Quality Assurance Technician - Military veterans preferred

SAIC (www.saic.com)


  full-time   employee

San Diego
United States


SAIC is looking for a Quality Assurance Technician to provide support for our Quality Assurance (QA) team supporting the Network Integration Engineering Facility (NIEF) located in San Diego, CA. Responsibilities and knowledge required for the position include: 

  • Responsible for coordination and completion of tasks as assigned, and other duties specific to the NIEF QA team
  • Maintain compliance with standards of the NIEF quality management system (QMS) for ISO 9001:2015
  • Assists in the initiation and resolution of quality inspections including deviations, out of specifications, out of tolerances, facility incident notifications, corrective/preventive actions and/or non-compliances (NCs)
  • Uses the configuration management tool, CMPro, to generate, track, and close work orders and deviations
  • Review and inspect IUID labels and other IUID requirements
  • Reads and Understands Engineering Drawings
  • Ensures the implementation of performance targets set for the department
  • Maintaining a high level of quality awareness throughout the organization through on the job and other regular training and system auditing
  • Responsible for reviewing, assessing, tracking, following-up and completing quality inspections, investigations, CAPA, risk assessments, and action items
  • Updates databases, prepares weekly metrics, identifies and communicates trending and tracking of Quality Events to supervisor
  • Performs QA functions including review of production processes to ensure compliance with operating procedures and facilitate process improvements
  • Responsible for supporting the audit by regulatory agencies and government inspections
  • Follows applicable regulations, including ISO, and company policies and procedures
  • Provide QA input and guidance during production of commercial product related to quality events and issue resolution
  • Works with project planners to resolve common production issues
  • Familiarity with defense communication systems projects to include scheduling, quality assurance, quality control, and risk management.
  • Experience with coordination of calibration activities in a government environment.


Required Education and Experience:

  • AA degree in related disipline and three years of experience; Or, High School and five (5) years of related experience.

Required skills:

  • 5+ years of experience with quality assurance, quality control, or other inspection or quality processes and procedures

Required clearance:

  • Must have an active Secret clearance.


  • Must be able to travel 10% or as required


  • Associates or Bachelor’s degree
  • Knowledgeable in Naval or DoD installation processes, practices, and procedures
  • Mechanical or Electrical industry standard skillsets
  • Familiarity with quality systems such as document control, vendor qualifications and CAPA
  • Familiarity with CMPro