Ball Corporation / Ball Aerospace Associate Supplier Quality Engineer – Incoming MRB Support (668414) in Boulder, Colorado
Associate Supplier Quality Engineer – Incoming MRB Support (668414)
CO - Boulder
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Who We Are:
Ball Aerospace pioneers discoveries that enable our customers to perform beyond expectation and protect what matters most. We create innovative space solutions, enable more accurate weather forecasts, drive insightful observations of our planet, deliver actionable data and intelligence, and ensure those who defend our freedom go forward bravely and return home safely. For more information, visit http://www.ball.com/aerospace, Facebook or Twitter.
Associate Supplier Quality Engineer – Incoming MRB Support
What you’ll do:
Primary responsibilities are to support preliminary material review board activities on incoming material discrepancies.
Perform supply chain quality engineering functions including supplier evaluations, surveys, and corrective actions.
Perform and assist inspection improvement operations including Measurement Systems Analysis, Statistical Process Control of measurement equipment, and inspection instruction updates.
Support and work cross-functionally with engineering, supply management, inspection and production for all phases, systems, programs and or products from less complicated, single focus activities to extremely complex and highly diverse activities.
Work closely with other disciplines on multi-discipline projects in any of the multiple engineering or technical fields of specialty.
Conceive and develop solutions to supplier technical problems through the application of professionally accepted techniques, practices and procedures.
Ensure the conformance of designs and products as procured form the supply base.
Compile and evaluate data to determine adequacy of the product or software compared to requirements and specifications.
Design, develop and modify applications and processes, and devices according to specifications.
Analyze, evaluate and recommend innovative approaches required for meeting contract specifications for new or modified products and systems.
May review drawings, procedures and engineering orders for completeness.
Compile and prepare necessary data and engineering items to support technical meetings.
Organize, analyze, write and present technical information for functional management, program managers and customers.
Maintain required records and reports.
Resolve any technical program difficulties or discrepancies with both customers and subcontractors.
Ensure that work conforms to high technical and company standards and meets or exceeds all contract requirements.
Maintain a regular and predictable work schedule.
Establish and maintain effective working relationships within the department, the Strategic Business Units, Strategic Support Units and the Company. Interact appropriately with others in order to maintain a positive and productive work environment.
Perform other duties as necessary.
What you’ll need:
BS degree or higher in Engineering or a related technical field is required.
Each higher-level degree, i.e., Master’s Degree or Ph.D., may substitute for two years of experience. Related technical experience may be considered in lieu of education. Degree must be from a university, college, or school which is accredited by an agency recognized by the US Secretary of Education, US Department of Education.
STEM related technical field preferred.
Preferred experience supply chain quality engineering, hardware quality engineering, and/or inspection.
Working knowledge of ISO and AS9100 requirements is preferred but not mandatory.
Experience and proficiency with SharePoint, Oasis, Costpoint, IFS, Velocity and Microsoft Excel is extremely preferred.
Experience with Statistical Process Control, LEAN, and Six Sigma is preferred but not required.
Work is performed in an office, laboratory, production floor, or cleanroom, outdoors or remote research environment.
May occasionally work in production work centers where use of protective equipment and gear is required.
May access other facilities in various weather conditions.
Travel and local commute between Ball campuses and other possible non-Ball locations may be required.
Relocation for this position is NOT Available
US CITIZENSHIP MAY BE REQUIRED
Ball Aerospace is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.