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MDA Systems Ltd.
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Quality Assurance Analyst - Product Assurance - Posting 18-077

Reference ID: MDR00000069-English

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Brampton, ON
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Full Time
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Engineering



Job Description

Maxar Technologies Ltd. (formerly MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd.) is a leading global provider of advanced space technology solutions for commercial and government markets including satellites, Earth imagery, geospatial data and analytics. As a trusted partner, Maxar Technologies provides unmatched end-to-end advanced systems capabilities and integrated solutions expertise to help our customers anticipate and address their most complex mission critical challenges with confidence. With more than 6,500 employees in 21 locations, the Maxar Technologies portfolio of commercial space brands includes SSL, MDA, DigitalGlobe and Radiant Solutions. Every day, millions of people rely on Maxar Technologies to communicate, share information and data, and deliver insights that empower a better world. Maxar trades on the Toronto Stock Exchange and New York Stock Exchange as MAXR. For more information visit www.maxar.com .

For more than three decades, human space flight has been supported by advanced robotics developed by MDA. We have combined complex robotics with control software to develop the Space Shuttle' s Canadarm and the Mobile Servicing System for the International Space Station. Leveraging our expertise in robotic technology and space-borne sensing systems, MDA is developing sophisticated systems for on-orbit servicing of satellites and planetary missions to explore the Moon and Mars.

On Earth we are taking our experience in space robotics into new areas of advanced robotics for nuclear, medical, industrial, and mining applications. We invite you to visit our website at www.mdacorporation.com.

MDA is currently seeking a Quality Assurance Analyst I specializing in electrical inspections to be assigned to the Product Assurance (PA) department for aerospace, medical and nuclear programs.

Primary Activities
  • Quality Assurance develops, prepares and/or revises quality procedures, directives, inspection and process instructions.
  • QA monitors all aspects of manufacturing, integration, testing and packaging.
  • QA performs manufacturing and paperwork inspections to IPC, NASA and MDA standards.
  • QA performs subcontractor/vendor quality audits and inspections to ISO 9001 or AS9100.

Experience and Skills
  • Interested candidates must possess an Electrical engineering degree or equivalent with two years&rsquo experience in Quality engineering field in a highly regulated industry
  • A quality certificate an asset
  • Experience with aerospace, nuclear or medical standards is an asset
  • Experience with ISO9001 required. Experience with AS9100, ISO13485 and Z299 an asset
  • Experience or training with IPC or equivalent standards is an asset. Strong computer skills including MS Office along with engineering tools would be an asset.
  • Verbal, written communication skills are essential to this position

Comments/Special Consideration:

All candidates must be able to obtain CGP and ITAR clearance.

MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Inc. is an equal opportunity employer committed to promoting diversity in the workplace.

With respects to Accessibilities for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Inc. is proud to provide accommodation(s) during the recruitment process. Should you require any accommodations, please feel free to notify us.

Primary Activities
  • MDA is currently seeking a Quality Assurance Analyst I specializing in electrical inspections to be assigned to the Product Assurance (PA) department for aerospace, medical and nuclear programs.
  • Quality Assurance develops, prepares and/or revises quality procedures, directives, inspection and process instructions.
  • QA monitors all aspects of manufacturing, integration, testing and packaging.
  • QA performs manufacturing and paperwork inspections to IPC, NASA and MDA standards.
  • QA performs subcontractor/vendor quality audits and inspections to ISO 9001 or AS9100.

Candidate Profile

Interested candidates must possess an Electrical engineering degree or equivalent with two years&rsquo experience in Quality engineering field in a highly regulated industry. A quality certificate an asset. Experience with aerospace, nuclear or medical standards is an asset. Experience with ISO9001 required. Experience with AS9100, ISO13485 and Z299 an asset. Experience or training with IPC or equivalent standards is an asset. Strong computer skills including MS Office along with engineering tools would be an asset.


  • verbal, written communication skills are essential to this position. All candidates must be able to obtain CGP and ITAR clearance.



  • MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Inc. is an equal opportunity employer committed to promoting diversity in the workplace.



    With respects to Accessibilities for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Inc. is proud to provide accommodation(s) during the recruitment process. Should you require any accommodations, please feel free to notify us.

    Posted: October 18, 2018
    Closes: December 17, 2018
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    Company Info
    Size:
    1001-5000 employees
    Industry:
    Technology

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    About MDA Systems Ltd.

    MDA is a global communications and information company providing operational solutions to commercial and government organizations worldwide. MDA's business is focused on markets and customers...