The Vice President, Operational Excellence, will be responsible for leading the Quality Assurance and Business Excellence efforts within the Narda-Miteq Divisions. The individual will be responsible for driving continual process and product improvement throughout the organization, ensuring product and process integrity. Implement a quality system that supports a diverse mix of high-reliability products for space, military, and commercial products and systems sold directly to government agencies, prime contractors, and commercial customers. Works closely with the program teams and the functional organizations to ensure that all phases of the customer cycle, from early customer involvement through post-delivery support, are meeting or exceeding the requirements for mission success. Ensures that manufacturing engineering, operations and design engineering interact sufficiently throughout the product planning and design phases to ensure a seamless transition to production. Provides independent evaluation of technical gate reviews to ensure technical rigor is being applied to the process.
Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or a related discipline is required. Master's Degree or MBA is preferred. Minimum of 10 years well-rounded experience in progressive manufacturing and quality management is required as well as experience working with DCMA and major aerospace, defense, and space prime contractors. A thorough working knowledge of quality systems models such as ISO9000 and AS9100 in a registered environment as well as a broad knowledge of statistical process control is required. Experience leading quality in a high mix/low volume business model in the defense or space industry, specifically for electronic systems, is highly preferred. Ability to secure DOD Secret Clearance is required and willingness to travel an average of 25% of the time.
L3 Narda-MITEQ designs and manufactures a complete line of high-performance components and subsystems for the microwave electronics community. Located on Long Island, New York, L3 Narda-MITEQ combines more than 60 years of innovation and expertise in microwave and RF technology. L3 Narda-MITEQ designs and manufactures both standard and custom products with stock delivery offered for an extensive o...ffering of catalog components. We offer a broad range of Passive and Active Components, Subsystems, Mechanical Switches, IMAs, SATCOM Solutions, Spaceborne Components, as well as RF Safety monitoring equipment. The company is dedicated to achieving technical excellence, producing quality products and satisfying our customers' specific needs. L3 Narda-MITEQ's components and systems are supplied to a wide variety of military and commercial markets including:
• Satellite and ground-based communication systems
• Missile guidance
• Military electronic countermeasures, radar warning and surveillance systems
• Land, sea, and airborne radar
• Air traffic control radar
• Research and development efforts