Quality Assurance Engineer

Work to build humanity’s future in space — enable people to go to the moon, Mars, and beyond. Made In Space, Inc. is developing breakthrough manufacturing technologies for space and terrestrial spin-offs. Our goal: radically change the way we do space missions today by building everything you need for space, in space.

Location: Moffett Field, CA

Job Overview:

+ Develops, implements, and manages quality control systems designed to ensure continuous production of technology components consistent with established standards, customer specifications and production goals
+ Manages incoming receiving inspection process, including certification, physical, dimensional, and select functional validation
+ Drive vision, direction, and efficiency gains to meet scale and quality objectives
+ Assist in root cause investigations, communicate findings and recommendations when quality issues do arise
+ Ensure a high level of internal and external customer service
+ Plans, schedules and performs quality system audits
+ Measures and analyzes audit and QMS data and leads continual improvement initiatives
+ Full-time


+ BS in relevant engineering discipline
+ Minimum 5 years’ experience with quality and/or inspection processes
+ Must possess technical problem solving skills and advanced verbal and written communication skills
+ Must be detail oriented, organized, and demonstrate a high sense of urgency
+ Ability to lift 30 lbs., lifting, standing, climbing, bending, grasping, sitting, pulling, pushing, stooping, stretching, and carrying are generally required to perform the functions of this position
+ Must be a “U.S. person” as defined by the ITAR (22 CFR §120.15)

Preferred Skills and Experience

+ Strong technical writing skills, the ability to communicate effectively with management, technical teams, and       customers
+ Metrology expertise, CMM techniques and language (PCDMIS), Romer Arm, etc.
+ Project management, lean six sigma, and leadership skills
+ Experience managing a team of engineers functioning in different capacities on a multi-segmented project
+ Knowledge of ISS Requirements a huge plus