Quality Manager at Formlabs

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To reinvent an industry, you have to build the best team. Join Formlabs if you want to bring groundbreaking professional 3D printers to every designer, engineer, researcher, and artist in the world.

Formlabs’ desktop 3D printers have seen great success in the market, unlocking precision SLA technology at a competitive price. As our product line evolves to new form factors and industry segments, we are in need of leaders dedicated to quality assurance. 

The Quality Manager will play in both strategic and execution leadership, helping to expand our product quality organization overseas and drive standard processes for supplier selection, measurement and qualification. The role serves as a key liaison between US-based engineering teams and Asia-Pacific execution leads, partnering with design, sustaining and supply chain engineers to refine Formlabs’ quality management system and drive adoption world-wide. Influencing cross-functional teams across product development, sourcing, test and program management the Quality Manager is accountable for supplier quality throughout the supply chain.  If process improvement and capability enablement motivates you, join us as our Quality Manager!

The Job:

  • Lead cost-driven quality improvement initiatives to drive down non conformance, implement preventative measures and boost revenue generation as a result of improved product integrity
  • Develop and utilize key process indicators to drive continuous quality improvement through Formlabs design teams and supply chain partners
  • Leverage a systematic and strategic approach to strengthen supplier selection, contracting, auditing and process improvement activities in partnership with sourcing teams
  • Manage sub-tier manufacturing performance for critical to quality components
  • Champion a culture of root cause and corrective action. Establish and maintain a corrective and preventive action (CAPA) system and deploy it across the Formlabs supply base 
  • Take a leadership role in developing a world-wide quality organization focused on preventative measures while able to address issues quickly and effectively
  • Support operational improvement projects to enhance supply chain efficiency and capacity and enable future product development


  • 5+ years of experience in a quality engineering environment, with exposure to overseas supplier management a plus.
  • Demonstrated ability to lead through influence across geographically and technically diverse teams. Prior management experience is a plus, but not required. 
  • Experience building and deploying a quality management system 
  • Able to leverage structured problem solving methodologies to root cause and resolve quality issues. Certified Quality Engineer, Six Sigma certification or equivalent highly desired.
  • Ability to work cross-functionally across global customer service, engineering, production, and supply chain teams. 
  • Highly collaborative and results driven. Constantly striving to improve performance, reduce waste, and accelerate production. 
  • Strong interpersonal skills, energetic and self-directed. Not afraid to speak up or pivot to a new direction when needed. Natural problem solver. 
  • Excellent organizational skills along with demonstrated ability to manage concurrent tasks.

Our Perks:

  • Flexible vacation
  • Premium healthcare coverage
  • Paid parental leave
  • Commuter benefits
  • Unlimited 3D prints

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company.  We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.  

Even if you don't check every box, but see yourself contributing, please apply.  Help us build an inclusive community that will change the face of 3D printing.

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35 Medford St. Suite 201, Somerville, MA 02143

An Insider's view of Formlabs

What’s the vibe like in the office?

Culture is extremely important at Formlabs. With now over 400 people combined in our Boston and Berlin offices, the goal is to “keep Formlabs weird,” which is really just a fun way of saying, “let’s keep things interesting.” Since we are trailblazing the way for a new era of low-cost manufacturing, keeping things interesting isn’t too difficult!



What projects are you most excited about?

Everything we produce is an ongoing project. A big focus for us has always been to relentlessly improve upon our existing products. We release regular updates to our software, printer and materials - keep an eye on our blog to see all the exciting things we have planned for the coming year!



How does the company support your career growth?

Formlabs has a fairly flat organizational structure, so there is a relatively low barrier to taking on projects outside of your job scope and trying to grow into a new role.



What is your vision for the company?

We're committed to bringing powerful and accessible fabrication tools into the creative hands of professionals around the world.



What are some social events your company does?

We regularly have people organizing everything from whiskey tastings to ice climbing. The interest-diversity here is vast and people are quick to jump in and learn something new. Just to name a few of our internal “clubs," we have Booklabs, Filmlabs, Whiskeylabs, ping pong tournaments, Fitness Bootcamp, yoga, Ragnar, summer camps, hackathons . . .



What are Formlabs Perks + Benefits

Formlabs Benefits Overview

We invest in our people. That's why we provide flexible vacation, generous premium coverage for medical, dental, and vision plans, paid parental leave, commuter benefits, and unlimited 3D prints. We are committed to offering a holistic benefit package to support you inside and outside the office.

Eat lunch together
Dedicated Diversity/Inclusion Staff
Diversity Employee Resource Groups
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
Inclusive of expandable partner benefits
Wellness Programs
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
Company Equity
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Generous Parental Leave
Flexible Work Schedule
Family Medical Leave
Company sponsored family events
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Unlimited Vacation Policy
Generous PTO
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Perks & Discounts
Beer on Tap
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Company Outings
Free Daily Meals
Game Room
Stocked Kitchen
Some Meals Provided
Happy Hours
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Recreational Clubs
Relocation Assistance
Fitness Subsidies
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences
Diversity Program
Promote from within
Online course subscriptions available

Additional Perks + Benefits

Catered lunches 3x per week, unlimited snacks, office pets, 100% healthcare coverage, regular presentations and technical talks, Form Clubs for anything and everything.. CoffeeLabs, WhiskeyLabs, PaintLabs, GameLabs, FilmLabs, the list goes on. A culture that welcomes you into your FormFamily from Day One.

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