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Engineer II

Req ID:  2330

Working Location: CALIFORNIA, SAN JOSE 

Are you looking for a company that cares about people’s lives and health, including yours? At Olympus, we help make people’s lives healthier, safer and more fulfilling, every day. 
 
Let’s inspire healthier lives, together.

Job Description

As a Repair Engineer II you will support production objectives to improve quality, cost, and delivery.  The ideal candidate will work closely with Production and Operations to evaluate, recommend and implement shop floor process improvement activities. This position will function as a team member on more complicated projects as defined by the Engineering Manager, and will provide technical information to other project participants/cross functional teams, recommend cost-effective procedures, track and maintain implementation dates. This position will assist with the continuous improvement of the endoscope service business as a whole.

Job Duties

* Interact with production teams to provide product support, including but not limited to implementing process improvements, troubleshooting equipment, addressing process questions, setting up KanBans and aiding capacity planning.


* Ability to lead routine projects without assistance.


* Mentor junior engineers.


* Process change orders (CO).


* Verify/create bill of materials, routers, and labor codes.


* Assist in addressing Corrective Actions (CA).


* Execute process and equipment validations (IQ/OQ/PQ).


* Perform line audits to assure that manufacturing processes and related documentation follow established policies and procedures.  


* Review manuals for new and existing products.


* Own manufacturing procedures to ensure control of product/process design.


* Participate in discussions to resolve technical issues or process/product improvements.


* Coordinate cost reduction initiatives.


* Assist in the justification for capital expenditures.


* Develop and modify repair and refurbishment processes, tooling, and fixtures utilizing best practice tools that result in sufficient capacity to meet customer demand while promoting product quality, process efficiency and control, and operator safety. 


* Perform time studies as needed.


* Perform training for new and existing machines and processes.


* Assist in the preparation of preventative maintenance documentation and plans.


* Assist in identifying equipment needs and evaluate internal/external options for sourcing such equipment.


* Assist with facilities layout including equipment layout and workplace design

 

* Basic understanding of device nomenclature, repair, and refurbishment processes.      

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              
* Participate in and help coordinate NPI and NPR projects.


* All other essential duties as directed.

Job Requirements

REQUIRES QUALIFICATIONS:


*  Bachelor's Degree in Engineering  and a minimum of two years Engineering experience:  or an Associate’s Degree in Engineering or Engineering Technology and five years related service experience, or the equivalent combination of education and experience

 

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

 

* Utilize analytical tools, including statistic methodology, to identify design, process, and production problems.


* Possess a high degree of personal organization and excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.

 

* Knowledge of Microsoft Office.

 

* Knowledge of FDA regulations is desirable.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         

 

We realize work isn’t just a job to you.

It’s a big part of your life, but not the only part. That’s why we offer competitive salaries, a robust 401(k) program, annual bonus program and comprehensive medical benefits, as well as tuition reimbursement, flexible schedules, parental and adoption leave, on-site services and Colleague Affinity Networks — so you can be ready for where life can take you.

Olympus is passionate about the solutions it creates for the medical, life sciences, and industrial equipment industries, as well as cameras and audio products. For more than 100 years, Olympus has focused on making people’s lives healthier, safer and more fulfilling by helping detect, prevent, and treat disease, furthering scientific research, ensuring public safety, and capturing images of the world.

Olympus’ Medical business uses innovative capabilities in medical technology, therapeutic intervention, and precision manufacturing to help healthcare professionals deliver diagnostic, therapeutic, and minimally invasive procedures to improve clinical outcomes, reduce overall costs, and enhance the quality of life for patients. Olympus’ Medical portfolio includes endoscopes, laparoscopes, and video imaging systems, as well as surgical energy devices, system integration solutions, medical services, and a wide range of endotherapy instruments for endoscopic and therapeutic applications. For more information, visit www.olympus-global.com.

Olympus…True To You. True To Society. True To LIFE.

 

It is the policy of Olympus to extend equal employment and advancement opportunity to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, national origin (including language use restrictions), citizenship status, religious creed (including dress and grooming practices), age, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, medical conditions related to pregnancy, childbirth and/or breastfeeding), gender, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, marital status, disability (physical or mental) and/or a medical condition, genetic information, ancestry, veteran status or service in the uniformed services, and any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local law.

Posting Notes: || United States (US) || California (US-CA) || San Jose || 


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