Quality Assurance Officer in Nationwide at ConsultNet

Date Posted: 7/22/2020

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Job Description

Quality Assurance Officer
Los Angeles, CA
Pay Range: $130k to $164k

The Quality Assurance Officer will be responsible for implementing a robust Quality Assurance (QA) program for the company's project that includes implementing a comprehensive Quality Management System (QMS), quality control and inspection, non-conformance tracking and assessment; risk analysis and assessment, and problem/failure reporting. The QA program will cover all aspects, including optical and structural elements; electronic parts; software; opto-mechanical assemblies; drives, bearings, mechanisms, and other moving parts; and contamination control.
  • Implement a comprehensive Quality Management System following industry bestpractices and conforming to an ISO9001 standard.
  • Provide management oversight and audits of subcontractors and suppliers to determine compliance with appropriate standards, regulations, and best practices.
  • Develop and implement a problem reporting and waiver system tailored to the needs of the project.
  • Work with construction management and project management professionals to develop and implement independent certified inspection procedures forcivil construction.
  • Evaluate subcontractor and supplier QA and manufacturing plans during selection processes.
  • Negotiate with the project manager the appropriate resources and managing the effort within that budget.
Required Skills:
  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Quality Management or Quality Assurance or related discipline.
  • Minimum of 5 years of professional experience with quality and reliability practices forlarge and/or complex projects.
  • Knowledge of product assurance standards, regulations, and best practices.
  • Experience with nonconformance processes including material review boards, failurereview boards, problem/failure reports, and audits.
  • Previous experience with quality management standards such as ISO 9000/9001 for hardware and software.
  • Prior experience developing budgets, tracking costs and working with financial systems and tools.
  • Expertise with Microsoft Office applications (Word, Excel, Power Point).
  • Capable of accepting overall accountability for cost, schedule, and technical performance of the Quality Assurance program.
  • Flexibility to work outside of core business hours and travel to member locations, vendor premises and the work at an international location when necessary.
  • Ability to work at an altitude of 8000 feet for extended periods.
Bonus/Soft Skills:
  • A Master's degree in Quality Management or Quality Assurance or related discipline required with a minimum of 7 years of professional experience with quality and reliability practices with large and/or complex projects exceeding $100 million in capital costs
  • Previous experience developing training programs on quality assurance/quality control topics
  • Ability to speak and read Spanish