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Manager of Quality Assurance

The Quality Assurance (QA) Manager will oversee the activity of the quality assurance department and staff, developing, implementing, and maintaining a system of quality and reliability testing for the organization’s products and/or development processes.

Key Responsibilities

  • Determines, negotiates and agrees on in-house quality procedures, standards and specifications
  • Achieves quality assurance operational objectives by contributing information and analysis to strategic plans and reviews
  • Meets quality assurance financial objectives by estimating requirements
  • Develops, implements, and manages processes to ensure that products meet required specifications for quality, function, and reliability prior to delivery.
  • Designs, implements, and improves company quality standards.
  • Identifies and analyzes issues, bugs, defects, and other problems, particularly when problems recur in multiple products; recommends and facilitates solutions to these issues.
  • Develops quality assurance plans by conducting hazard analyses
  • Maintains compliance with federal, state, local, and organizational laws, regulations, guidelines, and policies.
  • Assures the reliability and consistency of production by checking processes and final output

Job Requirements/Qualifications:

  • A degree in business administration, manufacturing/engineering or relevant field
  • More than 3 years of experience as a Quality Assurance Manager or similar role
  • Certification of quality control is a strong advantage (ISO 9000 etc.)
  • Familiarity with company and industry quality standards and processes
  • Excellent numerical skills and understanding of data analysis/statistical methods
  • Excellent time management skills with a proven ability to meet deadlines.

Skills needed for this role

The Quality Assurance (QA) Manager must have excellent organizational skills and attention to detail. He/She must have excellent time management skills with a proven ability to meet deadlines. He/She must also have strong analytical, problem-solving skills, and supervisory and leadership skills. Having proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite or related software.

Career Level


Job Specializations

Production, Quality Assurance