Manufacturing Liaison Engineer
PDS TECH is currently looking for a Manufacturing Liaison Engineer for our client in Orange County, CA
Responsible for the industrialization process to ensure manufacturability (feasibility, repeatability, capability, testability of the product/process) and cost efficiency of the products.
Summary of Duties
§ As a liaison engineer :
§ Support the Industrialization process by providing inputs and comments which generates a robust and cost efficient design
§ Responsible of the integration of concepts such as Design to Cost, Design to Manufacturability and Design to Quality as early as possible in the design during development (for new or modified products)
§ Create and update all the deliverables of the industrialization process such as VSW, PFMEA, DFM, ….
§ Run the feedback loop from operations, quality and manufacturing engineering experience and data
§ Meet internal and external customer delivery deadlines
§ Propose and implement change/continuous improvement initiatives across design as an on-going activity
§ Support operations in changes/improvement of the manufacturing environment
§ To work in partnership and collaboration with all support functions
§ Demonstrate thorough understanding of the development phase and manufacturing constraints
§ Coordinate technical discussions between external suppliers and internal stakeholders, as early as possible in the design
BS in Industrial, Aeronautical, Mechanical Engineering or Manufacturing Engineering preferred.
Experience: 10+ years.
Computer Skills: Proficient with Windows Operating System®, Office XP®. Knowledge of Catia and Smarteam
Other Skills: Large knowledge in manufacturing constraints and good understanding of development phases. Analytical skills and proficient in data base use