Luminus, Inc. is seeking a qualified professional to fill the position of Director of Quality Assurance.
Director of Quality Assurance
Responsible for all aspects of Quality including Supplier Quality, Customer Quality, Green Programs and Internal Quality Systems.
Lead, manage and develop a global QA team in US and China.
Create all-inclusive customer-centric corporate quality strategy raising Luminus’ brand profile and supporting our fast growth and market expansion. Define and drive corresponding crossfunctional implementation plan.
Drive continuous improvements to Luminus’ quality management systems and product quality by establishing and enforcing quality standards, methods and procedures in contract manufacturing factories throughout the product life cycle.
Lead and coordinate internal efforts to establish Luminus as a supplier to tier 1 automotive customers. Directly oversee implementation of quality systems and certification activities and establish automotive level quality culture and mindset across the Luminus’ organization.
Implements effective in-process and post-process product inspection standards (including ORT).
Establishes standards for the disposition of finished product by devising evaluation tests, methods, and procedures.
Creates product quality documentation system by writing and updating quality assurance procedures.
Maintains product quality by enforcing quality assurance policies and procedures and government requirements across all functions.
Collaborates with other departments in the area of product quality related to new product development, engineering designs and manufacturing and training methods.
Completes quality assurance operational requirements by scheduling and assigning employees and following up on work results.
Expands a quality assurance team by recruiting, selecting, orienting, and training employees.
Excellent Leadership and inter-personal skills across functions and regions.
Strong written and verbal communication skills and demonstrated customer facing experience.
Cross-functional collaboration skills.
Product management skills.
QA process skills.
MS in appropriate discipline.
Demonstrated experience with QA procedures needed to be successful in the Automotive industry, preferably > 5 years.
Five to 10 years’ experience as a senior manager/Director in QA (ideally in semiconductor industry).
Knowledge of safety requirements and legal standards.
Product development experience.
Working knowledge of quality system requirements, especially for automotive OEM products.