Huntington Ingalls Industries ENGINEER QUALITY 4 in Newport News, Virginia


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O06: Quality Problem Mgmt

External Job Description:

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.

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Basic Qualifications:

9 Years with Bachelors in Science; 7 Years with Masters; 4 Years with PhD. (ABET accredited Engineering degree required)





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Company Statement:

Huntington Ingalls Industries is America’s largest military shipbuilding company and a provider of professional services to partners in government and industry. For more than a century, HII’s Newport News Shipbuilding and Ingalls Shipbuilding divisions in Virginia and Mississippi have built more ships in more ship classes than any other U.S. naval shipbuilder. HII’s Technical Solutions division provides a wide range of professional services through its Fleet Support, Integrated Missions Solutions, Nuclear & Environmental, and Oil & Gas groups. Headquartered in Newport News, Virginia, HII employs nearly 37,000 people operating both domestically and internationally.

Relocation Assistance:

No relocation assistance available

Minimum Education:

Bachelor's Degree


Newport News-Virginia-United States

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EEO Statement:

Equal Opportunity Employer - Veterans/Disabled Welcome. U.S. citizenship required for most positions.

Preferred Qualifications:

Responsible for leading the investigation of assigned customer Corrective Action Requests (CARs), which typically require fact- finding, problem-bounding, root cause analysis, identifying corrections to defect, identifying corrections to cause, reviewing objective quality evidence, writing official company response, and communicating with the customer. Candidate will specialize in the identification and management of significant, systemic quality problems, and will support and develop other team members in this area.

Employee should have good communication and critical-thinking skills, and be inquisitive with a willingness to learn and a desire to solve problems while working with all levels from individual contributor to director level and in all functional areas of the company. This position offers an opportunity to gain exposure to other programs in the yard, learn more about the shipyard value streams and waterfront processes, and expand network of contacts within NNS and SUPSHIPNN. Background or experience in quality is not required, although familiarity with root cause analysis is a plus. Employee will be provided training as needed.