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Quality Engineer (Experienced)

Albuquerque, NM 87102
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We are seeking an enthusiastic Quality Engineer to join a dynamic team supporting various nuclear and radiological facilities! Are you passionate about improving processes and systems to ensure highest quality standards? If so, you will want to apply for this opportunity.

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

+ Develop and operate quality control systems
+ Use statistical methods to diagnose and correct improper quality control practices
+ Define, select, and apply various techniques, including supplier qualification, certification, and evaluation
+ Identify sources of design inputs such as customer requirements and regulatory requirements
+ Identify and apply various evaluations and tests to verify and validate the design of products and processes
+ Lead quality assurance, causal analysis, corrective action and prevention action analysis, and measurement related activities based on a defect prevention methodology implemented through Plan-Do-Check-Act.


+ Bachelors degree in science, engineering, statistics, or mathematics
+ Five years of relevant experience
+ Active DOE Q Security Clearance


+ Experience applying Quality Tools (e.g., RCA, Statistics, Lean methodology, Six Sigma)
+ Knowledge of 10CFR830 A, Applicable DOE orders (e.g., 414.1D, 422.1, 232.2A, 426.2, 433.1B, etc.), ANSI/ANS 15.8, NQA-1-2017, ISO 9001
+ Experience supporting operations in TA-V

Department Description:

Organization 1380, Nuclear Facilities and Applied Technologies (TA-V), operates three unique nuclear facilities supporting the mission of Sandia National Laboratories and the nation's interest. These facilities include the Annular Core Research Reactor (ACRR), the Sandia Pulsed Reactor (SPR), and the Auxiliary Hot Cell Facility (AHCF). It also operates radiological facilities such as the Gamma Irradiation Facility (GIF), the Low Dose Rate Irradiation Facility (LDRIF) and the Radiation Metrology Lab (RML).

The Nuclear Quality and Requirements Department (Organization 1382) supports the operation of the Nuclear Facilities and Applied Technologies (TA-V) organization by providing nuclear quality assurance, training, information management, and requirements accountability to ensure fulfillment of 10CFR830, Nuclear Safety Management, Quality Assurance.

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) Q security clearance to start, or equivalent active security clearance with another U.S. government agency (e.g., DOD). Sandia is required by DOE directive to conduct a pre-employment drug test and background review that includes checks of personal references, credit, law enforcement records, and employment/education verifications. Applicants for employment need to be able to maintain a DOE Q-level security clearance, which requires U.S. citizenship. If you hold more than one citizenship (i.e., of the U.S. and another country), your ability to obtain a security clearance may be impacted.

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 DOE, resulting in the inability to perform the duties assigned and subsequent termination of employment.

EEO Statement:

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, or veteran status and any other protected class under state or federal law.



  • Engineering
Posted: 2020-09-11 Expires: 2020-10-12

 World-changing technologies. Life-changing careers.

National security is our business. We apply science to help detect, repel, defeat, or mitigate threats.

For more than 60 years, Sandia has delivered essential science and technology to resolve the nation's most challenging security issues.

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