We're seeking a senior individual with a strong background in the Networking/Telecom
industry and at least 8 years of experience to establish and manage the systems
integration and test organization. Qualified candidates should have experience
developing and performing system level functional test strategies and processes
for complex networking boards and high-speed systems. In addition, candidates
will provide input to designs for manufacturability and testability that will
result in improvement in quality, productivity, test efficiency, and cost reductions.
Requires technical expertise in Data/Voice/Video Communications systems, hands
on experience with commercial test and measurement equipment, and knowledge
of Design-for-Testability (DFT) and Design-for-Manufacturability (DFM). Responsibilities
include but are not limited to: specifying, developing and/or procuring test
equipment, leading the defect reduction teams to improve test processes and
test coverage, responding to test problems by working with affected suppliers
and design engineering, and supporting contract manufacturers with any test
issues that arise. This position interacts with a skilled team of hardware,
software and test engineers as well as marketing and product managers to span
the product development cycle. Effective communication skills, flexibility,
a strong teamwork approach, and the desire to work in a fast-paced start up
environment are necessary for success. BSEE/CS or equivalent experience is
required. MSEE preferred.
We're seeking a senior individual to drive the overall corporate quality
effort with major focus placed on final product quality and customer satisfaction.
Qualified candidates should have 5 at least five years of experience in a Quality
Assurance/Manufacturing Engineering capacity with a technology-based company
supporting NPI and outsource manufacturing of medium volume, high complexity
HW and SW products. A successful track record of achieving and maintaining
ISO900X certification is critical. In addition, candidates will ensure that
DFQ principles are fully incorporated into product design and production processes.
This position requires utilization of TQM and SPC principles, and development
and implementation methods for measuring, controlling, improving and reporting
the product quality status at various locations throughout the manufacturing
process, both in-house and at the Contract Manufacturer. Responsibilities include
but are not limited to: working with customer support, developing a way to
monitor and enhance the customer experience when dealing with Vivace products,
making regular reports on the status of the Product/Process quality and customer
satisfaction, and expand the Quality Assurance department as company growth
and activity warrants. Experience with Telecom/Datacom networking equipment
and exposure to AGILE, JDEdwards and/or Clarify tools is a plus. This position
interacts with a skilled team of hardware, software and test engineers as well
as assembly technicians and senior management to span the product development
cycle. Effective communication skills, flexibility, a strong teamwork approach,
and the desire to work in a fast-paced start up environment are necessary for
success. BS degree in Statistics, Mathematics or other technical discipline
desired and/or equivalent experience is required. MS preferred.
We're seeking a senior individual with at least 5 years of manufacturing
experience to support Vivace's high-end switching systems through the New Product
Introduction (NPI) process. Qualified candidates should have manufacturing
engineering experience in a technology-based company (preferably Networking
/ Telecom industry) supporting NPI and outsourcing experience of medium volume,
high complexity and high-speed HW & SW systems. In addition, candidates
will create and maintain the overall product structure to ensure ease of procurement,
assembly, test and custom configurations to meet customer needs.
Other responsibilities include but are not limited to: developing, implementing
and controlling manufacturing assembly procedures; ensuring Design-for-Manufacturability
(DFM) and Design-for-Testability (DFT) principles are fully incorporated into
the product design; ensuring product documentation packages are complete and
properly released through Document Control; loading item master and BoM structure
into the Product Data Manager (PDM) tool; logging engineering change orders
(ECO); issuing part numbers; organizing product and part history files; providing
first line technical support for any and all process issues arising on the
in-house production floor, and finally, providing second line support for those
issues arising at the subcontractor manufacturing facility.
Requires knowledge of ECO/ECN change systems and experience with various
part numbering schemes and PDM/MRP systems. Experience with AGILE highly preferred.
This position serves as a direct interface to a skilled team of hardware, software
and test development engineers as well as product designers and assembly technicians.
Interface with outside subcontractors and suppliers is also required. Effective
communication skills, flexibility, a strong teamwork approach, and the desire
to work in a fast-paced start up environment are necessary for success. BS
degree in a technical discipline or equivalent experience required. MS preferred.
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