Northrop Grumman Mgr Quality Engineering 2 in Redondo Beach, California
This role is a functionaldepartment manager responsible for Supplier Quality Field Engineeringpersonnel, processes and infrastructure for the Space Systems Programs.
Managing a team of 15 field engineers that are remotely located by ensuring the team is engaged and processes are calibrated across the team in order to manage the supply base efficiently and effectively
Representing Supplier Quality in front of program quality directors and vice presidents, global supply chain vice presidents and supplier executive leadership teams.
Collaborate with programs to ensure adequate proposals and bids are submitted including appropriate staffing levels required to support program statement of work and available budget.
Establishes and implements innovative strategies and tactics to drive predictability and affordability across the supply base
Interacts closely with Global Supply Chain personnel on a daily basis to coordinate on time delivery and 1st time quality products.
Role may be located remotely with a travel requirement estimated at 25% of the time.
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Basic Qualifications :
Bachelor's Degree with a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering or Math)discipline
5 years of experience in Manufacturing, Quality,Quality Engineering and/or Engineeringwithin the Aerospace Industry
Previous experience with space products
Previous experience leading a team, project or effort with positive results
Preferred Qualifications :
Ability to obtain an SSBI clearance
2+ years functional management experience
5+ years quality experience
Ability to travel internationally
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