SUMMARY We are working with a North Pittsburgh area manufacturer of highly specialized electrical products and components to identify a Product Engineer.
• Reporting into the Manufacturing Manager, the Product Engineer will lead the introduction of new products to the production floor. This includes: • Performing design for manufacturing (DFM), design for assembly (DFA), and design for test (DFT) assessment and recommending enhancements to facilitate the development of quality products that allow cost effective fabrication, assembly, and testing. • Planning and managing assembly process development, pilot builds, workstation design and setup. • Leading the development of documentation and work instructions associated with manufacturing equipment and processes. • Providing troubleshooting for existing products, designs, and test fixtures with an emphasis on root cause analysis and problem resolution, as well as, providing documented feedback in the form of yield studies and root cause analysis assessments to engineering for future revisions.
The ideal candidate will have an outgoing and driven personality, a MacGyver-like sense of resourcefulness, and the love of working in a highly dynamic and collaborative environment. In return, he or she will be rewarded with a competitive salary and compensation package, as well as, the opportunity for growth and advancement.
QUALIFICATIONS • Experience in transferring devices and/or products from engineering development states to manufacturing. • Experience with assembly processes, work cell manufacturing, PCB assembly, wire bonding, and Statistical Process Control (SPC) methods. • Experience in designing and performing root cause analysis of manufacturing processes. • Familiar with radiation, imaging, sensor, and/or detection fabrication and equipment. • Ability to operate oscilloscopes, logic analyzers, signal/function generators, multi-meters, data acquisition cards, and bench top power supplies. • Ability to write test software specifications.
DESIRED SKILLS • Knowledge of RoHS and IEC standards. • Knowledge of ISO 9001:2008. • Knowledge of PCB design tools such as OrCAD or Altium.
REQUIREMENTS • BS in Electrical Engineering required. • 5 years of experience in new product development, testing, and transition to production required; custom, technology-based design projects preferred. • 5 years of experience in product design including requirements specification, board design and layout, prototyping, troubleshooting, revision control, component procurement, and assembly for manufacturing required; radiation, imaging, sensor, and/or detection products. • Practical experience in Manufacturing Engineering and processes; on time delivery, continuous improvement, etc. • Practical experience with electronic test setups and fixtures for testing electronic devices. • Must be a US Citizen or Permanent Resident. • Must be able to pass a pre-employment background check and drug screen.