Product Engineer I in Angleton, TX at Benchmark Electronics

Date Posted: 10/7/2018

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Product Engineer I

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Job Summary
At Benchmark (NYSE: BHE), our mission is to be the solutions provider of choice for high technology OEM customers, anticipating their needs and rapidly delivering comprehensive value-creation solutions during the entire product life cycle by providing:
  • Innovative Design Engineering Services
  • Optimized Global Supply Chain & Logistics Solutions
  • World-Class Manufacturing and After-Market Support

    Our mission is based on a foundation of financial strength, managerial integrity and a culture of operational excellence and continuous improvement. As a top 10 global leader in the electronics manufacturing industry, we attribute our success to the success of our customers.

    Benchmark Electronics, Inc is looking for a Product Engineer. One who leads and designs Lean Manufacturing goals and strategies for improving the operations and processes within the organization. Manages all activities for continuous improvement and performance enhancement.

    Location: This position is located in Angleton, Texas. Please confirm that location is ideal prior to applying. Work location: 3000 Technology Drive, Angleton Texas *Houston metro area* No calls from 3rd party recruiting firms.

  • Essential Functions and Competencies

    Provide primary customer contact for New Product Launch (NPL) activities. Responsible for all manufacturing processes, materials, and tooling to ensure products are assembled to customer expectations.
    • Take full manufacturing responsibility, leading products through prototype, pilot and production builds
    • Oversee the implementation of customer documentation changes and internal change orders
    • Report on the status of NPL activities
    • Use statistical tools to lead quality improvement within the customer team
    • Drive internal and external corrective action plans
    • Actively participate in new customer development and new business development
    • Analyze line return information to understand and drive corrective action on manufacturing process issues
    • Perform product level FMEAs as required
    • Perform Design for Manufacturability and work with Test Engineering on Design for Testability
    • Assist in developing project proposals and associated cost estimates
    • Develop in-depth knowledge of customer’s products as required to support product’s transitional activity

    Qualifications / Education / Experience
    • Demonstrate ability to work individually or in teams
    • Possess effective communication, both written and verbal
    • Demonstrate effective interpersonal skills
    • Ability to work weekends and off-shifts as needed
    • Possess effective prioritization and organizational skills with particular attention to detail
    • Possess and understanding of manufacturing systems and tooling development
    • Demonstrate the ability to solve and document moderately complex cross departmental issues using structured problem solving tools

    5+ years of electronics manufacturing experience

    4 year Engineering or Technical degree
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    Angleton, TX, USA

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