The Walt Disney StudiosBurbank, CA
Full Time Job
It's the magic of immersing yourself in a motion picture masterpiece, or a new track from your favorite band, or the spectacle of a live Broadway show. It's hard to define and even harder to create, but that's what we do at The Walt Disney Studios. Ours is a culture of innovation, collaboration and creativity. We raise the bar, then step over it, blazing trails through the production and distribution of world class entertainment around the globe. If you want to help tell compelling, enduring stories through movies, music or stage plays, then we want to hear from you.
We have an exciting opportunity for a QC Manager to join the team!
The QC Manager is responsible for managing an onsite team (12 direct reports), (up to 20 non-direct reports cross-trained to maximize staff) 3rd party QC resources (currently 3 vendors and expanding) to ensure worldwide releases for the Walt Disney Studio theatrical and in-home products meet Disney's quality standards and deliver on time. The job holder will manage planning, scheduling, budgeting, billing, resource management (people, rooms, equipment, software, etc.), training, metrics and specifications. They will partner with other lines of business and vendors to document and expand our cross-training program, which ensures team members across DDSS as well as 3rd parties. This will ensure any person QCing for Disney maintains our highest standards. They will also partner with engineering and clients to ensure all of the Disney QC facilities meet the business requirements and are properly maintained and enhanced.
They will partner across multiple lines of business to ensure all DDSS product is right the first time and help to improve quality through tighter controls, leveraging data and also partnering with the QC automation team to implement automated workflows that fit each unique business need across the Studio. This will enable them to improve quality and maximize resources to ensure we are investing the right amount into QC. Through effective management of this process the job holder will yield significant process improvement, build consensus, drive early quality planning and be a key contributor to successful implementation of stated management initiatives to improve quality and reduce time to market for Disney products along with delivering reliable, on-time, right first-time product. Job holder will drive value by looking for opportunity to partner across the Walt Disney Company in order to seek out efficiencies and assist in reducing similar QC tasks, where appropriate. Furthermore, this individual will manage a team responsible for accomplishing day to day QC tasks.
2 years managing teams responsible for Quality Management, Assurance, Control. In media. 2 years data analysis
• 3-5 years managing teams responsible for Quality Management, Assurance, Control in media. 3-5 years data analysis
• Lean Six Sigma belt placement & experience running ISO 9001 certified organizations
About The Walt Disney Studios:
For over 90 years, The Walt Disney Studios has been the foundation on which The Walt Disney Company was built. Today the Studio brings quality movies, music and stage plays to consumers throughout the world. Feature films are released under the following banners: Disney, including Walt Disney Animation Studios and Pixar Animation Studios, Disneynature, Marvel Studios and Lucasfilm. The Disney Music Group encompasses the Walt Disney Records and Hollywood Records labels, as well as Disney Music Publishing. The Disney Theatrical Group produces and licenses live events, including Disney on Broadway, Disney On Ice and Disney Live!. Ours is a culture of innovation, inspiration and collaboration that brings together visionary artists, gifted technologists and savvy business minds to conjure up magical entertainment experiences for a global audience.
About The Walt Disney Company:
The Walt Disney Company, together with its subsidiaries and affiliates, is a leading diversified international family entertainment and media enterprise with the following business segments: media networks, parks and resorts, studio entertainment, consumer products and interactive media. From humble beginnings as a cartoon studio in the 1920s to its preeminent name in the entertainment industry today, Disney proudly continues its legacy of creating world-class stories and experiences for every member of the family. Disney's stories, characters and experiences reach consumers and guests from every corner of the globe. With operations in more than 40 countries, our employees and cast members work together to create entertainment experiences that are both universally and locally cherished.
This position is with Walt Disney Pictures, which is part of a business segment we call The Walt Disney Studios.
Walt Disney Pictures is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status. Disney fosters a business culture where ideas and decisions from all people help us grow, innovate, create the best stories and be relevant in a rapidly changing world.