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hardware test data engineer
Ref No.: 17-14815
Location: Menlo Park, California
Job Title: Hardware Test Data Engineer
Location: Menlo Park, CA
Duration: 12 Months

W2 Candidates only

Supply Chain Engineering seeks a Hardware Test Data Engineer who has an aptitude and passion for solving technical problems or optimization via the analysis of test data. As a Hardware Test Data Engineer, you will play a critical role in improving product performance/quality and keeping projects on schedule.
We are looking for slightly impatient individuals willing to face down their fear of failure to accomplish bold things. This is a contract position based in our Menlo Park office. If you have the qualifications of a Hardware Test Data Engineer and have ideas consistent with client's mission and the charter of Building 8, please apply.

  • Analyze hardware proto build test data collected in prototype/NPI builds to identify issues and work with suppliers, design and operation engineers to resolve
  • Use data to optimize manufacturing processes, including test
  • Identify key data to be studied and the kind of analysis needed
  • Direct as needed the data investigation done by 3rd party manufacturing partners
  • Drive for automation of analysis
  • Work with IT to set up robust and scalable methods of automatically collecting manufacturing data in a meaningful fashion
  • Present data and findings in a cross functional environment in a clear and concise manner
Minimum qualifications
  • BS or MS degree in electrical engineering or equivalent field
  • 3+ years of data management and analysis experience
  • 2+ years of analysis of hardware products
  • Deep understanding of GR&R, CpK, correlation and other process control-related statistics
  • Expert in JMP, Minitab, Tableau or equivalent statistical/data analysis tool
  • Hands-on automation of analysis
Preferred qualifications:
  • 2+ years in consumer electronics
  • Strong in test/characterization of typical consumer electronics technologies: sensors, RF, camera, audio, display, battery etc.
  • Experience in Hive and SQL databases
  • Six Sigma certification
  • Experience in working with Asian manufacturing partners
  • Strong ability & experience building cross-functional relationships at all levels of the organization
  • Can-do attitude with the ability to drive results, motivate, and instill a sense of urgency in others
  • Ability to be in a leadership position and achieve results with minimal supervision
  • BS or MS degree in electrical engineering or equivalent field