BAE Systems Quality Director I in Greenlawn, New York

Job Description

BAE Systems is looking for an experienced, professional leader

in quality who:

Would be excited to join a leading top tier global aerospace &

defense enterprise

Has a long standing passion for electronics and software

technology innovation

Enjoys managing & coaching quality professionals to

continuously improve execution success across portfolios,

programs and projects

Is motivated by staying on the leading edge of innovation and

best practices in quality science and Lean Six Sigma and can

guide an enterprise on how best to incorporate changes in

products and processes as value driving activities

Is at ease with travel across the US and selected international

locations for quality activities

Will locate at the Greenlawn, NY facility.


The role is responsible for the effective quality performance of

the Tactical Systems Product Line (quality

assurance, continuous process improvement, and lifecycle

management) technology, applications, process, and people

resources with the C4ISR Solutions Business Area.

In this position you will work closely with Product Line

Managers, other Program Quality Professionals and BAE

Systems counterparts to provide value-added solutions in

concert with Zero Defect plans and support toward achieving

near term goals, longer term strategic objectives, and

compliance to federal, state and local statutes.

Primary duties include:

  1. Provide direction, supervision, and guidance of program

quality team to ensure alignment with customer requirements,

quality policy, strategic objectives and organizational goals

  1. Collaborate with management for planning, execution, and

oversight of process improvements, projects of special interest,

and Product Line or Business Area related initiatives.

  1. Formulate and approve policies and procedures in lifecycle

management, customer satisfaction, quality assurance, and

process improvement.

  1. Lead quality product line teams to determine strategy and

tactical deployment, improve performance (using Six Sigma

tools), lower costs, and generate innovative solutions within the

Product Line and Business Area.

  1. Interface with internal and external customers on root cause

and corrective actions.

Typical Education & Experience

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

Required Skills and Education

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

Green Belt Trained/Certified

Experienced leader with excellent customer interfacing skills

Lean Six Sigma training with a track record of accomplishments

Preferred Skills and Education

Technical BS and MBA degrees

APQP Experience

Experience with AS9100 / AS9102 QMS Management

Extensive Leadership Development training/skills

Certified Lean Six Sigma Black Belt

About BAE Systems Electronic Systems

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

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