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Quality Analyst

Requisition ID: R10109063

  • CategoryCategory: Mission and Quality Assurance
  • Location Location: Los Angeles, CA, USA   |  Tacoma, WA, USA +1 more
  • Citizenship RequirementsCitizenship Required: United States Citizenship
  • Security Clearance TypeClearance Type: Secret
  • TelecommuteTelecommute: No- Teleworking not available for this position
  • ShiftShift: Any (United States of America)
  • Travel RequirementsTravel Required: Yes, 75% of the Time
  • Number of Positions AvailablePositions Available: 8

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.

Put your skills to the test by pushing the boundaries of what’s possible. From global defense to sustainment and modernization to mission readiness, your experience and ability will make it a reality. Our programs are built on equal parts of curiosity and collaboration. Our combined effort means our customers can connect and defend millions of people around the world. With Northrop Grumman, you’ll have the opportunity to be an essential part of projects that will define your career, now and in the future.

Northrop Grumman Defense Systems is looking for Quality Analysts to join our team supporting a U.S. Army aviation fixed-wing program. This posting is for multiple positions in various locations that may include Washington DC, Tacoma, WA, Los Alamitos, CA, Clarksburg, WV, Concord, NH, Fort Knox, KY, Fort Worth, TX, or Clearwater, FL.

The Quality Analyst will be responsible for defining and monitoring mission assurance program specifications and processes to ensure mission success of programs. Assure quality, risk management, safety, reliability and maintainability of program achievements, subcontractors, and suppliers are in accordance with contractual requirements. Assess program performance and risks and help to determine resources to ensure contract compliance. Ensure that performance and quality products conform to established company and regulatory standards through execution of scheduled and unscheduled audits. Investigates problems, develops dispositions, and recommends corrective actions for recurring discrepancies.  Maintain liaison with material management, subcontractor, and customer personnel to resolve quality problems.

Basic Qualifications: Level 2

• Bachelor's Degree with 3 years’ experience OR 7 years’ experience in lieu of degree, relevant military

experience may be considered.

• Ability to obtain and maintain a Secret Security Clearance. Interim clearance to start.

• Program Auditing and/or military quality experience

• Experienced in the review and extraction of contract requirements for implementation in documented processes and procedure executable by the workforce.

• Must be able to collaborate with Program Management in the development of performance metrics in the areas of customer satisfaction, product/service performance, process performance and supplier/subcontractor performance.

• Must have strong teamwork skills, ability to develop technical solutions to complex problems, and have proficiency in Microsoft Office applications.

• Must have demonstrated interpersonal and organizational skills as well as oral and written communication skills are required.

• Must be willing to work a flexible work schedule that may include extended shifts, weekends, and frequent travel.

Basic Qualifications: Level 3

• Bachelor's Degree with 6 years’ experience OR 10 years’ experience in lieu of degree, relevant military experience may be considered.

Preferred Qualifications:

• FAA A&P Certificate

• SEMA Program Experience

• Experience in QMS development, implementation, and auditing to the AS9100/9110 standards.

• Knowledge of King Air, Citation, and/or Metroliner aircraft systems, components, and maintenance concepts

• Knowledge of U.S. Army aviation records and electronic logbook database programs

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This position reports to Los Angeles, CA, USA, however, this position can also be worked from Tacoma, WA, WA, USA.

Salary Range: $70,200 USD - $105,200 USD
Salary Range 2: $86,300 USD - $129,500 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

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.

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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.