1+ months

Director Quality Control

Newark, DE
**Director Quality Control**

Locations:Newark, Delaware

Job Family: Quality Management


English (US)

**Job Description**

**Division:** Siemens Healthineers

**Business Unit:** Laboratory Diagnostics

**Requisition Number:** 220238

**Primary Location:** United States-Delaware-Newark

**Assignment Category:** Full-time regular

**Experience Level:** Senior level

**Education Required Level:** Bachelor's Degree

**Travel Required:** 15%

**Division Description:**

Siemens is a global technology powerhouse that has stood for engineering excellence, innovation, quality, reliability and internationality for more than 165 years. As a global technology company, Siemens is rigorously leveraging the advantages that this setup provides. To tap business opportunities in both new and established markets, the Company is organized in nine Divisions: Power and Gas, Wind Power and Renewables, Energy Management, Building Technologies, Mobility, Digital Factory, Process Industries and Drives, Healthineers and Financial Services.

With 45,000 employees Siemens Healthineers is one of the worlds largest suppliers of technology to the healthcare industry and a leader in medical imaging, laboratory diagnostics and healthcare IT. All supported by a comprehensive portfolio of clinical consulting, training, and services available across the globe and tailored to customers needs. So that more people can have a life that is longer, richer, and more filled with happiness.

For more information, please visit: http://www.usa.siemens.com/healthineers

**Job Description:**

Director of QC

Director of Quality Control is responsible for managing quality control department within Glasgow consumables manufacturing. Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

Personnel management, prioritizing workload, QC Process ownership, Continuous improvement and productivity,

Glasgow Consumables Manufacturing produces high quality diagnostic tests used on several different platforms (Atellica, Dimension, Vista, IMMULITE, Stratus, Syva, and ADVIA Chemistry) in clinical laboratories throughout the world. The Testing Laboratory at Glasgow performs various analytical tests on raw materials, semi-finished materials and finished products to assure that our customers receive products that conform to strict specifications.

The Director of Quality will support all of Consumables Manufacturing at Glasgow for testing related issues. This position has significant cross functional interaction with Quality Assurance, Technical Operations, Production, Planning, and Assay R&D. The nature of these interactions include answering questions, production planning, acquiring system requirements, troubleshooting problems, attending/facilitating meetings representing the QC organization.

This position requires attention to detail, excellent prioritization skills, and good communication skills.

Knowledge of business processes and In-vitro Diagnostics is plus.


1. Personnel management both full service and contract employees

2. Manages departmental spend in accordance with budget

3. Ensures test equipment and process validations are completed in a timely manner

4. Ensures that departmental procedures are effective and compliant

5. Delivers on continuous improvement and productivity commitments

From time to time, the incumbents manager may assign additional unlisted duties/responsibilities on a temporary or regular basis depending on business needs.

You will be responsible for understanding the Quality Management System (QMS).

You will be expected to work safely and follow established safety policies and procedures.

Incumbent is responsible for understanding and complying with Siemenss Standards for Business Conduct, and is expected to conduct themselves and their work activities in an ethical manner at all times.

Required skills:

1. Bachelor Degree in Chemistry or Science

2. Computer literate; basic trouble shooting skills

3. Intermediate understanding of MS Office 2010

4. Previous management experience

Desired skills:

1. Knowledge of FDA 21 CFR Part 820 / ISO 13485

2. Works independently

3. Good communication skills

4. Knowledge of IVD Manufacturing processes and technology

5. Knowledge of Clinical Chemistry

6. Basic knowledge of testing equipment operations


**Equal Employment Opportunity Statement**

Siemens is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer encouraging diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, creed, religion, national origin, citizenship status, ancestry, sex, age, physical or mental disability, marital status, family responsibilities, pregnancy, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender expression, gender identity, transgender, sex stereotyping, protected veteran or military status, and other categories protected by federal, state or local law.

**EEO is the Law**

Applicants and employees are protected under Federal law from discrimination. To learn more, Click here at https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/ofccpost.htm .

**Pay Transparency Non-Discrimination Provision**

Siemens follows Executive Order 11246, including the Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision. To learn more, Click here at https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/pdf/pay-transp_formattedESQA508c.pdf .


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