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Seeking Senior Quality Engineer 120000-130000 per year - Tustin CA 92780

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Tustin, California, United States


Manufacturing and Production, Mechanics - Trades - Craftsman, Military Background, IT - Engineering - Science, aviation/aerospace




Senior Quality Engineer - Tustin CA 92780

Full Time

Senior Quality Engineer
Tustin, CA 92780
120000-130000 per year
Salary - Full Time
This position comes with a competitive salary, PTO, holidays, health insurance, life insurance and 401(k).

Design West Technologies Inc. of Tustin, CA has an immediate need for a full-time Senior Quality Engineer. The successful candidate will be responsible for providing quality interface and expertise within the business unit, establish and maintain quality management systems (ISO-9001 and AS9100D), which include the ongoing improvement and sustainment of current business operations, including manufacturing support, inspection and test, supplier monitoring, and customer support that ensures customer satisfaction through quality. This position offers a competitive salary and benefits, including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, paid vacation and holidays, and 401(k). If this sounds like the opportunity for you, apply today!
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About Design West technologies Inc.
Founded in 1994, DWT is a nontraditional defense contractor with the expertise and technical capabilities to design new systems or develop and implement enhancements to existing products through comprehensive testing and analysis. Vertically integrated from R&D to final assembly and testing, we offer a unique combination of electrical, chemical, and mechanical product development for weapons and CBRN systems with CNC machining, injection molding, robotic welding, assembly, design, testing, and engineering capabilities. DWT is a dynamic and innovative company committed to delivering cutting-edge solutions to meet the evolving needs of the industry. Our team is driven by a passion for pushing the boundaries of technology.

A Day In The Life of A Senior Quality Engineer
As a senior quality engineer, you will assist in the development of departmental processes, document control, and goals with compliance to AS9100D, focusing on continuous improvement initiatives and the implementation of process improvements throughout the organization. You will be responsible for ensuring manufacturing adherence to procedure and developing inspection documentation for receiving, in-process and final inspection. You will assist in reviewing internal/external non-conformances, and coordinating corrective action responses to prevent recurrence. Responsibilities will also include monitoring supplier performance and coordinating government/DCMA inspections.

Drive quality assurance initiatives to achieve product quality and reliability with a focus on design, materials, equipment, and process capabilities.
Quality control resource for problem identification, resolution, loss reporting and continuous improvement.
Manage military quality system processes and policies.
Coordinate the quality team: provide guidance and direction to quality staff, as well as to functional owners in implementation of the quality system and compliance with quality standards and regulations.

BS/BA in Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Manufacturing Engineering or other equivalent engineering degree preferred
Minimum 5 years in an ISO9001/AS9100 QMS or other regulated manufacturing environment
Experience with GD&T and use of metrology instruments
Processing of non-conformances and CAPA
Possess strong written and verbal communication skills
Strong MS Office Suite skills required
Previous work experience with military products and/or DOD preferred
Background in CMM a plus.
Experience with Defense contractors a plus
Experience in machining, welding, and fastened assemblies a plus

This Company Describes Its Culture as:
Detail-oriented -- quality and precision-focused
Innovative -- innovative and risk-taking
Outcome-oriented -- results-focused with strong performance culture
People-oriented -- supportive and fairness-focused
Team-oriented -- cooperative and collaborative

Are You Ready To join Our Team?
If you feel that you would be right for this position working on. We look forward to meeting you!
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We are an Equal Opportunity Employer including Disability/Vets