The American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)
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Quality Systems Professional (Experienced)

Albuquerque, NM
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We are seeking a Quality Systems Professional to join our team\. Writing and other work product samples will be required if interviewed

On any given day, you may be called on to:

+ Conduct and or design systems\-level assessments/audits which offer continuous learning opportunities people being assessed using a process based approach

+ Design and communicate corporate quality policies, processes, procedures, and tools at the institutional level so quality improvement efforts will meet or exceed internal and external customers' needs and expectations\.

+ Integrate related efforts across the Laboratories, which requires collaboration, relationship\-building, and teaming across all barriers, organizational and otherwise\.

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

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

+ 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\.


+ 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\. \(Relevant disciplines may include Business Management, Industrial Engineering, Systems Engineering, Business Systems, Quality Engineering Management, Production Engineering, or comparable discipline\)


+ Experience in conducting and or designing systems\-level assessments/audits which offer continuous learning opportunities people being assessed using a process based approach\.

+ Experience assessing against ISO 9001:2008/2015 criteria using a process based approach

+ Experience with designing and implementing Quality Management Systems \(e\.g\., ISO 9001:2015, ISO 14001, AS9100, and DOE O 414\.1D\) and Quality Systems audit practices

+ Experience applying quality practices within the context of R&D, production, and service areas across diverse business units\.

+ Experience translating requirements \(including contractual, regulatory, customer and external industry benchmark/certification\) into quality management system related processes, tools, and practices\.

+ Experience and application of system analysis and integration methods

+ Solid experience in root cause analysis

+ Demonstrated ability to develop strategic direction, tactical actions, and follow through on implementation under multiple constraints, including experience in taking a vision from concept to implementation

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

+ Demonstrated successful leadership in change management through influence \(such as mentoring, coaching, partnering, negotiating, facilitating and networking\)

Department Description:

The QA Partnerships & Monitoring department is home to a team of Quality Systems Professionals who partner with the divisions to steward a labs\-wide quality management system and provide leadership confidence by ensuring compliance with established quality assurance policies, processes, standards, regulatory guidelines and/or customer contractual obligations\. This department will also maintain the capabilities to support quality systems at the Labs, and establish the mechanisms to assure quality for a variety of operational and engineering activities\.

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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