Teledyne Technologies

  • Supplier Quality Engineer III (Electronic Parts)

    Job Locations US-CA-El Segundo
    Requisition ID
    Company Name
    Teledyne Controls
    1st Shift - Day
    Citizenship/Visa Requirement
    US Citizen/Perm Resident/ Other US Person
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  • Company Overview

    Company Statement

    Since 1964, Teledyne Controls has been working closely with civil and military aircraft operators worldwide. The company counts over 300 airlines among its valued clients, including the world’s major carriers. We also works directly with the aircraft manufacturers, supplying products to the major OEMs, such as Airbus and Boeing. Fundamental to our success are our core values which includes dedication to every employee and client’s success; Innovation that matters - for our company and for the world; Trust and personal responsibility in all relationships!


    Our adaptable suite of products include Data Acquisition & Management Systems, Wireless Data Transfer Systems, Flight Data Analysis & Investigation Solutions, Data Loading Solutions, Aircraft Network Systems, Aircraft Manufacturer and Supplier. Combined together, these products provide comprehensive data management solutions that leverage aircraft data intelligence and create value for our customers.


    Are you looking to be part of a dynamic and growing organization?  Teledyne Controls is EveryWhereYouLook! and looking for the best available talent to support our growth.

    Position Summary and Responsibilities

    Teledyne Controls’ has an exciting opportunity as a Supplier Quality Engineer (Electronic Parts) in our Quality Supplier Group. Under general supervision, this position is responsible for performing Supplier Visits, Source Inspections, Supplier Audits, Maintain Records, Charting and Data related to Quality Control Inspection.

    Key Functions

    • Experience and expertise with Manufacturing Processes (Sheet Metal and Machine Parts, Electronic PCB fabrication, CCA Assemblies, Trunkey Parts, Cables/Harnesses, Electronic Components.
    • Review supplier manufacturing processes and quality systems per IPC 600, 610, 620, J-Standard and ISO 9001 / AS9100.
    • Excellent communication, facilitation, presentation skills and the ability to lead teams both in house and out at the supplier.
    • Create and provide meaningful monthly supplier performance reports to all suppliers and ensure that these reports are effective in improving supply chain.
    • Implement and monitor advanced quality planning with existing and selected future product suppliers.
    • Assure supplier understanding of product and submission requirements.
    • Implement and monitor the part qualification certification process with selected suppliers.
    • Function as liaison between purchasing, engineering, manufacturing and suppliers to resolve supplier quality issues and to provide technical support.
    • Determine cause of supplier quality problems and coordinate/implement effective and timely resolutions.
    • Improve quality performance of suppliers by conducting workshops at supplier locations, providing technical assistance in developing a quality system, or other technical support as required.
    • Maintain required documentation and files and provide appropriate quality metrics for management reviews.
    • Determine part critical characteristics and required process controls.
    • May participate as member or resource to product development teams.
    • Recommend technical product improvements evaluating risks and potential quality defect opportunities.
    • Provide support for Receiving Inspection by preparing and maintaining inspection plans as needed.
    • Participate in Material Review Board decisions.
    • Strong understanding of quality systems and processes.
    • Working knowledge and understanding of statistical techniques and methods and problem solving skills (like DOE, Six Sigma, etc.).
    • Experience with MRP, ERP Ingenuus (drawing review system) and TIPQA systems.



    • Bachelor's degree in an engineering field from an ABET accredited university is desired; At least five (5) years' of experience with manufacturing processes related to avionics (machine shops, PWB, CCA fabrication, cables/harnesses, etc.); At least a minimum of five (5) years' of experience with Quality Management Systems standards (AS9100 and ISO9001)
    • Proficient in Microsoft Office application tools: Outlook, Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint
    • Knowledge of SQA processes i.e. PPAP, APQP, FAIR, etc.
    • Experience applying root cuase analysis tools (8D, 5 why) to identify manufacturing problems related to composite components
    • U.S. Person required due to iTAR restrictions 


    • Experience with MRP and ERP systems
    • Lean manufacturing and six-sigma training


    In our efforts to maintain a safe and drug-free workplace, Teledyne Controls requires that new hires complete a satisfactory background check. 


    Company Benefits

    Medical, Dental, Vision Plans

    Life Insurance

    401(k) Plan

    Paid Sick Days

    Paid Holidays

    Tuition Reimbursement

    RideShare Program

    Credit Union Membership

    A variety of Employee Discounts

    Employee Wellness Program

    Continuous Professional Development


    Equal Opportunity Commitment

    @Teledyne, we are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, religious creed, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, transgender, pregnancy, marital status, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, age, disability, protected Veteran Status, genetics or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.  If you need assistance or an accommodation while seeking employment, please email or call (805) 373-4545. Determinations on requests for reasonable accommodation will be made on a case-by-case basis.  Please note that only those inquiries concerning a request for reasonable accommodation will receive a response.


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