BAE Systems Quality Engineer I in Nashua, New Hampshire

Job Description

This is an opportunity to join a strong and growing team of multi-generational professionals, who focus on improving our future and protecting our freedom. Our inclusive work environment embraces our diversity, and celebrates winning collaboration, while providing each of us a flexible work schedule. You will work on innovative leading edge technologies (sometimes secretive) with plenty of opportunity for personal and team recognition. This opportunity reports into the Manager of a Manufacturing Product Assurance Team, that is part of a Zero Defects focused Quality Organization.

Job Description:

This job function, develops, modifies, applies and maintains quality evaluation and control systems and protocols for processing materials into partially finished or finished materials product. Devises and implements methods and procedures for inspecting, testing and evaluating the precision and accuracy of products and production equipment. Designs and analyzes inspection and testing processes, mechanisms and equipment, and conducts quality assurance tests. May be certified in lean and six-sigma quality methodologies and utilize quality tools to help drive continuous improvement.


Work under the direction of the manager to perform audits, inspections, and perform preventative and corrective actions.

Create Quality Plans for Products and Processes.

Create quality documents that provide data to manufacturing and customers.

Review of audits/data and develop corrective and preventative action plans.

Retrieve quality data and communicate results/status with BAE Systems/customer to drive continual improvements.

Some travel (<5%) may be required based on events that require support.

Physical Environment:

Repetitive movement of hands and fingers (i.e., frequent computer use, typing and writing). Frequent sitting. Indoor office environment and/or laboratory environment (potential exposure to hazardous chemicals, odors, hot/cold depending on location). Moving items of up to 50 lbs and lifting to a height of 3 to 4 feet is potentially required (frequency by exact position).

Typical Education & Experience

Typically a Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience

Required Skills and Education

  • Typically a Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience

  • Ability to obtain Secret Clearance maintaining confidentiality

  • Computer literate with MS Office and ERP skills

  • Multi-tasking, Project, and time management

  • Leading and/or working in teams

  • Proven ability to resolve problems creatively and timely

  • Track record of Professionalism and reliability

  • Being respectful, inclusive, and cordial to all people

Preferred Skills and Education

  • Lean Six-Sigma certification (belt certified)

  • AS 9001 and AS 9145 knowledge

  • Root cause and problem solving knowledge/certification

  • Certified quality engineer

  • Active Secret Clearance

About BAE Systems Electronic Systems

BAE Systems is a premier global defense and security company with approximately 90,000 employees delivering a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support and services.

The Electronic Systems (ES) sector spans the commercial and defense electronics markets with a broad portfolio of mission-critical electronic systems, including flight and engine controls; electronic warfare and night vision systems; surveillance and reconnaissance sensors; secure networked communications equipment; geospatial imagery intelligence products and systems; mission management; and power-and energy-management systems. Headquartered in Nashua, New Hampshire, ES employs approximately 13,000 people globally, with engineering and manufacturing functions primarily in the United States, United Kingdom, and Israel. Equal Opportunity Employer/Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Gender Expression

Quality Engineer I


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