up to a maximum of 400 PTO hours.

  • Military Leave
    Military Leave +-

    Full-time and part-time employees who serve in the military reserves are eligible to take paid and unpaid leaves of absence to perform military duty.

  • Employee Assistance Program
    Employee Assistance Program +-

    The EAP offers confidential support to manage personal issues, such as stress, family issues, and substance abuse.

  • Employee Discount Programs
    Employee Discount Programs +-

    BAE Systems partners with Beneplace to offer exclusive discounts on a variety of products and services.

  • Tuition Reimbursement
    Tuition Reimbursement +-

    Lifelong employee learning is critical to both your personal growth and that of BAE Systems as a trusted, innovative, and bold organization. That’s why we offer a tuition reimbursement program, so you can pursue advanced education to help further your career.

  • Adoption Assistance
    Adoption Assistance +-

    You can be reimbursed up to $4,000 for qualified adoption expenses through the Adoption Assistance program.

  • Financial Wellness
    Financial Wellness +-

    Plan for today, save for tomorrow. Our programs support your goals at every stage of life. These programs include 401(k) savings plans, life and accident insurance, disability coverage, home, auto, and pet insurance and legal planning.

Our Partners

G.I Jobs Hiring Our Heroes Veterans Job Mission Joining Forces Soldier for Life American Association of People with Disabilities

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