KBRwyle KAS: Experienced Quality Engineer (Part-Time) Redmond, WA in Redmond, Washington

KAS: Experienced Quality Engineer (Part-Time) Redmond, WA



Responsibilities include:

Conducts tests, inspections, audits and validations to ensure process compliance with contract, KBR and customer requirements and specifications for design, engineering, products, equipment, maintenance and services.

  • Reviews and conducts First Article Inspections (FAIs).

  • Validates that certification/calibration for operators and special processes is current.

  • Conducts source inspections, evaluations and/or surveillance of vendors, suppliers and subcontractors.

  • Uses and cares for inspection tools, measuring and test equipment.

  • Conducts sampling inspections in accordance with approved plans and procedures.

  • Participates in root-cause-analysis.

  • Conducts follow-up audits to review the effectiveness of implemented corrective actions.

  • Collects and uses statistical data for the monitoring and evaluation of trends.

  • Provides training and tutoring to other inspection personnel.

  • Participates in design reviews to ensure inclusion of quality requirements.

  • Provides activity and status reports to management.

  • Performs all other duties as assigned.


Basic Qualifications:

  • Must be able to adequately read, speak, and perform data entry in English.

  • BS degree in a technical discipline (i.e., engineering, computer science, quality assurance) with 2 years of directly related experience. In lieu of formal education, 10 years of directly related experience is required

  • Candidates must successfully complete and pass a Skills Checklist.

Success Factors:

  • Self‐motivated and able to get results with minimal supervision and oversight

  • Hands‐on experience with quality assurance processes including, but not limited to, inspection of hardware and paperwork, First Article Inspection Reports (FAIR), product and process audits, FAA audits, direct ship audits, and special process audits

  • Excellent organizational and project management skills

  • Fostering Teamwork & Diversity: high level of interpersonal skills is required to handle difficult situations as well as to diffuse interpersonal conflict effectively

Additional Qualifications:

  • Ability to read, understand and interpret blue prints/ drawings and other technical documents that describe the requirements and applicable criteria.

  • Ability to use most inspection tools, measuring and test equipment. Ability to read and understand policies, procedures and processes.

  • Demonstrated written and oral communication skills at all levels of the organization.

  • Demonstrated technical knowledge, strong leadership and interpersonal skills

  • Strong understanding of Quality engineering practices applicable to the manufacture of Aerospace products including customer and industry standards.

  • Must be able to interpret purchase orders, Aerospace engineering drawings, and industrial specifications, including demonstrated proficiency in Geometric Dimensioning & Tolerancing (ASME Y14.5). Must pass Geometric Dimensioning & Tolerancing (GD&T) test.

KBR is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, national origin, veteran status, genetic information, union status and/or beliefs, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.

Job: Procurement & Materials

Primary Location: US-US-WA-Redmond

Req ID: 1068207