May 24, 2022

Quality Assurance Manager - Data Center Build

  • Black Box
  • Illinois, USA
Construction Defense Engineering Information Technology Management Other QA-Quality Control Sales management Information technology

Job Description

Job Description

If you are a Quality Manager looking for an exciting role working with industry leaders, look no further! Black Box is hiring a Data Center Quality Manager as part of our strategic growth initiative to work with our customer, Meta - the largest social media giant in the world.

In addition to our comprehensive total rewards package (medical, dental, vision, 401(k) with Company match, life/accident insurance, HSA, tuition reimbursement and more), we are offering relocation, temporary living and/or commuter assistance and/or a sign-on bonus for this position.

The Quality Manager plays an important role in Black Box's data center deployment program by monitoring all phases of the project to ensure that external and internal requirements are met before the product reaches our customer. This position will ensure high quality of our operations and services leading to the long-term success of our business.

Location: DeKalb, IL


Essential Functions are:
  • Develop overall quality plan and run books to support the data center rollout (includes quality of technical delivery, logistics, inventory controls) and maintenance of Noncompliance Register
  • Reviews requirements, specifications, and technical design documents to provide timely and meaningful feedback
  • Creates detailed, comprehensive, and well-structured installation and test plans and reviews testing documentation
  • Estimates, prioritizes, plans, and coordinates quality control and testing activities
  • Designs, develops, and executes QA scheduled reports (e.g. defects, installation deficiencies, project timelines and project level QA measurements)
  • Identifies, records, documents, monitors and tracks deficiencies and corrective actions
  • Monitors and inspects all operations that affect quality to align with industry and customer standards
  • Facilitates communications with internal and external teams to identify system requirements, failures, and process improvements
  • Investigates the causes of non-conforming products and trains users to implement QC solutions
  • Stays up-to-date with new testing tools and test strategies
  • Trains installers, where necessary, on testing methodologies

Education/Experience Requirements:
  • Bachelor's Degree preferred, or equivalent work experience
  • Minimum of 5 years of relevant experience
  • Knowledge of Project/Construction QA methodologies, tools, and processes
  • Experience in writing clear, concise and comprehensive test plans and test cases
  • Hands-on experience with QC implementation
  • Knowledge of testing and installation methodologies
  • Experience working in data center builds as well as fiber and copper performance testing
  • Certifications in QC, RCDD and DCDC preferred
  • Knowledge of TIA, NEC, BICSI and data center installations standards
About Us

What's in it for You?

Joining Black Box means you'll have the opportunity to work on exciting, highly visible projects with our customers. You'll get to know large and small organizations across the world and work to deliver best in class IT solutions. You'll be rewarded with a variety of experiences, development opportunities and exposure to some of the world's most admired companies. In addition to these rewarding experiences, you'll have access to our comprehensive Total Rewards Program. Our program continues to evolve to meet the needs of our dynamic workforce by providing a variety of benefits which are applicable and competitive for each country & region.

About Black Box

Black Box is the trusted global solutions integrator and digital technology partner. With nearly 45 years of experience connecting people and devices, we are an organization of top technical professionals dedicated to delivering solutions and services that help organizations design, build, manage, and secure their communications and IT infrastructure and networks. Technologies include 5G/OnGo, connected buildings, digital workplace, multisite deployments, data centers, and IoT.

We also design and manufacture award-winning products for Pro AV, KVM, cabling, and networking known for their advanced functionality, flawless performance, outstanding reliability and fail-safe security. We deliver high-value technology services and products through our values, such as innovation, ownership, transparency, respect and open-mindedness combined with our global presence and 2,500+ team members in 24 countries and growing. Black Box is a wholly-owned subsidiary of AGC Networks.

Black Box is an equal opportunity employer. Black Box does not discriminate against individuals on the basis of race, color, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, sexual identity, religion, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, or any other protected status, and endorses those policies and practices which seek to recruit, hire, train and promote the most qualified persons into available jobs.


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