full-time employee contract
ManTech is seeking a talented Avionics Manufacturing Engineer to support Air Force space launch and range programs, and perform Manufacturing Engineering/Producibility roles in evaluating critical manufacturing processes for qualification and variation that may impact design and manufacturability of Flight Critical Items.
General Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
? Responsible for reporting assessment and evaluation results to senior program managers and customer representatives
? Interface with a multi-disciplined team consisting of multiple Contractors and team members
? Work with launch vehicle provider to schedule and track audits to be performed during rocket certification activities
? Develop products such data tables, audit checklists, presentations, and reports status to the customer. Reviews completed team products for completeness and acceptance.
? Compile and present weekly status charts of team to AF leadership.
? Complete perform audits and audit checklists in preparation for Engineering Review Boards and design reviews
? Interface with customer, design engineers, project manager, and production personnel.
? Participate in Engineering Review Boards and apply knowledge of product design, fabrication, assembly, tooling, and materials.
? Examine product design and its implementation to manufacturing processes assessing/evaluating the manufacturing baseline for qualification, capability, process control and maturity.
? Assess documentation for proper configuration management and change control.
? Assess/ evaluate conformance to standards, specifications, drawings, procedures, work instructions, other contractual requirements and the trace-ability to the functional and physical characteristics of configuration items.
? Generate audit checklists and conduct production floor audits to verify documented processes are being followed.
? Review process changes to determine impact to process stability.
? Assess facilities manufacturing capacity, production readiness, vendor/supplier control requirements.
Mandatory Skills Requirements:
? Bachelor?s Degree in science, engineering & 10-15 years of experience involving manufacture of complex products; application of manufacturing principles and methods including: product design, process design, producibility, process qualifications/validation, product design requirements flow down to manufacturing process requirements/documentation, product and process controls, measurement and test, product/process audits, statistical applications, configuration management, and lean manufacturing.
? Strong work ethic, flexibility, and attention to detail
? Detailed knowledge and use of Microsoft office products, including word and PowerPoint and PC usage.
? Strong communication and auditing skills, team participator, including resolving conflict
? Experience with space-qualified parts fabrication and assembly
? Experience with manufacturing-based ERP systems
? Applicants must be U.S. persons as defined by the ITAR (22 CFR §120.15)
? Experience with Surface Mount Technology in circuit card fabrication; printed wiring board fabrication and testing; avionics box assembly; wire harnessing; component and subsystem testing.
Other Skills Preferred:
? A strong background in launch or satellite systems manufacturing is highly desired.
? Master's Degree desirable
? Analytical and Critical thinking skills
? Oral and written communication skills
? Organizational skills
? Ability to handle stress and work well under pressure
? Multi-tasking ability