Quality Engineering Manager

Date: Nov 15, 2021

Location: Woburn, MA, US

Company: Skyworks


If you are looking for a challenging and exciting career in the world of technology, then look no further. Skyworks is an innovator of high performance analog semiconductors whose solutions are powering the wireless networking revolution. At Skyworks, you will find a fast-paced environment with a strong focus on global collaboration, minimal layers of management and the freedom to make meaningful contributions in a setting that encourages creativity and out-of-the-box thinking.  Our work culture values diversity, social responsibility, open communication, mutual trust and respect.  We are excited about the opportunity to work with you and glad you want to be part of a team of talented individuals who together can change the way the world communicates.

Requisition ID: 66624 

Job Description

Job Title: Quality Engineering Manager

Skyworks is looking for a key leader in the Technology and Manufacturing Group. The Woburn Wafer Fab QA Manager is responsible for supporting the wafer fabrication quality strategy for Skyworks. As a manager, you'll be partnering with the Newbury Park, CA Fab QA Manager and global organizations including Operations, Engineering, Supply Chain, and leaders from the Business Units. You will lead highly visible and globally influential initiatives with significant impact on Skyworks’ business. Along with directing a team of internal fab quality engineers, the Wafer Fab QA Manager will also build and sustain the necessary tools and processes to execute strategic quality initiatives throughout the wafer fabrication space.

Who you are:
An effective leader and a team-builder that is results-oriented and passionate about Quality Engineering, with particular emphasis on supplier and manufacturing quality engineering.
A problem solver with expertise in 8D and root cause analysis tools.
An expert in system, process and product auditing. 
A successful leader in managing cross cultural business relationships, particularly with US, Taiwan, Singapore, Japan, Mexico, and Korea.

Key Responsibilities:
Quality management – for wafer fabrication operations, including:
•    Quality Engineering Team Management, Incoming Product Quality, Raw Material Supplier Monitoring and Development, Supplier Audits, and Supplier Corrective Actions.
•    Key contributor to Process FMEA improvements, Process Capability monitoring and improvement, Measurement Systems Analysis, Control of Nonconforming Material, Internal Corrective Actions, Continuous Improvement, Process Validation and Change Controls.
•    Participation in and oversight for NTI and NPI activities, Customer Special Care, and Clean Launch.
•    Manage, mentor, and grow the Fab quality engineering team.
•    Collaborate with Supply Chain, Engineering, and Business Unit teams to ensure Skyworks has a viable quality strategy for wafer fabrication.
•    Partner with Legal, Supply Chain, and Engineering teams to secure quality-aligned contract terms with our key vendors and to ensure adherence to those terms.

Key Qualification & Skills:
•    Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Science, or related field. Graduate degrees are a plus.
•    Minimum 8 years of experience in semiconductor wafer manufacturing with at least 3 in quality engineering Management.
•    Knowledge of ISO9001 QMS requirements required. Experience with automotive quality standards and automotive core tools is a plus!
•    Excellent analytical, organization, communication, presentation, and interpersonal skills.
•    Proficient in operating Microsoft Office applications and analytical software such as JMP.

Our Offer:
As a part of overall compensation package, we offer competitive base salary with world class health & retirement benefits, vacation, wellness time off, etc. What else? A collaborative work environment with dynamic &smart people and a place where teams inspire and bring innovative ideas to life. Join us and help shape the future of wireless!


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    Skyworks is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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