Senior Lead - Quality

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Date: Jul 22, 2022

Location: Pune, IN

Company: Springer Nature Group

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We are on the hunt for Senior Lead -Quality to join our team and make themost of working in a fun environmentwhile learning from the best. About the team he central Quality team is headed by Head of  ‐ Quality This team works closely with all teams for all aspects related to continuous improvements (Six Sigma,Lean, Kaizens, etc.) and implementation of various International Standards (ISO,GDPR, etc.).


Organization brief:

‘Springer Nature Technology and Publishing Solutions is the technology and publishing solutions arm of the Springer Nature Group. We leverage our insight in the publishing domain and acquire, produce and deliver content across media and markets using our Technology and Publishing Solutions. With a focus on technology-driven solutions and deep insight into the publishing domain, Springer Nature Technology and Publishing Solutions offers a range of services that help our Group brand acquire, produce and deliver content in the most efficient ways possible. We are ISO 9001 certified, driven by over 1000 professionals in Technology, Research & Analysis and Marketing shared services
‘We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment on the
basis of merit alone, without attention to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status


What we are looking for


Experience and Qualification: 7‐8 years experience in Quality Lean Six Sigma Black Belt certified



1. Knowledge of Six Sigma/Lean Project

2. Knowledge of ISO Standards

3. Driving initiatives like 7QC tools, Kaizen

4. Application of Minitab

5. MS Office knowledge, Good excel skills (pivot tables, charts, functions,vlookup, etc.), e-mail applications


Responsibilities include (But not limited to)


• Process facilitation to the aligned verticals

• Ensure process documentation available for all entities

• Arrange team-wise Defects Management Workshop for operations team
• Communicate effectively with ISO consultants/certifying body
• Conduct internal audits as per the schedule for both the ISO standards (QMS and ISMS)
• Providing analysis of the reports
• Monitor customer feedbacks and follow up with operations for closures
• Publish weekly/monthly accuracy reports to operations
• Identify continuous improvement scope in the organization and work towards implementation

• Conduct quality-related trainings whenever required for operations and QC teams
• Mentoring and guiding juniors
• Brainstorming on quality analysis

Day At Work

• Process facilitation
• Mentor continuous improvement project
• Conduct Internal audit
• Conduct quality-related training

At Springer Nature we value the diversity of our teams. We recognize the many benefits of a diverse workforce with equitable opportunities for everyone. We strive for an inclusive workplace that empowers all our colleagues to thrive. Our search for the best talent fully encompasses and embraces these values and principles.

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