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Process & Quality Engineer

Malibu, CA, USA Req #311
Tuesday, June 23, 2020

Located in Malibu, California, HRL has been on the leading edge of technology, conducting pioneering research and advancing the state of the art.

Perform activities to execute quality engineering processes in a lean new business/research-type environment including: developing quality standards and control systems, maturing technology to transition research processes to a production environment, monitoring compliance to quality standards and implementing necessary corrective actions, and leading failure analysis and root cause investigation activities. Must be able to obtain and maintain required security clearances.

At least 8 years as lead engineer with demonstrable experience in Process and Quality Engineering. Hands on experience with process development of infrared focal plane arrays (FPAs) and associated subsystems is highly desirable.

Strong hands-on experience with Quality Engineering processes in a lean new business/research-type environment, including proficiency in Excel, Excel macros and VBA in lieu of standard COTS tools. Proficiency with Microsoft Office (PowerPoint, Excel, Word, Project, Visio) is essential.
Experience with database management and hardware/firmware/software configuration control is required.
Familiarity with infrared sensors and integrated dewar cooler assemblies is highly desirable.

Proficiency in use of computers, engineering work stations, complex electronic equipment, oral and written communication, interaction with vendors/colleagues and willingness to work in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment.
Ability to work well in a team and independently.

U.S. citizenship is required.
Must be able to obtain and maintain a security clearance.
Ability to obtain Interim and/or Final Security Clearance (Post Start); Active DoD Security Clearance, SSBI is a plus. 

This position must meet Export Control compliance requirements, therefore a "U.S. Person" as defined by 22 C.F.R. § 120.15 is required. "U.S. Person" includes U.S. Citizen, lawful permanent resident, refugee, or asylee.

HRL offers a very competitive compensation and benefits package. Our benefits include medical, dental, vision, life insurance, 401K match, gym facilities, PTO, growth potential, and an exciting and challenging work environment.
HRL Laboratories is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and does not discriminate in recruiting, hiring, training or promoting, on the basis of race, ethnicity, color, creed, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, physical or mental disability, pregnancy, medical condition, U.S. military or protected veteran status, union membership, or political affiliation. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.

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  • Pay Type Salary
  • Malibu, CA, USA