Flex is a leading sketch-to-scale™ solutions company that designs and builds intelligent products for a connected world. With more than 200,000 professionals across 30 countries and a promise to help make the world Live Smarter™, the company provides innovative design, engineering, manufacturing, real-time supply chain insight and logistics services to companies of all sizes in various industries and end-markets. For more information please visit our careers page at www.flex.com.
Industry: Electrical / Electronic Manufacturing
Type: Public Company
Headquarters: 2 Changi South Lane, Singapore, 486123
The Product Engineer will be based in Northfield, MN and will have limited travel (up to 30% at most). This person will be responsible for introducing new flexible circuit applications into the factory in accordance with Multek Flexible Circuits New Product Introduction procedures by coordinating prototype, development and production launch activities. Responsibilities also include working with customers to implement design for manufacturability in order to realize their product designs.
We are looking for someone who demonstrates:
Passionate customer focus
Thoughtful, fast, disciplined execution
Tenacious commitment to continuous improvement
Relentless drive to win
Here is a glimpse of what you’ll do:
Working with customers to implement Design for Manufacturability (DFM) standards.
Working with customers to translate electrical schematics into product designs
Project lead on collaborative efforts with Flex and outside companies
Establishing timing plans and coordinating the fabrication of prototypes, production first article runs, and collaborative efforts.
Collaborating with CAD Technicians to establish layouts and generate necessary fabrication tools and artworks.
Providing fabrication directions to prototype technicians.
Identifying and resolving technical issues that arise in the development phase.
Working with Program Managers and Business Development Managers to estimate and verify factory costs to produce the product.
In the Multek MRP system (Oracle), entering item numbers, bills of material and routings that provide all necessary instructions for mass production.
Partnering with Quality Assurance to verify Multek processes are statistically capable of manufacturing the product with acceptable yield and predictable results, using the standard Production Part Approval Process (PPAP).
Up to 30% Travel to customers and vendors
Data Analysis and Report writing.
Here is some of what you’ll need (required):
4 year degree preferred but not required
candidates should have 3-4 years of product engineering related work experience
Knowledge of circuitry; flexible circuitry knowledge a plus
Manufacturing, Electrical Engineering, Circuit Design, Applications Engineering, Prototyping and Project management a strong plus
Knowledge and experience with: QS9000, ISO standards, and APQP
Here are a few of our preferred experiences:
Prior experience in Automotive a plus; will also consider other highly regulated industry experience
Here are a few examples of what you’ll get for the great work you provide:
Full range of medical benefits, dental, vision
Employee discounts at local retailers
Flex does not accept unsolicited resumes from headhunters, recruitment agencies or fee based recruitment services. Flex is an Equal Opportunity Employer and employment selection decisions are based on merit, qualifications, and abilities. Flex does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of: age, race, religion, color, sex, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, disability, pregnancy status or any other status protected by law. Flex provides reasonable accommodation so that qualified applicants with a disability may participate in the selection process. Please advise us of any accommodations you request in order to express interest in a position by e-mailing: firstname.lastname@example.org. Please state your request for assistance in your message. Only reasonable accommodation requests related to applying for a specific position within Flex will be reviewed at the e-mail address. Flex will contact you if it is determined that your background is a match to the required skills required for this position. Thank you for considering a career with Flex.
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Internal Number: WD055251
Flex is a leading Sketch-to-Scale™ solutions company that designs and builds intelligent products for a connected world. With more than 200,000 professionals across 30 countries and a promise to help the world Live smarter, the company provides innovative design, engineering, manufacturing, real-time supply chain insight and logistics services to companies of all sizes in various industries and end-markets.
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