The American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)
1+ months

Quality Engineer (Experienced)

Albuquerque, NM
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We are seeking a Quality Engineer for microelectronics programs at Sandias MESA facilities\. This qualified individual will provide quality engineering support to 5200s high reliability microelectronics programs including Application Specific Integrated Circuits, Heterojunction Bipolar Transistors, Micro Electro Mechanical Systems and Microsystems\. In addition, support to product realization teams and manufacturing process areas such as wafer fabrication, packaging, electrical test, burn\-in and product delivery for high reliability microelectronics programs\.

Key functions of this position include:

+ Ensure that electronic products are manufactured in accordance with quality requirements\.

+ Ensure that that all product definition requirements are fulfilled for every product\.

+ Conduct quality audits of internal manufacturing processes to drive continuous improvement\.


+ Bachelors degree in science, technology or engineering plus eight years experience\.

+ Expertise in ISO\-9001, AS\-9100, QC\-1 or NAP\-24\.

+ Expertise in quality processes and tools\.

+ Ability to obtain and maintain a DOE Q clearance\.


+ MS degree in science, technology or engineering plus five or more years' experience\.

+ ASQ Certification as a Quality Engineer or Quality Auditor\.

+ Certification as a lean six sigma black belt\.

+ Engineering experience in microelectronics manufacturing and/or qualification\.

+ Familiarity with NWPMU RPPs\.

+ Active DOE Q clearance\.

Department Description:

We provide support for and advocacy of engineering best practices that achieve cost and time effective product realization for 5200's microelectronic and electronic products using a layered, defect prevention strategy and lean six sigma tools\. The defect prevention strategy is used to detect and remove defects at every phase of product realization\. The lean six sigma tools are used to remove complexity from existing processes a major source of defect generation as well as waste\.

During product design, development, and qualification we use a systematic framework to manage requirements and configuration documentation, ensure the team's project plan includes activities and deliverables needed for final product acceptance, verify and validate the robustness of the design, assembly, and test processes to meet requirements and customer expectations, and optimize the transition of the design to production\.

During product manufacturing and production we interface with process owners, supplier quality engineers, and product acceptance inspectors to provide verification and documented evidence that the product and critical manufacturing processes meet the design intent and to minimize the costs of nonconformance \(scrap, rework, etc\.\)

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 Q\-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 Q\-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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