Crane Aerospace & Electronics Quality Manager- Microelectronics in Chandler, Arizona

Quality Manager- Microelectronics

Location AZ, Chandler

Department Quality

Employment Type Full Time

Crane Aerospace & Electronics supplies critical systems and components to the aerospace and defense markets. You’ll find Crane Aerospace & Electronics in some of the toughest environments: from engines to landing gear; from satellites to medical implants and from missiles to unmanned aerial systems (UAS).

Our product line includes power management products and sophisticated electronic radio frequency components and subsystems. As a total solution enterprise, we offer our customers electronic manufacturing services, engineering support services, product development, and production service sets. Our products are found in the most complex commercial and defense applications.

We have an exciting opportunity for a Quality Manager at our Chandler, AZ location.

Responsibilities:

  • Interface with Customers on all Quality issues.

  • Management, training and mentoring of SQE’s, QE’s and Quality Inspectors.

  • Lead Problem Solving kaizen events.

  • Reporting and Improvement of all Quality-related KPI’s.

  • Coordinating the scheduling and performance of internal audits.

  • Monitor and report status of non-conformities from internal and external audits.

  • Prepare and present periodic Management Reviews of the Quality System to senior management.

  • Ensure follow-up and closure of Preventive and Corrective Action Requests, as well as verification of effectiveness.

  • Maintenance of Non-Conforming Material system, as well as collection and reporting of Costs of Poor Quality.

  • Maintenance of ISO/AS Certifications and assessment interface with 3rd party Registrar.

  • Ensuring that documentation and design controls are appropriate and effective for the organization.

  • Administering document control and configuration management system.

  • Maintenance of the established calibration program.

  • Assisting the management team and providing QA support as necessary throughout all program phases; proposal, contract review, development, prototype, first article, production, shipment, warranty returns.

  • Maintaining Design History File.

  • Responsible for Failure Analysis & Corrective Action Reporting System, (FRACAS).

  • Responsible for investigation of; and formal response to all customer complaints (SCARS). Daily interface with customer quality representatives.

  • Responsible for vendor selection and approval, as well as vendor quality rating, vendor corrective actions; and verification of incoming material functions.

  • Establish and maintain product assurance standards, procedures, and controls.

  • Schedule and control inspection activities and to attain requirements as specified by product and package specifications, and regulatory agencies.

  • Reviews contract documentation for completeness, accuracy and assures compliance.

  • Support new product design and introduction.

Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree from accredited university.

  • 2-5 years of Quality Assurance experience in the electronics/aerospace industry in either a management role or senior quality engineering position.

  • Experience with microwave electronics, microelectronic and high & low voltage power supplies and amplifiers is highly desirable.

  • Experience with International and Aerospace Quality System Standards regulations, including planning and implementation, is critical. Certified ISO/AS Lead Assessor credentials a plus.

  • Working experience with Lean and Six Sigma methodologies. Experience with quality manufacturing system and understanding of specifications, gage certification, capability analysis, data and defect analysis, variance reduction, etc.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, strong interpersonal skills, and superior organizational abilities a must.

  • Must be US Citizen. Must be able to qualify for a U.S. Government security clearance.

Crane Aerospace & Electronics offers competitive salaries and outstanding opportunities for career growth and development. Visit our website at CraneAE.com for more information on our company, benefits and great opportunities.

This description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work being performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.

Crane Co. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, disability, military status, or national origin or any other characteristic protected under federal, state, or applicable local law.

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