Master NPI Technician

Beaverton, OR 97008

Posted: 05/30/2018 Industry: Other Area(s) Job Number: 29521

As a Master NPI Technician you will partner with the R&D and manufacturing engineering teams to ensure efficient execution and stabilization of new products into manufacturing.


Key Job Responsibilities:

1.        Technical and Process Support


·        Assist in the development of new processes and the introduction of new products

·        Support R&D with board turn-on and test for new designs

·        Support new product qualification testing

·        Develop in depth technical knowledge of the products/subset of the boards

·        Understand the group’ s processes in depth (be the process expert in the area)

·        Provide hands on technical training on circuit theory, troubleshooting methods, test methods, and other established processes to internal and externalpartners

·        First point of contact for production technical assistance on difficult problems

·        Work with suppliers to solve quality problems – track and follow-up to ensure closure.

·        Coordinate non-routine tasks and assure they are completed in a timely manner e.g. board rolls, special rework, risk assessment recovery, etc.

·        Ensure adherence to defined processes (including all ergo and safety related processes).

·        Provide leadership for DFX product and process input to our R&D partners

·        Drive stabilization of new products and processes at the designated contract manufacturer




Requires an AA/AS degree or higher in an electronics discipline with  minimum of 7 years directly related experience, with typically 9 to 15 years of experience.


Essential skills and knowledge:

  • Solid understanding of electronic disciplines and application (including analog, digital, and RF/Microwave)
  • Demonstrated ability to solve complex problems requiring breadth/depth of knowledge of multiple technical disciplines, operations, procedures
  • Understands and is proficient with a wide range of electronic test and measurement equipment.
  • Demonstrated analytical troubleshooting skills i.e. resolves problems to component level/root cause
  • Maintains product failure records and failure analysis data.
  • Ability to understand and analyze test data to isolate failures and identify failure trends.
  • Strong basic writing skills and oral communication skills (can communicate issues, problems, etc. clearly to team members, engineering, etc.).
Apply Online

Send an email reminder to:

Share This Job:

Related Jobs:

Login to save this search and get notified of similar positions.