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Echostar Corporation

Engineer III - Quality

Echostar Corporation - Germantown, MD

Engineer III - Quality




Job #674082832

EchoStar Corporation (NASDAQ: SATS) headquartered in Englewood, CO, with additional locations world-wide, is a premier global provider of satellite solutions and technology services. Together with its major subsidiaries—EchoStar Satellite Services and Hughes Network Systems— EchoStar offers employees the opportunity to explore the boundaries of what’s possible in the fields of engineering and the business functions transforming this engineering into revenue.

Hughes has an exciting opportunity for an Engineer III - Quality. This position will be located at our headquarters in Germantown, MD.

This position works within the Corporate Quality Assurance Organization and is responsible for working with the consumer business unit within Hughes to continually improve the quality of service offered to our customers.


Participate as a Product & Service Launch team member working with product line managers, design engineers, installation & maintenance teams, and customer service teams during the development, launch, and post launch processes for new products & services.Develop a comprehensive launch plan requirements whose completion will be an input in approving the launch of a new product/service.

Working with field services and design engineering teams to develop and test new installation techniques of the Satellite Antenna Systems.

Working with Product/Service Launch management for Quality Assurance oversight of the design, launch, and ongoing review of product and service performance.

Ongoing quality management responsibilities that include measuring key performance indicators (KPI’s), identifying performance and process gaps, and leading process improvement teams to drive higher levels of performance, profitability, and customer satisfaction.

Developing and analyzing customer satisfaction surveys to measure product and service satisfaction.

Conduct internal audits of various functional groups to identify process inefficiencies and non-conformances.

Perform root cause and corrective/preventive action and provide a comprehensive report on the critical/major field issues.

Lead process improvement teams to define, measure, analyze, implement, and control new process changes that will deliver sustainable improvements to the company and our customers.


Bachelors in Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering or related technical field

3 years of experience in engineering

1 year of experience in program management

Preferred Qualifications

Master’s degree in Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering or related technical field

Proficient in Internet Protocol and basic networking.

Proficient in MS-Word, MS-Excel, MS-PowerPoint.

Excellent organizational skills with the ability to prioritize workload and manage multiple assignments.

Must have ability to manage project(s) and collaborate with other team members/functional groups and achieve results.

Ability to work creatively and independently with strong problem solving skills and ability to manage multiple, changing priorities and demands.

Strong analytical skills with the ability to collect, organize, analyze and disseminate significant amounts of information with attention to detail and accuracy.

Outstanding writing and presentation skills to communicate to a broad audience.

EchoStar and its Affiliated Companies are committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, pregnancy, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, genetic information, protected veteran status, disability, or any other basis protected by local, state, or federal law. U.S. Citizenship is required for certain positions. EEO is the law.

At EchoStar we know the excitement of new endeavors. We pride ourselves in not just our engineering expertise, but as pioneers forging technological change to improve the lives of our customers. We are Connecting the World in new and exciting ways, and offer you the opportunity to learn more about how EchoStar family of companies could be the right destination for you!

Updated 05/29/2018

18 days 8 hours ago

Echostar Corporation


Engineer III - Quality Echostar Corporation - Germantown, MD, United States


Location: Germantown, MD

Company Profile:
EchoStar Corporation (NASDAQ: SATS) is a premier global provider of satellite operations and video delivery solutions. EchoStar’s wholly-owned subsidiary, Hughes, is the world's leading provider of satellite broadband services, delivering network technologies and managed services for enterprise and government customers in more than 100 countries. Headquartered in Englewood, CO, with additional business units world-wide, EchoStar is a multiple Emmy award-winning company that has pioneered advancements in the set-top box and satellite industries for nearly 30 years, consistently delivering value for customers, partners and investors through innovation and outstanding quality. EchoStar’s contribution to video technology continues to have a major influence on the way consumers view, receive and manage TV programming.