Millennium Space Systems

Quality Specialist

Quality and Safety - El Segundo, CA - Full Time

Company Overview

Millennium Space Systems delivers affordable, high-performance space systems for exacting customers. At Millennium, you will be part of a close-knit team working on exciting technological problems. We work in an open environment where ideas are shared across all disciplines, and there are ample opportunities for advancement based on excellence. Superstars are welcome.

Job Summary

Millennium Space Systems is looking for a Quality Specialist to support an agile Quality and Safety Team in implementing and monitoring of AS9100 processes for Millennium Space Systems.  The Quality Specialists will work with Engineering and Manufacturing to improve processes and monitor adherence to quality plans by conducting internal audits and performing analysis to continually improve flight hardware and software and internal processes. 

Job Duties Include But Are Not Limited To:

  • Perform closed-loop corrective actions and root cause analysis
  • Assemble and review end-item data packages for submittal to customers
  • Effectively review quality requirements of contracts, purchase orders, and amendment to awarded contracts
  • Successfully resolve non-conforming material issues
  • Represent quality assurance on new product start-up and existing teams and identify any unique customer requirements for workmanship or tractability
  • Monitor adherence to quality plans and conduct analysis, internal audits, identifying critical and preventative measures and corrective actions and verification procedures
  • Prepare quality documentation and reports by collecting, analyzing and summarizing information and trends including failed processes, corrective actions, and audit results


  • Bachelor’s Degree.
  • Must have 3-to-5 years of experience as a Quality Specialist/Engineer preferably in electronics, aerospace manufacturing, or automotive manufacturing.
  • An equivalent combination of relevant experience and education is acceptable.
  • Must possess excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Experience with implementing QMS to AS9100/ISO-9001 certification
  • Experience performing internal audits and providing written reports
  • Experience with interfacing directly with software and hardware engineers to identify existing processes and identify changes required for AS9100 certification
  • Experience implementing continuous improvement initiatives
  • Familiarity technical specifications and quality assurance standards for aerospace and space applications
  •  Working knowledge of configuration management disciplines, tool, and practices to ensure products and services meet quality engineering requirements
  • Proven technical writing skills including quality procedures and test plans
  • Preferred Skills and Experience:
  • Experience with EHS requirements and OSHA compliance
  • Proficiency with Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) software

Benefits and Perks

Millennium Space Systems offers a very competitive benefits package to include medical, dental, vision, and 401k plan.

Before applying, please note:

Millennium is DDTC-registered, ITAR-compliant Company. This position is located at a facility that requires special access. Applicants MUST be U.S. citizens and eligible for a security clearance. Additionally, applicants must be willing to apply for and maintain a security clearance. We are proud to be an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. We encourage veterans, disabled veterans and disabled individuals to apply for any open position for which they feel they are qualified.

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