Sr Yield Enhancement Engineer

Andover, MA, US, 01810

Job Function:  Engineering
Req ID:  1107

Job Summary


Job Description

•    Work with manufacturing engineering and operations to create protocols for production teams to follow that result in high-quality products.
•    Implement effective quality controls, teach production staff how to use them and supervise outcomes.
•    Create and implement quality control workflows to improve the efficiency of the quality assurance process.
•    Collect data about instances of product errors and investigate possible solutions by troubleshooting the manufacturing or design process.
•    Apply good theoretical knowledge of electronics manufacturing engineering principles to identify issues which could or will impact product quality.
•    Manage detailed problem solving process including but not limited to trend and root cause analysis, containment, corrective and preventive action using classic Six Sigma problem solving techniques
•    Analyze/modify current product processes and implement improvements.  Perform a variety of complex engineering tasks to improve the reliability and manufacturability of Vicor products.
•    Key driver and contributor to factory process improvement using measured metrics.

Education / Qualifications

•    Bachelor’s degree in Engineering discipline 
•    5 + years related experience
•    Good to strong knowledge of high volume electronics manufacturing processes
•    Good verbal and written communication skills
•    Good technical analytical skills 
•    Strong knowledge of quality assurance methods, tools and quality manufacturing processes
•    Attention to detail
•    Analysis, critical thinking and problem-solving skills
•    Ability to handle an ever changing environment.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.
Vicor is an EO employer – M/F/Veteran/Disability

Nearest Major Market: Boston