Job: Director Quality Assurance and Compliance

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Job Description

Company Overview:

Teledyne Controls’ mission, vision, and value statements have never really changed in principle since 1964. 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 – Teledyne Controls is EveryWhereYouLook!

Are you looking to be part of a dynamic and growing organization - whose company culture is centered on empowering its employees to make decisions? As one of the leading providers of end-to-end avionics solution, Teledyne Controls is focused on hiring the best available talent!

Position Summary and Responsibilities:

Teledyne Controls is seeking a seasoned Director to be a part of the Quality Assurance & Compliance team by assuring compliance of Teledyne Controls product development projects and thereafter product technical baselines with the company’s established engineering development policies and procedures, overall customer and/or contractual requirements, and applicable regulatory provisions and guidelines.

Essential Duties:

  • Maintain Company Regulatory (FAA PMA, FAA FSDO, CAAC, and EASA) approvals.
  • Maintain Company AS9100 and ISO 9100 Approvals.
  • Manage and implement the internal audit program, and host second and third party audits.
  • Manage and implement the Corrective Action & Preventive Action Process.
  • Maintain the Record Management processes, overview and manage the outside record retention storage, record scanning and hosting processes, record retrieval process, and suppliers record service support.
  • Provide Sales & Marketing with quality & regulatory compliance related proposals inputs and quality compliance matrix.
  • Provide Customer Administration & Contracts with feedback regarding customer imposed PO quality provisions, and address and resolve customer / PO Regulatory PMA issues.
  • Perform contract review for quality provisions as part of the contract formation process.
  • Review and support updates to Quality Management System (QMS) processes, Quality Policy and Procedure Manual (QPPM), Design Quality Assurance Manual (DQAM), and FAA Supplemental Manuals for compliance with internal, customer imposed AS/ISO and regulatory requirements.
  • Review and support manufacturing quality process changes for compliance with imposed requirements (AS/ISO, Regulatory, and customer).
  • Review and support the development processes and provide guidance for compliance with internal and customer imposed requirements.
  • Review and approve Teledyne Process Specifications (TPS), and support TPS process changes for compliance.
  • Define and capture Customer, Program, and Regulatory Quality requirements to be imposed on Suppliers and on specific new development programs/products.
  • For new development projects, review new or updates to Supplier related Statement of Works (SOWs) to ensure that they include appropriate quality provisions and quality requirements.

Supervisory Responsibilities

  • Directly supervises subordinate managers and supervisors. This position is responsible for the performance management and hiring of the employees under direct supervision.


  • Must be a US Person due to iTAR restrictions.
  • Bachelor's degree (B.A.) from a four-year College or University required
  • A minimum of 10 years’ of Quality Assurance experience in an Aerospace, Avionics or Aviation environment
  • A minimum of 5 years' experience in a Supervisory/Managerial role
  • Experience in Quality Compliance
  • AS9100/ISO Audit experience; Certified Auditor preferred
  • Experience in an FAA Part 21 and Part 145 working environment and/or training
  • Experience performing Quality Assurance of Black Boxes in an Aerospace environment
  • Recent IPC-610, IPC-620, IPC-600, and J-STD-001 strongly preferred
  • Proficient in Microsoft application tools: Outlook, Windows, Word, Excel, Access, SharePoint, Project, Visio.
  • Must be able to read, write and speak English (FAA requirement)
  • OEM Processes such as Airbus GRESS & ABD0100 working knowledge is preferred
  • DO-178 & DO-254 product life cycle processes knowledge is preferred
  • ASQ Certificate in Quality Leadership, Quality Audit, Quality Engineering or Six Sigma is preferred


This is a full-time opportunity with one of the leading providers of sophisticated solutions designed to help operators increase flight safety and operational efficiency through more efficient aircraft data and information management, located in El Segundo, California

What can Teledyne Controls’ offer YOU?
A Competitive Salary & Benefits Package
Excellent Health, Dental, Vision
Paid Vacation Time
Paid Sick Time
Life Insurance Benefits
Paid Holidays
401(k) Eligibility
RideShare Program
Educational Tuition Reimbursement
Employee Fun Events throughout the year

Teledyne is 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.

In our efforts to maintain a safe and drug-free workplace, Teledyne Controls requires that candidates complete a satisfactory background check and pass a drug screen prior to employment

Contact Us


Teledyne Controls, LLC - Headquarters
501 Continental Blvd.
El Segundo, CA 90245
Teledyne Controls, LLC - Thousand Oaks, CA
1049 Camino Dos Rios
Thousand Oaks, CA 91360
Teledyne Controls, LLC - Eagan, Minnesota
1365 Corporate Center Curve; Suite 100
Saint Paul, MN 55121
Teledyne Controls, LLC - Seattle, Washington
900 SW 16th Street, Suite 225
Renton, WA 98057
Teledyne Controls, LLC - Headquarters
Teledyne Controls, LLC - Thousand Oaks, CA
Teledyne Controls, LLC - Eagan, Minnesota
Teledyne Controls, LLC - Seattle, Washington