Manufacturing Engineer
Position Title: Manufacturing Engineer Department: Operations Reports to: Operations Manager

Principal Accountabilities:
o The manufacturing engineer position develops and implements optimal, cost-effective manufacturing processes and methods in accordance with product specifications and quality standards; recommends and implements improvements to production processes, methods and controls; coordinates manufacturing launch for new or revised products.
• Manufacturing Process Support
o Carries out product process improvement, problem resolution, project management and employee training. o Improves product manufacturing processes and methods for cost-reduction, quality improvement and efficiency. o Prepares and presents plans for the above and coordinate deployment including training of team members. o Assists operations manager/leads in improving a system of production control, standard operating procedures, safety, quality control and training. o Performs research, design and development of manufacturing processes including production flow, assembly methods and production equipment. o Create and maintain QMS procedures as related to engineering functions o Maintain processes as the designated process owner. o Corrective action evaluation, resolution, and solutions for product-based variation o Documentations support as needed. o Coordinates the manufacturing launch of new/revised products including establishing goals, training team members and evaluating results. o Designs, develops and tests and/or sources and cost-justifies various tools, machinery and equipment for recommended manufacturing methods. o Performs product/process analysis for cost reduction, quality improvement, and improved efficiency. o Responsible for oversight of products through the entire manufacturing process, monitoring yields through process & inspection tollgates, and taking action as necessary to improve yield and overall product flow
• General
o Effectively communicate with all SFE departments o Demonstrate leadership qualities o Have a problem solving attitude o Represents manufacturing on cross-functional teams. o Provides input into the quoting process and collaborates with project managers to identify labor, tooling, and equipment required for new and existing programs.
Minimum Qualifications: 2 year college degree 1 year relevant experience Familiarity with standard computer applications Minimum Competencies: Excellent verbal/written interpersonal skills Excellent computer skills Familiarity with problem solving techniques Be able to work in a fast-paced, team environment Preferred Qualifications: Bachelor's degree in Engineering discipline 3 years previous electronics assembly experience Formal Lean Manufacturing training (classes and/or certificate) Preferred Competencies: A passion for analytical problem solving Previous experience with Aegis Checkpoint/CircuitCAM