Interfaces with customers, suppliers, and with other departments within the company to identify and resolve quality-related issues and ensure Customer Satisfaction.
Coordinate MRB activities for relevant product lines.
Working closely with program management to identify customer deliverables that originate from CDRLs, SDRLs, SOW, PO/contract.
Develop APQP documentation including Process Flows, FMEAs, Quality Plans, and Control Plans, including updates as required.
Define and/or develop appropriate inspection method/plans including the use of relevant statistical techniques.
Coordinate process/product improvements using 6-sigma, 8D, and other improvement tools.
Evaluate First Article submissions, both internal and from suppliers.
Participate in defining and/or updating quality assurance policies and procedures.
When requested, conduct audits of processes of the ArmorWorks’ QMS.
When requested, conduct training on quality assurance concepts and tools.
BS degree in Quality, Industrial, Manufacturing or Mechanical Engineering, or equivalent experience. Minimum 7 years of experience in quality assurance in a metal fabrication, welding, machining, or assembly environment preferred, with at least five years in the Aerospace & Defense or Automotive industry Working knowledge of basic and advanced Quality Tools (Ishikawa Diagram, Control Charts, Multi-legged 5-Why’s, 8D, Root Cause / Corrective Action, 6-σ, etc.). Ability to read and properly interpret drawings/specifications. Must be proficient in GD&T and have hands-on experience with standard measuring equipment. High proficiency in ERP systems, CAD, QA Software, and Microsoft Office applications. Strong analytical and problem-solving skills. Ability to correlate statistical data to process, product and material properties that influence the data. Knowledge of statistical tools, measurement systems analysis is essential. Excellent verbal and written communication skills. Able to work efficiently in a team environment. Familiarity with ISO 9001:2015 or AS9100D, AS9102 FAIs, AIAG PPAPs. Must read, write and speak fluently in English.
ArmorWorks is a defense and security company providing innovative protective technologies and products worldwide. From commercial aviation cockpit doors to platform armor and seating to infrastructure and sensitive material protection, customers around the world depend on ArmorWorks technologies daily for security and protection of people and assets.
The ArmorWorks passion for protection is driven by an ongoing desire to protect the warfighter, a commitment that has motivated us since our founding more than 20 years ago.
We fuel that commitment with an unwavering focus on research, development and advanced engineering, continually challenging the status quo to bring useful new protection technologies to the military and commercial customers we serve. And while our engineering advances result in exceptional products, our specialized proprietary materials and one-of-a-kind manufacturing processes make them uniquely superior and unlike anything else on the market.
We bring our products to market through a family of brands that includes ArmorWorks™ armor and ballistic protection; ShockRide™ energy-absorbing products (seats, floors, stowage); and BarrierWorks™ infrastructure and critical asset protection.