Technical Program Manager - Product Design Engineering
- Shenzhen, Guangdong, China
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Our Product Design Technical Project Manager (TPM) will work as part of the Product Design team and will be responsible for on-site management of mechanical parts, assemblies, and systems starting from DFM discussions, tooling, part bringup, assembly, reliability testing, and all the way through to product ramp and post ramp qualification. They will work closely with manufacturers and various cross functional teams including Engineering, Global Supply Chain Management and Factory Operations.
Work with applicable Global Supply Managers to define and establish supply chain requirements utilizing selected equipment and manufacturing suppliers.
Define part tolerance and specifications by demonstrating process capability to Product Designers and Industrial Designers.
Provide onsite support at manufacturing sites during development and product production ramp, and drive engineering issues to resolution
Audit suppliers to monitor ongoing quality and reliability testing.
Drive qualification of various colors, materials, and cosmetic finishes (CMF).
Provide ongoing onsite support to ensure sustaining of products including design of experiments and post ramp qualification.
Manufacturing process monitoring in the supplier/sub-supplier facilities. Yield rate and mechanical definition and improvement.
Work closely with tooling vendors, OEM/ODM, Asia-based OPM/QA/GSM team, as well as US-based team to ensure quality and schedule objectives are met.
Experience with a variety of manufacturing processes (including injection molding, die casting, CNC machining, stamping, laser/ultrasonic welding, etc.), material and finishing desired.
Knowledge in Production Part Approval Process (GRR, FAI, CPK, control plan etc.)
5-10+ years of full time mechanical manufacturing experience required Must have a demonstrated hands-on mechanical ability.
Experience at FATP (Final Assembly, Test, and Packaging) site is a plus.
Demonstrate excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Domestic and International travel required.
Mechanical Engineering degree is a plus.