BAE Systems Technical Quality Director I in Nashua, New Hampshire

Job Description

We are looking for an experienced, professional, leader 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

Is a good fit for a business that is regarded by its customers as a world class innovator across a broad span of technologies in the space, air, land, and sea, and undersea domains in both defense and commercial applications

Enjoys working with and coaching quality managers and business leaders 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 internal and Supplier quality activities

The role is responsible for improving the effective performance of Sector Quality (defect prevention, and continuous process improvement) technology, applications, process, and people resources across the Electronic Systems Sector.

In this position you will work closely with senior management, other Business Areas, Sector, and BAE Systems counterparts to provide value-added solutions 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 to ensure alignment with quality policy, strategic objectives and organizational goals for both internal and supplier items.

  2. Collaborate with senior management for planning, execution, and management of process improvements, projects of special interest, and Sector and BAE Systems related initiatives.

  3. Manage compliance with federal, state, and local regulations and minimize risk to employees and liability to the Business Area and Sector.

  4. Formulate recommended changes to policies and procedures in customer satisfaction, quality assurance, and process improvement.

  5. Lead integrated teams to determine strategy and tactical deployment, improve performance, lower costs, and generate innovative solutions within the Sector.

Typical Education & Experience

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

Required Skills and Education

Technical bachelor s degree plus 15 years of project, program, portfolio quality leadership and management in commercial, automotive, or aerospace & defense hardware and software technology

Lean Six Sigma Master Black Belt experience

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

Technical Quality Director I

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