Production & Quality Manager

Le Noirmont (JU)

Company


GEOSATIS is the world’s leading maker of end-to-end electronic monitoring and predictive analytics solution for the criminal justice system. The company offers a secure, reliable, convenient and cost-effective complete solution (ankle bracelet, indoor base station, victim protection device, monitoring software & mobile app) for enhanced public safety, successful offender rehabilitation and reduced recidivism – using Swiss precision, quality and innovation.

The company was founded in 2011 as a spin-off from the renowned technical university of EPFL in Lausanne, Switzerland – and has been focusing ever since at revolutionizing the electronic monitoring industry through in-depth customer understanding and breakthrough innovations that challenge the status quo and deliver radically better products and services.

Our young and dynamic team operates from our Head office in Le Noirmont (JU), and from our Lab office at the EPFL Innovation Park in Lausanne (VD) – and is currently experiencing a strong growth on both the R&D and business side of things.

Job Description


We are looking for a person to join the Operations Team to be in charge of the Production and Quality department of the company. As Production and Quality Manager, you will work together with both customer facing employees and specialized engineers to industrialize, analyze, test and propose improvements to all products and related processes.

Responsibilities


  • Determine, negotiate and agree on in-house quality procedures, standards and specifications for our products and services
  • Understand customer needs and requirements and ensure these are met
  • Specify quality requirements of raw materials with suppliers • Investigate and set standards for quality, health and safety
  • Ensure manufacturing processes comply with both national and international standards
  • Oversee all product development procedures to identify deviations from quality standards
  • Inspect final output, compare properties to requirements and approve/reject products
  • Monitor, analyze and document performance and derive statistical analysis
  • Supply chain management from providers to final customers
  • Define and control of qualitative and quantitative KPIs
  • Define and control of continuous improvement plans for manufacturing and sourcing
  • Write management and technical performance reports

Requirements


  • Bachelor or Master degree in Engineering, ideally with a business/sales orientation
  • 3-5 years work experience as Quality Assurance Manager within a high-tech company
  • Fluent in English and possibly French. Fluency in any other language is welcome
  • In depth understanding of quality control procedures and relevant legal standards
  • Experience with ISO 9001 quality control certification is a plus
  • Customer oriented approach, attention to details and results-driven mindset
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills with data analysis/statistical methods
  • Effective organizational, influencing and team work skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to work in fast-paced agile environment with a cross-functional team
  • Travel availability both abroad and within Switzerland
  • Possession of a driving license

Information


  • Expected start date: As soon as possible
  • Place of work: Le Noirmont (JU)
  • Contract type: Permanent

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