CACI International Program Quality Manager in Orlando, Florida
Program Quality Manager
Job Category: Engineering and Technical Support
Time Type: Full time
Minimum Clearance Required to Start: None
Employee Type: Regular
Percentage of Travel Required: Up to 50%
Type of Travel: Local
CACI is seeking a Program Quality Manager to join our team in Orlando, FL in the SA Photonics Division. At SA Photonics, we specialize in the design, development, and manufacturing of complex, state-of-the-art systems for military, space, and commercial applications. Our products include both optical and RF systems as well as sophisticated image processing & visualization systems. SA Photonics has a small team of highly experienced engineers and scientists who work in tight-knit groups on state of the art projects while enjoying a good work-life balance.
What You’ll Get to Do:
Function as the primary customer interface representing SA Photonics Quality Assurance
Perform assembly risk analysis on engineering build documentation of space and airborne laser electro-optical communication systems
Review and inspect hardware and documentation for compliance, foreign object debris (FOD), workmanship, and improvement opportunities
Engage with assembly technicians for process compliance verification and improvement
Chair the Material Review Board and Failure Review Boards to facilitate proper dispositions and Root Cause Analysis
Create, compile, and maintain End Items Data Packages for program hardware
Establish a rapport with process owners and develop a working knowledge of the end-to-end product realization details
Perform program production and hardware configuration audits
Support customer audits, meetings, and milestone reviews representing program Quality
Coordinate, present, and champion quality plans, corrective actions and recovery activities
Monitor program supplier performance and issue corrective actions as appropriate
Present program quality issues to management and customers for resolution
Interface with site quality leadership to elevate system issues
Create inspection criteria and implement an operator self-inspection program
Identifying and implementing process improvements to meet program-specific and corporate goals
Writing quality process documents, work instructions, and inspection guides as needed
Participate in supplier site-audits and scorecard reviews as needed
Create and conduct training on quality assurance topics as appropriate
You’ll Bring These Qualifications:
BS in Engineering, Manufacturing, or related technical field
Direct applicable experience may be considered in lieu of a degree
5+ years of experience in electronic, optoelectronic, and/or opto-mechanical manufacturing highly desired
Preference given to applicants with experience with aerospace and defense Prime Contractors and space flight programs
Preference given to applicants with operational knowledge of AS9100 QMS
ASQ certifications (CQE, CQA, CSQP), or other similar professional certifications a plus
Ability to stand, sit, walk for prolonged periods of time in a mix of manufacturing labs, office, and cleanroom environments
Occasional lifting of up to 20 lbs may be required
Excellent work habits (proactive, responsible, organized, self-motivated, etc.)
Excellent interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills
What We Can Offer You:
We’ve been named a Best Place to Work by the Washington Post.
Our employees value the flexibility at CACI that allows them to balance quality work and their personal lives.
We offer competitive benefits and learning and development opportunities.
We are mission-oriented and ever vigilant in aligning our solutions with the nation’s highest priorities.
For over 55 years, the principles of CACI’s unique, character-based culture have been the driving force behind our success.
Company Overview: At CACI, you will have the opportunity to make an immediate impact by providing information solutions and services in support of national security missions and government transformation for Intelligence, Defense, and Federal Civilian customers. CACI is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, status as a protected veteran, or any other protected characteristic.
As a federal contractor, CACI is subject to any federal vaccine mandates or other customer vaccination requirements. All new hires are required to report their vaccination status.