Quality Manager Telecom

Reference: 0521

Our Client: Company Profile

Our client, OTN Systems NV, located in Olen, Belgium, develops and markets the XTran (Excellence in Transport) telecommunication equipment, dedicated to the operational telecommunication departments of metros, light-rails, oil & gas, mining, ITS (intelligent highways, tunnels & bridges), ports, utility companies, public safety and industrial campuses. They are looking for a Quality Manager Telecom.

With OTN Systems’ unique products, it is possible to integrate different applications for voice, data, LAN, video, SCADA, etc. into one high-speed network in a single fiber optic backbone. More specifically, the OTN Systems products are at their best when it comes to mission critical networking. This is made possible by strong investment in product development and a highly skilled workforce, resulting in a unique product portfolio based on cutting edge technology.

OTN Systems is a trusted brand of Belden Inc., a global leader in high quality, end-to-end signal transmission solutions. Belden Inc. delivers a comprehensive product portfolio designed to meet the mission-critical network infrastructure needs of industrial, enterprise and broadcast markets.

Quality Manager Telecom


In your role as Quality Manager you are responsible for the Quality systems, Environmental regulations and Health and Safety issues at the OTN Systems Belden facility in Olen, Belgium with strong focus on quality systems and (product) compliance. You ensure compliance to internal and external QHSE requirements and manage the relevant external certifications.

Following topics are part of your job:

  • You implement and follow up the QHSE management systems (ISO 9001, ISO 27001, ISO 14001).
  • You align the QHSE systems with the systems applied in the corporate Belden group.
  • To assure continuous improvement, you make sure QHSE objectives (and key performance indicators) are defined and deployed.
  • You perform internal audits and take the lead when customers are performing audits at the OTN Systems Belden facility in Olen.
  • You host, prepare and coordinate external audits.
  • You coordinate and take the lead in case of critical customer quality issues.
  • You work together with the proposal and engineering teams in answering customer requests regarding QHSE aspects.
Skills and Qualifications

  • Master degree or equivalent.
  • Several years of relevant working experience in a leading quality and/or HSE role.
  • Fluent in Dutch and English.
  • Thorough knowledge of ISO9001. ISO 27001 experience is a plus.
  • Proactivity, assertiveness, leadership, enthusiasm, adaptability and diplomacy.
  • Fluent communication.

Propel your career surrounded by a diverse team of innovative, goal-oriented individuals who are pursuing the next generation of connectivity solutions. At OTN Systems & Belden, you’ll participate in work that will challenge you and position you to excel. You’ll collaborate with colleagues from around the world, gaining exposure to a broad base of expertise and perspectives. Together, you will continue on a journey of innovation, creating a connected world and paving the way for automation. Join OTN and build the future.

Contact us!

If you believe you have what it takes to make things happen as a Quality Manager Telecom, we would like to hear from you!

Please contact us by e-mail (info@vp-recruitment.be) quoting “ref 0521” and/or feel free to call Wim Vander meiren (0032 (0)489 585 566) or Manu Pauwels (0032 (0)489 585 565).