Teledyne Brown Engineering, Inc. is an industry leader in engineered systems and advanced manufacturing. The Company provides full-spectrum systems engineering, integration, manufacturing, and lifecycle sustainment solutions to the marine, aviation, aerospace, and defense, energy, and environment markets. Teledyne Brown has expertise in systems integration, technology development, hardware design, prototype development, system test and evaluation, advanced manufacturing, performance-based logistics solutions, and operations and maintenance
The NAVSEA Certification Specialist will be responsible for all Navy Certification and Quality requirements for a program operating under the P-9290 System Certification Procedures and Criteria Manual for Deep Submergence Systems (DSS) requirements. This includes review of complex operational systems, drawings and models and related program quality requirements to work with Engineering, Manufacturing and Customer representatives to assure all requirements are met. Review and approval of Certification-related Objective Quality Evidence such as shop travelers (build paper), receipt inspection documentation, test data, Re-Entry Control (REC) packages, etc. in support of system certification.
Implements and manages the project specific Quality Management System Plan. Assists Manufacturing Engineering to establish the personnel, equipment, and facility resources necessary for performance of the contract requirements. Evaluates and makes recommendations on specific system designs in terms of operational suitability and effectiveness in fulfilling customer or contract requirements. Reviews, approves and administers DSS Certification-related technical plans, procedures and policies for assigned organization. Formulates, establishes, and implements analytical techniques for determining corrective actions and process improvements including flow down to the shop floor and follow-up for effectiveness. Surveys as the company Lead on preparation for and POC for Navy Functional Audits and Certification Surveys and prepares and /or reviews and approves all Audit Card responses. Prepares Departures From Specifications (DFSs), Liaison Action Requests (LARs) A strong working background in P-9290 and ISO 9001. ISO audit experience. Should be familiar with MIL-STD 1330 requirements for oxygen clean systems.
Additionally, the NAVSEA Certification Specialist will be expected to develop and maintain a good working relationship with customer's Certification and QA leads and on-site inspectors. Will be required to act as POC for government source inspection
Education and Experience:
Requires over five years concentrated technical experience, or the equivalent in combined education and experience, including at least three years in responsible positions involving analysis, design, development, or test. Must be generally recognized as a specialist in a technical area by competent professional associates.
Direct experience with the certification of NAVSEA DSS assets under P-9290 or similar programs (e.g., SUBSAFE). Quality engineering experience with manufacturing complex hardware strongly preferred. Ability to read/understand complex design and manufacturing engineering drawings and models and related program quality requirements. ISO QMS and auditing experience required. Experience with complex red-lined programs a plus. Strong customer interaction skills required. Hands-on on manufacturing operational experience a plus (inspection, fabrication, welding, assembly, etc.) Experience with Government/Military QA required.
Hands on shop floor Quality Engineering Review of complex engineering drawings/models and program quality requirements. Review of complex shop travelers (build paper), receipt inspection documentation, test data and the development of inspection documentation. Communication and verification of Customer requirements Quality Management Systems Procedure and Technical Writing Problem Solving and Process Improvement QMS data collection and analysis Strong computer skills.