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Principal Supplier Quality Engineer/Senior Principal Supplier Quality Engineer

Company: Northrop Grumman
Location: Torrance
Posted on: May 2, 2021

Job Description:

Category: Engineering
Location: Torrance, California
US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes
Clearance Type: None
Telecommute: Yes - May Consider Full Time Teleworking for this position
Shift: 1st Shift
Travel Required: Yes, 100 % of the Time
Positions Available: 1

Climb to new heights on your journey when you start Defining Possible with Northrop Grumman. Enjoy a purposeful career in aeronautics that is crucial to the way we connect and protect our world across land, sea, and air. Bring your experience and take advantage of this opportunity to discover how you can start to push past possible and achieve your goals today. Enjoy a diverse, collaborative environment with professionals across the nation ready to help launch your career. Northrop Grumman's Aeronautics System sector is currently hiring a Principal Supplier Quality Engineer/Senior Principal Supplier Quality Engineer. This is a remote opportunity however, candidate must be located in the Torrance/South Bay area. Position requires extensive travel in the Torrance/South Bay area. Position also requires ability to fly commercially on very short notice to meet company commitments. Essential functions: Responsible for Supplier Quality risk management. Develops and implements supplier quality evaluation and control systems. Assures supplier process and product quality, including contractual, regulatory, and technical compliance. Interfaces directly with supplier personnel and must be knowledgeable in and capable of assessing both supplier quality and manufacturing processes and procedures. Conducts product and process verification activities, monitors supplier quality performance, and drives root cause corrective action analysis for supplier quality issues. Supports the maintenance of the approved supplier list and periodically reviews supplier performance to determine whether suppliers should remain on the approved list. Manages supplier requests for waivers, deviations and discrepancy reporting process. Keeps management apprised of supplier performance, quality status, and risks. Coordinates and oversees Supplier Quality plan implementation through all program phases. Actively engages in supplier evaluation, qualification and selection as part of the Business Acquisition Process (BAP) and as new procurements are required on existing programs. Manages implementation of Supplier Quality processes, including supplier approval activities, source selection evaluations, supplier classification designation (Critical, Key and Standard), development and execution of supplier quality risk assessments and mitigation plans, and supplier quality requirements development and flow-downs.

This requisition may be filled at either a Principal Supplier Quality Engineer level or a Senior Principal Supplier Quality Engineer Level. Basic Qualifications for a Principal Supplier Quality Engineer:
Must have a Bachelor's degree in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering or Math) AND 5 years of quality experience, OR a Master's degree in STEM and 3 years of quality experience
Ability to travel up to 100% of time
Valid State Driver's License to operate a personal motor vehicle
Own dependable motor vehicle to travel to local suppliers
Must be proficient in MS Office, Word, PowerPoint and Excel
Basic Qualifications for a Senior Principal Supplier Quality Engineer:
Must have a Bachelor's degree in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering or Math) AND 9 years of quality experience, OR a Master's degree in STEM and 7 years of quality experience
Ability to travel up to 100% of time
Valid State Driver's License to operate a personal motor vehicle
Own dependable motor vehicle to travel to local suppliers
Must be proficient in MS Office, Word, PowerPoint and Excel
Preferred Qualifications:
AS9100 Auditing experience
AS9102 First Article inspection
Active DoD security clearance

Northrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. For our complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please visit U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

Keywords: Northrop Grumman, Torrance , Principal Supplier Quality Engineer/Senior Principal Supplier Quality Engineer, Engineering , Torrance, California

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