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Draper Quality Engineer Student in Cambridge, Massachusetts

Draper is an independent, nonprofit research and development company headquartered in Cambridge, MA. The 1,800 employees of Draper tackle important national challenges with a promise of delivering successful and usable solutions. From military defense and space exploration to biomedical engineering, lives often depend on the solutions we provide. Our multidisciplinary teams of engineers and scientists work in a collaborative environment that inspires the cross-fertilization of ideas necessary for true innovation. For more information about Draper, visit

Our work is very important to us, but so is our life outside of work. Draper supports many programs to improve work-life balance including workplace flexibility, employee clubs ranging from photography to yoga, health and finance workshops, off site social events and discounts to local museums and cultural activities. If this specific job opportunity and the chance to work at a nationally renowned R&D innovation company appeals to you, apply now

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Draper is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer. We understand the value of diversity and its impact on a high-performance culture. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, or genetic information.

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  • Provide engineering support to engineering related tasks.

  • Utilize analytical skill set to implement root cause analysis and provide recommendations for corrective action, and supporting various review boards as necessary.

  • Act as a liaison between internal engineering organizations, contractors, and the customer to obtain approval of various work products.

  • Possess the ability to investigate and solve problems as well as identify and act upon opportunities to make internal process improvements.

  • Develop process documentation will also be required.

  • Quality system experience not required, but desirable.

  • Candidate of a BS or MS Degree in an Engineering discipline.

  • The ability to cooperatively work as a member of a team in a technically challenging environment.

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications, with a strong knowledge and ability to use Microsoft Excel and VBA for Excel

  • Knowledge of quality management systems

  • Self-motivated, ability to coordinate and schedule several tasks, ability to work closely with other individuals

  • Well organized, have good interpersonal skills, and be able to effectively communicate in oral and written form, in English.

  • US Citizenship.

ID: 2023-7585

External Company Name: The Charles Stark Draper Laboratory Inc

Telecommute: No