Avantor, Inc. Quality Assurance, Electronic Materials – Asia in Chu-Bei City, Taiwan
Job SummarySUMMARY OF POSITION:The Quality Assurance Individual Contributor, Electronic Materials (EM) Manages technical resources to provide quality, leadership and technical support to EM operations. He/she is accountable for the direct support and development of the EM customer product related requirements ensuring effective processes, controls and capabilities at toll manufacturers in an effort to provide superior quality and supply chain management. The Quality Assurance Individual Contributor, Electronic Materials supports manufacturing technology platform development and implementation at tollers and ensures compliance with applicable company EM SOPs, customer requirements (management of change, PCS) and ISO regulations as appropriate. The Quality Assurance Individual Contributor, Electronic Materials is responsible for maintaining and improving the global quality systems of the company and tollers which requires investigating, evaluating, analyzing and reporting on product and process quality performance, leading to the implementation of systemic improvements
Interacts with customers, toll manufacturers, marketing, sales, customer service, R&T and customers to facilitate site quality support for PCS system, process excursions, MOCs and 8D investigations on overall product/process improvements Provides timely and effective data analysis, root cause analysis, corrective and preventative action execution to resolve issues involving physical properties of a bulk product to ensure acceptability as required by formulation specifications and control limits Accountable for using and overseeing systems to track process reliability, develop professional technical reports including corrective action reports and complaint responses; oversees and approves existing reports and charts that are shared with our customers Oversees process and metrology improvements at the toll manufacturer including FMEAs, knowledge book, gage studies and response flow checklists for OOC event investigations and process upsets Indirect management of a staff of metrologists, quality engineers, and data manager; also interacts with QC hourly employees to monitor processes, collect data, install equipment and make process modifications Develops FMEAs, GR&Rs and RFCs and applies inspection and operational procedures for microelectronic and pharmaceutical production systems; supports in line and next to line quality systems to manage and report data Supports and reviews global metrics and standard statistical techniques for SPC and SQC, to monitor and improve equipment, and process performance to reduce process variability Ensures ongoing implementation and effectiveness of the quality management system in accordance with the ISO and EM standards Proposes, develops and leads projects to improve the quality management system at suppliers Provides quality training to sales, suppliers and associated business units Works with toll manufacturing and quality department to investigate and resolve process and product quality issues (CAPA) Performs other duties as assigned with or without accommodation
BS/BA Degree in Chemistry or related field required
Minimum of five (5) years in a quality assurance role within the electronic materials, pharmaceutical or biotechnology industries or related experience required
Knowledge of SEMI, cGMP, ISO 9000 and other applicable regulations and standards required
Demonstrated technical leadership skills
Detail oriented; strong analytical and problem solving skills
Ability to read, analyze, and interpret common and technical journals, financial reports, and legal documents
Excellent listening skills
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Excellent presentation skills
Ability to interpret an extensive variety of information in written, verbal and diagram formats
Strong sense of urgency, initiative, and drive
Collaborative decision-making skills
Able to facilitate and manage change
Strong organization and prioritization skills
Must be bilingual in Mandarin and English
The Quality Assurance Individual Contributor, Electronic Materials reports directly to the Global Director, Quality Assurance and directly manages a small group of professionals within the quality assurance department across multiple sites in Asia.
The work environment is a lab and office setting. The duties of the job will required the Quality Assurance Individual Contributor, Electronic Materials to travel to other company sites on occasion in addition to customer sites.
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of employees assigned to this position.
DISCLAIMER:The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of employees assigned to this position.Avantor is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.
Avantor® is a leading global provider of integrated, tailored solutions for the life sciences and advanced technology industries. Strengthened by the recent acquisition of VWR, the Company is a trusted partner to customers and suppliers from discovery to delivery. With operations in more than 30 countries and a diverse portfolio that includes more than four million products, Avantor enables customer success through innovation, cGMP manufacturing and comprehensive service offerings. Collectively, we set science in motion to create a better world.
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