About Seurat

Seurat Technologies is a 3D printing company disrupting a 7,000-year-old manufacturing industry by reinventing how we produce goods, replacing harmful manufacturing processes (like casting) w/ cleaner tech that prints the future. With $79M raised and backed by venture partners like True Ventures, Capricorn, and Porsche, our Area Printing process is 10X faster than incumbent 3D printing, delivering high-volume, localized and decarbonized manufacturing. Seurat’s pioneering approach was originally developed at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL).

Seurat is a recipient of Fast Company’s Next Big Things in Tech and the Boston Business Journal’s BostInno Fire Awards. Come change the world with us! 

We are currently seeking a talented and team-oriented Quality Manager to add to our team.

Job Overview:

The Quality Manager will play in both strategic and execution leadership, helping to expand our product quality organization overseas and drive standard processes for supplier selection, measurement, and qualification. The role serves as a key liaison between Seurat engineering teams and Contract Manufacturing and strategic supplier partners. The role will be pivotal in helping define the Seurat quality management system (QMS) and drive adoption world-wide. Influencing cross-functional teams across product development, sourcing, test, and program management the Quality Manager is accountable for supplier quality throughout the supply chain. This role will also be lead in addressing all quality related issues that are customer facing and driving corrective action in the most effective and timely manner possible.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Lead cost-driven quality improvement initiatives to drive down nonconformance, implement preventative measures and boost revenue generation because of improved product integrity
  • Drive early engagement in the NPI stage by being the champion of DfR (design for reliability) and DfX (design for excellence) into the product lifecycle process
  • Develop and utilize key process indicators to drive continuous quality improvement through Seurat design teams and supply chain partners
  • Leverage a systematic and strategic approach to strengthen supplier selection, contracting, auditing and process improvement activities in partnership with sourcing tea
  • Manage sub-tier manufacturing performance for critical to quality components
  • Champion a culture of root cause and corrective action. Establish and maintain a corrective and preventive action (CAPA) system and deploy it across the Seurat supply base
  • Take a leadership role in developing a world-wide quality organization focused on preventative measures while able to address issues quickly and effectively
  • Support operational improvement projects to enhance supply chain efficiency and capacity and enable future product development
  • Responsible for collaborating with Seurat Supply Chain in the Supplier Business Review (SBR) process, taking lead on Quality metrics.
  • Lead customer facing efforts to increase quality and reliability in Seurat produced product.
  • Acts as the main quality liaison between Seurat and its customers.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent in Engineering, Science or technical discipline
  • 5+ years of experience in a quality engineering environment, with exposure to overseas supplier management a plus.
  • Demonstrated ability to lead through influence across geographically and technically diverse teams. Prior management experience is a plus, but not required.
  • Experience building and deploying a quality management system
  • Able to leverage structured problem-solving methodologies to root cause and resolve quality issues. Certified Quality Engineer, Six Sigma certification or equivalent highly desired.
  • Ability to work cross-functionally across global customer service, engineering, production, and supply chain teams.
  • Highly collaborative and results driven. Constantly striving to improve performance, reduce waste, and accelerate production.
  • Strong interpersonal skills, energetic and self-directed. Not afraid to speak up or pivot to a new direction when needed. Natural problem solver.
  • Experience working in an Outsource model working with Contract Manufacturing partners.
  • Self-starter with ability to work independently under pressure and react quickly to changing priorities.
  • Excellent organizational skills along with demonstrated ability to manage concurrent tasks.

Seurat Technologies is an Equal Opportunity Employer that values employees with a broad cross-cultural perspective. We strive to create an inclusive environment, empower employees and embrace diversity. We encourage everyone to respond. All applicants will receive fair and impartial treatment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, age, legally protected physical or mental disability, protected veteran status, status in the U.S. uniformed services, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information or on any other basis which is protected under applicable federal, state or local law.

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