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Quality Systems Assistant 2

Requisition ID: R10044633

  • Category IconCategory: Mission and Quality Assurance
  • Location IconLocation: Clearfield, Utah, United States of America
  • Citizenship IconCitizenship Required: United States Citizenship
  • Clearance IconClearance Type: Secret
  • Telecommute IconTelecommute: No- Teleworking not available for this position
  • Shift IconShift: 1st Shift (United States of America)
  • Travel IconTravel Required: Yes, 10% of the Time
  • Positions IconPositions Available: 1

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems that impact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our pioneering and inventive spirit has enabled us to be at the forefront of many technological advancements in our nation's history - from the first flight across the Atlantic Ocean, to stealth bombers, to landing on the moon. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have fun along the way. Our culture thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work — and we have an insatiable drive to do what others think is impossible. Our employees are not only part of history, they're making history.

Northrop Grumman is currently seeking an experienced Quality System Assistant 2 to join our team at our facility in Clearfield, Utah.


A Quality System Assistant assures production hardware and test articles meet engineering and configuration requirements by validating as-built vs. as-designed configuration data. Successful candidate reviews manufacturing records (electronic and paper) to ensure compliance to engineering and configuration requirements. Prepares End Item Data Packages. The Quality System Assistant will also prepare reports and analysis of data to support manufacturing review and investigations. The candidate will also be required to support the generation of inspection reports and other duties as necessary to support operational success. Candidates will be required to have high organization and communication skills, investigating and problem solving capabilities and attention to detail.

Basic Qualifications:

• High School Diploma or GED is Required.
• 2 years manufacturing experience in aerospace, defense or related industry.
• Candidate must have good computer skills, including proficiency with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Access, and PowerPoint), Adobe Acrobat, ePIC & Costpoint is a plus
• Excels in a team environment.
• Candidate must demonstrate understanding of quality functions and requirements, including engineering drawing, configuration management
• Configuration management certification or experience
• Ability to understand configuration/engineering requirements to build selloff documents according to customer specifications.
• Work with individuals at all levels including management, peers, and outside customers.
• Experience with material review board (MRB) processes and handling of product nonconformance
• Decision making skills based on policy, experience, company heritage business process and customer requirements
• Be able to understand, dissect and data mine configuration engineering and as built data.
• Aptitude for learning procedures and making sure work is performed to procedural requirements.
• Ability to multitask, prioritize, adheres to written procedures, and experience with AS9100 requirements, standards, and compliance issues.
• Initiative, self-starter, adaptable, and high motivation for excellence.
• Ability to work under limited supervision and tight deadlines.
• The ideal candidate will also have a basic understanding of PES (lean) and Continuous Improvement.
• Ability to recognize off nominal situations and to speak up.
• Ability to lift/push/pull up to 50 pounds.
• Ability to sit/stand for up to 10 hours each day.
• Frequent typing, repetitive wrist motion, up to 8 hours each day.
• Ability to work Overtime.

Preferred Qualifications:

• Preference will be given to candidates with a B.S. degree in Business or related discipline


Salary Range: $39,600 USD - $66,000 USD

Employees may be eligible for a discretionary bonus in addition to base pay. Annual bonuses are designed to reward individual contributions as well as allow employees to share in company results. Employees in Vice President or Director positions may be eligible for Long Term Incentives. In addition, Northrop Grumman provides a variety of benefits including health insurance coverage, life and disability insurance, savings plan, Company paid holidays and paid time off (PTO) for vacation and/or personal business.

The health and safety of our employees and their families is a top priority. The company encourages employees to remain up-to-date on their COVID-19 vaccinations. U.S. Northrop Grumman employees may be required, in the future, to be vaccinated or have an approved disability/medical or religious accommodation, pursuant to future court decisions and/or government action on the currently stayed federal contractor vaccine mandate under Executive Order 14042 https://www.saferfederalworkforce.gov/contractors/.

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 http://www.northropgrumman.com/EEO. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.



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What's great about
Northrop Grumman

  1. Be part of a culture that thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work.
  2. Use your skills to build and deliver innovative tech solutions that protect the world and shape a better future.
  3. Enjoy benefits like work-life balance, education assistance and paid time off.


Did you know?

Northrop Grumman leads the industry team for NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope, the largest, most complex and powerful space telescope ever built. Launched in December 2021, the telescope incorporates innovative design, advanced technology, and groundbreaking engineering, and will fundamentally alter our understanding of the universe.