Leonardo DRSDRS is a leading supplier of integrated products, services, and support to military forces, intelligence agencies and prime contractors worldwide. Focused on defense technology, we develop, manufacture and support a broad range of systems for mission-critical and military sustainment req
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Engineer IV Quality

DRS Technologies • 
Melbourne, Florida, United States
Position Type: Permanent
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Leonardo DRS

DRS is a leading supplier of integrated products, services, and support to military forces, intelligence agencies and prime contractors worldwide. Focused on defense technology, we develop, manufacture and support a broad range of systems for mission-critical and military sustainment requirements, as well as homeland security.  Headquartered in Crystal City, VA, the Company is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Leonardo, which employs more than 70,000 people worldwide. We offer a competitive compensation package and a business culture that rewards performance. For additional information on DRS, please visit our website at www.drs.com
 
Company Overview

DRS NIS is located on the East coast of Florida in Melbourne. DRS NIS is a leading designer and manufacturer of highly engineered, technically advanced, defense electronics for U.S. and allied international military and intelligence agency applications. DRS NIS manufactures rugged communications interfaces serving military Command, Control, Communications, Computer, Intelligence and Surveillance (C4ISR) initiatives. Products include hand-held devices, targeting scopes, night vision optics, laptop computers and vehicle-mounted systems supporting man-portable and fighting vehicle applications. DRS’s specialty is equipment that allows communication between broad spectrums of battlefield interfaces. 
 
Engineer IV Quality Responsible for designing quality improvement initiatives and processes across a line of business, commodity or business unit. Design, develop, analyze, document and support quality activities that drive continuous improvement across the organization. You must enjoy working in a “hands-on” environment, have the ability to complete technical projects independently and mentor/coach other engineers.
 
Duties and Responsibilities

  • Responsible for designing quality improvement initiatives and processes across a line of business, commodity or business unit

  • Design, develop, analyze, document and support quality activities that drive continuous improvement across the organization

  • Ability to complete a technical project independently and mentor and coach other engineers

  • Responsible for establishing quality programs and for driving quality improvement initiatives internally and at both customers and suppliers

  • Design, develop, analyze, document and support quality programs such as 6 Sigma/Lean, SPC, FMEA, Process capability and ISO Quality Management systems 

  • Ability to complete a technical project independently and mentor and coach other engineers

  • Review customer specifications and requirements, and develop quality systems and processes to best support them 

  • Ability to influence Functional Organizations towards a preventive, quality-oriented culture from design throughout the life of the product

  • Provide budget, cost and schedule input for quality assignments

  • Document component and subsystem specifications and material requirements

  • Analyze designs as necessary and make recommendations form a quality perspective

  • Specify and evaluate supplier components, subsystems, and services

  • Communicate clearly (written and oral) with manufacturing, supply chain, program management, and the customer as required

  • Participates heavily in preparation of the more complex and significant proposals

  • Provides technical expertise and assistance to other engineers and support personnel

  • Interact with technical management, other professionals, technicians and support personnel to coordinate, recommend and confer regarding technical activities and progress

  • May mentor and coach the work of others as assigned

  • All other duties as assigned to support the customer

  • Support, communicate, reinforce and defend the mission, values, and culture of the organization

 
 
Experience and Education
8+ years experience                                       
Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent combination of education and experience
 
Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or related technical field with a minimum of 8 years of experience Masters Degree preferred Mastery of technologies and domain knowledge

  • Supplier Quality Experience highly preferred

 
DRS Technologies, Inc. is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital or veteran status, or any other category protected by federal, state or local law. EOIS
 

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