Paul J. Ramirez: About the Author
Quality Assurance Engineer, NASA - Jet Propulsion Laboratory

Paul J. Ramirez

Paul J. Ramirez holds a degree in Materials Science and Engineering Technology from Don Bosco College, Rosemead CA, and a Self-Designed B.A. degree in Chinese from Chapman University, Orange CA. He is a recipient of the prestigious George Kehl Award from the American Society of Materials and the International Metallographic Society for research on explosively formed projectiles. Paul is also a recipient of the Horatio Alger Military Scholar Award. He is a former Combat Infantryman, Paratrooper, and Unexploded Ordnance Technician. Currently, Paul serves as a Quality Assurance Engineer at NASA/JPL in Pasadena California assisting the Deep Space Network, and project INSIGHT.

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September/October 2015 Inspectioneering Journal

The Quality Assurance Engineer (QAE) provides a safety net for mission-critical hardware. The variety and complexity of hardware, and the many dimensions of the QA inspection process, combine in such a manner that even the most experienced QAE may miss problems.

Authors: Paul J. Ramirez

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