The position will be focusing on CMF Processes such as Surface Treatment ie. MAO/MgC/Passivation & Surface finishing encompassing Anodizing/Painting/PVD/AFP. His/her Role also includes optimizing and working on Mechanical Enclosures/Component related processes including CNC; Assembly; CMF & Test. This role also includes development of requirements and evaluating different manufacturing solutions for functionality, cost, and volume. Preferred candidates will have an outstanding track record in delivering manufacturing processes that enables the delivery of high volume Quality Mechanical Parts. This position is based in the Microsoft Asia Center for Hardware in Suzhou where the role will provide the technical support and innovation required to assure best in class manufacturing operations. Also incumbent having experience in Leading an Engineering team or managing complex Project in the Mechanical Manufacturing world will be an advantage.
• Establish a project plan that covers; production & repair, process implementation, process maintenance and validation/test process. • Take lead / provides technical support to worldwide manufacturing and repair in support of continuous process improvement. • Provide Mfg engineering support to Development, DFx and NPI teams • Standardize manufacturing process across all sites • Understand design changes and provide build support at factory • Drive unresolved problems to the appropriate Development groups. • Communicate to manufacturing team on process related failures • Support to identify test deficiencies and work with corresponding group to improve test coverage or screening. • Provide feedback to factory on failure diagnostic • Evaluate new tests and process changes • Conduct targeted experiments at factory for mfg and quality improvement • Ensure proper processes and documentations at manufacturing and test operations • Drives implementation of best practices • Drives continuous process improvement initiatives • Approve and assists with implementation of procedures, process changes and/or ECNs • Provides repair/defect feedback to Mfg and engineering as well as recommendations for product improvements where possible • Provides backup support for all mfg eng worldwide, assist on EV, DV, PV of new product • Frequent Travel to factory sites is required • Capable to Lead a team of Engineer including managing a complex Project with high mechanical engineering contents.
Minimum of 10 years of demonstrated working experience in manufacturing environment, including high volume manufacturing/repair experience. Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts and draw valid conclusions. Ability to interpret an extensive variety of technical data and deal with several abstract and concrete variables. Demonstrated experience in re-engineering efforts and statistical analysis such as Six Sigma. Demonstrated experience in ISO 9000 and quality reporting Microsoft is an equal opportunity employer and supports workforce diversity. GCR:CN:DEV:EN