Mechanical Engineer

Suzhou, China
Main Location
Redmond, WA, United States
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Do you want to be at the forefront of device test innovation at Microsoft? Do you have a passion to deliver new technology to customers? Are you seeking a unique career opportunity that combines both technical capabilities, as well as business insight? Are you committed to creating an environment where you can play a role in creating best in class manufacturing test solutions? Are you interested in working to deliver manufacturing test solutions that will receive high visibility?
Windows Devices Group’s Manufacturing Test Engineering team at Microsoft is seeking a passionate, driven, and intellectually curious Mechanical Engineer to drive impact and deliver results in the world of Devices Manufacturing Test at Microsoft. The Manufacturing Test Engineering (MTE) Group is a core member in the Manufacturing and Strategic Sourcing (MnS) organization, which is part of the Experience and Devices (E+D) group at Microsoft. The MTE group is responsible for developing test systems for testing of all Microsoft branded hardware devices. We develop partnerships with our internal hardware and software engineering and development teams and our third-party external suppliers to deliver high-quality test systems that delight our customers and deliver a fantastic Windows experience.
Our Mechanical Engineer is responsible for creating, implementing and maintaining world class test and measurement stations used to bring iconic Windows devices to the customer.  MTE Engineers use their deep industry and market knowledge while partnering with R&D; teams to define and create test systems for all Microsoft branded products.  You must be a high energy, high impact individual with demonstrated ability to succeed in a dynamic business environment.  Successful candidates will build long lasting, strategic partnerships with our partners and position Microsoft for sustained success.

• Develop system solutions in both PCBA or Box Build areas as part of a test solution for manufacturing of such products as Surface, Xbox, HoloLens etc.
• Define test and measurement methods and system design.
• Design, integrate, debug, document, qualify, and support those solutions through an entire product development lifecycle
• Analyze lab, build and factory data to assure test method’s functionality and reliability.
• Specify, manage and verify designs from external suppliers.
• Partner with internal and external teams to develop test systems. Leverage existing solutions as appropriate.


• Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering or equivalent.
• At least 5 years of HW engineering experience.
• Excellent communication, teamwork, documentation and organizational skills.
• Great attitude and self-motivation.
• Systematic and conceptual thinking.
• Proficiency with Mechanical design tool, like CREO or other.
• Comfortable in a lab environment using test and measurement equipment to characterize and analyze designs.
• Proficiency with board and system level design, analysis, verification, and documentation.
• Proficiency with Statistical analysis methods and tools such as JMP, preferred.
• Experience delivering solutions for high-mix high-volume production, preferred.
• Ability to troubleshoot to root cause and solve complex problems.
• SPC and six sigma methodologies.




Microsoft is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ancestry, color, family or medical care leave, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, national origin, physical or mental disability, political affiliation, protected veteran status, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws, regulations and ordinances.  We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements. If you need assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during the application or the recruiting process, please send a request via the Accommodation request form.


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