AECOM Quality Assurance Engineer in Atlanta, Georgia

Business Line Transportation

Position Title Quality Assurance Engineer

United States of America - Georgia


Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a highly motivated Quality Assurance Engineer for employment in the Atlanta, GA office. The projects will range from large to small projects ranging from upgraded systems, facilities, stations and other physical site locations for rail transit. This is an excellent opportunity to be involved in a wide variety of projects for one of our larger Georgia AECOM clients.

The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:

  • Understands the basic of elements of Request for Proposal (RFP) and Invitation for Bid (IFB) contracts as well as principles, practices, standards, and procedures for quality assurance

  • Monitors quality assurance aspects of contract performance in design, manufacturing, and installation activities

  • Prepares clear and concise reports, correspondence, and technical documents

  • Verifies completion and quality of work, records findings, maintains and produces accurate logs, files and other documentation including photos

  • Produces quality reports associated with work activities as well as audits

  • Monitors and evaluates quality assurance elements of assigned projects

  • Evaluates contractor/supplier compliance with contractual specification requirements

  • Evaluates effectiveness of contractor’s quality assurance program plan and recommends improvements

  • Researches and recommends acceptance of submitted materials and equipment

  • Reads and interprets plans, drawings, specifications, standards, and procedures

  • Reviews documents, ensure contract compliance, the use of proper methods, and compatibility with other systems

  • Conducts and documents inspections. (i.e., Release for Shipment (RFS), Installation Verification (IV), and First Article/First Article Configuration (FAI/ FACI))

  • Attends and participates in projects meetings and stays abreast of quality requirements, issues/concerns, and scheduling

  • Leads and documents audits and surveys of contractor/supplier quality system

  • Approves and verifies implementation of necessary action plans to correct/improve and prevent quality deficiencies

  • Knows principles of business writing and basic report preparation

  • Assists in developing special quality assurance training content

  • Familiar with safe work practices and procedures

  • Participates in the implementation, and maintenance of quality assurance plans and programs.

  • Creates standards for performance and inspections systems, establishes quality assurance testing models for analysis of raw materials, materials in process, and finished products

  • Performs quality system audits and implements necessary action plans to correct or improve quality deficiencies

  • Produces quality reports associated with work activities

  • Verifies completion and evaluates quality of work

  • Produces and maintains accurate logs

  • Recommends corrective and preventive action

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical or Electronics Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Systems Engineering, Construction Management, or Engineering Technology, or a related discipline

  • 5+ years of experience performing Quality Assurance work at an advanced level, tasked with roles and responsibilities including but not limited to TQM (Total Quality Management) implementation, DOE (Design of Experiments), and automatic quality regulating system through SPC (Statistical Processing Control).

  • Proficient in using current office equipment including copiers and computers, and supporting word processing and spreadsheet applications

  • Experience in Automatic Train Control, Transit Communications, Transit Vehicle Systems, Elevator and Escalators, Fare Collection, and/or Bus Maintenance contract management.

  • Knowledge of computer software applications

  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills

  • Highly responsive to changing demands

  • Forward thinking ability

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with rail transit system/subsystem equipment is preferred

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow.

AECOM is an equal opportunity employer and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please

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Job Category Engineering

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 163061BR