Responsible for the design and development in addition to the procurement of manufacturing test equipment for use in all stages of manufacturing from printed circuit board level to final inspection test.
Interface with product design engineering, software engineering, and manufacturing engineering to develop and improve production test methodologies.
Interface with Manufacturing Engineering Teams at Genie and Contract Manufacturing Locations
Responsible for the planning, development, and attainment of cost estimates for manufacturing test equipment
Design and development of various analog and digital interface circuits used in production test equipment.
Responsible for the documentation of manufacturing test procedures and equipment used in production testing.
Support pilot builds at manufacturing facilities
Support production start at manufacturing facilities
Program PLC's, micro-controllers and touch screen displays
Analyze, evaluate and correct problems found in new or existing test equipment at local and remote manufacturing facilities.
Must be capable of interacting in a team environment and working with others to achieve the best possible end product from all functional viewpoints.
Prepare yearly capital expenditure budget requirements for test equipment
Interview departmental job candidates
Special projects as required
Able to work efficiently with limited supervision
Experience in the design and development of manufacturing test equipment.
PLC Control Experience (Omron Preferred)
HMI Design Experience (ProFace Preferred)
Experience with UART/Serial Communication
Testing of Connected Products (Bluetooth and Wi-Fi)
Microprocessor Production Programming Experience
Experience working with Labview is desirable.
Experience working with motor drives and motion control devices is desirable.
Measurement Equipment Experience: Oscilloscope, Spectrum Analyzer, Signal Generator, Programmable Power Supplies
Industrial Measurement device experience: Load Cells and Load Meters, Encoders, Programmable Current and Voltage Meters
The successful candidate should have strong mechanical skills in addition to their electronics knowledge.
Should have knowledge of modern electronics manufacturing processes.
Ability generate electrical schematics and wiring diagrams as required.
Good organizational and documentation skills.
Experience with the FMEA process
Must have a good understanding of equipment calibration and tractability requirements.
Must be able to lift 50 Lbs.
Bachelor of Science Degree in Electrical Engineering or BSEET