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Sr. Principal Engineer Quality

Northrop Grumman Missions Systems Sector is seeking a Sr. Principal Engineer Quality to join our team in San Diego, CA.

Roles and responsibilities:

Develops, modifies, applies and maintains quality evaluation and control systems and protocols for processing materials into partially finished or finished materials product. Collaborates with engineering and manufacturing functions to ensure quality standards are in place. 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; conducts quality assurance tests; and performs statistical analysis to assess the cost of and determine the responsibility for, products or materials that do not meet required standards and specifications. Audits quality systems for deficiency identification and correction. Ensures that corrective measures meet acceptable reliability standards and that documentation is compliant with requirements. May specialize in the areas of design, incoming material, production control, product evaluation and reliability, inventory control and/or research and development as they apply to product or process quality. May be certified in lean and six-sigma quality engineering methodologies.



Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's Degree in a STEM discipline with 9 years of related experience OR 7 Years related experience with Masters; OR 4 Years related experience with PhD.
  • Experience with AS9100/ISO9001 Quality Management experience
  • Solid written and verbal interpersonal, communication skills and confidence to brief senior management with solid foundation in Mission Assurance applications.
  • Six Sigma trained/certified or knowledge of statistical analysis methods and techniques.
  • Ability to obtain and maintain a secret clearance, US citizenship required.
  • Ability to work in cross-functional teams to resolve problems or issues
  • Understanding of Earned Value Management System (EVMS)
  • Have experience in quality planning

Preferred Qualifications:

Candidates with these desired skills will be given preferential consideration:
  • Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical, Electrical, or Manufacturing Engineering
  • Certified Six Sigma Green Belt
  • Excellent data analysis skills using, Mini Tab, Excel or similar
  • Strong presentation & communication skills
  • Record of increasing responsibility and leadership supporting manufacturing, electrical, and mechanical engineering organizations
  • Solumina and SAP knowledge
  • Experience working with electrical or mechanical design requirements and specifications.
  • Possess Active Secret Clearance

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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