Astek Corporation is seeking an experienced Material/Quality Engineer
This individual will support the manufacturing line and ensure purchased components meet specifications for the manufacturing of high-speed electronic assemblies. In addition, the individual will be responsible for managing all the manufacturing line items used in the various processes to manufacture electronic components and assemblies used in high-speed applications.
The candidate must have a four year technical degree and five years experience.
Ideal Candidates will have:
5+ years direct experience working and supporting line items used on a manufacturing line,
Good process background experience in manufacturing electronic modules and assemblies.
Experience determining quality metrics for the manufacturing of electronic component and module assemblies
Proven track record of reducing non-conforming material from vendors,
Proven track record of working with vendors and reducing the overall cost of incoming inspection
Experience with incoming quality inspection of components, materials, chemicals and epoxies
Experience with pushing back incoming inspection steps to the vendor,
Ability to read drawings and prints provided by Process, Design and Product Engineers
Use quality metrics to measure quality level and determine if it meets the Acceptable Quality Level (AQL)
Familiar with selecting sample plans for quality measurements
Ability to perform Design of Experiments (DOE)
Ability to make recommendations for Continuous Process Improvement (CPI)
Experienced with Statistical Process Control (SPC)
Root Cause Analysis skills
Ability to use micrometers and other gauge equipments to verify compliance to fab drawings
Experience with Surface Mount Technologies (SMT) and probe assembly
ROHS experience a plus
Experience with wire bond and die attach processes a plus
Familiar with Thick and Thin film processing techniques a plus
Familiar with standard semiconductor processing techniques a plus
Experience with multi-chip module assemblies a plus
Experience using Certificate of Conformance's (COCs) on purchase orders,
Materials Engineering or Mechanical Engineering or Quality Assurance experience a real plus, and
Experience working within an ISO 9001 certified organization.
Candidates must have a four year technical degree and 5 years experience supporting a manufacturing line.
Interested applications should email an ASCII text, or PDF resume to us at (
) along with a short cover letter describing your background and desired salary level as well as any points of emphasis that you feel would make you an ideal candidate for this position.
Candidate must have US citizenship or current authorization to work in the US. Astek cannot provide support for Visa applications. Astek is not offering travel of relocation reimbursement for this position. Candidate must be willing to relocate or commute to Colorado Springs, Co.