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Manufacturing Engineer

Posted about 1 month ago

Position: Mechanical Engineer
Location: Flanders, NJ 07836
Term: 12 months
Day-to-Day Responsibilities:
  • Work on cross functional team to communicate project status and achieve transfer project timelines.
  • Work with suppliers to resolve issues that arise, and develop/refine manufacturing processes related to component parts and high level assemblies.
  • Work with internal partners (procurement, engineering, commodity managers) to review designs, documentation, and project plans related to sourcing strategies/goals.
  • Ability to interface with remote R&D resources (HCL) to review and negotiate tasks, designs, and solutions.
  • Teamcenter - (integrated into NX) required to search for materials and assemblies for opening in NX
  • SAP functions for Document management, Materials management (Materials and Bill of Material), Quality management, Procurement.
  • Processing of QNs/TMDs as required
  • Creation of Change Requests via Team Foundation Server related to problem description, proposed solution, cost change, and timing to meet transfer requirements.
Is this a good fit? (Requirements):
  • Bachelors in Mechanical Engineering.
  • 5 years of experience as an Engineer.
  • Strong mechanical background in metals.
  • Manufacturing Process knowledge including areas of Machining, Metal Forming, Sheet Metalworking, Powdered Metals, Casting, Welding/Joining, Finishing and Assembly.
  • Product Design knowledge including Engineering Drawings, Computer Aided Design and Product Design Tools (Product Development Strategies, Concurrent Engineering, Design for Manufacture, Design for Assembly, Failure Mode and Effects Analysis)
  • Ability to read and interpret mechanical and assembly drawings to uncover any design/manufacturing deficiencies.
  • Solid understanding of GD&T. (Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing)
  • Limited support of Engineering Change management including processing, review, and implementation.
  • Ability to review supplier quotes.
  • Ability to review and understand supplier First Article Inspection Reports.
  • Ability to perform fit checks of incoming parts from new supplier which involves assembly of components in a lab or production setting.
  • Ability to work with production management and production resources as required to perform verification of materials from new suppliers.
  • Experience working in an FDA/Regulated Medical Device Environment.
  • Siemens Specific Tools. (A plus but can be acquired via On-The-Job Training)
  • CAD (NX) - ability to open component and assembly files to review designs and specifications.


Candidates will be responsible for following the client's COVID-19 protocols. Please refer to your MATRIX representative for specifics.

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