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Senior Product Engineer

Job description

Senior Product Engineer

The Component Engineering team are directly involved in driving component qualification through effective partnership with external suppliers and internal design and development teams. 

Responsibilities:

  • Drive supplier requirements by collaborating with Development Engineering and other cross-functional partners to clarify design intent, identify critical features, and assess feature risk. Partner with suppliers to ensure components are designed for reliability, manufacturability, and cost.
  • Perform process and component/material development work with suppliers to deliver highly capable components/materials. Applies principles of chemistry, physics and material behaviors in the development of supplier processes.
  • Define component qualification strategy, partner with suppliers to develop qualification plan, report performance, and demonstrate release readiness. Support project deliverables, supply risk reduction, yield improvement and cost reduction activities during development
  • Lead issue resolution of complex problems as they relate to supplied components and materials. Ensure corrective and preventive measures meet acceptable standards of robustness and effectiveness.
  • Plan, execute, and communicate own work and educating others on work products. Provide regular, timely communication to manager and project team regarding status of assigned activities

Experience:

  • Third Level – Level 8 Degree in Science, Engineering or related discipline
  • 5 years’ experience in component/materials development, reliability, manufacturing or processing/component fabrication
  • Applied knowledge of DOE, SPC, FMEA, Gage R&R, Basic Statistics
  • Masters in Materials Science or Engineering
  • Six Sigma green belt or black belt certified
  • Applied knowledge of DOE, SPC, FMEA, Gage R&R, Basic Statistics
  • Demonstrated technical writing skills
  • Proficient in MS Office - MS Project focus
  • Experienced with inspection equipment and material testing processes
  • Capable of coordinating cross functionally with groups such as Design Engineering, Sourcing, Commodity management, and Quality to resolve issues and provide status of assigned activities

 

To apply for this position please contact Catherina at Sigmar Recruitment T: +353 91 749261 E:  cforde@sigmar.ie

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