Sunday, November 30, 2014

Senior Automation Engineer / Project Manager (Mechanical, Electronics, Test, Manufacturing)

Job Description:

• Job Title: Senior Automation Engineer / Project Manager
• Job Industry: Testing Equipment and Manufacturing Equipment in Automotive, Consumer Product, Bio-medical, Consumer Electronics and Healthcare Industries
• Job Location: San Francisco Bay Area
• Job Type: Full-Time
• Compensation: competitive, with great career growth potential
• Language requirement: Proficient in either English or Chinese, good communication skills
• Welcome applicants anywhere in the US to apply, relocation package will be provided if needed!

Summary:

A fast growing China company is opening its lab/office in San Francisco Bay Area to better serve its A customer and expanding its business in the US. We need an expert in Testing Equipment and another expert in Manufacturing Equipment in Automotive, Consumer Product, Bio-medical, Consumer Electronics and Healthcare Industries.

Note: This job description includes qualifications for both Testing Equipment and Manufacturing Equipment.

Responsibilities:

Manage Automation (automated assembly and test equipment) Projects from design through manufacturing and integration in the Automotive, Consumer Product, Bio-medical, Consumer Electronics and Healthcare Industries. The Senior Automation Engineer will be responsible for managing projects within budget and within the project’s timeline.

Required Skills and Experiences:

• Managing projects within budget and time constraints;
• Strong negotiating skills;
• Ability to balance competing interests such as, customer and corporate goals;
• Outgoing with the ability to resolve issues and manage tasks to completion;
• Ability to identify and manage areas of risk in customer’s documentation/specifications;
• 3D SolidWorks and/or AutoCAD experience;
• Proficient in MS Word, Office, Excel & Project;
• Ability to check and understand mechanical drawings and recognize sound mechanical design;
• 5 years Mechanical Design Engineer experience;
• 5 additional years Project Management experience will be a plus;
• Strong work ethic (50 hour weeks);
• Intermittent travel to customers’ sites when needed;
• Types of Automation Platforms experience should include: Synchronous Rotary/Linear
Indexers, Servo Linear/Rotary Indexers & Motors, Cartesian, Gantry, Articulating and SCARA
Robots, Power & Free Conveyor Systems, Pneumatic & Servo Pick & Places;
• Types of Component Presentation experience should include: Vibratory & Centrifugal Bowl
Feeders, Step & Magazine Feeders, Tape/Reel Feed Systems, Tray Feeding, Mechanical
Escapements, Vision Guided Flexible Feeders;
• Types of Automation Technologies experience should include: Fastening, Dispensing,
Assembly, Marking, Testing & Vision;
• Ability to Lead and work closely with Mechanical Engineers, Controls Engineers, Electricians,
and Toolmakers during all project phases;
• Ability to concept, write, and quote change order requests;
• Ability to write or assist with the writing of machine manuals;
• Ability to write periodic customer & corporate reports;
• Ability to Lead Debug, Run-off, Installation, training, and startup efforts at customer’s site;
and
• Additional Skills a plus: tool-making, die design, electrical, automotive, & etc.
Qualifications
• Chinese mandarin skills a big advantage.

Education:
Bachelor of Science Degree in Mechanical Engineering Technology, Mechanical/ Electro Engineering,
Automation Engineering, Process Engineering or related fields.


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