Job Description

Specific Job Description:
The successful candidate will perform Supplier Quality oversight of suppliers. This oversight willinclude interfacing with suppliers in order to: audit/assess the supplier's quality managementsystem and their capabilities for performing critical manufacturing processes; perform relatedstudies to help insure that engineering and procurement specifications are met; initiate/validatesupplier corrective/preventive actions to drive resolution of problems discovered during supplierassessments; and help train/develop suppliers. Candidate may also investigate or coordinate theinvestigation and resolution of material-related non-conformances, and interface with internalProcurement and Engineering functions to facilitate the development and communication of partordering requirements. Technical writing and customer relations skills are essential. Must be ableto obtain DoD security clearance. In addition, working experience in a manufacturing environmentis desired, preferably including quality engineering, such as inspection, auditing, statistical analysis,quality assurance and quality control. Prior experience in a Supplier Quality Engineering role is aplus. Project management/leadership experience is desired. Lean and Six Sigmatraining/certification is desired.

General Template Job Description:
This benchmark is intended to be used by companies that have generic classifications engaged inresearch and/or product development encompassing primarily one or more of the followingengineering disciplines: electronics, electrical, mechanical, and/or chemical.

Basic Qualifications

5 Years with Bachelors in Science; 3 Years with Masters; 0 Years with PhD.- Newport News Shipbuilding requires a Bachelors Degree in engineering from an ABET accredited program.

Preferred Qualifications

• Prior experience:
-- Engineering design environment
-- Supplier Quality role/environment
-- Shipyard waterfront operations
-- Manufacturing/process engineering environment
-- Auditing
• Data analysis experience using MS-Excel
• Technical writing and customer relations skills
• Six Sigma and/or Lean training/certification

Req ID:9488

Department: O05 SUPPLIER QLTY

Entity: NN SHIPBUILDING (0265)

Travel Required:Yes, 25%-50% of the time


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

Who We Are - About HII

EEO Statement:

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

As a condition of employment with Newport News Shipbuilding, you are required to provide proof that you are fully vaccinated for COVID 19 or fit within an exemption under the law. Accordingly, employment is conditioned on providing proof of vaccination or having an approved exemption prior to starting employment.