Supplier Quality Technician/Data Analyst

Job Description

    BAE Systems is looking for an experienced Supplier Quality Technician/Data Analyst 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 quality managers, engineers, business leaders and suppliers to continuously improve supplier performance. Is motivated by staying on the leading edge of innovation and best practices in quality science and Lean Six Sigma. Has an energetic desire to solve problems and challenges. Is interested in personal growth. This job may be an excellent stepping stone into a supplier quality engineer job.
    The Supplier Quality Tech will analyze supplier defect/performance data and translate it into an actionable approach. The SQ Tech will do this by identifying data trends across parts, suppliers, programs and business area etc. and will work to translate analytical data metrics into defect resolution/risk mitigation actions in support of risk mitigation planning. The intent is to support the SQ team to ensure suppliers improve on current products with robust plans and deliver first time quality to BAE program customers. Additionally, this person will be responsible for assisting the supplier quality manager in tracking/driving staff actions, assembling business metric meeting presentation packages, and participating in continuous improvement projects. The SQ Tech will take direction from the manager, and at times from senior SQ engineers. You must be a self-starting problem solver that will utilize your analytical skills to find innovative solutions to quality-related issues and help identify trends. A strong desire and mindset to drive actions and projects to closure without being prompted is a must. Strong communication skills are required. Generate and present work artifacts progress reports. Ability to summarize briefing/findings tailored to specific audiences. Assist in other areas of department or other departments as required.

    This position will be based in Hudson NH and include approximately 10% travel. Travel could be a mix of local, day visits as well as overnight travel, outside the local area.

    Typical Education and Experience * Required Skills
    • Associate's Degree in Engineering or Technical field and 2 years work experience or equivalent experience
    • Ability to analyze supplier defect/performance data, identify trends across parts, suppliers, programs and business area etc. and translate the trend metrics into defect resolution/risk mitigation plans/actions.
    • Microsoft Office suite proficiency, with intermediate-to-advanced Word, Excel, and PowerPoint skills
    • Clear and concise verbal, written and interpersonal skills including ability to work with teams.
    • Ability to work with management to prioritize business and information needs
    • Continuous Improvement mindset and experience

    • Preferred Skills and Education
      • Lean Six Sigma Green Belt training / certification / experience
      • Proficiency with Minitab or similar software package
      • Working knowledge of AS9100 or equivalent Quality Management Systems
      • Experience in a high volume manufacturing environment
      • Knowledge of tools, concepts and methodologies of Quality Assurance
      • Tech Writing Skills
    Required Skills and Education
    • Associate's Degree in Engineering or Technical field and 2 years work experience or equivalent experience
    • Ability to analyze supplier defect/performance data, identify trends across parts, suppliers, programs and business area etc. and translate the trend metrics into defect resolution/risk mitigation plans/actions.
    • Microsoft Office suite proficiency, with intermediate-to-advanced Word, Excel, and PowerPoint skills
    • Clear and concise verbal, written and interpersonal skills including ability to work with teams.
    • Ability to work with management to prioritize business and information needs
    • Continuous Improvement mindset and experience
    Preferred Skills and Education
    • Lean Six Sigma Green Belt training / certification / experience
    • Proficiency with Minitab or similar software package
    • Working knowledge of AS9100 or equivalent Quality Management Systems
    • Experience in a high volume manufacturing environment
    • Knowledge of tools, concepts and methodologies of Quality Assurance
    • Tech Writing Skills
    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


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