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Quality Assurance Documentation and Drafting Supervisor

Quality Assurance

Santa Barbara, CA


Sientra is currently searching for a Quality Assurance Documentation and Drafting Supervisor (QADDS) to lead our growing document control and device tracking teams.


The QADDS is responsible for the implementation and maintenance of documentation systems, the document and record control process and documentation archives. S/he supervises and coordinates the activities of personnel engaged in preparing controlled documentation, files, folders and reports, ensuring their completeness and accuracy and providing input regarding modification, revision and resubmission. S/he will ensure that new and revised documents are written in accordance with established procedures and accurately present process and product details as required. S/he will complete document and engineering change requests and submit to SmartDoc for review and approval.


The QADDS plans and creates drawings and specifications for new and existing products, materials, subassemblies and components. S/he will create and revise CADD (Computer Assisted Design and Drafting) drawings and specifications for products, subassemblies, components, mechanical equipment, dies, tooling, fixtures and controls using computer-assisted drafting. S/he will calculate dimensions and tolerances utilizing principals of geometric dimensioning and tolerancing (GD&T). S/he will compute mathematical formulas to develop and design detailed specifications for product and components. Utilizing SmartDoc and/or Documentation Management, s/he will manage and maintain the organized system for drawings and associated revision control.  


In addition, the QADD supervises the activities of the QA Device Tracking and Data Entry Specialist particularly in the area of activities related to control of documentation and the accurate and efficient entry of data into the SmartSolve QMS system generally and the SmartDoc/Documentation Management module specifically. S/he will likewise supervise the activities related to data inputs into the Device Tracking database, ensuring that records are entered in a timely and efficient manner and that backlogs are maintained at acceptable levels.



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