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Sr.MDE

Sr.MDE

Job ID 
636666
Location 
US-CA-Sunnyvale
Posted Date 
3/20/2018
Company 
A2Z Development Center, Inc.
Recruiting Team 
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Job Description

As a Senior MDE Engineer, you will be responsible for defining and implementing DFMA good practice to the design of our product. You will be a key member of the development team and will be the main interface between the Hardware and Product Design Engineering teams with local and Offshore Operations teams within Lab126 and our OEM partners. In this role, you will:

  • Work with the design engineering to identify and escalate manufacturing challenges by enforcing DFM, DFA and DFS principles

  • Investigate and introduce new manufacturing technology and methodology to enhance product quality and production efficiency

  • Develop manufacturing process at the ODM, including defining fixture requirements, critical dimensions on parts and critical requirements in assembling

  • Drive all factory-related operational issues related to SMT and final assembly processes during pre-production builds; ensure effective closure to enable operational success of the new product introduction cycle, and put products into mass production

  • Identify and develop assembly jig and fixture for new products

  • Work within Operations, Hardware and Product Design engineering departments to implement and optimize manufacturing 1st pass yields and efficiency from prototype through product ramp

  • Bridge the gap from OEM to Lab126 by supporting development builds and production

  • Support cost reduction and sustaining activities

Basic Qualifications

  • BS in electrical or mechanical engineering or a related technical field
  • 7+ years of experience in an engineering field
  • Experience in mechanical assembly and inspection processes such as Geometric Design and Tolerance (GD&T) OMM, and other inspection equipment.
  • Experience in process characterization and validation using statistical tools – such as GR&R, Cp/Cpk, Design of Experiments.
  • Experience with design for manufactur-ability, design for automation, and creating process documentation from scratch
  • Experience with assembly jig and fixture design
  • Experience working with International OEM Partners

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master's or PhD Degree in Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering or Industrial Engineering
  • Ability to work independently and ensure timely and accurate communication between the Lab126 and our OEM partners
  • Good understanding of manufacturing strategy and DFMA best practices
  • Experience in Mechanical and Thermal FEA
  • Knowledge on ProE/UG solid modeling
  • Mechanically inclined, strong problem-solving skills, hands-on individual
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills; capable of interfacing at all levels of a business from equipment operators to platform VP
  • Able to work under pressure while managing competing demands
    and tight deadlines
  • Able to execute tasks in a very dynamic and ever-changing environment
  • Ability to effectively deal with high levels of uncertainty, ambiguity, and change
  • Communicate effectively with diverse customers and audiences across multiple disciplines
  • Exceptional influencing and negotiation

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