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Senior Manufacturing Engineer

Sierra Wireless

Sierra Wireless

Posted on Thursday, June 6, 2024

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Process Optimization: Lead efforts to optimize manufacturing processes to enhance efficiency, quality, and cost-effectiveness.
  • Technical Leadership: Provide technical expertise and guidance to the manufacturing team and EMS suppliers, ensuring adherence to best practices and standards.
  • New Product Introduction (NPI): Manage the smooth transition of new products from design to manufacturing, including process development, validation, and documentation.
  • Continuous Improvement: Drive continuous improvement initiatives such as Lean Manufacturing, Six Sigma, and Kaizen to streamline operations and eliminate waste.
  • Problem Solving: Identify and resolve manufacturing issues promptly, employing root cause analysis and corrective action methodologies.
  • Quality Assurance: Collaborate with quality assurance teams to maintain and improve product quality standards, ensuring compliance with industry regulations and customer requirements.
  • Manufacturing Documentation: Develop and maintain manufacturing documentation, including work instructions, SOPs, and process flow diagrams.
  • Equipment Maintenance and Calibration: Oversee the maintenance and calibration of manufacturing equipment to ensure optimal performance and compliance with safety standards.
  • Supplier Collaboration: Work closely with suppliers to evaluate and improve component quality, cost, and delivery performance.
  • Cost Analysis: Conduct cost analysis and feasibility studies for proposed process improvements and capital expenditures.
  • Cross-Functional Collaboration: Collaborate with cross-functional teams, including design engineering, test engineering, and supply chain, to support overall business objectives.
  • Risk Management: Assess and mitigate risks associated with manufacturing processes, materials, and equipment.
  • Regulatory Compliance: Ensure compliance with relevant regulatory requirements, such as ISO standards and environmental regulations.
  • Project Management: Lead and participate in cross-functional projects to drive operational excellence and achieve business goals.