Senior Quality Assurance Manager Job Description

Senior Quality Assurance Manager Job Description

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Senior quality assurance manager provides support to business units in Food safety & Quality related problem solving, risk analysis and crisis management and Validate equipment/process/product standards.

Senior Quality Assurance Manager Duties & Responsibilities

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Sample responsibilities for this position include:

Defines and specifies the implementation of standards, methods, and procedures for inspecting, testing, and evaluating the precision, accuracy, process and product stability via SPC, and reliability of company products
Prepare reports for on going monitoring of High Risk/PEP relationships to be presented to relevant committees
Complete Sanctions checking and sign off prior to completion of transactions
Participate in & lead various projects relating to compliance & regulatory initiatives
Provide assistance to Senior Manager QA with preparation for inspections both external & internal
Determining completed audit work for each quarter to review samples for QA, peer and focused reviews that cover both domestic and international audit work
Provide coaching to junior staff and peer reviewers to ensure QAs are adequately completed in line with internal requirements and reviewers develop knowledge of audit methodology
Completion and reporting of the annual IAD self-assessment, preparing for periodic external quality assurance reviews, in accordance with professional standards
Conducting on-going research of auditing standards, guidance or industry best practices communicated by various audit institutes, regulators or consulting firms, including performing impact analysis and reporting/presenting results to senior management
Liaising with regulators and other 3rd parties during external reviews of IAD practices, including providing draft responses to recommendations and implementing agreed upon action plans

Senior Quality Assurance Manager Qualifications

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Licensing or Certifications for Senior Quality Assurance Manager

List any licenses or certifications required by the position: ISO, ASQ, CPA, CMMI, QA, CIA, US, 9001, CISA, CFR

Education for Senior Quality Assurance Manager

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Employers hiring for the senior quality assurance manager job most commonly would prefer for their future employee to have a relevant degree such as Bachelor's and Master's Degree in Engineering, Science, Computer Science, Technical, Education, Chemistry, Business, Management, Biology, Finance

Skills for Senior Quality Assurance Manager

Desired skills for senior quality assurance manager include:

8D process
SPC
Statistical data analysis and problem solving techniques
Automated systems for measurement and process management in food processing environment
Plant processing operations
Quality control and manufacturing operations
Budgets
Financial Accounting
Food microbiology
Food technology

Desired experience for senior quality assurance manager includes:

Delivering solutions to multiple initiatives having key dependencies and conflicting / changing timelines with only a finite number of resources available
Remaining current on and promoting testing best practices and assisting in ensuring compliance to standards within their line of business
A minimum of 10 years’ experience in a leadership role for testing
Expert judgment to mix and time test strategies to achieve results within business constraints
Capable leading testing in all SDLC environments
A description of a recent project that you worked on

Senior Quality Assurance Manager Examples

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Senior Quality Assurance Manager Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is growing rapidly and is hiring for a senior quality assurance manager. Thank you in advance for taking a look at the list of responsibilities and qualifications. We look forward to reviewing your resume.
Responsibilities for senior quality assurance manager
  • Coordinate and facilitate Quality Assurance related production and production related activities
  • Manage the Quality activities related to the company’s commercial products, including contributing to the preparation of the annual product quality report
  • Maintain knowledge of commercial product, from product history to current
  • Review batch records and recommend batch disposition as required
  • Identify and review Quality issues, develop proposals, and make decisions with input from QA management
  • Establish and maintain effective working relationships with key stakeholders, both internal and external
  • Review all deviations and/or concerns involving commercial products, including, but not limited to, regulatory inspections, complaints, adverse events, non-conforming products, Make appropriate notification to manager and propose remedies
  • Work closely with Regulatory Affairs to assess changes and exceptions for regulatory impact, and to assure appropriate notification to regulators
  • Manage and perform manufacturing audit activities, including CMOs and key raw materials (eg, stoppers, syringes)
  • Stay abreast of current regulatory trends and changes
Qualifications for senior quality assurance manager
  • Develops quality assurance plans by conducting risk analyses
  • Minimum 8–10 years of successful QA leadership of large, complex, multi team initiatives
  • Bachelor degree in Computer Science or a related technical field
  • Knowledge of various SDLC (Agile, Waterfall .) and their processes
  • Knowledge of Industry standards for software quality (ISO, Malcolm Baldridge )
  • Bachelor's Degree or minimum strong years' work experience
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Senior Quality Assurance Manager Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is growing rapidly and is looking for a senior quality assurance manager. If you are looking for an exciting place to work, please take a look at the list of qualifications below.
Responsibilities for senior quality assurance manager
  • Conduct of annual product reviews for medicinal products with a national/MRP/DC licence
  • Manage Service Response Team roles and tasks
  • Manage a team of analysts focused across a diverse group of product sets with varying degrees of risk and complexity
  • Ensure BUCL related duties and responsibilities are performed consistently and accurately
  • Develop quality assurance practices related to the Nashville Airport (NAA) 5 year master construction agreement contract
  • Compile and develop procedures for continuous project progress
  • Create project policy standards and procedures
  • Ensure all projects are designed and constructed according to FAA and MNAA standards and requirements
  • Provide all stakeholders with accurate, timely financial information to support decision making, business driver awareness, financial reporting, and enabling compliance with policies, regulations, and laws
  • Develops, consolidates and delivers regional financial plans (managerial) to global consolidation manager
Qualifications for senior quality assurance manager
  • Experience developing SOPs, reviewing internal clinical, regulatory and medical processes to ensure they are accurately represented in current SOPs
  • Ability to participate in the conduct of internal audits
  • Ability to work independently with variable workloads
  • 5+ years of experience as a Testing professional, preferably within automation, with at least 2 of those years in a management role
  • BS/BA/BEng/MEng degree or equivalent with 8 or more years of related experience and 2 or more years of direct management experience
  • Strong management skills including effective time management, communications, problem resolution, decision making, presentation, human relations, organization, and delegation
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Senior Quality Assurance Manager Job Description

Job Description Example
Our innovative and growing company is hiring for a senior quality assurance manager. Please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications. While this is our ideal list, we will consider candidates that do not necessarily have all of the qualifications, but have sufficient experience and talent.
Responsibilities for senior quality assurance manager
  • Ensure there is timely reporting of the status of test planning, defects and execution activities using quality metrics and contribute to project readiness assessments
  • Strong communication, relationship management and presentation skills
  • Ability to work both independently and as an effective team player
  • Advanced knowledge of testing and software development practices and methodologies, version control practices and defect management practices, understanding of Test Strategy development, Test Planning, Defect Reporting and Test Case design techniques for initiatives with high complexity
  • Proficiency in using MS Office Suite – Excel, PowerPoint, Word and Project
  • Advanced understanding of business workflows and ability to understand technical components of key applications
  • Experience managing large size teams of testing professionals (typically up to 36 people from both on and off-shore)
  • Experience managing the development and implementation of new testing strategies and directives
  • Ability to establish effective relationships with different business units, portfolio managers, and project managers
  • Strong organizational and time management skills, with the ability to work effectively under time constraints and conflicting deadlines while maintaining accuracy
Qualifications for senior quality assurance manager
  • Must be an effective communicator with proven ability to communicate complex information and concepts with clarity
  • Should possess a flexible approach to problem-solving, be an adept negotiator, and be effective in trouble-shooting problems, issues, and/or conflicts
  • Proven ability to establish collaborative working relationships with internal and external stakeholders
  • Strong organizational skills, with the ability to effectively prioritize, manage multiple projects and tasks, and have great attention to detail
  • The ideal candidate is highly ethical, flexible, action- and goal- oriented
  • Good knowledge of relevant computer packages Trackwise or similar
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Senior Quality Assurance Manager Job Description

Job Description Example
Our innovative and growing company is hiring for a senior quality assurance manager. Please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications. While this is our ideal list, we will consider candidates that do not necessarily have all of the qualifications, but have sufficient experience and talent.
Responsibilities for senior quality assurance manager
  • Periodically inspect completed quality checklists, forms, and other documents
  • Review and resolve quality problems/concerns with quality control personnel and others including vendors, customers, and any personnel related to production
  • Complete the Quality Affairs West Campus Core Competency in the Learning Management System
  • Defines complex issues
  • Mentors and facilitates successful team behavior within and across functional area and typically serves in a leadership role
  • Builds organization's capabilities to create effective quality engineering at all levels
  • Provides leadership and support to J&J process excellence initiatives including six-sigma, design excellence and lean thinking
  • Oversees cross-functional and divisional relationships
  • Provides leadership in design and delivery of world class equipment to support refractive and cataract surgery, in meeting and exceeding customer requirements
  • Provides review and approval for the release of new equipment ensuring quality requirements are met, including design verification and validation, process validation, risk management, design transfer and design review
Qualifications for senior quality assurance manager
  • Lean and Six Sigma implementation project completion and Black Belt Certification preferred
  • A Bachelor's Degree in computer science, engineering, mathematics, or equivalent work experience
  • 10+ years related experience as a software quality assurance engineer
  • Must have experience with firmware quality assurance engineering
  • 5+ years related experience as an engineering manager
  • Must have experience with C/C++ as related to embedded software test issues and integration testing
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Senior Quality Assurance Manager Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is searching for experienced candidates for the position of senior quality assurance manager. We appreciate you taking the time to review the list of qualifications and to apply for the position. If you don’t fill all of the qualifications, you may still be considered depending on your level of experience.
Responsibilities for senior quality assurance manager
  • Act as liaison between the production facilities and 3rd Party Auditing agencies, ensuring audits are scheduled and completed for all facilities, and that required responses are submitted in the established timeframe
  • Develop the annual Quality Plan for Fruit & Tomato Operations, consistent with the Corp
  • Prepare and distribute the monthly Quality Report for all Fruit & Tomato facilities, the departmental monthly Activity Reports
  • Review and approve label and packaging graphics for accuracy and compliance to product specifications and labeling requirements
  • Support the Supply-Chain QA/Vendor compliance in developing appropriate programs and metrics to support the Vegetable, Fruit & Tomato manufacturing facilities
  • Support the Co-pack Manager by implementing quality processes for all items being produced by outside manufacturers including specification compliance, a properly administered sampling plan, and manufacturing commissioning
  • Collaborate with the private label group to provide required documentation for the private label bidding process
  • Work with the consumer affairs group to source, compile, and present relevant consumer issue information to the facilities and upper management
  • Overseeing the day-to-day activities of the AMLATF QA team[1], including monitoring adherence to HR policies, managing and escalating team issues and monitoring team performance with respect to established goals and objectives
  • Reviewing the output of the team, providing coaching, guidance and mentorship, and ensuring that deadlines and standards set by the Business Unit are met
Qualifications for senior quality assurance manager
  • Experience in test qualification of Ecommerce qualification preferred
  • Good listening, auditing and writing skills
  • Possess Bachelor degree (In science preferred but not limited to)
  • 7-10 years of Quality Assurance experience in a cGMP facility
  • Fully completed Accounting qualification/certification CPA, CA, ACCA, CIMA
  • 10+ years of experience involving but not limited to design and construction including quality assurance

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