Product Applications Engineer
Winchester Interconnect
San Marcos, CA
What we’re looking for:
Winchester Interconnect has an immediate opening for a Product Applications Engineer for the Greater San Diego area. Cable Manufacturing key markets encompass industrial controls, commercial aircraft communications systems, defense ground and air communications systems, naval shipboard, and undersea applications. The ideal candidate will have experience in these market applications for cable and wire harness interface and want to work in a dynamic team-based environment. Primarily responsible for supporting the sales department understanding the product interface, creating and maintaining work instructions, improving manufacturing methods and completing engineering projects.

Job Responsibilities:
Meet with customers to clarify design and application issues.
Create and maintain work instructions.
Develop, evaluate and improve manufacturing processes.
Complete engineering projects.
Address corrective actions and engineering change requests.
Maintain and update portions of the Quality Management System (QMS), including document control.

Criteria for Success:
Bachelor of Science in Engineering and 3-5 years equivalent experience.
Maintaining confidentiality of all company documents and proprietary information is also required.
Excellent communication skills: both written and verbal, ability to clearly communicate design ideas.
Ability to communicate effectively with customers, vendors, upper management, and staff.
Efficient in producing error-free design work.
Able to manage multiple projects in tandem.

Technical Expertise:
IPC-J-STD-001 & IPC-WHMA-620; Corrective Action; Root Cause Analysis; Internal Auditing; Six Sigma; Kaizen. Certifications or knowledge base highly recommended.
Familiarity with ERP Systems.
Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite, specifically Excel.
Experience using Google Apps and G-Suite applications a plus.

Why choose Winchester Interconnect?

Winchester Interconnect is a leading global provider of interconnect solutions that help fuel the ever-changing electronics industry. Throughout our 75 year history, Winchester’s business strategy, technical capabilities, passion for quality, and service have supported our customers’ innovation.

As Winchester continues to expand, it is placing increased emphasis on its people, products, operations, supply chain, and key relationships while encouraging a transparent environment that fosters innovation.

Empowerment, Collaboration, and Accountability are the fundamentals of the Winchester Interconnect Leadership Strategy. These values are part of our every day at Winchester Interconnect, and this is how we are able to do all that we do for our employees and customers.

We believe in empowering our workforce to think outside the box and make decisions that move our business forward. We hold ourselves and others accountable for following through on what we say we are going to do. We collaborate between departments, teams, business units, and customers to share best practices and become the best interconnect company in the world.

At Winchester, we dream big, get stuff done and like to have fun!

Full-time position with competitive salary and benefits.

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Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities. In addition to federal law requirements, Winchester Interconnect complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities.

Winchester Interconnect expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status.

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