Danaher Corporation Global Quality Manager (m/f/d) in Kempten, Germany
In a world increasingly focused on how humans can responsibly live within our environment, OTT is on the frontlines, creating the critical water and weather solutions that ensure a safer future for us all. By partnering with our customers around the world, we help detect floods, make solar power more efficient, protect the environment, and ultimately save lives.
Our collaborative, diverse team is made up of engineers and scientists, marketers and researchers; people who’ve been in the industry for decades or have just arrived with fresh ideas. We’re driven by a love of problem-solving and inventive thinking, and by the unique impact our customers make on people’s everyday lives. Bringing our global team together within our renowned brands affords us unsurpassed strength and expertise in meteorology and hydrology—and gives you the chance to build a meaningful career.
OTT HydroMet is proud to be one of Danaher's Water Quality companies (https://www.dhwaterquality.com/) . Motivated by the highest possible stakes of climate change and global health, we’re working together within a rapidly digitizing industry to find innovative technologies that guarantee the safety of our water and our environment. If you thrive in making a positive impact on the world in a high-expectations environment where challenging the status quo and driving continuous improvement is the way of life - then we are the company for you. We are seeking a Global Quality Manager who is passionate about developing and leading the global Quality Team ensuring the organization exceeds customer expectations of our process and product quality and inspiring step-function improvements in business performance with a foundation of sustainable process discipline . Make a difference - join us and contribute to our important work helping protect lives and the environment. OTT HydroMet is a global leader in hydrology and meteorology sensors, stations, and intelligent networks. Our solutions provide valuable insights that help Water and Weather Experts protect lives, the environment and infrastructure. We serve customers worldwide with Sales and Service coverage in more than 90 countries and production facilities in the United States, Germany and The Netherlands. To achieve our ambitious goals, we hire diverse talent that shares our Core Value of “The Best Team Wins”. We invest in the development of our associates and provide them with opportunities for career advancement to help realize their full potential. Learn more about OTT HydroMet at www.otthydromet.com. OTT HydroMet is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Danaher Corporation, a global science and technology innovator and #160 on the list of Fortune 500 companies.
POSITION SUMMARY: Responsible for leading Quality Assurance Engineers, Global Quality Compliance Engineer and Global Quality Data Analyst. Monitor and drive continuous improvement of customer satisfaction through analysis of internal & external quality performance and management of projects within an global organization.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Providing leadership to assigned staff by leading organizational change, developing and empowering staff
Implementing methods to inspect, test and evaluate products and production equipment
Ensuring that production processes and products adhere to quality standards
Preparing reports by collecting, analyzing and summarizing data
Working according to deadlines for the delivery of products
Tracking products through the manufacturing process to guarantee that each part of the process is correct
Performing detailed and recorded inspections of final products so the products are up to industry and company standards
Identifying products that are not up to standards and finding the reasons for product problems
Monitoring and developing monthly reports and metrics related to site improvement strategyidentify improvement opportunities and advises on remedial actions
Leading continuous improvement initiatives related to deviation investigation
EDUCATION, BACKGROUND AND SKILLS:
University degree in a technical discipline (Physical Sciences or Engineering)
Several years of experience in a similar role and successfully managing a global quality organization
Leadership experience onshore/offshore as you’ll be influencing multiple teams
Proven project management with the ability to prioritize multiple tasks across a portfolio of projects
Strong working knowledge of managing non-conformances, deviations and root cause analysis
Effective communication within team and with stakeholders
Significant track record of successful work
Working knowledge of change control, process control and quality system management
Good computer skills (word processing, spreadsheets, graphics, statistical tools)
Must be able to set and attain goals and initiate action to resolve problems and improve products and processes
Must be able to provide concise summaries of quality issues, changes needed or made, results delivered
When you join us, you’ll also be joining Danaher’s global organization, where 69,000 people wake up every day determined to help our customers win. As an associate, you’ll try new things, work hard, and advance your skills with guidance from dedicated leaders, all with the support of powerful Danaher Business System (https://www.danaher.com/how-we-work/danaher-business-system) tools and the stability of a tested organization. At Danaher, we value diversity and the existence of similarities and differences, both visible and not, found in our workforce, workplace and throughout the markets we serve. Our associates, customers and shareholders contribute unique and different perspectives as a result of these diverse attributes. If you’ve ever wondered what’s within you, there’s no better time to find out.
When you join us, you’ll also be joining Danaher’s global organization, where 69,000 people wake up every day determined to help our customers win. As an associate, you’ll try new things, work hard, and advance your skills with guidance from dedicated leaders, all with the support of powerful Danaher Business System (https://www.danaher.com/how-we-work/danaher-business-system) tools and the stability of a tested organization.At Danaher, we value diversity and the existence of similarities and differences, both visible and not, found in our workforce, workplace and throughout the markets we serve. Our associates, customers and shareholders contribute unique and different perspectives as a result of these diverse attributes.If you’ve ever wondered what’s within you, there’s no better time to find out.