Senior Director Quality and Reliability (AI2135)

Manufacturing Operations San Jose, California


Description

Senior Director Quality and Reliability

Location: San Jose, CA

Job ID AI2135

Job Description: 

SiMa.ai is looking for a Senior Director Quality and Reliability to lead all Quality and Reliability aspect related to our MLSoCTM controller and board products, including Product Quality, Customers and Suppliers Quality.

Areas of focus and key responsibilities (include, but not limited to): 

  • Lead Quality & Reliability organization of SiMa.ai including PQE, CQE, SQE, and Environmental System
  • Strengthen and expand SiMa.ai Automotive quality infrastructure. Close cooperation and support of the Automotive Business Sector needs and activities.
  • Provide guidance, drive analysis and implementation in all technical aspects related to Quality, Reliability & Environment activities to meet SiMa.ai business needs 
  • Serve as top representative of SiMa.ai in front of Customers and Supply Partners as required by the business
  • Define products (ASIC and Board level) qualification procedures and quality control including Industrial and Automotive products
  • Define and execute products qual (ASIC and Board level)
  • Responsible for suppliers risk management, qualification audit and quality control
  • Cross-team coordination to handle quality and reliability issues; manage and control RMA and FA, Execute 8D reports
  • Support PCN and ECN activities
  • Fab, OSAT, and board manufacturing vendors QA control and issues management
  • Drive Q&R aspects in test program definitions, coverage, changes, and TTR
  • Process and product reliability monitoring analysis and control
  • Travel up to 20% 

Required Background

  • BS/MS in electrical engineering, material science, or a related field
  • 15+ years relevant experience
  • Strong hands-on technical background in product quality, reliability, and Environment System of mixed signal IC to support tier-1 customers
  • Mass production experience with Automotive products, including suppliers and customers engagement
  • Good understanding of all aspects of Automotive standards as AEC-Q100 and ISO 26262
  • Experience applying JEDEC and ISO standards
  • Ability to drive multi-functional teams (matrix management), analyze qual or inline (fab/OSAT) excursions, and take decisions with some level of uncertainty
  • Excellent verbal and written communication and presentation skills
  • Fluent in English

Desired Qualifications and Skills: 

  • Experience with Mil standards and qualification procedures
  • Rapport with ISO related items 
Personal attributes:
Can-do attitude. Strong team player. Curious, creative and good at solving problems. Execution and results-oriented. Self-driven, Thinks Big and is highly accountable. Good communication skills.