Job Duties and Responsibilities
Analyzes product or equipment specifications and performance requirements to determine designs which
can be produced by existing manufacturing or processing facilities and methods.
Determines feasibility of designing new plant equipment or modifying existing facilities considering costs,
available space, time limitations, company planning, and other technical and economic factors.
Provides technical information concerning manufacturing or processing techniques, materials, properties,
and process advantages and limitations which affect long range plant and product engineering planning.
Confers with research personnel to clarify or resolve problems and develops design.
Prepares or directs preparation of product or system layout and detailed drawings and schematics.
Directs and coordinates manufacturing or building of prototype product or system.
Compiles and analyzes operational, test, and research data to establish performance standards for newly designed or modified equipment.
Develops PFMEA alongside design engineers and manufacturing engineers
Develops control plan alongside manufacturing engineers and quality engineers
Supports development of product launch curve
Develops production test strategy based on product requirements, PFMEA, launch curve, and control plan
Develops, implements and maintains automated vision systems and digital image processing systems
Developments and implements production line control software
Reviews ECN’s for implications to existing production lines and manages corresponding actions
Plans and develops experimental test programs.
Analyzes test data and reports to determine if design meets functional and performance specifications.
Confers with research and other engineering personnel and prepares design modifications as required.
Evaluates engineering test results for possible application to developments of systems or other uses.
Skills and Competencies
Must be able to read technical specifications, CAD / CAM drawings and schematics
Knowledge of Visual Basic.Net a must
Knowledge of LABVIEW programing
Knowledge and understanding of processes quality planning methods (PFMEA, control plan, etc)
Programming of PLCs (Automation Direct preferred)
Knowledge of automated vision systems and digital image processing a plus
Ability to prioritize tasks and manage multiple tasks simultaneously
Demonstrated ability to understand businesses and translate their needs into technical documents
Must be fully Bilingual English / Spanish
Education and Experience
BS degree in Electrical Engineering or Computer Science
10 years’ experience in an electronics manufacturing environment