Job title : Manufacturing Engineer

Job Number : 83733
Division : Engineering

Job Description:

Client is looking for a talented, self-starting electrical or mechanical engineer to join the Client team in manufacturing new products and enhancing our current products. The ideal candidate will have 2+ years of experience as an electrical or mechanical engineer working on high-volume consumer product development and manufacturing. This role will be responsible for test and validation of new Client products and guiding the NPI process of taking new product designs into high volume manufacturing. The manufacturing engineer will work closely with product managers and electrical and mechanical design engineers to define and execute validation test plans, design manufacturing test plans and equipment, and oversee manufacturing rollout from EVT to mass production. The role will also work closely with our suppliers and factories in China to ensure a seamless transition to high-yield, high-quality, volume manufacturing. The position may include a direct firmware development component if that is of interest to the candidate.
Key Responsibilities: Facilitate technology transfer of new product introduction from process development through commercial scale-up and provide recommendations that enhance manufacturing processes. Develop ongoing reliability test protocols and factory/supplier IQC/OQC requirements. Develop supply chain and factory processes in China to support NPI Bring-up and bench verify initial prototypes. Work on cross functional teams for process improvement and cost reduction Define test procedures with manufacturing team. Define and execute process validation tests. Support creation of manufacturing tools, protocols, and procedures.
Required Skills:


2+ years of experience as an engineer working on NPI for high-volume consumer products Experience with consumer electronics manufacturing. Understanding of testing methods and goals for product and accessory testing. Experience with data acquisition tools, power supplies, e-loads, and scopes. Understanding of basic programming principles and data structures. Ability to analyze problems, identify root causes and provide efficient solutions. BS or greater in EE, ME, or similar discipline. Excellent communication and documentation skills. Desired Skills Experience working with suppliers and contract manufacturers in China Previous experience with RF validation and testing in a manufacturing environment. Experience driving manufacturing process engineering requirements at vendors and contract manufacturers. Programming skills in high level object oriented languages (Java, Python, etc). Passion for low-cost design for products used in the developing world.