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BAE Systems Inspector III - Quality in Austin, Texas

Job Description

BAE Systems Electronic Systems is the global innovator behind game-changing defense and commercial electronics. Exploiting every electron, we push the limits of what is possible, giving our customers the edge and our employees opportunities to change the world. Our products and capabilities can be found everywhere from the depths of the ocean to the far reaches of space. At our core are more than 14,000 highly talented Electronic Systems employees with the brightest minds in the industry, we make an impact for our customers and the communities we serve.

BAE Systems is looking for an experienced Quality Inspector to join the 1st Shift Inspection team at the Austin, Texas facility. The Quality Inspector:

  1. Performs following tasks to inspect electronic systems, assemblies, subassemblies, circuit cards, components and parts for conformance to specifications, following blueprints, drawings, Method sheets, schematics, and other assembly manuals.

  2. Examines layout and installation of wiring, cables, subassemblies, hardware, and components to detect assembly errors.

  3. Will perform conformal coating inspections with black light scopes.

  4. Work from specifications, drawings, process instructions, engineering change orders, written and verbal instruction to inspect components subassemblies and assemblies against required quality standards such as IPC Standards and J-Standard (i.e., proper component orientation, masking, soldering, conformal coating, etc.).

  5. Identify and document defects and input data into the appropriate systems for future review. Inspect subassemblies and assemblies after rework, modifications or repairs to verify defects have been corrected.

  6. Verifies configuration of product to ensure conformity to the most recent revision.

  7. Maintains required records.

  8. Conducts process audits in all phases of manufacturing and inspection (i.e., calibration, materials, process sheets, etc.) to confirm processes are being accurately followed.

  9. Interfaces with engineering regarding technical issues (i.e., clarification of engineering change orders) and problem resolution.

  10. Performs other duties and responsibilities as required

Please note that pursuant to a government contract, this specific position requires US citizenship status.

Required Education, Experience, & Skills

  • Typically a High School Diploma and 2 years work experience or equivalent experience

  • Ability to read, understand, and follow process instructions, design drawings, and other related documentation used for the inspection of components, assemblies and subassemblies.

  • Ability to utilize various tools such as calipers, microscopes, gauges, etc.

  • Proven track record of employing customer-first strategy in achieving objectives

  • Demonstrated composure under fast-paced manufacturing environment

  • Demonstrated ability to work both independently and amongst dynamic, cross-functional teams

  • Strong communication skills (both oral and written) and interpersonal skills

Preferred Education, Experience, & Skills

  • Experience with the quality inspection of complex circuit card assemblies for at least 1-2 years

  • Technical school graduate in electronics manufacturing

  • J-Standard, and IPC-A-610 certified

Inspector III - Quality


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