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Manager, Mechanical Engineering

Location: Prachinburi Region, Prachinburi, Thailand 
Req ID: JR-0000027378

Description

Western Digital®

We deliver the possibilities of data.  YOU define what’s possible.


ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

           

  • Lead a team of Mechanical Engineers in Hard Disk Drive and Component Level Mechanical Failure Analysis.

  • Provide solutions and drive the functional teams in implementing Corrective actions and monitoring the results.

  • Be a Key interface with Oversea Design Engineering on new products mechanical design and development.

  • Support the other functional teams in meeting Yield, scrap, cycle time and cost targets.

  • Develop and grow team resources in failure analysis capabilities.

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  • Manage, Lead and Coach a team of engineers in drive level and component level Failure analysis, identifying the root cause, containment actions, solutions and preventive measures.

  • Drive the various functional teams on the implementation of such solutions to closure and monitoring the results to ensure sustainable good results.

  • Lead the team in supporting Production, Process, and Tooling to meet the Yield, cycle time and scrap cost targets.

  • Lead the team in achieving the specified OQA, MST and ORT Targets (Mechanical root cause failures).

  • Develop and Train the resources in continuously upgrading the failure analysis skills and competencies to meet future challenges.

  • Enhance and expand the Failure analysis capability of the Team.

  • Be a lead interface with the Oversea Design Engineering team on new product mechanical parts design and provide DFA and DMF inputs.

  • From the factory perspectives aligned to meeting the component functionality, Assembly Yield, cycle time, scrap targets.

  • Lead and drive the Supplier Quality Engineer team to resolve mechanical problems resulting from defective suppled components till full closure.

  • Ensure commonality/standardization among same processes/system within related manufacturing sites.

Qualifications

REQUIRED:


  • Min of 7 years of working experience preferably in the HDD or consumer electronics industries

  • Min of 3 years of working experience in the managerial or technical leadership capacity
PREFERRED:

 

  • Knowledge in disk drive will be an advantage

  • Be able to work under pressure and possess a strong sense of urgency, commitment and responsibility towards the work especially in a crisis.

SKILLS:

 

  • Good English communication skills (written/verbal)

  • MS office, CAD application knowledge, SPC, Minitab, JMP, MATLAB, GD&T, DOE, Mechanical Drawing Interpretation

  • Possess good abilities in summarizing data and producing presentation reports

  • Team play and takes initiative

ABOUT WD

 

Deployed by the most prominent organizations worldwide, industry-leading WD-branded hard drives (HDDs), solid state drives (SSDs) and personal storage solutions deliver the possibilities of data and high value from the information they possess. WD, SanDisk, HGST and G-Technology branded solutions position Western Digital Corporation as the world’s largest data storage company.