At our Valencia, California location, the successful candidate will lead a matrixed core of proven Quality professionals, including Quality Engineers and Inspectors. This is an exciting opportunity to work within a proven Quality Management System while focusing on innovation as a change agent.
Risk and opportunity management with a focus in process engineering and collaboration across the value stream. Continuous improvement and maximizing program return on sales with a focus on reducing cost and improving product quality performance.
Primary customer contact for team quality activities, leading review sessions with customer to discuss cost, schedule, and technical performance.
Maintaining close integration with customer to quickly adapt to changing environment and responsible for maintaining customer relationship both externally and internally.
Establishing milestones and monitoring adherence to master plans and schedules, identifies program problems and obtains solutions.
Managing utilization of statistical methods and preventive action methods to evaluate and initiate actions to identify and control sources of variation detrimental to quality, cost, and schedule targets.
Initiating effort to conduct/coordinate process and product evaluations and assessments. Emphasis will be placed on validation of key process capability.
Scope of responsibility also includes; quality and cost data analysis, root cause corrective and preventive action, supplier quality integration tasks, along with area or multiple area improvement strategy and planning.
Bachelor's degree in technical field such as Engineering, Math or Science and/or 7 years of related aerospace quality management/leadership experience.
Minimum 5 years technical leadership/management experience.
Proven ability to assess current needs and resources to build a strong team.
Aerospace/Aviation industry experience.
Demonstrated knowledge of AS9100 regulations.
MS Office - Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook.
Ability to work well with all levels within the organization to drive cultural change where needed.
Excellent interpersonal skills for collaboration, communication and presentations.
Strong communication and change management skills with ability to lead through change
CQE, CQM or NDI certifications a plus.
Experience working with Boeing, Lockheed, DCMA, NAVAIR, Bombardier, FAA or another commercial OEMs a plus.
APQP, Lean Six Sigma, 8D RCCA, Error Proofing, Human Factors.
SYTELINE (CloudSuite Industrial) preferred, or other ERP system experience.
MES/Teamcenter or equivalent.
Internal Number: 16820
About Triumph FP&A
Triumph Group designs, engineers, manufactures, repairs and overhauls a broad portfolio of aviation and industrial components, accessories, subassemblies, systems and aircraft structures. We partner with original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) and operators of commercial, regional, business and military aircraft worldwide, to provide products and services that solve their hardest problems. So whatever the part, component or complexity of assembly, Triumph is committed to quality, service and meeting the specialized needs of each customer.
Triumph participates at all levels of the aerospace supply chain – from single components, to complex systems, to aerospace structures and their contents. We provide solutions for the entire product life cycle of an aircraft – from raw material to aftermarket service. As part of a Global Enterprise that has a clearly communicated vision and excellent growth trajectory, our unique ability to integrate a broad range of products and capabilities is our competitive advantage.