Company Name : Apple
Location : Bangalore
Experience : 7 – 10 yrs.
Imagine what you could do here. At Apple, great ideas have a way of becoming great products, services, and customer experiences very quickly. Bring passion and dedication to your job and there’s no telling what you could accomplish. This role reports into Cupertino and is based in Chennai.
Minimum 7-10 years of experience in Design and Manufacturing.
Excellent project management skills, working in a matrix organisation.
Direct experience managing a functional engineering teams a plus.
Must be willing to travel internationally > 30%.
Evaluate prospective suppliers regarding production capability & quality management.
Lead cross-functional activities in the supply chain for overall operational readiness inNPI phases leading into mass production.
Collaborate with Suppliers and Engineering teams in developing manufacturing Blueprint including process flow, equipment/ fixture designs, implementation schedules and validation plans prior to any Engineering build.
Drive project technical and operational issues with regard to material, process, fixtures, equipment etc during NPI phase to enable delivery of a mature product and manufacturing process into Mass Production.
Lead suppliers by providing technical direction to establish and validate (utilising statistical tools) process capability to Apple standards in meeting innovative product designs as well as test and quality requirements.
Utilise DOE’s, FMEA and other Industry standard tools to proactively identify and address risks and optimise process parameters.
Establish Quality programs and Manufacturing Process Control Plans for early detection of issues and to ensure highest level of Quality and Reliability is consistently delivered.
Act as Ops technical lead in communicating project readiness and identifying risks.
Develop robust processes for FA on customer returns to synthesise voice of customer into both process changes and product development cycles.
BS/MS in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering.
Design or development experience along with operations experience preferred Proven bottom line project management experience (Planning, Cost & Delivery) Must be a self starter with innovation, integrity and attention to details. Experience working with international OEM partners.