Senior Manufacturing Engineer
We are currently seeking an experienced Senior Manufacturing Engineer to join our team in our Poway, CA 92064 location.
Delkin Devices is a privately held company founded in 1986, with Corporate Headquarters in San Diego, CA and European Offices in Birmingham, England. We are consistently recognized as one of San Diego County’s leading manufacturing companies, with sales and distribution channels across the world. Today the Delkin name is associated with paramount quality, professionalism, and innovation, serving both industrial and consumer markets worldwide.
Delkin Devices manufactures industrial flash storage solutions for embedded, industrial applications that include Industrial CF (Compact Flash), Industrial SD (Secure Digital), Industrial microSD, Industrial SSD (Solid State Drive), and Industrial USB. Delkin’s flash storage solutions are focused on environments where data integrity expectations are extremely high, where the flash is relied on to boot an OS, load an application, or log critical data.
Delkin brings a dedicated, USA led design, manufacturing, and support model to service OEM requirements for rugged, controlled flash storage solutions. Delkin is a leader in 100% BOM controlled life-cycle management, product customization, and an outstanding USA-based design. Our dedicated support team works collaboratively with OEMs, optimizing the right flash technology to ensure host architecture compatibility, meeting application workload requirements, and exceeding OEM expectations.
In addition to our industrial-grade flash storage solutions, we manufacture CF (Compact Flash) and SD (Secure Digital) memory cards for several OEMs under private label contract, serving various markets in the photography and outdoor lifestyle markets. We have a specific line of photography based memory card and camera accessories that are trusted by internationally renowned photographers and sold through vendors worldwide.
This position is responsible for manufacturing processes, product manufacturability, quality, and reliability. Responsible to implement manufacturing process controls that demonstrate statistical acceptance and improved yields.
Job Duties and Responsibilities:
Core duties and responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned
Improve performance and efficiency of SMT manufacturing including product quality and reliability
Develop and implement set-up and run parameters for SMT board assemblies for improved yield and a demonstrated controlled process utilizing statistical process control tools
Reduce process variation for improved quality and throughput
Conduct root cause analysis and proposes corrective actions for continuous improvement related to SMT defects and manufacturing problems related to materials, processes, tooling or machinery
Provide leadership on scalability
Provide training to personnel on techniques and procedures for improved processes
Education and Experience:
Bachelors in Industrial, Mechanical or Electrical Engineering, or related field required
12-15 years of manufacturing experience required
Experience in a high-mix / high-volume environment is preferred
Expert knowledge of IPC 610, IPC J-Standard 001 & IPC 7711 & 7721 rework standards
High level of organization and attention to detail
Experience with improvement in Surface Mount Technology (SMT) processes, techniques, and procedures with a demonstrated ability in measurement, analysis and adjustment for improved yields
Experience should include BGA, BGA reworks, thermal profiling, X-ray, screen printing, pick and place programming and reflow profiling
Knowledge of SMT type materials, equipment, inventory control and kitting
Experience with implementation of lean manufacturing principles and six sigma Prior experience within an ISO-9001 environment required, AS9100 environment a plus
Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and manage multiple projects/priorities is essential with a hard-charging work ethic and an ability to motivate others
Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing
Must have the ability to plan, resolve problems effectively, and establish priorities
Required Abilities and Skills:
Work is conducted in a warehouse environment
Exposure to moderate levels of noise and variations in temperature
Position requires significant time periods of walking and standing with periodic amounts of lifting up to 50 pounds
Proficiency in Microsoft Office Applications including Excel, PowerPoint, and Word
Compensation and Benefits:
Competitive market-based salary, commensurate with experience and education
Comprehensive benefits package available
To Apply: Please submit your cover letter, salary expectations, and resume via the ‘Apply Now’ button!
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer!
Please no phone calls or agency submissions!
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