KEY JOB DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
Design and develop high volume optical transceiver products from initial concept to production release.
Implement optimized solutions incorporating applicable industry standards, relevant customer specifications, and all thermal and EMI performance requirements.
Work closely with other design groups, support the team by providing appropriate design reviews, committing to development schedules, and meeting project milestones.
Release and maintain drawings per established engineering change order process.
Work with various offshore suppliers to achieve acceptable yields/costs and ensure manufacturability.
Travel to interact with offshore suppliers and overseas production facilities.
SKILLS & QUALIFICATIONS:
Degree in Mechanical Engineering (BS with at least 5 years of relevant experience or MS with at least 3 years of relevant experience is preferred).
Knowledge/experience in high volume fabrication processes including metal stamping, die casting and plastic injection molding.
Prior design experience in high volume products such as optical transceivers, cell phones, or disk drives.
Proven track record of successfully developing/transferring products into high volume manufacturing including frequent interaction with manufacturing teams both as part of transfer activities and ongoing cost/yield improvements.
Proficiency with SolidWorks mechanical design software.
Expertise on dimensioning/tolerancing, metrology, GD&T, and FEA (incl. thermal simulation).
Excellent communication, planning, organizational, & interpersonal skills.