Job Description

Specific Job Description:

Performs a variety of duties necessary to drive, support, and facilitate the successful quality engineering efforts to assess, trend, and drive improvements in the quality performance of suppliers. Specific duties may include: assistance to Supplier Quality Engineers in planning and preparing for supplier quality audits, in documenting and reporting audit results, and in the creation, tracking and closure of supplier corrective action requests; extraction, analysis, summarization and reporting of multiple sources of supplier-related performance data, in order to assess the health of individual suppliers, of subsets of the supply base, and of the entire supply base; aggregation and analysis of various data inputs to assess supplier concerns and risks; assistance in the evaluation of the performance of suppliers who provide services to NNS; analysis, reporting and trending of supplier non-conformances and other supplier performance metrics; coordination and facilitation of the scheduling of audits and other onsite assessments of suppliers; review, analysis, tracking, and monitoring of supplier responses to requests for corrective/preventive action; tracking and reporting the status and aging of various action plans and documents.

General Template Job Description:

Plans, organizes, directs and reports on all supplier quality-related activities such as raw materials, packaging materials, good manufacturing practices (GMP) service providers, as well as contract manufacturers, and/or contract manufacturing and laboratories to assure fulfillment of contract/purchase order requirements. Translates engineering, manufacturing, and quality requirements. Assures that customer quality-imposed technical requirements are adhered to by supplier and that a quality system is maintained. Conducts programs designed to improve supplier performance, productivity, and process validation. Prepares, maintains and reviews procurement quality assurance procedures to assure compliance with customer and/or government requirements. Reviews and analyzes corrective action reports and purchase orders in an effort to reduce and eliminate defects. Monitors quality control activities and systems at supplier and subcontractor facilities, and maintains feedback loops. May administer a certified supplier program or related programs in receiving inspection. May also audit third party manufacturers, due diligence and vendor selection process. May perform deviation investigations into quality issues.

Basic Qualifications

Bachelors Degree and 6 years of experience.Masters Degree and 4 years of experience. 4 years of related exempt experience can be substituted for Bachelors degree. 8 years of non-related exempt experience can be substituted for Bachelors degree. A relevant professional certification can be substituted for a Bachelors Degree. An Apprentice Certificate or graduation from Navy Nuclear Power School can be substituted for Bachelors degree.

Preferred Qualifications

* Prior experience:

-- Supplier Quality role/environment

-- Engineering design environment

-- Shipyard waterfront operations

-- Manufacturing/process engineering environment

-- Auditing

* Data analysis experience using MS-Excel

* Six Sigma and/or Lean training/certification

Req ID:6272

Department: O05 SUPPLIER QLTY

Entity: NN SHIPBUILDING (0265)

Travel Required:No


Relocation:No relocation assistance available

Education:Bachelor's Degree

Virtual/Telework Opportunity:No-Teleworking is not available for this position

US Citizenship Required for this Position:Yes

Clearance Type:No - Clearance Not Required to Start

Company Statement:

Huntington Ingalls Industries employs more than 42,000 people throughout the United States and around the world. We are America's largest military shipbuilder and one of the largest defense contractors for unmanned systems, nuclear and environmental services and fleet sustainment. Our employees build, engineer and innovate complex products and solutions for our customers on a daily basis - we do the Hard Stuff, Done Right. Each year we hire thousands of business, engineering, IT professionals and tradespersons to accomplish our mission. Why not become part of something bigger than yourself, find your purpose, and join HII today.

EEO Statement:

Huntington Ingalls Industries is an Equal Opportunity/Vets and Disabled Employer. U.S. Citizenship may be required for certain positions.