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This is an early career position for a junior-level Engineer or recent college graduate. This position will provide daily Quality Management for our manufacturing operations and global supply chain, minimizing incoming defects, driving process improvements, corrective action implementation, monitoring and reporting performance, and solving critical customer issues. This requires effective technical interactions with suppliers, design, test and manufacturing engineers, and members of the procurement team. Candidates will need a strong knowledge of manufacturing processes and quality concepts.
In this role, you will be able to work with a diverse group of engineers on various products and technologies. You will influence the design of manufacturing processes, supplier selection, and component specifications to meet our customer’s expectations.
This position could require up to 15% travel per year (domestic or international)
Essential duties and responsibilities:
- Collaborate with Product Engineers and Component Engineers to determine critical component qualification requirements and to assess and verify supplier capabilities on New Product Introductions (NPIs)
- Partner with Supply Chain Management, Operations, Engineering and other functions to resolve problems and drive continuous improvement in internal manufacturing processes and within the Tektronix supply chain.
- Monitor quality performance and report on trends and issues.
- Work with manufacturing and supplier representatives to identify root cause and implement sustainable corrective actions throughout the Tektronix supply chain.
- Conduct supplier audits as needed to ensure Tektronix quality and reliability requirements are satisfied.
- Train and educate suppliers on Tektronix quality expectations.
- Actively participate in supplier business reviews
- Contribute to supplier scorecards and evaluations Qualifications:
This position requires a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical or Electronics Engineering - Master of Science degree in Engineering is a plus
The ability to work in both manufacturing and engineering lab environments and an understanding of industry-standard quality best practices are a plus.
In addition, experience in the following skills areas are desired:
Ability to analyze, interpret, and translate requirements from data sheets or engineering drawings
Application of basic Quality Assurance methods and tools, including sampling plans, Statistical Process Control, Measurement Systems Analysis, and Root Cause Corrective Action.
Application of sound engineering principles, lean manufacturing methodologies, and continuous process improvements to the design and manufacture of electronic products
Ability to work closely with design, manufacturing, and supply chain team members and management
Ability to lead resolution of technical issues, both internally and with our supply chain partners.
Excellent written and oral communication skills
Ability to travel to domestic and international locations
Good time management and planning skills
Ability to work independently and in distributed teams
Advanced working knowledge of Microsoft Office products (Word, Excel, Visio, Powerpoint)
Familiarity with the ISO9001 Quality Standard
Critical thinking and strong analytical skills
Strength in problem solving and root cause analysis
When you join Tektronix and Fortive, you will
work in an extraordinary team, learning with and from great people, where
diversity and inclusion is celebrated. You will have the opportunity to do work
that makes a difference in the world. You will be trusted and empowered to
contribute in meaningful ways with visibility and accountability. We are
obsessed with our customers and have a commitment to transparency, unending
learning and growth to accelerate progress and innovation. Join us for the
excitement of a startup with a history of success! For You. For Us. For Growth.
This position's primary/essential functions are subject to US Government ITAR compliance requirements under current government contracts. Therefore, all applicants must be either a US Citizen or a holder of a current valid Green Card and must provide proof of citizenship or legal residency via a birth certificate, a current valid green card, unexpired passport, or a naturalization certificate. We encourage applicants to bring such proof to their interview. However, in no case will applicants be allowed to begin their scope of work in this specific position without providing such proof.
All employment offers are contingent upon successful completion of our pre-employment drug screening, background/criminal check, and if applicable a motor vehicle record search and/or financial record check.
Candidates with less education/experience may be considered for other opportunities.
Fortive is a diversified industrial growth company comprised of global businesses that are recognized leaders in attractive markets. With more than $6 billion in annual revenues, Fortive’s well-known brands hold leading positions in field instrumentation, transportation, sensing, product realization, automation and specialty, and franchise distribution.
Fortive is headquartered in Everett, Washington and employs a team of more than 24,000 research and development, manufacturing, sales, distribution, service and administrative employees in more than 40 countries around the world. Our team grows by tackling challenges that accelerate progress and further their careers. With a culture rooted in continuous improvement, the core of our company’s operating model is the Fortive Business System. For more information please visit: www.fortive.com .
Tektronix is a place where people are challenged to explore the boundaries of what’s possible, bringing the digital future one step closer every day. Our work accelerates technological breakthroughs that are revolutionizing culture and industry worldwide. Through precision-engineered measurement solutions, we work with our customers to eliminate the barriers between inspiration and realization of world-changing technologies. Realize your true potential at Tektronix – join us in revolutioneering a better tomorrow.
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