HID Global is looking for a Materials Engineer who will be primarily responsible for the design, development and qualification of consumable products that are used in identification card printers.
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HID Global powers the trusted identities of the world's people, places and things. Every day millions of people in more than 100 countries use our products and services to securely access physical and digital places. Over 2 billion things that need to be identified, verified and tracked are connected through HID Global's technology. We make it possible for people to transact safely, work productively and travel freely. We work with governments, universities, hospitals, financial institutions and some of the most innovative companies on the planet-helping them to create trusting and trusted physical and digital environments so that they and the people who use them can fulfill their potential. Headquartered in Austin, Texas, HID Global has over 3,500 employees worldwide and operates international offices that support more than 100 countries. HID Global® is an ASSA ABLOY Group brand. For more information, visit www.hidglobal.com.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Responsible for the design, development, implementation and evaluation of printer consumables
Works as a liaison between suppliers and design engineering to specify, develop, scale up and implement new product consumables
Leads and participates in improvements during development and design to improve product quality and/or process efficiency
Leads and participates in problem solving activities, familiar with failure analysis tools to help determine root cause
Leads small projects
Recommends and implements improvements after product launch to improve product reliability, quality and/or yield
Generates and executes thorough test plans, performing data analysis on the data collected
Provides technical recommendations based on data
Works with general supervision, providing status updates as necessary
Prepares presentations to internal or external audiences as necessary
Required Knowledge / Experience:
Bachelor's Degree in chemical engineering, mechanical engineering, materials engineering or materials science, or equivalent experience
1 - 4 years of chemical or materials engineering experience
Process engineering experience (preferred)
High level of curiosity and creativity combined with strong problem-solving skills
Ability to work in a collaborative team environment
Highly proactive and results oriented
Apply appropriate technology to gain and sustain technical competitive advantage
Strong verbal and written communication skills
In addition, successful candidates will have the following profile:
Creative problem solver
Strong organizational skills
High level of attention to detail
Ability to self-prioritize
Ability to manage upward
Ability to make decisive decisions even when there is ambiguity
Proficiency in MS Office Products (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
Ability to effectively communicate in the English language verbally and in writing
Must be legally eligible to work in the United States
5% Travel and fieldwork including international travel, therefore employee must possess or can acquire a valid Passport
Compliance to all relevant HID Global policies and procedures related to Quality, Security, Safety, Business Continuity, and Environmental systems
This position is based in Eden Prairie, MN. No relocation is available for this position. No phone calls or agencies please. If interested, please submit your resume by clicking on the 'Apply button' on the HIDGlobal.com career page.
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