Director of Corporate Quality REQ#: AO7323 AOptix Technologies
REQUISITION #: AO7323 Director of Corporate Quality
SUMMARY OF JOB FUNCTION:
The Director of Corporate Quality is responsible for overseeing all quality assurance efforts within AOptix. Including the development and implementation of technical quality assurance and control systems and activities.
?Ensure that products manufactured, tested, processed, stored and distributed are compliant with product specification and customer requirements.
?Establish quality systems, policies, objectives, initiatives and organizational structure that support the organization?s global quality reputation.
?Assists product support areas in gathering and analyzing data.
?Develop quality strategic plans, budgets and establish overall departmental goals.
?Create quality processes and strategies to ensure compliance with product specifications and regulatory requirements and improve internal quality practices.
?Lead the development of company?s quality culture to ensure employees are aligned with the company?s quality vision.
?Develop and lead staff and processes for all corporate quality system functions, including document control, change control, manufacturing process validation, and test process validation.
?Develop and implement a robust tracking and trending process through KPIs that provides excellent information to the organization to improve overall quality processes.
?Develop and implement a robust process for company equipment and process validation requirements.
?Establish and lead the cross functional monthly quality review meetings to ensure effective communication and drive quality improvements throughout the organization.
?Participates in the reviewing of engineering designs to contribute quality requirements and considerations.
?Provide leadership and guidance to the change control board.
?Ensure cross functional group manages process changes in a timely manner adhering to company policies and regulatory requirements.
?Represent corporate management during corporate QA regulatory audits and provide responsive leadership during the course of the audit
Oversee preparation, editing and revisions of Standard Operating Procedures and policies based on needed process improvements and/or changes in regulatory requirements.
?Develop quality system process improvement initiatives.
?Develop reporting tools and metrics monitoring the performance of each quality system.
?Evaluate corporate QA staff performance and provide development direction to QA staff.
?Assume other responsibilities as directed by the VP of Operations.
QUALIFICATIONS - KNOWLEDGE/SKILLS- EXPERIENCE:
?Bachelor's degree in a science related field or equivalent
?Advanced certifications (preferred)
?Minimum 10+ years of experience in Telecommunications industry with regulatory and customer audit experience
?Proven track record of establishing corporate quality process, procedures and structure from scratch.
?Experience interfacing with large customers and/or carriers at corporate level.
?Proven ability to present to executive level staff.
?Optical and RF experience (preferred)
?Ability to multi-task while retaining organizational skills to completion
?Self-motivated individual with strong organizational skills and attentiveness to detail
?Computer software and quality assurance skills
?Excellent analytical skills
?Excellent verbal, written, presentation and interpersonal communication skills
ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS: (e.g. Shift-working)
?Travel as needed
?Working hours between 8 am ? 5pm including flexibility to work weeknights or weekends as needed
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