Advanced Quality Inspector - Military veterans preferred

General Dynamics Mission Systems (


  full-time   employee

United States

Basic Qualifications
High School diploma or the equivalent is required. Associates degree in Electronics, Computer Science, Mechanical engineering is preferred. In addition, a minimum of 2 year of directly related experience is required.
J-STD_001, 002, IPC 610, MIL-STD-883, MIL-STD-750 and X-Ray qualification certifications may be required.
Applicants selected will be subject to a U.S. Government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. Due to the nature of work performed within our facilities, U.S. citizenship is required.
Responsibilities for this Position
General Dynamics Mission Systems has an immediate opening for a Advanced Quality Inspector. This position provides an opportunity to further advance the cutting-edge technology that supports some of our nation’s core defense/intelligence services and systems. General Dynamics Mission Systems employees work closely with esteemed customers to develop solutions that allow them to carry out high-stakes national security missions.
Inspects in-process and final electronic systems, precision electromechanical assemblies, or mechanical assemblies and sub-assemblies that will be launched into space.
Performs real time defect evaluation
Prepares QA documentation
Verifies corrective action implementation
Performs housekeeping audits
Verifies implementation of rework
Generates and/or verifies traceability information
Photo verification
Witness sets-up for electrical/mechanical tests
Interfaces with coworkers and internal customers and other departments
Will have contact with customer and/or government inspection personnel
Provide department summary reports on activities in the inspection area and conduct floor audits.

Considerable knowledge of and ability to be certified to J-STD-001ES (Space Addendum)
Knowledge with cable and harness inspection (IPC-WHMA-A620B)
Considerable knowledge of ESD control
Considerable knowledge of workmanship standards
Skilled in the set-up of basic electronic test configurations or mechanical test configurations
Skilled in using PC applications (Microsoft Word, Excel)
Skilled in use of basic mechanical measurement tools
Interpersonal skills, conflict resolution skills
Must be able to work unsupervised and will be responsible for limited QA Engineering approvals
General knowledge of electronic theory, knowledge of manufacturing process, ability to read and inspect to assembly blueprint, wire list and parts list.
Company Overview
General Dynamics Mission Systems (GDMS) engineers a diverse portfolio of high technology solutions, products and services that enable customers to successfully execute missions across all domains of operation. With a global team of 13,000+ top professionals, we partner with the best in industry to expand the bounds of innovation in the defense and scientific arenas. Given the nature of our work and who we are, we value trust, honesty, alignment and transparency. We offer highly competitive benefits and pride ourselves in being a great place to work with a shared sense of purpose. You will also enjoy a flexible work environment where contributions are recognized and rewarded. If who we are and what we do resonates with you, we invite you to join our high performance team!
General Dynamics is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer that is committed to hiring a diverse and talented workforce. EOE/Disability/Veteran