Shift: M-F 9-5 with Flexibility
Department: Product Services
SparkFun Electronics is an open source e-retailer focused on making embedded electronics accessible to people of all ages and skill levels. SparkFun was instrumental in creating the Open Source Hardware movement and remains a leader dedicated to making it more commonplace. We strive to educate, encourage, and supply our customers in all things electronic.
In 2003, CU student Nate Seidle shorted a programmer in his dorm room and, in lieu of a way to order easy replacements, decided to start his own company. Since then, SparkFun has been committed to sustainably helping our world achieve electronics literacy from our headquarters in Boulder, Colorado. No matter your vision, SparkFun’s products and resources are designed to make the world of electronics more accessible. In addition to over 2,000 open source components and widgets, SparkFun offers curriculum, training and online tutorials designed to help demystify the wonderful world of embedded electronics. We’re here to help you start something.
We are an equal opportunity employer that values a diverse workforce and an inclusive culture. SparkFun offers an abundance of opportunities to learn new skills from other Funions, in addition to many other benefits and perks.
The Product Services team is responsible for five aspects of the product development process: product sourcing, product content, product administration, product support, and project management. These five aspects align to ensure that SparkFun is successful in the implementation of our overall product strategy. These responsibilities include all resale products and in-house assemblies.
The Compliance Manager will be responsible for all operational activities related to product compliance with relevant regulations regarding the product’s materials composition and function: policy and resource design, the process, and implementation. This position works with multiple business functional teams to execute on that responsibility.
The Compliance Manager position includes being the subject matter expert for all things product compliance for the range of electronics components, sensors, wireless technology, circuit boards, and electronics projects materials that SparkFun offers. This includes, but is not limited to, offering advice and suggestions in an effort to create and execute on a product compliance strategy, working under the guidance and direction of the Product Services Manager. This position will also implement and execute product compliance strategy, including facilitating the creation of the overall structure, resources, processes, and procedures with multiple functional teams to ensure SparkFun meets governmental requirements on product compliance.
This role has the responsibility to create the overall product compliance foundation and strategy, to ensure company-wide adherence to that foundation all the while constantly looking for and making suggestions about process improvements.
The ideal candidate will have proven experience with ECCN classification decisions, Prop65, and RoHS.
SparkFun Electronics offers its employees a comprehensive benefits package, in addition to several perks. In regards to benefits, we offer medical, dental, and vision. And, we offer a 401k match, disability, life insurance, and a flexible leave policy.
SparkFun offers many perks, including but not limited to a dog-friendly workplace, professional development opportunities, an on-site fitness center, lunch and learns, and internal classes to learn from fellow Funions!
Please log in to apply for this position!