Job Description

Senior Manufacturing Engineer, Contract

Flex, 12-18 months Contract On site/ Hybrid TBD

Role and responsibilities

  • Evaluates prototype and manufacturing practices to develop optimized process flows to ensure repeatability and quality.
  • Partners with design engineering during prototype, piloting, final product and tooling design reviews to ensure manufacturability, quality, and reliability.
  • Writes requirements documents and serves as advocate in design process for Design for Assembly/Design for Manufacturability principals.
  • Responsible for introduction of new product into Pilot Manufacturing phase and transition to sustaining engineering.
  • Leads and/or participates as a member of cross-functional and cross-site teams.
  • Drives and tracks project progress and updates database to meet defined schedule.
  • Develop and improve processes using LEAN/Six Sigma principals.
  • Collects issues identified by technicians to define improvement areas. Utilizes structured problem solving for root cause analysis, corrective actions, and solution implementation.
  • Participate in design and process FMEA.
  • Transfer knowledge to volume factory responsible for executing builds and qualification.
  • Validates build/test sequence and material allocations.
  • Write and validate assembly and test processes and procedures to be used in manufacturing.
  • Evaluates and analyzes data acquired during tests. Makes recommendations for process or design modifications based on analysis.
  • Performs failure analysis, uses data for product industrialization changes.
  • Serves as a mentor to less experienced team members on root cause analysis and problem solving methodologies and statistical analysis/process control.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Education and experience

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience, or masters in Electrical Engineering, Industrial, Manufacturing or Mechanical Engineering.
  • Minimum of four(4) years of experience is preferred in Process Engineering, Industrial Engineering or Manufacturing Engineering.
  • Prior Lithography experience preferred.
  • Advanced experience using one or more of the following software packages: Excel, Word, MS Project.
  • Experience with MRP system; SAP preferred.
  • LEAN Six Sigma Black Belt Preferred.
  • Systems engineering and interaction experience- hardware and software interface.
  • Some software, controls experience preferred.
  • Experience in executing improvement projects with LEAN Manufacturing concepts.
  • In depth knowledge of MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint. Familiarity with MS Project preferred.


Working at the cutting edge of tech, you’ll always have new challenges and new problems to solve - and working together is the only way to do that. You won’t work in a silo. Instead, you’ll be part of a creative, dynamic work environment where you’ll collaborate with supportive colleagues. There is always space for creative and unique points of view. You’ll have the flexibility and trust to choose how best to tackle tasks and solve problems.

To thrive in this job, you’ll need the following skills:

  • Can observe and respond to people and situations and interact with others encountered in the course of work.
  • Can learn and apply new information or skills.
  • Must be able to read and interpret data, information, and documents.
  • Strong customer focus and commitment to customer satisfaction through prioritization, quality, efficiency and professionalism.
  • Ability to complete assignments with attention to detail and high degree of accuracy.
  • Proven ability to perform effectively in a demanding environment with changing workloads and deadlines.
  • Result driven-demonstrate ownership and accountability.
  • Identifies bottlenecks and drives improvements.
  • Work independently or as part of a team and follow through on assignments with minimal supervision.
  • Demonstrate open, clear, concise and professional communication.
  • Ability to establish and maintain cooperative working relationships with manager, co-workers and customer.
  • Work according to a strict set of procedures within the provided timelines.
  • Ability to analyze and translate data to effectively report problems through written and/or graphical formats.
  • Ability to multi-task and set priorities without jeopardizing project schedule.
  • Data driven decision maker, good negotiation skills, positive attitude.
  • Able to read technical drawings and interpret specifications.
  • Able to define Bill of Material structure in support of defined build sequence.
  • Excellent customer service skills, with an advanced understanding of customer relationship and network building.
  • Partner with peer organizations as member of multi-disciplinary teams.
  • Must be comfortable with a rapidly changing work environment.
  • Excellent written, verbal communication and presentation skills.
  • Customer service and focus.
  • Stake holder management.
  • Energetic and enthusiastic.
  • Multitasking, priority setting and risk management.
  • Team focused but individually accountable.
  • Hands on and desire to be the Subject Matter Expert.

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