Austin, Texas, USA - OSRAM SYLVANIA INC.
Create light to improve life
OSRAM is a leading global high-tech company that utilizes the infinite possibilities of light to improve the quality of life for individuals and communities. Our innovations will enable people all over the world not only to see better, but also to communicate, travel, work, and live better. Primarily focused on semiconductor-based technologies, our products are used in highly diverse applications ranging from virtual reality to autonomous driving and from smartphones to networked, intelligent lighting solutions in buildings and cities.
The Digital business unit bundles OSRAM's businesses that benefit most from the ongoing digitalization process. These range from electronic components and lighting systems to hardware and software for lighting management. Digital also includes entertainment applications covering stage, studio, and film set lighting.
Your new responsibilities
Position Overview The focus of Fluence Bioengineering Inc. is in the design, manufacture and distribution of Horticultural LED lighting technologies and solutions. With its extremely rapid growth and leading market position is the US and Canada, Fluence has now been acquired by one of the world's biggest and most respected lighting companies, OSRAM. Fluence is undergoing a process of exciting growth and globalization, and we welcome talented people to join our journey. Fluence is searching for a Quality Manager to take the company from its start-up roots in horticultural science and lighting technologies, and build on these foundations to take Fluence towards Operations Excellence. The Quality Manager will be a person of immense pride in quality and workmanship, is fuelled by saving cost through high quality, and enjoys a dynamic and focal leadership position. The candidate that Fluence seeks will ideally have a diversified experience from mature industries and start up environments, but we would like to speak with any Quality Management professionals that are interested to take on the challenge. Expected Deliverables Exact KPIs to be defined later but will include expectations for PPM targets as well as company profitability. Major Responsibilities
Provide overall governance for quality management systems, policies and procedures, linking the organization together and providing the backbone for continual improvement.
Lead the development of a dynamic quality management team that is fully integrated in all aspects of the manufacturing value chain (design, industrialization, customer delivery and satisfaction). Set targets, nurture, coach and develop skills and performance.
Collect, organize and manage data from the manufacturing scope, developing systems and procedures that are agile and effective in protecting the company's top priority - customer satisfaction.
Drive product and operating compliance.
Lead the company through ISO9001 and ISO14001 certifications, and cultural acceptance of working according to the quality manual.
Work closely with finance teams to secure investment in quality management capabilities, and understand and continually reduce the costs of non-quality.
What we look for
Bachelor degree or above, in related technical field (or convince us otherwise).
Proficient written and spoken English.
Minimum 5-years of experience working in a Quality Management role, in a manufacturing environment, including the development/implementation of a Quality Management System, and completion of ISO9001 & ISO14001 certifications.
Able to interact at all levels within the organization, from advising and reporting to top management, down to coaching shop floor teams.
Mature industry experience (automotive, white goods, semiconductor, lighting) considered an advantage.
Must be 'hands on' and enjoy being among the action.
Personal Attributes Self-motivating, self-managing, quality mind-set, eye for detail, honest, diligent, and personable. OSRAM is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, gender identity, or veteran status. If you are an individual with a disability and require a reasonable accommodation to complete any part of the application process, you may contact us at HRServices@osram.com for assistance
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