LEONARDO DRS, headquartered in Arlington, Virginia and is a leading supplier of integrated products, services and support to military forces, intelligence agencies and prime contractors worldwide. The company is a wholly owned subsidiary of Leonardo which employs more than 45,000 people worldwide. We offer a competitive compensation package and a business culture which rewards performance. For additional information on LEONARDO DRS, please visit our website at www.leonardodrs.com. We are committed to recruiting and retaining the best talent in the defense and aerospace industry.
DRS Technologies Canada Ltd. (DRS Canada), is a leading mid-tier Canadian defence electronics company specializing in military voice and data communications systems; electro-optics (EO) and infrared search and tracking systems (IRST); command, control, communications, computers and intelligence (C4I) systems integration; deployable flight data recorders; and defence/space electronics manufacturing.
The Quality Assurance Specialist (QAS) applies general quality management principles, industry NASA and ESA standards, company defined procedures and practices to ensure that the company produces fully compliant space hardware and achieve customer satisfaction. Combines manufacturing and auditing knowledge to provide specialized quality assurance support within the organization.
Major Roles and Responsibilities:
Contract Review and Compliance Planning
Customer Liaison and Customer Satisfaction
Quality System Support
AS 9145 APQP /PPAP
Quality Assurance Interval Auditing
ISO 9001:2015 / AS 9100 Rev D
Quality management systems -- Requirements
Quality management systems – Guidelines for quality plans
First Article Inspection (FAI)
Advanced Product Quality Planning / Production Part Approval Process
Requirements for Soldered Electrical and Electronic Assemblies
Knowledge of Space Addendum J-STD-001ES
Acceptability of Electronic Assemblies
Knowledge of Space Addendum
Requirements and Acceptance for Cable and Wire Harness Assemblies
NASA Workmanship Standard for Polymeric Application on Electronic Assemblies
NASA Technical Standard: Workmanship Standard for Surface Mount Technology
NASA Technical Standard: Soldered Electrical Connections
NASA Workmanship Standard for Crimping, Interconnecting Cables, Harnesses, and Wiring
NASA Technical Standard: Implementation Requirements for NASA Workmanship Standards
All applicants must be legally entitled to work in Canada and meet Controlled Goods Clearance requirements; a minimum of 5-years continuous residence in Canada and a police background check are mandatory.
Special needs of candidates with disabilities will be accommodated. DRS is dedicated to Employment Equity. The successful candidate(s) must fulfill requirements for U.S. International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR), Canadian Controlled Goods Program (CGP) and Canadian security clearance. DRS Technologies Canada Ltd. is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants may apply to this position online at www.leonardodrs.com careers. #DRSCanada