Keifer Professional Search


•  BS/MS in Chemistry/Chemical Engineering/Material Science


•  Minimum of 3 to 5 years management experience in a manufacturing organization (semiconductor industry preferable) and more than 3 years in QC or QA management.  Experience with the following is preferred:

•  Statistical Process/Quality Control Management

•  Statistics background, training or education

•  Continuous Improvement methodology and tools

•  ISO9000/9001 Quality System introduction and execution.



•  Develop, implement and maintain technical quality assurance and control systems and activities.

•  Defines and specifies the implementation of standards, methods and procedures for inspecting, testing and evaluating the precision, accuracy and reliability of company products.

•  Participates in the reviewing of engineering designs to contribute quality requirements and considerations.

•  Assists product support areas in gathering and analyzing data.

•  Selects, develops and evaluates personnel to ensure the efficient operation of the function.

•  Establish a higher level of QA Systems in the organization and to improve and maintain the QA System throughout the corporate operations.

•  Establish positive working relationships and show quality leadership across departments, companies, and international cultures.

•  Manage a team of QA Engineers to drive improvement projects and manage key business processes for internal and external customers.

•  Other duties as may be assigned



•  Communication and Interpersonal Skills

•  Leadership and People Development

•  Decision Making and Problem Solving

•  Business Acumen and Focusing on Results