The American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)
18 days old
2018-01-012018-02-01

Quality Assurance Specialist (Experienced)

Albuquerque, NM
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We are seeking a Quality Assurance Specialist\. On any given day, you may be called on to:



Support implementation of Sandias quality management assurance and performance assurance system efforts, programs, systems, processes, and procedures, including the philosophy and strategies



Use systems and process methodologies to provide input for optimizing programs, policy, and enterprise functions



Develops business cases and recommends priorities and actions for improvement



Conduct and or design systems\-level evaluations which offer continuous learning opportunities for assessors and people being assessed\.



Through a well\-ingrained customer orientation culture, facilitate staff in providing targeted outreach, coaching, and mentoring throughout Sandia to mature all facets of quality assurance implementation\.



Be a partner, champion and change agent for high quality results institution\-wide\.



Establish and deploy strategic plans, policies, processes, procedures, and tools at the institutional level so improvement efforts will meet or exceed internal and external customers' needs and expectations\.



Facilitates management reviews or Tier Board meetings\.



Writing and other work product samples will be required if interviewed



Required:



+ Requires Bachelor's degree in relevant discipline plus five or more years of experience; or Master's degree in relevant discipline plus two or more years experience; or doctorate in relevant discipline; or equivalent combination of education and experience\. \(Relevant disciplines may include Business Management, Industrial Engineering, Systems Engineering, Business Systems, Quality Engineering Management, Production Engineering, or comparable discipline\)

+ Able to obtain and maintain a DOE L\-level security clearance



Desired:



+ Lean Six Sigma Certification

+ Experience with improving Quality Management Systems \(e\.g\., ISO 9001:2008, ISO 14001, AS9100, and DOE O 414\.1D\) and Quality Systems audit practices

+ Experience applying quality practices within the context of R&D and production\.

+ Demonstrated skills in working with leadership, communicating leadership decisions, principles and intent and translating those decisions into change

+ Expertise in the analysis, design, development, and implementation of technical, performance\-based, and/or quality assurance systems\.

+ Expertise in the development and implementation of operating policies, processes and procedures\.

+ Proficiency in manufacturing, business process improvement, planning and implementing projects\.

+ Experience in applying Quality Tools \(e\.g\., RCA, Statistics, Lean methodology, Six Sigma\)\.

+ Experience in auditing and assessing processes and systems\.

+ Active DOE security clearance



Department Description:



The Enterprise Integration Department provides sustainable strategic vision and management framework for the enterprise through \(1\) mission assurance \(2\) leadership in enterprise integration activities and \(3\) development of enterprise systems and processes\.



About Sandia:



Sandia National Laboratories is the nations premier science and engineering lab for national security and technology innovation, with teams of specialists focused on cutting\-edge work in a broad array of areas\. Some of the main reasons we love our jobs:



+ Challenging work withamazingimpact that contributes to security, peace, and freedom worldwide

+ Extraordinary co\-workers

+ Some of the best tools, equipment, and research facilities in the world

+ Career advancement and enrichment opportunities

+ Flexible schedules, generous vacations,strongmedical and other benefits, competitive 401k, learning opportunities, relocation assistance and amenities aimed at creating a solid work/life balance\*



_World\-changing technologies\. Life\-changing careers\._ Learn more about Sandia at: http://www\.sandia\.gov



\*These benefits vary by job classification\.



Security Clearance:



Position requires a Department of Energy \(DOE\)\-granted L\-level security clearance\.



Sandia is required by DOE directive to conduct a pre\-employment drug testing, and a pre\-employment background review that includes personal reference checks, law enforcement record and credit checks, and employment and education verifications\. Applicants for employment must be able to obtain and maintain a DOE L\-level security clearance, which requires U\.S\. citizenship\.



Applicants offered employment with Sandia are subject to a federal background investigation to meet the requirements for access to classified information or matter if the duties of the position require a DOE security clearance\. Substance abuse or illegal drug use, falsification of information, criminal activity, serious misconduct or other indicators of untrustworthiness can cause a clearance to be denied or terminated by the DOE, rendering the inability to perform the duties assigned and resulting in termination of employment\.



EEO Statement:



Equal opportunity employer/Disability/Vet/GLBT

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  • Mechanical Engineering - Applied Mechanics
  • Mechanical Engineering - Training
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