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Applications Engineer Wallingford, CT
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Times Microwave Systems is currently recruiting an Applications Engineer: Support customers both internal and external with product recommendations, custom product solutions and key account program management.RESPONSIBILITIES Provide Technical Support to Field/Inside Sales, 3rd Party Sales Representatives and directly to Customers. Travel as required. Work with the Product and Engineering teams to Design and Develop custom products and solutions. Define specifications, product attributes and develop prototypes. Manage development projects for Key Accounts & product management. This includes coordinating with Sales and Customer Service, Engineering, Operations and Quality teams. Work with Sales and Marketing to develop sales tools including marketing materials and promotional programs, plus training of the sales force and distribution channels. Develop business opportunities together with Sales – particularly for new products at targeted major accounts. Take charge and lead in addressing problems, opportunities and other “hot spots” in a quick, decisive and effective manner. Conduct and facilitate regular customer meetings – traveling to customer sites as needed. EDUCATION / EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS BS in Engineering or similar technical discipline Commercial business experience a plus 3-5 years’ experience in Electro-Mechanical Design/Manufacturing environment desired Experience with RF interconnect products, coaxial cable &/or related products preferredSKILLS AND ABILITY EXPECTATIONS Familiarity with RF Interconnect products, coaxial cables &/or related products. Familiarity with specification/blueprint reading, materials and process specifications. Highly motivated, self-starting personality with desire to directly impact the success of the company Ability to work independently and as part of a team. Effective Communication and excellent Presentation skills. Equal Opportunity Employer - Disability and Veteran 
Buyer Wallingford, CT
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SummaryQualified candidates will be responsible for processing purchasing requisitions, creating purchase orders, alerting management when orders have been filled and invoices from vendors have been issued, answering vendor questions and providing them with additional order documentation as needed.Essential Duties and Responsibilities Issue competitive bid requests to potential vendors and suppliers and review quotes while securing the most competitive bids Reviews and processes purchase requisitions and purchase orders, purchase order adjustments, and invoice review Works closely with A/P as it relates to purchases and invoicing Develops and assists with implementation of an efficient and accurate system for monitoring all open purchase orders Executes System data management Identifies, researches and resolves problems relating to purchasing issues Owns purchasing metrics to drive positive changes Works with the team to ensure that all deliveries satisfy the assigned purchase orders and report any back-ordered or missing products Assist Supply Chain with maintaining proper inventory levels of materials used on a regular basis Establish reliable lines of contact with management to ensure that all purchase orders are accurateJob Requirements BA/BS in related field Proficiency using ERP systems (Oracle preferred) and Microsoft Office products; strong computer skills Strong understanding of Supply Chain concepts Detail oriented, ability to multi-task and prioritize Strong negotiating skills Minimum 3 years’ experience in a manufacturing environment Strong verbal and written communication skills. Travel may be required ( Team player Ability to thrive in a high-stress and fast-paced environment Willingness to take initiative and the ability to operate independently Previous buying experience strongly preferred, or the ability to demonstrate comparable knowledge and skillsEqual Opportunity Employer - Disability and Veteran
Cable Assembler Wallingford, CT
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SummaryQualified candidates for this position will have experience with electrical assemblies, soldering, or cable assemblies.Essential Duties and Responsibilities Prepares work to be accomplished by following assembly instructions, blueprint specifications, and required parts; gathering parts, tools, and materials. Assembles components by examining connections for correct fit; fastening parts and subassemblies. Verifies specifications by measuring completed assemblies. Resolves assembly problems by altering dimensions to meet specifications. Keeps equipment operational by completing preventive maintenance requirements; following manufacturer's instructions; troubleshooting malfunctions; calling for repairs. Maintains safe and clean working environment by complying with procedures, rules, and regulations. Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.Qualifications/Requirements Minimum 2-year degree or equivalent work experience. Highly organized. Able to communicate effectively. Experience working in a manufacturing environment a plus.
Customer Support Representative Wallingford, CT
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SummaryQualified candidates for this position will provide customer support such as pricing, availability and backlog reporting plus help with product selection and application guidance.Essential Duties and Responsibilities•             Provide inside customer support for a sales territory and/or collection of key accounts•             Primary customer contact for order management and sales inquiries•             Generate quotes and proposals, assist in product recommendations•             Work with other functions to manage the customer order backlog, expedite orders, and recover late orders•             Manage expectations between customers and the company on lead times, expedites, and availability•             Review, enter and acknowledge purchase ordersQualifications/Requirements•             Minimum 2 year degree or equivalent work experience•             Minimum 3 years’ experience in inside sales and/or customer service•             Highly organized and personable•             Strong negotiation and problem solving skills•             Strong verbal and written communication skills•             Familiar with ERP systems – preferably Oracle•             Able to communicate effectively in a variety of ways – phone, email, etc.•             Experience working in a manufacturing environment a plusEqual Opportunity Employer - Disability and Veteran 
Machine Mechanic Wallingford, CT
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Essential Duties and Responsibilities Perform all required duties to maintain departmental braiding and related equipment in proper mechanical condition; maintain approved levels of repair parts and supplies following established practices. Perform routine preventive maintenance operations on all sizes of departmental braiding equipment and auxiliary winding units.  Lubricate, make routine adjustments and perform other duties to assure continued operation. Work form instructions, operator requests and other authorizations to diagnose faulty operation resulting in incorrect braiding or continued stoppage.  Make temporary repairs or replacements as possible to permit continued operation.  Tear down machines, determine extent of trouble, repair damaged mechanisms or replace worn or defective parts; reassembly and adjust for proper operation.  Use hand and small power tools to perform fitting, grinding, filing, scraping and other operations required in reassemble and adjustment of units. Make machine changeovers or alterations for special braiding requirements; setup machines as necessary to assure correct operation where machine modifications are involved. Maintain approved levels of repair parts and supplies for all braiding and related units.  Initiate requests for resupply or special parts needed.  Confer with supervision as to machining requirements or other outside assistance needed in special cases. Work involves a wide range of hand and bench operations requiring skill and a thorough knowledge of braiding equipment and related units to diagnose and remedy troubles quickly, and where the understanding of gearing, fits and adjustments is necessary to insure satisfactory performance on the job. Detect and report defective material, faulty operation and unusual conditions to proper supervision. Maintain work and storage areas in a clean and orderly condition.  Follow environmental, health and safety regulations.Qualifications/Requirements High School diploma or GED
Maintenance Electro - Mechanic Wallingford, CT
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We have an immediate opening in our Wallingford, CT facility for a second shift Electro- Mechanical Technician.Times Microwave Systems, Inc.is the leader in coaxial transmission line technology and production. Times Microwave Systems provides the broadest range of transmission line solutions for military, aerospace, wireless communications and industrial applications. Times Microwave Systems’ engineering expertise and range of manufacturing capabilities are unmatched in the industry. With production facilities in the US and China, Times Microwave Systems addresses both specialized applications with extremely demanding performance requirements and high volume commercial applications at frequencies from KHz to 50 GHz.As a division of Amphenol Corporation, Times Microwave Systems has access to the resources of one of the largest manufacturers of interconnect products in the world. Amphenol (NYSE: APH) designs, manufactures and markets electrical, electronic and fiber-optic connectors, interconnect systems and coaxial and specialty cable. Amphenol employs more than 60,000 people at over 100 facilities in more than 30 different countries.This position is responsible for:Plan, layout and perform a normal range of electrical and mechanical duties to install, maintain and repair electrical equipment and wiring and to maintain and repair plant machinery, equipment and facilities in all plant areas.Install, maintain and/or repair electric motors, generators, switchboards, lighting and power circuits and controls, starters, elevators and similar equipment and services. Construct control panels and boxes from schematics and/or specifications: layout, install and connect switches, controls, gauges and other items. Check for proper function and electrical operation. Tear down units, diagnose troubles, repair or replace defective parts or wiring; reassemble and adjust for proper operation. Disassemble and repair motors and controls, run power and lighting circuits, carry out peri
Maintenance/Industrial Electrician Wallingford, CT
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We have an immediate opening in our Wallingford, CT facility for a second shift Maintenance/Industrial Electrician.Times Microwave Systems, Inc.is the leader in coaxial transmission line technology and production. Times Microwave Systems provides the broadest range of transmission line solutions for military, aerospace, wireless communications and industrial applications. Times Microwave Systems’ engineering expertise and range of manufacturing capabilities are unmatched in the industry. With production facilities in the US and China, Times Microwave Systems addresses both specialized applications with extremely demanding performance requirements and high volume commercial applications at frequencies from KHz to 50 GHz.As a division of Amphenol Corporation, Times Microwave Systems has access to the resources of one of the largest manufacturers of interconnect products in the world. Amphenol (NYSE: APH) designs, manufactures and markets electrical, electronic and fiber-optic connectors, interconnect systems and coaxial and specialty cable. Amphenol employs more than 60,000 people at over 100 facilities in more than 30 different countries.This position is responsible for:Plan, layout and perform a normal range of electrical and mechanical duties to install, maintain and repair electrical equipment and wiring and to maintain and repair plant machinery, equipment and facilities in all plant areas.Install, maintain and/or repair electric motors, generators, switchboards, lighting and power circuits and controls, starters, elevators and similar equipment and services. Construct control panels and boxes from schematics and/or specifications: layout, install and connect switches, controls, gauges and other items. Check for proper function and electrical operation. Tear down units, diagnose troubles, repair or replace defective parts or wiring; reassemble and adjust for proper operation. Disassemble and repair motors and controls, run power and lighting circuits, carry out
Maintenance/Industrial Electrician Wallingford, CT
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We have an immediate opening in our Wallingford, CT facility for a second shift Maintenance/Industrial Electrician.Times Microwave Systems, Inc.is the leader in coaxial transmission line technology and production. Times Microwave Systems provides the broadest range of transmission line solutions for military, aerospace, wireless communications and industrial applications. Times Microwave Systems’ engineering expertise and range of manufacturing capabilities are unmatched in the industry. With production facilities in the US and China, Times Microwave Systems addresses both specialized applications with extremely demanding performance requirements and high volume commercial applications at frequencies from KHz to 50 GHz.As a division of Amphenol Corporation, Times Microwave Systems has access to the resources of one of the largest manufacturers of interconnect products in the world. Amphenol (NYSE: APH) designs, manufactures and markets electrical, electronic and fiber-optic connectors, interconnect systems and coaxial and specialty cable. Amphenol employs more than 60,000 people at over 100 facilities in more than 30 different countries.This position is responsible for:Plan, layout and perform a normal range of electrical and mechanical duties to install, maintain and repair electrical equipment and wiring and to maintain and repair plant machinery, equipment and facilities in all plant areas.Install, maintain and/or repair electric motors, generators, switchboards, lighting and power circuits and controls, starters, elevators and similar equipment and services. Construct control panels and boxes from schematics and/or specifications: layout, install and connect switches, controls, gauges and other items. Check for proper function and electrical operation. Tear down units, diagnose troubles, repair or replace defective parts or wiring; reassemble and adjust for proper operation. Disassemble and repair motors and controls, run power and lighting circuits, carry out
Manufacturing Engineer Wallingford, CT
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SummaryThe Manufacturing Engineer supports the Production Department by resolving issues related to components, equipment and processes used in the manufacture of RF coaxial cable assemblies. The Manufacturing Engineer will work in concert with Production and Operations to assure efficient manufacturing of products to meet Customer scheduling and quality requirements.Essential Duties and Responsibilities Creating/maintaining/reviewing/improving/troubleshooting of documentation related to manufacturing and testing of RF coaxial cable assemblies Conducting feasibility study to estimate product cost and analyze capital equipment, capacity, and capability requirements Identifying root cause of mechanical and electrical failures on the production floor Implementation of process improvements to correct manufacturing inefficiencies and failures Provide analysis and solutions to complex material screening and sorting issues Design/develop tooling and fixtures to support production needs Provide training/qualification/validation for processes and equipment as required Ensure compliance with internal standards, processes, and proceduresQualifications/Requirements Degreein Mechanical Engineering Preferred Experience in the manufacturing of raw RF cable or cable assemblies Excellent problem-solving skills Experienced with control procedures, such as the Change Management System, Nonconformance Reports, Engineering Specifications, Takt time/rate, Corrective & Preventive Action (CAPA), and Work Instructions Proficient with Microsoft Office applications Proficient with PNA test equipment Experience reading and understanding drawings and specifications Proficient with SolidWorks Experience with resistance soldering equipment Knowledge in Lean Principles and/or Six Sigma or other problem-solving methodology Experience with Clean Room manufacturing requirementsSummaryThe Manufacturing Engineer supports the Production Department by resolving issues related to components, equipmen
Manufacturing Engineering Manager Wallingford, CT
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SummaryThe Manufacturing Engineer Manager leads the Manufacturing Engineering teams for Connector and Cable Assembly at the Wallingford, CT facility. This position will also work with Engineering counterparts in the Mesa, AZ, West Palm Beach, FL and Shanghai, China facilities. Qualified candidates for this position will lead the advancement of our manufacturing technology improvement of our operation.  The Manufacturing Engineering function maintains the efficiency and effectiveness of all production related manufacturing equipment and processes to ensure we manufacture high quality products in a repeatable and cost-effective manner.Essential Duties and Responsibilities Provide leadership and ongoing coaching to the Manufacturing Engineering team dedicated to supporting production Establish objectives, schedules and priorities for Manufacturing Engineering activities Plan and coordinate required resources for the Manufacturing Engineering teams Analyze and plan work force utilization, space requirements, workflow, and design layout of equipment / work space for maximum efficiency Identify new manufacturing equipment technology. Propose and justify through capital expenditure requests Lead and participate in problem-solving teams. Determine and implement solutions Serve as an escalation point to resolve technical and quality problems within manufacturing Provide key inputs and drive Design for Manufacturability during design reviews/changes Develop manufacturing processes using Lean Manufacturing techniques Manage and facilitate transition of new product from engineering to production Create, develop and update Manufacturing Instructions Lead operation and/or facility transfers and set ups Analyze manufacturing variance data and identify/implement improvement actions Establish and meet schedules for the introduction of new methods, new products or cost reductions. Review the engineering change and release activityJob Requirements BS in Engineering Minimum 5 years le
Materials Analyst Wallingford, CT
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SummaryThe Materials Analyst is responsible for creating and maintaining accurate inventory counts.  This position will work closely with Operations to develop process improvements to achieve company inventory goals.Essential Duties and Responsibilities Identify inventory variances in ERP as compared to actual shop floor count Process transactions to correct issues and ensure sub-inventory accuracy Investigate root causes, and work with Operations team to develop new processes Along with Planning, continue development of new inventory process in Cable production Support implementation of MES system for North America operations Partner with Internal Controls Manager to identify system level controls to ensure inventory accuracy Ensure adherence to newly developed cycle count program Assist with management of yearly physical inventory count Identify opportunities for inventory reduction initiativesJob Requirements Bachelor's Degree 3-5 years’ experience in supply chain, planning or inventory analyst role Oracle ERP experience preferred Understanding of MRP systems and processes Thorough understanding of material movement processesEqual Opportunity Employer - Disability and Veteran
Operations Manager Wallingford, CT
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SummaryThe Operations Manager provides leadership to the Operations functions including Production, Safety and Materials/Logistics for the Wallingford, CT facility.  The Operations Manager is directly responsible for executing all manufacturing processes with emphasis on enhancing operational excellence while reducing costs and improving customer service levels and on time delivery.Essential Duties and Responsibilities Lead Production, Safety and Materials/Logistics Develop a strong and effective Operations team.  Provide positive and objective coaching/mentorship of team members Implement an optimal organizational structure to grow and support the business Focus on results; coordinate and drive the Wallingford facility to achieve monthly revenue budget Deliver on targets for key performance metrics, including quality, productivity, cost and delivery Ensure compliance to all standard operating procedures Demonstrate and drive for superior customer service (on-time delivery and responsiveness) Promote a culture of continuous improvement through the application of lean manufacturing, Six-Sigma, 5s and other appropriate tools and techniques Plan for and recommend necessary resources to ensure success, including capital equipment, trained employees, appropriate facilities, effective infrastructure and materials Promote environmental, health and safety philosophies and processes that reduce workplace injuries Emphasize and reinforce TMS Core Value, EHS/Quality policies and Safety proceduresQualifications/Requirements Minimum 7 years’ leadership experience in a manufacturing environment with responsibility for growing a customer-focused business Bachelor’s Degree, Business or Engineering strongly preferred Demonstrated strong leadership skills with the ability to manage, teach, train and motivate others Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, high growth industry; willing to be hands-on and take initiative Excellent project management and problem-solving skills Experience wit
Production Manager Wallingford, CT
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SummaryThe Production Manager provides leadership to the manufacturing, planning and materials teams at the Wallingford, CT location.  This position utilizes cross functional leadership, technical knowledge and communication skills to ensure customers receive a quality product on time while continually striving to improve operational efficiencies and overall performance.Essential Duties and Responsibilities Lead the Manufacturing and Process Engineering functions within the Cable Assembly operation Plan, direct, and coordinate the manufacturing of products in line with company goals and objectives. Develop a strong and effective team.  Provide positive and objective coaching/mentorship of team members. Implement a team structure to grow and support the business. Plan and recommend necessary resources to ensure success, including capital equipment, trained team members, appropriate facilities, effective infrastructure and materials. Focus on results and achieve shipment goals (revenue and OTD). Coordinate with other manufacturing sites (West Palm Beach, FL, Mesa, AZ and Shanghai, China) Deliver on targets for key performance metrics: quality, cost/productivity, inventory and on-time delivery. Analyze and minimize inventory by working with Purchasing/Planning Organize and direct workflow to meet production requirements in a cost-efficient manner. Promote and drive compliance to all standard operating procedures. Drive superior customer service (on-time delivery and responsiveness). Advance a culture of continuous improvement by applying lean manufacturing, Six-Sigma and other appropriate techniques. Promote environmental, health and safety philosophies and processes that reduce workplace injuries and environmental impact.Qualifications/Requirements High-level leadership and decision-making skills Strong leadership presence to motivate, influence, and train people Lean practices and tools – able to move from the theoretical to practical implementation Able to interact
Program Manager Wallingford, CT
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Times Microwave Systems is currently recruiting a Program Manager: Support customers both internal and external with product recommendations, custom product solutions and key account program management.RESPONSIBILITIES Provide Technical Support to Field/Inside Sales, 3rd Party Sales Representatives and directly to Customers. Travel as required. Work with the Product and Engineering teams to Design and Develop custom products and solutions. Define specifications, product attributes and develop prototypes. Manage development projects for Key Accounts & product management. This includes coordinating with Sales and Customer Service, Engineering, Operations and Quality teams. Work with Sales and Marketing to develop sales tools including marketing materials and promotional programs, plus training of the sales force and distribution channels. Develop business opportunities together with Sales – particularly for new products at targeted major accounts. Take charge and lead in addressing problems, opportunities and other “hot spots” in a quick, decisive and effective manner. Conduct and facilitate regular customer meetings – traveling to customer sites as needed. EDUCATION / EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS BS in Engineering or similar technical discipline Commercial business experience a plus 3-5 years’ experience in Electro-Mechanical Design/Manufacturing environment desired Experience with RF interconnect products, coaxial cable &/or related products preferredSKILLS AND ABILITY EXPECTATIONS Familiarity with RF Interconnect products, coaxial cables &/or related products. Familiarity with specification/blueprint reading, materials and process specifications. Highly motivated, self-starting personality with desire to directly impact the success of the company Ability to work independently and as part of a team. Effective Communication and excellent Presentation skills. Equal Opportunity Employer - Disability and Veteran 
Quality Engineer Wallingford, CT
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SummaryThe cable quality engineer will be the go-to problem solver for quality issues on the production floor. Activities will include writing/modifying test programs, root cause analysis, product containment, and any other action that protects the integrity of our products and services. This position will work closely with machine operators, electrical testers, manufacturing engineering, and shift supervisors. In addition to problem solving activities for quality, this position will be supporting continuous improvement activities focusing on reducing COPQ. An ideal candidate for this position has experience in electrical engineering, experience with lean & Six Sigma tools and methodologies, and is excited by the idea of identifying and solving problems.Duties and Responsibilities Facilitate root cause analysis and corrective action projects Diagnose failure modes using various methods of detection and analysis Writes test procedures and evaluates the ability of products to meet performance standards and specifications Collect Test Data and generate recommendations for improvement Ability to Analyze data for trends, causal factors and corrective action Ability to provide First Pass Yield and Root Cause data Communicate clearly with manufacturing, program management, and the design engineer team as required Interact with technical management, other professionals, technicians and support personnel to coordinate, recommend and confer regarding technical activities and progress Evaluate supplier components, subsystems, and services for compliance to customer specifications Create new software programs for new products Debugs test hardware and softwareQualifications/Requirements Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience - minimum 2 years Quality experience Experience in electro-mechanical testing and manufacturing (RF and/or microwave experience preferred) Intermediate level of knowledge with Microsoft Office Excel (create complex tables and ability to use/modify exist
Quality Engineer Wallingford, CT
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SummaryThe cable quality engineer will be the go-to problem solver for quality issues on the production floor. Activities will include writing/modifying test programs, root cause analysis, product containment, and any other action that protects the integrity of our products and services. This position will work closely with machine operators, electrical testers, manufacturing engineering, and shift supervisors. In addition to problem solving activities for quality, this position will be supporting continuous improvement activities focusing on reducing COPQ. An ideal candidate for this position has experience in electrical engineering, experience with lean & Six Sigma tools and methodologies, and is excited by the idea of identifying and solving problems.Duties and Responsibilities Facilitate root cause analysis and corrective action projects Diagnose failure modes using various methods of detection and analysis Writes test procedures and evaluates the ability of products to meet performance standards and specifications Collect Test Data and generate recommendations for improvement Ability to Analyze data for trends, causal factors and corrective action Ability to provide First Pass Yield and Root Cause data Communicate clearly with manufacturing, program management, and the design engineer team as required Interact with technical management, other professionals, technicians and support personnel to coordinate, recommend and confer regarding technical activities and progress Evaluate supplier components, subsystems, and services for compliance to customer specifications Create new software programs for new products Debugs test hardware and softwareQualifications/Requirements Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience - minimum 2 years Quality experience Experience in electro-mechanical testing and manufacturing (RF and/or microwave experience preferred) Intermediate level of knowledge with Microsoft Office Excel (create complex tables and ability to use/modify exist
Quality Engineer Cable Assembly Wallingford, CT
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Job DescriptionSenior Quality Engineer Job Title:             Quality Engineer – Cable AssemblyFLSA:                                   ExemptLocation:                            Wallingford, CTCreated:                             November 2018Revised:                             November 2018SummaryThis position is instrumental in introducing and assisting manufacturing and quality management in implementing processes improvements using the appropriate tools to drive positive change within the company culture and deliver tangible results, through reduction of scrap, process improvements, or process redesign. This position requires a “hands on” approach and requires the ability to assimilate and analyze quality metrics, develop improvement strategies and, in partnership with the organization, lead the implementation of quality and process improvements.The cable assembly quality engineer will address quality issues on the production floor. Activities will include: root cause analysis, product containment, first article inspections and any other action that protects the integrity of our products and services. This position will work closely with assembly operators, electrical testers, manufacturing engineering, and shift supervisors. In addition to problem solving activities for quality, this position will be supporting continuous improvement activities focusing on reducing COPQ. An ideal candidate for this position has experience in electrical engineering, experience with lean & Six Sigma tools and methodologies, and is excited by the idea of identifying and solving problems.Duties and Responsibilities Assesses, evaluates and identifies product quality and process quality improvement opportunities, working closely with the various functions to develop the project plans and provide leadership to the team utilizing the appropriate approach, utilizing quality/CI tools and assisting in training as required  Facilitate root cause analysis and corrective action projects Di
Quality Engineer Cable Assembly Wallingford, CT
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Job DescriptionSenior Quality Engineer Job Title:             Quality Engineer – Cable AssemblyFLSA:                                   ExemptLocation:                            Wallingford, CTCreated:                             November 2018Revised:                             November 2018SummaryThis position is instrumental in introducing and assisting manufacturing and quality management in implementing processes improvements using the appropriate tools to drive positive change within the company culture and deliver tangible results, through reduction of scrap, process improvements, or process redesign. This position requires a “hands on” approach and requires the ability to assimilate and analyze quality metrics, develop improvement strategies and, in partnership with the organization, lead the implementation of quality and process improvements.The cable assembly quality engineer will address quality issues on the production floor. Activities will include: root cause analysis, product containment, first article inspections and any other action that protects the integrity of our products and services. This position will work closely with assembly operators, electrical testers, manufacturing engineering, and shift supervisors. In addition to problem solving activities for quality, this position will be supporting continuous improvement activities focusing on reducing COPQ. An ideal candidate for this position has experience in electrical engineering, experience with lean & Six Sigma tools and methodologies, and is excited by the idea of identifying and solving problems.Duties and Responsibilities Assesses, evaluates and identifies product quality and process quality improvement opportunities, working closely with the various functions to develop the project plans and provide leadership to the team utilizing the appropriate approach, utilizing quality/CI tools and assisting in training as required  Facilitate root cause analysis and corrective action projects Di
Quality Manager Wallingford, CT
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SummaryThe Quality Manager is a steward for the site business systems and provides leadership for the Quality Engineering and Inspection functions. This position works closely with Operations, Engineering, Sales and Program Management to identify problems, investigate causes and recommend/implement solutions that improve product quality. This includes maintaining metrics and indicators to identify trends that adversely affect product quality and business performance.Essential Duties and Responsibilities Supervises direct reports including the Quality Engineering and Inspection functions Coaches and directs the team to develop and maintain collaborative working relationships with both internal and external customers, driving improved customer service Supports the management system performance and ensures compliance with AS9100 and ISO9001 standards Represents the Quality function for new product introduction and program launches (ensuring customer requirements are met, validate processes, develop inspection plans, etc.) Completes and maintains Process FMEAs and Control Plans Ensures inspection equipment is calibrated and properly maintained and performed Uses a structured methodology to identify improvement opportunities by monitoring key performance metrics Owns the CAPA (Corrective and Preventive Action) system and uses this tool to track, address and solve issues Drive a “root-cause” company culture with respect to problem solving Verifies effectiveness of problem resolution by monitoring production performance after implementation Works directly with customer and suppliers for quality audits, source inspections and quality concerns Ensures all team members are trained as required  Adept at interfacing and working with Customers on quality-related matters Develops, implements, and maintains documents and procedures in compliance with industry standards Facilitates training systems to ensure proper workforce development and competence Participate in Contract Revie
Quality Manager Wallingford, CT
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SummaryThe Quality Manager is a steward for the site business systems and provides leadership for the Quality Engineering and Inspection functions. This position works closely with Operations, Engineering, Sales and Program Management to identify problems, investigate causes and recommend/implement solutions that improve product quality. This includes maintaining metrics and indicators to identify trends that adversely affect product quality and business performance.Essential Duties and Responsibilities Supervises direct reports including the Quality Engineering and Inspection functions Coaches and directs the team to develop and maintain collaborative working relationships with both internal and external customers, driving improved customer service Supports the management system performance and ensures compliance with AS9100 and ISO9001 standards Represents the Quality function for new product introduction and program launches (ensuring customer requirements are met, validate processes, develop inspection plans, etc.) Completes and maintains Process FMEAs and Control Plans Ensures inspection equipment is calibrated and properly maintained and performed Uses a structured methodology to identify improvement opportunities by monitoring key performance metrics Owns the CAPA (Corrective and Preventive Action) system and uses this tool to track, address and solve issues Drive a “root-cause” company culture with respect to problem solving Verifies effectiveness of problem resolution by monitoring production performance after implementation Works directly with customer and suppliers for quality audits, source inspections and quality concerns Ensures all team members are trained as required  Adept at interfacing and working with Customers on quality-related matters Develops, implements, and maintains documents and procedures in compliance with industry standards Facilitates training systems to ensure proper workforce development and competence Participate in Contract Revie
Quality Manager Wallingford, CT
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SummaryThe Quality Manager is a steward for the site business systems and provides leadership for the Quality Engineering and Inspection functions. This position works closely with Operations, Engineering, Sales and Program Management to identify problems, investigate causes and recommend/implement solutions that improve product quality. This includes maintaining metrics and indicators to identify trends that adversely affect product quality and business performance.Essential Duties and Responsibilities Supervises direct reports including the Quality Engineering and Inspection functions Coaches and directs the team to develop and maintain collaborative working relationships with both internal and external customers, driving improved customer service Supports the management system performance and ensures compliance with AS9100 and ISO9001 standards Represents the Quality function for new product introduction and program launches (ensuring customer requirements are met, validate processes, develop inspection plans, etc.) Completes and maintains Process FMEAs and Control Plans Ensures inspection equipment is calibrated and properly maintained and performed Uses a structured methodology to identify improvement opportunities by monitoring key performance metrics Owns the CAPA (Corrective and Preventive Action) system and uses this tool to track, address and solve issues Drive a “root-cause” company culture with respect to problem solving Verifies effectiveness of problem resolution by monitoring production performance after implementation Works directly with customer and suppliers for quality audits, source inspections and quality concerns Ensures all team members are trained as required  Adept at interfacing and working with Customers on quality-related matters Develops, implements, and maintains documents and procedures in compliance with industry standards Facilitates training systems to ensure proper workforce development and competence Participate in Contract Revie
Quality Technician Wallingford, CT
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SummaryThis position supports the production and quality teams to ensure products are made to customer specifications and our teams adhere to standard company practices during the production process. Essential Duties and Responsibilities Interpret customer and engineering specifications to provide guidance to production teams. Conduct and document First Article reviews, including communications with customers.  Work with customer source inspectors to present proper documentation and product. Alert and explain non-conformances to production teams. Conduct containment activities for non-conforming products.  Assist quality engineering in determining root causes for non-conforming products.  Work with production, engineering and quality teams to identify and implement process improvements.  Conduct process and product audits to support proper execution of customer requirements and adherence to company practices.  Assist document control department to maintain document revision levels and release of new and revised company procedures, training forms and other documents.    Perform required duties to check and calibrate a variety of precision mechanical and electrical measuring devices, instruments, gauges while maintaining required calibration frequency, schedules, and records. Maintain records efficiently and accurately. Other duties as may be assigned. Qualifications/Requirements Associates degree in a technical discipline, or a minimum of five years of solid experience in the production or inspection of electromechanical products.  Good analytic skills. Root Cause Analysis experience preferred. Keen attention to detail. Proficient working with Outlook, Word, Excel and PowerPoint. Quality Management System experience working within a system based on the ISO 9001 standard.  Experience with the AS9100 standard is a plus.  Ability to interpret customer specifications and requirements. Ability to use light industrial testing equipment. Organized with good time management
Quality Technician - Cable Wallingford, CT
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SummaryQualified candidates for this position will be the main Quality representative for the production staff. Duties will include writing/modifying test programs, product containment, layered process audits, and any other action that protects the integrity of our products and services. This position will work closely with machine operators, electrical testers, Manufacturing Engineering, Quality Engineering, and shift supervisors. An ideal candidate for this position has experience in electrical testing, manufacturing equipment setup/maintenance, and is excited by the idea of identifying and solving problems.Duties and Responsibilities Support root cause analysis and corrective action projects Diagnose failure modes using various methods of detection and analysis Writes test procedures and evaluates the ability of products to meet performance standards and specifications Collect Test Data and generate recommendations for improvement Ability to Analyze data for trends, causal factors and corrective action Ability to provide First Pass Yield and Root Cause data Communicate clearly with manufacturing and engineering about technical issues affecting Quality Interact with technical management, other professionals, technicians and support personnel to coordinate, recommend and confer regarding technical activities and progress Evaluate supplier components, subsystems, and services for compliance to customer specifications Create new software programs for new products Train new and existing employees to electrical testing procedures and best practicesQualifications/Requirements Associate degree or equivalent experience - minimum 2 years Experience in electro-mechanical testing and manufacturing (RF and/or microwave experience preferred) Proficient with Microsoft Office Excel (structure and manipulate excel spreadsheets with basic formulas) Knowledge of network analyzers and spectrum analyzers Familiarity with wire/cable harness manufacturing Lean Six Sigma experience is