PCBA Manufacturing Engineer

ID:  6051
Function:  Operations

San Jose, CA, US

We are the global test and automation specialists, powering next-generation technologies through sophisticated solutions. Behind every electronic device you use, Teradyne's test technology ensures your device works right the first time, every time! Our portfolio of automation solutions help manufacturers to develop and deliver products quickly, efficiently and cost-effectively. Together, Teradyne companies deliver manufacturing automation across industries and applications around the world!



  • Must have domain knowledge of PCBA manufacturing processes (hardware, stencils, wave soldering, flying probe, x-ray, etc).
  • Collaborates with hardware design engineering and DFM engineer in Design for Manufacturability reviews through New Product Introduction process.
  • Ability to lead and manage multiple projects across different product lines and teams. Manage and communicate project timelines and action plans effectively.
  • Define Manufacturing process specifications and design.
  • Develop and implement new processes and procedures.
  • Humanize production equipment though ergonomic and safety considerations.
  • Manufacturing fixture design including all fixture design related validations, build, documentation, and handoff to high volume production.
  • Provide capital equipment investment analysis.
  • Conduct capacity planning and analysis.
  • Determine manufacturing layouts for effective workflow.
  • Creating and Implementing Engineering Change Notices to update BOMs and drawings.
  • Monitor and drive quality improvement at suppliers and internally.
  • Develop and provide training to assembly personnel.
  • Working with suppliers on manufacturing defect root cause analysis and resolutions.




Basic Qualifications, Experience, Skills & Education:


  • BS Degree in Electrical Engineering or Mechanical Engineering
  • Minimum 5 years of PCBA manufacturing experience
  • Must have analytical and mature thinking, organized, team player with a high sense of urgency
  • Must be able to find creative ways to solve problems
  • Recognition of when a problem must be escalated is critical and recommend solutions
  • Must be an extremely motivated individual.
  • Project management skills preferred
  • Flexible to work with global suppliers with multiple time zones
  • Able to travel up to 20%
  • CM / Operations experience a plus
  • Familiar with IPC standards (IPC-A-600/IPC-A-610/IPC 7711/IPC 7721)
  • Familiar with ISO standards







Nearest Major Market: San Jose
Nearest Secondary Market: Palo Alto

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