Ultra Clean Technology is an internationally recognized leader in the design, engineering and manufacturing of gas and liquid delivery systems for semiconductor process equipment manufacturers. Headquartered in Hayward, CA with manufacturing facilities in Austin, TX, Singapore and Shanghai, China, we are known for our customer commitment and service.
Responsible for quality in the UCT-Austin facility. Reports directly to VP of Quality and to Site Operations executive. Responsibility focuses on delivered product quality, managing internal customer and supplier issues. Develop and maintain quality plans for product, manage internal customer and supplier issues, enable robust quality product and predictable business processes.
First point of contact for product quality issues. Expected to partner with Manufacturing, various engineering teams, Purchasing, Supply Chain, Sales and Operations management. Experience in leading all quality related plans, actions and problem resolution work for factory. Able to provide clear quality thinking and leadership to peers and to operations executive.
Demonstrated skill in preventive quality engineering methods, data analysis, critical thinking, structured problem solving (8D), the use of metrics to identify opportunity and business process improvement. Audit experience in product, process and system audit. Excellent communication skills, experience managing critical customer communication. Experience with Lean, 5S, zero defect manufacturing processes, inspection methods and tools.
Business process improvement experience required. Must demonstrate an ability to define and creatively implement quality business s systems within the Operation teams. Maintain ISO 9001, SSQA and other internal and external audit processes in alignment with company and customer requirements. Develop, maintain and support Continuous Improvement efforts. Interact at all levels with customers, suppliers and all UCT sites across Engineering, Operations, Quality, Customer Service/Support and management.
Education and Experience Qualifications:
BS in Engineering or equivalent technical discipline is required. 8+ years people management experience and managing supplier engineering teams that support the factory and suppliers. 5+ years experiences in engineering, operations, supplier management and quality & reliability.