Electrical Product Engineer 1246861

  • Location:
    San Jose, California, US
  • Area of Interest
    Supply Chain
  • Job Type
  • Technology Interest
  • Job Id

What You'll Do

The Internet of Things Product Operations team in Cisco’s Supply Chain Organization is seeking an experienced Electrical Product Engineer. Our team supports the Internet of Things business unit which is based in Austin, TX and San Jose, CA. Our products are leading edge technologies which make them the best in the industry. The product platforms are industrial switching, routing, wireless, embedded networks and Cisco LoRaWAN products.

You are the technical interface for engineering team for the platform for all technical and product quality related to design and manufacturing. You'll review and provide mentorship and influence project team in the specification, design, development and testing strategy of hardware. This role supports development of new products and drives design for manufacturing excellence with the goal of bests-in-class quality and reliability with optimized cost.

You will collaborate with Business Units, central engineering teams, CM Partners and CA personnel to drive quality and cost of design and quality.

Additional responsibilities include:

  • Perform, follow up and close issues related to DFx and own the DFx related discussions with Engineering and CM Partners.
  • Have deep understanding of manufacturing processes and work with CM partners for quality and process development / validations.
  • Think in an unexpected way for internal and external process optimization using all available tools and process.
  • Dedicatedly lead and drive the quality issues in the field and factory.
  • Manage technical changes to existing products through BOM management, ECO and deviation processes.
  • Provide hardware debug mentorship to contract manufacturing test engineers and debug technicians. Ensure that Manufacturing receives the required level of product training.
  • Actively work with the Defect Reduction and Product Teams by working to identify product issues and drive resolutions.

Who You'll Work With

You will work with Systems Product Operations that is engaged in the development of switching technology. You will be part of the team developing next-gen and high-end switching platforms. This team influences and handles a global team with presence in California, Texas, and China. This team transforms our daily work in order to deliver projects ahead of time, below cost, and with high-quality standards for demanding Enterprise Switching customers.

Who You Are

You have a successful track record of relationship building and the ability to effectively influence peers and management with your strong communication skills; and strong written, verbal and interpersonal skills which gives you an edge to create an impact. All of this, combined with a strong sense of ownership and integrity make you a fantastic fit for this role.

The minimum requirements for this role:

  • Typically requires BS degree in Engineering or equivalent plus 4 - 6 years applicable experience.
  • Knowledge and understanding of manufacturing processes related to electronic manufacturing.
  • Proficient with office and Agile PDM system.
  • Prior experience with Allegro and be proficient with Valor CAD tools.
  • Experience sustaining HW products until EOL.
  • Deep understanding of new product launch and development related to manufacturing processes and design attributes.
  • Strong project management skills are a plus.

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