About EMCORE CORP
EMCORE Corporation is a leading provider of advanced Mixed-Signal Optics products that provide the foundation for today’s high-speed communication network infrastructures and leading-edge defense systems. EMCORE pioneered linear fiber optic transmission technology, and today is a leader in optical components and complete end-to-end solutions for high-speed communications networks, enabling systems and service providers to meet growing demand for bandwidth and connectivity.
EMCORE QUALITY MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS
EMCORE is dedicated to the most stringent and demanding quality management systems to achieve the highest levels of on-time delivery and customer satisfaction possible. Their expert product engineering, management and operations teams work in synergy to ensure a smooth and efficient quality assurance process from product development, to supply chain management and inspection, through final assembly and shipping.
They are continuously driving improvement and training their team on systematic thinking and problem solving tools to maintain a culture that designs and builds quality into all their products and processes. EMCORE has fully embraced the principles of Six Sigma and Lean manufacturing to achieve their goals for operational excellence.
EMCORE’s LEAN Six Sigma Program
Six Sigma is a proven approach to improving business processes based on statistical analysis. The Six Sigma methodology is based on five steps. Define – Measure – Analyze – Improve – Control. Known as DMAIC, it uses a set of empirical and statistical management methods and creates a special infrastructure of people within EMCORE who are experts in these methods.
At EMCORE, most of their professionals are trained on Six Sigma fundamentals. A significant number are American Society for Quality (ASQ) certified Green Belts and Black Belts, with Master Black Belts in the top leadership roles.
EMCORE ISO 9001 Certification
EMCORE operates a Quality Management System that complies with the requirements of ISO 9001:2008 for the design and manufacture of communications equipment.