BAE Systems Operations Quality Manager in Austin, Texas

BAE Systems Austin is searching for a Quality Manager to lead the Operations Quality team responsible for implementation, oversight, and continuous improvement of the key quality systems elements including:

  • Quality Management System compliance to AS9100

  • Management Review

  • Internal audit

  • Corrective Action system

  • Training

  • First article inspection

  • Customer sell off

  • ESD and FOD system compliance

  • Quality Engineering deployment into Plant Operations

The Quality Manager develops and implements program quality plans and procedures. Ensures that performance and quality products conform to established company and regulatory standards. Reviews, analyzes and reports on quality discrepancies and data related to production. Investigates problems and develops disposition and corrective actions for recurring discrepancies. Interfaces with stakeholders to ensure requirements are met. Recommends corrective actions, dispositions, process optimization and modifications.

Required Competencies:

  • Strong Cross Functional Skills

  • Communication skills to work cross functionally (supply chain, manufacturing, finance, performance excellence, program management)

  • Knowledge of processes/principles in manufacturing, supply chain, finance, performance excellence, and program management.

  • Demonstrated Leader

  • Strong communication skills - verbal and written at broad range of management and customers (Cross function, Management, Business Areas and customers when required)

  • Proven history of driving actions of both oneself and others to closure.

  • Willingness to learn and collaborate across multi environments from bench to management.

  • Ability to take control of a disorganized team. And lead through listening and directing

  • Ability to lead in a matrix, cross functional environment

  • Proven Problem Solver

  • Ability to work in an amorphous environment, where the path forward is not always clear and established - collaboration ability is key.

  • Ability to organize multi-faceted, complex problems into simple solutions and action items.

  • Demonstrated ability to drive to core causes of problems using recognized problem solving tools and techniques (9-Step, 5-Why, Fishbone)

Minimum Education And Experience

Bachelor's Degree and 12 years work experience or equivalent experience

Required Skills And Education

  • Strong Cross Functional Skills

  • Communication skills to work cross functionally (supply chain, manufacturing, finance, performance excellence, program management)

  • Knowledge of processes/principles in manufacturing, supply chain, finance, performance excellence, and program management.

  • Demonstrated Leader

  • Strong communication skills - verbal and written at broad range of management and customers (Cross function, Management, Business Areas and customers when required)

  • Proven history of driving actions of both oneself and others to closure.

  • Willingness to learn and collaborate across multi environments from bench to management.

  • Ability to take control of a disorganized team. And lead through listening and directing

  • Ability to lead in a matrix, cross functional environment

  • Proven Problem Solver

  • Ability to work in an amorphous environment, where the path forward is not always clear and established - collaboration ability is key.

  • Ability to organize multi-faceted, complex problems into simple solutions and action items.

  • Demonstrated ability to drive to core causes of problems using recognized problem solving tools and techniques (8D, 9-Step, 5-Why, Fishbone)

About BAE Systems Intelligence & Security

BAE Systems is a premier global defense and security company with approximately 90,000 employees delivering a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support and services.

The Electronic Systems (ES) sector spans the commercial and defense electronics markets with a broad portfolio of mission-critical electronic systems, including flight and engine controls; electronic warfare and night vision systems; surveillance and reconnaissance sensors; secure networked communications equipment; geospatial imagery intelligence products and systems; mission management; and power-and energy-management systems. Headquartered in Nashua, New Hampshire, ES employs approximately 13,000 people globally, with engineering and manufacturing functions primarily in the United States, United Kingdom, and Israel. Equal Opportunity Employer/Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Gender Expression

Operations Quality Manager

Austin, Texas

28314BR-1000