PDS Tech Inc Site Technical Manager in Santa Clara, California

PDS Tech Inc. is seeking a Site Technical Manager, Santa Clara, CA.

If you are interested, please apply here, or email your resume to Jill Maasberg at jmaasberg@pdstech.com

Summary:

  • Manage all site technical process performance and KPIs, including test, inspection, quality, and repair processes.

  • Investigate and resolve site technical issues, from identification to root cause.

  • Manage DOE cycles and development builds, repair line and process qualification.

  • Maintain globally consistent processes, including line, equipment, headcount, process, quality and material plans. Implement and validate process changes.

  • Identify opportunities for process and quality improvement.

  • Support investigation and resolution of escalations by channel, escalation, and executive teams.

Prerequisites:

  • Exceptional focus on the customer experience.

  • Engineering experience in high volume manufacturing.

  • OEM management in a technical capacity.

  • CQE or equivalent experience in quality management.

  • Experience implementing closed-loop quality feedback systems, statistical process control and lean manufacturing methodologies.

  • Ability to multi-task and manage competing priorities in a data-driven and results oriented manner.

  • Experience auditing compliance to required processes to assure safety, quality, customer satisfaction, and efficient operations.

  • Experience with creating and approving change orders associated with procedures, BOM and service part changes.

  • Strong analytical data driven capabilities.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

  • Solution focused work ethic with a high degree of flexibility supporting multiple projects of varying complexity and priority.

  • Working knowledge of Agile, SAP and shop floor systems knowledge is a plus.

  • Ability to travel domestically and internationally (10%).

  • BS/MS in engineering discipline (manufacturing, industrial, or mechanical preferred).

  • 3-5 years of engineering experience in high volume manufacturing.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, or other legally protected status.