About your job :
You will manage and execute the acceptance of the company's supplier's end products ensuring to meet and maintain the quality standard defined by Qatar Airways through the established and agreed quality criteria document and specifications.
Key Accountabilities include :
Manages all communication and responsibilities between Qatar Airways and its suppliers' quality department to establish the required processes during production site visits and establish specific short I long term supplier quality goals.
Develop and maintain inspection procedures to make sure the product is received free from any shipping / inappropriate packaging damages.
Initiate action to prevent the occurrence of any non-conformities relating to product quality and verify the implementation of the solution.
Strategically monitor supplier performance improvement in an effort to increase the supplier quality of consistently meeting the airline requirements.
Champion problem solving and root cause analysis activities with suppliers to eliminate recurrence of non-conformances.
Reviewing of both Supplier and Maintenance Repair Organization (MRO) deficiency notifications, their respective dispositions, including the consultation between both Supplier and Qatar Airways related departments on a case requirement basis.
Liaise with Manager Aircraft Deliveries to support resources requirements during the acceptance and delivery phase.
Manages team during supplier audits to drive process standardization and continuous improvement with the suppliers.
Liaise with Vendor & Contract performance leadership to monitor the supplier KPl's and to ensure supplier performance is regularly reported and that appropriate and timely corrective actions are implemented.
Drive "Zero Defect" mentality within the supplier base.
To participate on a new Aircrafts definition and production selection along with the rest of the airline stakeholders.
Participate on Product and work scope definition and development through Initial Technical Coordination Meeting (ITCM), Preliminary Design Review (PDR) and Critical Design Review (CDR) with involved suppliers and internal stakeholders.
To participate with Aircrafts Program Team in the creation Product Specification Document (PSD) or / and the Quality Criteria Documents (QCD) that meets or exceeds the desired Qatar Airways requirements.
Participate on the inspections of product systems mock-ups or demonstration units at supplier facilities or trade shows.
Similarly, all relevant mock-ups or demonstration units that need to be shown for review.
Verification of product realization through inspection of first article production with relevant stakeholders (FAI).
Participation in aircraft pre-definition exercises through trade study meetings, conferences, symposiums etc.. with OEMs, suppliers and other operators.
About You :
You must hold a Relevant College or University qualification to minimum Bachelor's level or equivalent in engineering or technical discipline, be a Licensed Engineer holding ICAO type 2 / Part 66 aircraft license with a minimum 8 years relevant experience.
You should have good understanding of aircraft manufacturing, aircraft production and delivery process. You must have effective problem solving, root-
cause analytical skills to lead and influence others to drive change. You should have good Proficiency with MS Office tools with excellent English language oral communication & report-
writing skills. You will have ability to work under pressure and within tight timeframes and deadlines.