Position: Quality Engineer
Location: Montville, NJ
Job Id: 863-530-22-R
\# of Openings: 3
Marotta Controls, Inc. is one of the fastest growing technology businesses in New Jersey, specializing in the design, development, and production of precision control components and systems. Founded in 1943, Marotta has been at the forefront of Aerospace & Defense milestones for over 75 years from breaking the sound barrier on the Bell X-1 and landing the first man on the moon to playing a critical role on today's advanced U.S Navy platforms as well as the emerging commercial pace industry.
Our products and expertise range from high performance valves to complete sub-systems that integrate electronic controls, actuators, and power conversion systems. We have received over 200 patents for our technologies and support the most demanding applications found on military aircraft, tactical systems, submarines, surface ships, satellites and space launch vehicles. Our teams have repeatedly been recognized for outstanding performance by some of the most prestigious organizations in the world including The Boeing Company, Lockheed Martin, NASA & Northrop Grumman.
The Quality Engineer supports program quality initiatives and monitors quality performance for both the Supply Chain and for internal development and production to ensure effective process control are employed. This role leads root cause analysis and corrective action activities, supports continuous improvement initiatives with ability to present results to customer and senior management. QE assists in supporting company goals for program Quality and Delivery targets.
Essential or Primary / Key Responsibilities:
Develop procedures from various industry and aerospace specifications
Investigate, assess, and resolve production problems in a team environment
Represent Quality for Programs / Customers
Review Drawings- flowdown, best practices
Review and approve component FAI's
Coordinate completion of customer FAI's
Support in-process product reviews
Acceptance Data Package Preparation/ Review
Support Audits - Customer / Internal
Support customer inquiries, including requests for warranty support, lead corrective action activities
Work internally and externally to develop Risk Analysis and Mitigation plans
Promote the use of Quality tools, SPC, PFMEA, and MSA to reduce variability
Actively participate in cost reduction programs/initiatives related to scrap, rework and repair activities.
Provide guidance and training to internal personnel and suppliers to effectively execute Corrective Action Requests (inclusive of SCARs), Quality System requirements, Quality Alerts, Corrective/Preventive Actions (CAPA) implementation, change control and root cause analysis
Additional Duties / Responsibilities:
Bring initiatives and activities to closure in a timely manner through effective interaction with individuals, both internal and external to the Marotta organization (as required).
Maintain and continue to elevate relationships with Business Development, Engineering, Operations, Customer Service and all other facets of the company
Abide by all safety, quality, housekeeping and company policies/procedures to ensure compliance to various regulatory and internal system requirements
Consistently demonstrate commitment to company values
Keep management informed of area activities and of any significant problems
Ensure that work area and work areas of direct reports are clean, secure, and well maintained
Complete special projects and miscellaneous assignments as required
This job interacts both in a professional office environment and a manufacturing/machine shop environment. This role uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones, photocopiers, filing cabinets and fax machines, as well as environments inclusive of the appropriate eye, hearing and foot protection (as required).
This is a full-time position. Overtime and weekend may be required as job duties demand.
Some travel may be expected for this position (up to 10%)
Minimum Required Qualifications:
Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering, Manufacturing Engineering, Aerospace Engineering or a related field of study
4+ years' experience in quality-related function (preferred, however applicant may be a recent graduate w/related internship experience)
Work experience in data analysis and procedure writing (preferred)
Ability to interpret Military, Commercial aircraft and Space level specifications and standards
Ability to read and understand schematics and drawings
Knowledge of Quality Management System - AS9100, ISO9001, ISO/TS16949
Knowledge of Special Processes -- critical finishes, chemical conversion, soldering, crimping, non-destructive and destructive analysis methods
Strong verbal/written communication skills required for multi-faceted interactions with all levels of personnel within the organization, as well as any and all outside agents, including but not limited to; vendors, suppliers, customers, etc.
Strong computer literacy, with MS Office/PC expertise, and demonstrated experience with applicable systems, programs, equipment, etc.
This position requires the eligibility to obtain a security clearance, therefore you must be able to obtain/maintain a security clearance
Must be a US Citizen
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk and hear.
Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus. Vision and color vision must pass job-required vision screening
The employee is frequently required to reach with hands and arms, and to use hands to finger, handle or feel
The employee is regularly required to stand, sit, walk, and move about the facility.
The employee may be required to lift and/or move items weighing up to 25 pounds.
We offer a highly competitive compensation package for this outstanding position plus a quarterly bonus along with a full range of top quality benefits and employee services including: medical, prescription, dental, vision, life and disability income insurance programs, 401k retirement plans with company match, generous tuition aid program, paid vacation, sick and personal days, paid holidays and flexible work hours with compressed work week options. We recognize and reward our employee's accomplishments and host several employee engagement events per quarter.
This position is at our Montville, NJ corporate offices location.
Many of our contracts require proof that you are a U.S. citizen and/or that an export license has been obtained for employees who are citizens of certain countries. Your employment, both initially and continually thereafter, is conditioned on production of such proof of citizenship and/or any export license that may be required to comply with any and all applicable laws, regulations, or executive orders, or required by Federal, State, or local government contracts.
If you are looking to grow or accelerate your career and be part of a best in class organization while enjoying a work-life balance, please visit our website at to learn more about us and to apply. Check out all our openings at https://marotta.com/job-openings/
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At Marotta Controls, we believe the success of our company lies in our people. In turn, we offer excellent opportunities for enthusiastic individuals to further their career.
For the professional, Marotta Controls is a place where you work in an advanced technical environment, where your creativity is challenged, and your performance is rewarded. Although we employ professionals with many diverse skills, we most often have opportunities for Mechanical, Electrical and Design Engineers, Quality Engineers, CAD Designers, Program Managers and Buyers.
Additionally we seek to employ skilled craft workers such as Machinist (both conventional and CNC), Inspectors, Assemblers and Technicians in numerous job categories and skills to turn state-of-the-art designs into hardware of the highest quality performing critical functions in Aerospace and Defense applications.