Quality Engineer, Los Angeles, CA
Developing and improving system and process performance feedback using trend, Pareto and other quality tools.
Leading cross-functional teams in solving chronic system problems or product nonconformance.
Providing a customer interface with respect to quality issues.
Flowing down of external/internal quality requirements to all functions.
Performing verification and validation of new designs using compliance matrices, 1st articles, capability studies, DFMEA and PFMEA to ensure compliance to customer requirements and producibility standards.
Providing technical direction to Internal Auditors to verify compliance requirements.
Supporting and leading continuous improvement initiatives.
Supporting the development of test fixtures, inspection fixtures, and determination of gaging needs.
Developing and maintaining quality work instructions and procedures.
Achieving objectives as detailed by Quality Management.
Minimum of 5 years Quality Engineering experience working with quality systems.
Bachelors Degree in Engineering, Technical or Business.
Preferred experience in Aerospace electromechanical or hydraulic systems required.
Experience with FRACAS and reliability reporting is a plus.
Experience in contract review, Quality Planning, failure analysis and corrective action.
Familiar with major Aerospace primes Quality System, as well as working knowledge of AS9100.
Working knowledge of Six Sigma tools.