Apple Engineering Program Specialist - Productization Lab in Santa Clara Valley, California
Engineering Program Specialist - Productization Lab
Job Number: 113683004
Santa Clara Valley, California, United States
Weekly Hours: 40.00
We are a dynamic group of people who support all the hardware engineering groups within the company. This group specializes in manufacturing models, prototypes, and offers manufacturing / design solutions. We are looking for an experienced and motivated manufacturing expert that thrives on collaboration and continuous improvement to join our lab.
Estimation experience and ability to analyze complex geometries
Demonstrate drive and the ability to handle high volumes of work effectively
Demand results and get them through effective negotiation with peers and customers
Demonstrate discipline to work in rapid pace environments with many deadlines and changing requirements
Act decisively and be accountable for decisions made and open to feedback on different methods for the same outcome
Time management and Project management skills highly desirable
Excellent written and verbal communication skills are criticalDescription
This position will be a key stakeholder in the workflow for the lab acting as liaison between the design teams (customers) and our team to review, analyze, collaborate, educate and communicate design submissions to ensure they are machinable. This position will interact dynamically with Engineering, Management, Model Makers and Leadership in the shop to collaborate on best methods, materials, dimensional tolerances and secondary processes needed to achieve fast turnaround and high quality products.
The goals of this position are to achieve simplicity through standardization while maintaining respect and trust across functional teams. This position must leverage a strong understanding of how programming, setup, fixturing and other activities are dependent on complexity and size of parts and be able to facilitate discussions around material type, form, tolerances, access and other key enablers for successful manufacturing.