Senior Engineer – Electronics Manufacturing
What you'll do:
- Independently support the design review, build document development, assembly and delivery of multiple concurrent production efforts.
- Apply and/or develop highly advanced technologies, scientific principles, theories and concepts to electronics assembly and design for manufacturing.
- Expert in modifying product designs assuring manufacturability; reducing product costs, meeting program delivery requirements, and assuring rigorous quality requirements are efficiently met through the application of professionally accepted industrial techniques, practices, and procedures.
- Design, research and develop new processes or process improvement to reduce risk, cost or process cycle times.
- Act independently to uncover and resolve issues associated with electronics assembly, including printed wiring assemblies, electronics "box level" assemblies and interfacing assemblies.
- Plan production programs and recommend technological application programs to accomplish long-range objectives.
- Support program cost proposals and basis of estimates, with an emphasis on cost estimation for electrical assembly & manufacturing efforts.
- Actively support the mentorship and training of more junior employees in electronics manufacturing principles and design for manufacturing concepts.
- Lead and/or direct group discussions. Organize and direct effective meetings.
- Maintain a regular and predictable work schedule.
- Establish and maintain effective working relationships within the department, the Strategic Business Units, Strategic Support Units and the Company. Interact appropriately with others in order to maintain a positive and productive work environment.
- Perform other duties as necessary.
What you'll need:
- BS/BA degree or higher in Engineering or a related technical field is required plus 8 or more years related experience.
- Each higher-level degree, i.e., Master's Degree or Ph.D., may substitute for two years of experience. Related technical experience may be considered in lieu of education. Degree must be from a university, college, or school which is accredited by an agency recognized by the US Secretary of Education, US Department of Education.
- Manufacturing or Operations management background with a strong technical background in Electronics Manufacturing, Process Control or Design Engineering is desired.
- Competence at the highest levels in one or more technical fields, has intuitive feel in technical areas, establish requirements for the producibility of designs, and for cost, budget, and schedule constraints.
- Ability to work multiple activities and programs, and work all aspects of a new business effort across all engineering disciplines.
- Exceptional degree of ingenuity, creativity, and resourcefulness.
- Effectiveness in providing leadership at all levels and with outside customers, see the big picture and initiate action wherever needed that are not clearly defined, able to influence program outcomes and customer requirements, and negotiate new business opportunities.
- Exceptional verbal and written communication skills. Exceptional presentation skills.
- Work is performed in an office environment, laboratory, clean room, or production floor.
- Travel and local commute between Ball campuses and other possible non-Ball locations may be required.