NSTAR Global Services Fremont, CA, USA
Oct 16, 2018Full time
Position Summary: Manufacturing Engineer 3 will be responsible for manufacturing and design engineering in coordinating the release of new products. Job Functions/Duties: Interfaces with manufacturing and design engineering in coordinating the release of new products Reviews new designs for manufacturability and makes recommendations to design engineering on manufacturability improvements (DFMA, Serviceability, Safety, Ergonomics, and Modularity) Estimates manufacturing cost, determines time standards and makes recommendations for fixturing and process requirements of new product lines Develops, implements and maintains methods, operation sequence and processes in the manufacturing of sub-assemblies and final assemblies Makes recommendations for outsourcing vs building in house of sub-assemblies Works with outside suppliers on outsourcing activities. Maintains records and reporting systems for coordination of manufacturing operations. Works closely with design engineering to close issues found during manufacturing of new products. Designs and procures manufacturing fixtures. Perform Virtual Builds: using 3D CAD models to determine product manufacturability including BOM validation, determine proper build sequence, labor hour estimation, DMFA, tooling and fixtures assessment Required Skills: Outstanding analytical, verbal, and written communication skills that will enable the candidate to positively influence multi-level, cross functional teams. Familiarity with lean manufacturing methodologies as they apply to low volume/high mix products. Must be well-versed in Microsoft Office products, with proficiency in Excel and PowerPoint 3D modeling (Creo/NX) experience or training strongly preferred Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in Engineering with a minimum of 3 years of related experience; or an advanced degree with minimum 2 years’ experience. When applying, please note that you saw the job posted on the NOVA Job Board. If you need help with your resumé, please see a NOVA Career Advisor.