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Production Quality Technician

Job Category:Quality and Supply Chain
Location(s):Boston (MA, US)
Closing Date:February 28, 2023

Scope of the Job:

The Production Quality Technician supports Quality Assurance responsibilities on the shop floor while assisting in the training and direction of the production team for assigned processes.


  • Performs Pre-Cap, Final Source preparation, and External Visual inspection activities
  • Interfaces with customer inspectors and facilitates actions from the inspections
  • Conducts process audits under the direction of site Quality Management
  • Tests accuracy of Product Travelers moving pilot or “dummy” product through the database to ensure all data required is possible before Engineering product releases are completed
  • Acts as a liaison between quality management and the production team.
  • Mentors new associates and assists in qualifying training plans completions.
  • Processes ERP and database entries to ensure timely processing of jobs.
  • Uses help chain to request support from quality leadership and engineering.
  • Initiates Engineering Change Requests to correct documentation and processes.
  • Participates in 6S and safety audits.
  • Other duties as required and role evolves


  • Photonics packaging expertise
  • Fiber optics assembly and testing experience
  • Mil Spec 883 certification
  • Experience working in a team oriented, collaborative environment


  • Communication skills
  • Delivering results
  • Safety


  • Work history in a clean room based, photonics environment.
  • Communication Skills including conflict management.
  • Computer Skills including Microsoft Office products, i.e. Excel, Word, PowerPoint
  • Fine Visual-motors skills


  • 5+ years with a photonics based product manufacturer.