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Quality Assurance Inspector (591191)

Progeny Systems Corporation
Manassas, VA 20110
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Progeny Systems Corporation

Progeny Systems Corporation 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, or protected Veteran status.

Job Type:
Location: US-VA-Manassas
Category: Professionals

Job Description

Progeny Systems Corporation is a high-tech business focusing on software and hardware system integration, cutting-edge research and development, and manufacturing. We provide premium systems, services, and products for the Department of Defense, government agencies and commercial clients. Progeny Systems is seeking a self-motivated, organized, and experienced Quality Assurance Inspector to join the team.

A successful candidate will report directly to the Quality Assurance Supervisor at Progeny's Manassas, VA Facility. Candidates will be working in a fast paced and attention to detail-oriented environment. Work is performed to validate conformance of material to be used for production or direct delivery to customers. Most work activities shall be performed within a normal 40-hour work week, but candidates may have occasional compensated overtime.

Duties and Responsibilities include but not limited to:

Performs inspections of mechanical, copper and fiber optic cable and circuit card assemblies against company controlled technical drawings and other specifications to ensure conformance.

Initiates nonconformance reports for material identified to be out of specifications.
  • Inspects and approves incoming materials by confirming specifications, conducting visual and measurement tests, rejecting unacceptable materials, and maintaining records of Certificates of Conformance.
  • Inspects in-process production by confirming specifications, conducting visual inspections to details assembly drawings and/or detail inspection procedures.
  • Approves finished products by confirming specifications, conducting visual inspections to details assembly drawings and/or detail inspection procedures.
  • Documents all inspection results and failure data by completing reports into quality database.

Create and maintain As Built Lists for assemblies.

Organize and retain internal test data.

Process and perform incoming inspections of RMA assemblies.

Document failure data for assemblies that require vendor repair.

Create and maintain records for tracking repairs of Engineering Development Model assemblies.

Provide weekly status of product in the QA area.

Provide support for formal sell offs with customer witnesses.

QA review of documentation (mechanical & electrical drawings and procedures).

Assist with creation of workflow steps and assembly & inspection procedures for new assemblies.

Interface with DCMA representative when they perform audits.


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Ability to interpret and follow technical drawings, datasheets and written work instructions

Working knowledge of the basic Microsoft Office suite of business software; MS Word, Excel

Strong organizational and writing skills

Ability to work in a fast-paced, ever-changing, engineering environment

Strong attention to detail


Minimum five years' experience in an Electronic, Mechanical and Electro-mechanical assembly Production Environment

IPC/WHMA-A-620 Specialist Certification

IPC-A-610 Specialist Certification

This position requires the applicant to obtain and maintain a DoD Clearance.

Physical and Mental Requirements for all positions:
Prolonged stationary periods at a desk
General ability to operate computer and other productivity machinery such as calculator, copy machine, printer, etc.
Ability to lift and transport up to 15 pounds at times
Effectively communicate with others
Ability to stay focused and provide attention to detail.
Ability to think analytically and apply problem solving skills to scenarios throughout the course of the workday


If you need special assistance or an accommodation while seeking employment, please contact our recruiting department at hr@progeny.net or call 703.368.6107. We will make a determination on your request for reasonable accommodation on a case-by-case basis.


To learn more about the Benefits offered by Progeny Systems, including a minimum $1,000 sign-on bonus for all new hires, please visit our website at http://www.progeny.net/careers.

About Progeny Systems

Progeny Systems is a privately held, high-tech small business that provides premium systems, services, and products for the Department of Defense, government agencies and commercial clients. We are a technology leader in numerous areas including: technology insertion; acoustic sensors; signal processing; combat systems; torpedoes; cyber security; biometrics; knowledge management; undersea vehicles; open architecture; electromagnetic maneuver warfare; electronics packaging; and image/video processing/analysis.

Progeny System's ability to leverage flexibility, rapid turnaround, customer responsiveness, and encourage an environment for experimental research has been critical to our success in developing, producing and supporting numerous mission critical national defense systems.

Progeny has provided highly complex products/programs to the United States Government in collaboration with the following agencies, among others:

- United States Navy

- United States Air Force

- United States Army

- Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA)

- National Aeronautics & Space Administration (NASA)


Posted: 2022-07-19 Expires: 2022-08-20

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