Full-Time

Supplier Quality Assurance Engineer

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SEAKR Engineering

SEAKR Engineering

201-500 employees

Advanced electronics and systems for space applications

Data & Analytics
Hardware
Aerospace

Mid, Senior

Cherry Hills Village, CO, USA

Required Skills
Management
Requirements
  • Bachelor’s degree in an applicable Engineering/technical field or equivalent combination of training and experience
  • Minimum of 5 or more years of experience in product assurance and quality systems with exposure to ISO9001/AS9100
  • Able to travel (25% typical, up to 75% of time per month) to perform supplier surveys, audits, assessments, and inspections
  • Strong communication skills to interface effectively with internal auditors and external suppliers on quality and quality control issues
  • Technical aptitude with strong analytical problem-solving skills
  • Ability to read and interpret engineering documentation such as drawing dimensions and mechanical/electronic inspection methods/reports
  • Ability to successfully operate as part of a multi-functional team, including engineering, program management, supply chain, and manufacturing
  • Effective time management and skillfulness at task prioritization
  • Strong attention to detail and accuracy
Responsibilities
  • Support procurement, program management, manufacturing, and engineering with all supplier quality related activities
  • Report to the office on a hybrid schedule (minimum 2-3 days per week, and more as required) to act as a Receiving Inspection liaison to assist with material discrepancies and visual findings as reported by the Receiving Inspection team
  • Regularly attend and participate in any assigned commodity Control Board
  • Maintain a relationship with internal SEAKR Engineering, Radiation, CE, Procurement/Property, and Receiving Inspection teams
  • Perform local quality system evaluations of new and ongoing suppliers
  • Perform onsite supplier surveillance during fabrication of flight articles to assure compliance with requirements
  • Draft and maintain electronic records of supplier surveillance and evaluation reports in a timely manner
  • Create/maintain supplier approval rating and records in SEAKR’s ERP system
  • Perform a review and approval of purchase orders of flight hardware
  • Identify and mitigate supplier-born risks
  • Analyze supplier defect trends and lead continuous improvement projects
  • Support Receiving Inspection with non-conformance evaluations and Material Review Board (MRB) dispositions
  • Communicate non-conformances to supplier and request, track, and help implement corrective/preventive action where necessary
  • Work with Procurement and other SQE/Mechanical and Component Engineers to vet and onboard new suppliers

SEAKR Engineering specializes in providing advanced electronics for space applications, offering data management systems, processing, avionics, and communications technologies utilized in various space missions for Earth exploration, climate data collection, and US intelligence. Their products contribute to trusted and actionable intelligence through flexible and integrated satellite memory systems, adaptable data processing systems, integrated command and control systems, and digital communications systems.

Company Stage

M&A

Total Funding

N/A

Headquarters

Englewood, Colorado

Founded

1983

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

0%

1 year growth

1%

2 year growth

2%

Benefits

Generous 401(k) retirement plan

Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance

Paid Vacation (including week off at year end)

Compensated Sick Leave

Tuiition Assistance Program

Relocation Assistance

Paid FMLA Leave

Team-building events

Community: Annual Firm sponsored Running/Walk Race to support our non-profit SEAKR Foundation.

Flexible Spending Account/Health Savings Account