Quality Assurance Director jobs in the United States

Quality Assurance Director is responsible for the implementation of policies and procedures to ensure adherence to production quality standards. Monitors and audits process, material, and product testing against established standards and conducts a continuous analysis of quality defects and deviations. Being a Quality Assurance Director identifies deficiencies or gaps in testing activities and develops solutions to ensure adequate and robust quality processes. Optimizes processes to comply with existing and new regulatory requirements. Additionally, Quality Assurance Director typically requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a director. The Quality Assurance Director typically manages through subordinate managers and professionals in larger groups of moderate complexity. Provides input to strategic decisions that affect the functional area of responsibility. May give input into developing the budget. To be a Quality Assurance Director typically requires 3+ years of managerial experience. Capable of resolving escalated issues arising from operations and requiring coordination with other departments. (Copyright 2024 Salary.com)

Director of Quality Engineering
  • 10000812 - Quality Assurance Associate Director
  • Gaithersburg, MD FULL_TIME
  • Intro to role

    As the Director of Quality Engineering, you will provide leadership, direction and mentoring to ensure that the QE organization is successful in meeting the quality and manufacturing objectives in support of site goals. You will represent the QE department and/or the Quality Organization on assigned site governance and operational teams internally, and as an empowered functional representative externally to ensure results are aligned with site business objectives. You will facilitate the growth and development of QE staff, provide strategic support to the Quality Site Lead, Compliance and Site Support, for operational and long-term growth, and demonstrate excellent interpersonal skills through internal and external channels.

    Essential Skills/Experience

    B.S. degree in Science, Engineering, Pharmacy, or related technical field with a minimum of 8 years of applicable experience
    •    M.S. degree in Science, Engineering, Pharmacy, or related technical field with a minimum of 5 years of applicable experience
    •    Minimum of 5 years of management experience
    •    Minimum of 2 years of Cell Therapy/Biologics Quality Control experience including clinical lot release
    •    Experience with product launches, health authority inspections, and global commercial product distribution requirements
    •    Proven track record to work in a fast-paced environment across multiple technical functions.
    •    Demonstrated ability to make decisions under pressure that balance patient safety, compliance, and supply.
    •    Ability to influence senior partners, both internally and externally

    Desireable Skills/Requirements

    Advanced degree in Science, Engineering, Biochemistry, Pharmacy or related technical field
    •    Demonstrated track record in leadership of change management in a positive and non-disruptive manner to the company’s values.
    •    Experience with Cell Therapy regulatory inspections
    •    Experience engaging with global regulatory bodies.
    •    Proven track record of attracting and developing talent.
    •    Extensive working knowledge of international Cell Therapy GxP regulatory frameworks, regulations, and guidance

    When we put unexpected teams in the same room, we fuel bold thinking with the power to inspire life-changing medicines. In-person working gives us the platform we need to connect, work at pace and challenge perceptions. That’s why we work, on average, a minimum of three days per week from the office. But that doesn't mean we’re not flexible. We balance the expectation of being in the office while respecting individual flexibility. Join us in our unique and ambitious world.


    AstraZeneca embraces diversity and equality of opportunity. We are committed to building an inclusive and diverse team representing all backgrounds, with as wide a range of perspectives as possible, and harnessing industry-leading skills. We believe that the more inclusive we are, the better our work will be. We welcome and consider applications to join our team from all qualified candidates, regardless of their characteristics. We comply with all applicable laws and regulations on non-discrimination in employment (and recruitment), as well as work authorization and employment eligibility verification requirements.

  • 3 Days Ago

Associate Director, Quality Control Systems
  • 10000093 - Quality Assurance Manager
  • Gaithersburg, MD FULL_TIME
  • Introduction to roleAre you ready to pioneer a new way in Quality Control? As the Associate Director of Quality Control Systems, you will be responsible for managing a functional area within the Quali...
  • 3 Days Ago

Associate Director, Raw Materials
  • 10000093 - Quality Assurance Manager
  • Gaithersburg, MD FULL_TIME
  • Introduction to Role:Are you ready to pioneer a Lean mindset to drive greater quality and safety? As the Associate Director of Raw Materials, you will be responsible for overseeing the raw material te...
  • 3 Days Ago

Quality Director- Cell Therapy
  • 10001153 - Quality Associate Director
  • Gaithersburg, MD FULL_TIME
  • At AstraZeneca, we work together across global boundaries to make an impact and find answers to challenges. We do this with the upmost integrity even in the most difficult situations because we are co...
  • 12 Days Ago

Food Safety & Quality Assurance (FSQA) Director
  • Godshall's Quality Meats, Inc.
  • Telford, PA FULL_TIME
  • Job PurposeThe FSQA Director is part of the corporate management team responsible for providing strategic leadership, guidance, and risk management for all corporate food safety and quality programs. ...
  • 1 Month Ago

Technician Quality
  • Nestlé Quality Assurance Center
  • Dublin, OH FULL_TIME
  • Technician Quality If you’re motivated by meaningful work that directly contributes to the wellbeing of your community, the Nestlé Quality Assurance Center can offer you an unparalleled career. Our te...
  • 21 Days Ago

Quality Assurance Director
  • Staffing
  • Washington, DC
  • Job Description Job Description AMAZING opportunity for a Quality Assurance Director with a Skilled Nursing Facility in ...
  • 7/20/2024 12:00:00 AM

Delegating Nurse
  • Community Services for Autistic Adults & Children
  • Montgomery Village, MD
  • Job Description Job Description The Delegating Nurse reports directly to the Director of Health Services. The primary ro...
  • 7/20/2024 12:00:00 AM

Sr. Quality Assurance Manager (BLA preparation experience)
  • Kolon TissueGene, Inc.
  • Rockville, MD
  • About the Company: KOLON TISSUEGENE is a leader in biopharmaceuticals, specializing in cutting-edge regenerative medicin...
  • 7/20/2024 12:00:00 AM

Electrical Engineer - Quality Program Manager
  • PrideStaff
  • Ashburn, VA
  • Job Description Job Description Reporting to the Director of Engineering, the Quality Program Manager will join the team...
  • 7/19/2024 12:00:00 AM

Program Manager
  • Summit ET
  • Washington, DC
  • The Program Manager (PM) full-time position supports the exercise program for a U.S. Federal agency and its stakeholders...
  • 7/18/2024 12:00:00 AM

Janitorial Services Quality Assurance Inspector
  • George Mason University
  • Fairfax, VA
  • Janitorial Services Quality Assurance Inspector Job no: 10001290 Work type: Classified Staff Location: Fairfax, VA, On S...
  • 7/18/2024 12:00:00 AM

Director of Quality Assurance - GLP / CLIA
  • Precision For Medicine
  • Frederick, MD
  • Precision for Medicine is the first global precision medicine clinical research services organization, purpose-built to ...
  • 7/16/2024 12:00:00 AM

Director, GCP Quality Assurance - Boston Remote
  • Imbria Pharmaceuticals
  • Washington, DC
  • Company Overview Imbria Pharmaceuticals is a privately held, clinical stage company developing novel therapies for patie...
  • 7/16/2024 12:00:00 AM

Income Estimation for Quality Assurance Director jobs
$162,421 to $204,876