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Job Title
Quality Engineer II

Job ID(Requisition ID):
381

Job Summary
Would you like to work for a dynamic, solid, international rapidly growing manufacturing organization? Apply to join the team at Benchmark Electronics! OUR COMPANY Benchmark Electronics is a world class leader in electronics and high-precision manufacturing. Our Precision Technologies Division in Tempe, AZ is looking for Quality Engineer that has the drive, integrity, knowledge, education, determination, experience, and ability to help drive our success. We are a company that believes in following best practices and we make the most of the skills and knowledge that our employees share with us. We are a leading, publically traded, solid manufacturer supporting the Industrial, Medical, Semiconductor and Aerospace industries worldwide. Our culture is one based on Integrity, Flexibility and Execution. We have a fundamental commitment of excellence to our customers, employees and share holders. AND WE ARE LOOKING FOR EXPERIENCED QUALITY ENGINEER TO JOIN OUR TEAM! This factory is a strategic site of the Precision Technologies Group and is highly integrated with other sites in North America and Asia. The primary requirements for this position is to coordinate or perform Q.A. activities to insure implementation of all requirements. Also, monitors manufacturing processes, fabrication, inspection, test and shipping activities.

Essential Functions and Competencies
•Effective organization and prioritization skills. •Effective interpersonal skills. •Completes projects in a timely manner. •Supports a 24/7 global business operation as required. •Demonstrates discretion, confidentiality, independent judgment, and professionalism when representing the company. •Excellent written and verbal communication, as well as, presentation skills. •Works individually or in teams. •Understands and uses continuous improvement tools. •Able to travel including day and overnight as required. •Participates in a continuous improvement activity with complete documentation including a follow up review with the team in a presentation format. •Able to travel up to 10% of time including day and overnight as required.

Qualifications / Education / Experience
•Able to perform all the essential functions and competencies listed above •Performs a specific analysis of routine contract requirements to determine what quality characteristics are to be controlled; manufacturing, inspection, test equipment required; special controls of special processes, and special skills needed to ensure their proper application. •Reviews the contract data item descriptions and requirements and recommends establishing the necessary controls to assure compliance. Participates in planning pilot runs, preproduction runs. Analyzes results thereof and furnishes analysis with appropriate recommendations to senior engineering. •Maintains control over all production processes and testing during the product cycle. Reviews production and manufacturing specification processes to assure conformance to drawings specifications and contract requirements. Evaluates capability of manufacturing processes to meet quality requirements. May recommend adjustment for process condition to Methods Department and/or adjustment of production specifications to Production Engineering to create an economical and compatible relationship between processes and the products. •May participate in design reviews to assure that designs permit and facilitate productivity, repeatability, and inspectability and that related quality considerations are obtained in order to assure product quality. •May participate in Engineering evaluations and Change Control Board to assure design and changes proposed are within the scope of contract definitions and requirements. •Participates in the generation, review, and approval of various types of specification, drawings, and Acceptance Test Procedures to insure that they contain sufficient quality requirements and comply with contract requirements and prepares quality program plans defining the responsibility and authority of all functions necessary to comply with provisions of all specifications and contract requirements. •Prepares preliminary proposals, defines tasks necessary to be responsive “or describe exceptions, man load needed hours” to accomplish the task. •Provides technical assistance in the preparation of workmanship standards, instructions, and inspection criteria, also to resolve fabrication, test, and inspections problems. Assists in the planning and performing of process controls, surveillance, and monitoring procedures to assure product quality. Aids in the establishment of formats for the collection of inspection data. •Under guidance from senior engineering, reviews procurement documents to insure that all provisions necessary for the suppliers to achieve control of the quality of the product being procured are included and recommends for review, as necessary, any requirements necessary to assure product quality. Reviews test reports and information furnished by suppliers in support of materials being supplied. Participates in special testing to ensure that units or assemblies are compatible to system end use requirements. •Analyzes reported defects and failures. May participate as an active member of the MRB Board in the Receiving, Inspections and Production areas. Reviews discrepancies and may approve dispositions and corrective action participates in the timely investigation, disposition, and corrective actions to prevent recurrence of non-conforming materials, processes, and products. Follows up for completion and measurement of effectiveness. •Performs in cooperation with Production Engineering or others, when applicable, measurement capability and correlation studies to insure continual adequacy and capability; with guidance from senior engineering takes corrective action, as required, to assist in the solution of measurement problems. Assists in coordinating activities of manufacturing and test with Program Quality Assurance, Production Control, Production Engineering, Inspection, and various internal and external laboratories. May meet and discuss problems relative to the production cycle. •Monitors special test programs on assemblies, components, special processes, etc. due to design changes and/or problems developing during the manufacturing cycle. Performs inspection and testing on preproduction equipment to insure compliance to drawings, specifications, and contract requirements prior to submittal for customer acceptance. Prepares summaries and analysis of evaluations, together with all pertinent charts, graphs, etc under guidance of senior engineering. Assures that records/files are initiated and maintained in all relevant documentation pertaining to Quality Assurance. Performs Quality Audits to determine the effectiveness of the Quality Program and prepares audit reports. •Participates in the verification (First Article Configuration Inspection) of hardware versus drawing/specifications and coordinates this effort with customer personnel. •Reviews procurement documents to insure that all provisions necessary for the suppliers to achieve control of the quality of the product being procured are included and adds, as necessary, any requirements necessary to assure product quality. •Prepares reports and corrective action documentation in answer to Customer inquiries or complaints regarding inspection, test and production activities. May/may not present material directly to Customers. •Performs the planning, in-process inspection, progress reviews, validation, and certification of routine technical manuals required by the contract. •Maintains state-of-the-art knowledge by keeping abreast of new Q.A. techniques and methods by contacts with other industries, current publications, advanced education and membership in professional societies/organizations.

5+ years electronics manufacturing experience; familiar with advanced technologies and applications; ASQ certification preferred; Master of advanced technologies and applications.

4 year engineering or technical degree preferred or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Job Category
Quality

Job Location
Tempe, AZ, USA

Schedule
Day

Pay Type
Salary

Travel Requirement
Yes < 10%

Job Type
Full-Time

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