The Buyer evaluates, selects, places, and expedites assigned procurement contracts or portions of a procurement contract of moderate complexity, diversification or expense. Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.- Coordinates activities related to procurement of a commodity beginning with intent to purchase through delivery.- Analyzes the requirements of the commodity, including preliminary specifications, preferred supplier, and date commodity is needed.- Investigates and/or interviews potential suppliers to determine if they meet the specified requirements.- Advises team members or management on the appropriate supplier to be used.- Implements purchase contracts that comply with company and government regulations.- Assures that the commodity is delivered on schedule, at the negotiated price, and meets the quality standards of the company.- Maintains timely control of orders, amendments, shipping notices, and other documents to assure accurate retention of records.- Coordinates appropriate methods needed to distribute commodity in a cost effective manner.- Frequently works with Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) system for tracking and reporting of data
What you will be doing:- Electrically test lithium-ion battery cells using Maccor cycling equipment- Write scripts to control cycling equipment using Build Test software- Record data and track tests using database applications- Collect, organize, process, and analyze large quantities of cell test data to evaluate performance- Summarize data in test reports- Monitor equipment for malfunctions- Take advantage of growth opportunities by learning skills from more experienced engineers such as: data mining using Visual Basic® for Applications, environmental testing (shock, vibration, thermal, etc.), hazardous conditions testing (short circuit, overcharge, over-discharge, etc.), and mission critical application simulations
The Space & Components Product Line Manager (PLM) within the company's RF&M Business Unit is responsible for developing the product line strategies, enabling revenue growth through the timely introduction of cost effective, differentiated products ensuring high gross margin. The PLM will maintain and execute to the product roadmap based on input from Customers, Customer Account Managers, Sales and Market Intelligence. The PLM is responsible for a portfolio of products over the entire life cycle and is responsible to EOL obsolete products. The PLM is responsible for setting pricing and product line growth. The PLM shares responsibility for revenue forecasting and will provide a cross check on forecast accuracy. This role requires leadership in the development of single component products and module products. The PLM will be responsible for ensuring close interaction and coordination between the customer programs and manufacturing operations which includes managing prototyping, transition to production and full product lifecycle activities. The PLM will oversee and coordinate with other functional groups including customer account management, engineering, sales, finance, production, and customer service. This position will be responsible for achieving gross margin targets while supporting sales to provide exceptional customer satisfaction. Finally, this role will participate in or lead internal process and productivity improvement projects. The qualified candidate for this position will possess excellent written and verbal communication skills.Responsibilities- Develop Product Line growth strategies and maintain the product roadmap.- Become the technical expert not only for the product line but also on market trends- Set product pricing and develop customer specific pricing strategies in coordination with Customer Account Managers and Sales that insure revenue and margin growth.- Forecast of orders and sales of new and existing products.- Monitor product margins through the life cycle and implement margin improvement through cost reduction, EOL (End of Life) and Price Increase.- EOL (End of Life) products as they become obsolete and better alternatives are available to drive revenue and margin growth.- Work with sales and engineering to develop market positioning strategies for the product portfolio. (Go to market plan for each product group). - Create MRDs (Market Requirement Documents) and kick-off new product development in advance of roadmap requirements.- Collaborate with customer account managers, sales and engineering to define custom product requirements- Communicate new product development status to Customer Account Managers, Sales and Customers.
- Create and achieve a sales budget, including bookings, billings and POS- Manage a group of manufacturer’s representatives and regional distribution networks; participate in quarterly reviews- Create a OEM business development target customer list- Directs field applications team to achieve design wins- Regularly meet with current and potential customers- Submit monthly Sales Activity Reports to management- Participate in new product definition and report market trends
The Program Manager manages programs and proposals within the Intelligent Systems Laboratory division, both technically and administratively, including cost, schedule, and technical execution. Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned. - Interacts successfully on a business and technical level with a wide variety of customers, presents customer briefings of progress, issues, solution approaches, interacts with key technical personnel to coordinate and give direction to briefings - Leads proposal generation in response to customer requests. Lead for internal pricing activities for proposal generation. Writes and contributes to technical and management proposal volumes. - Coordinates with internal functional execution groups, identifies and resolves resource constraints to accomplish program or product development execution to cost, schedule and technical milestones - Tracks, reports and takes proactive action on program financial status to ensure planning of program and financial execution - Takes key role in contributing to the definition of product development activities - Leads program execution with team planning and meetings necessary to accomplish milestones - Manages subcontract, consultant, and material procurements- As relevant, completes internal and external forecasting of awards and/or program execution - Frequently works with Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) system for tracking and reporting of data Supervisory Responsibilities - None
The MES/QMS Systems Analyst and Support position will provide internal MES (Manufacturing Execution System) and QMS (Quality Management Systems) support for multiple Teledyne companies. This position will provide IT Project Management skills from upfront analysis, system setup, training, testing to moving into the production systems. The position will be working with ERP/MRP system resources to integrate the Quality and/or MES systems. Job requirements include but are not limited to:- Business and Systems Analysis – resulting in defined business processes to meet multi-disciplined Quality, MES and manufacturing requirements.- Identify, develop and propagate the use of “best practices” processes throughout the Segment’s business units.- Coordinate process and system test and validation efforts.- Provide both one-on-one and classroom/web-based user training – develop training material tailored to the process and user community.- Coordinate efforts through the General Applications QA/MES Manager and other internal and external consultants to assure consistent, disciplined process development and deployment of best practices throughout Teledyne installations.- Ability to listen and communicate effectively to assess process/system requirements and to document detailed analysis of the business requirements.- Work with the Teledyne Server Infrastructure and other departments to ensure system servers and databases are setup and maintained for optimal performance.- Ability to follow instructions and install system software, apply patches and learn how to maintain the vendor software applications.- Install Applications and patches on Windows Server Platforms (Centos/Linux is a plus).- Install database level scripts for initial installation and patches on SQL Server Databases.- Analyze with end users to assess both operational and executive reporting requirements. Relay these requirements to Report Developers for implementation and verification of the data.
Under minimal supervision, performs a wide variety of subassembly and assembly operations of a highly skilled nature to support developmental or prototype requirements in product development, manufacturing engineering or pre-production operations where documentation and guidance are limited. Works using production operation sheets, bond masters, samples, blueprints and verbal instructions to construct and assemble a wide variety of developmental assemblies, subassemblies and component parts. Uses standard electronic assembly tools and materials to perform a wide variety of assembly operations such as soldering, gap welding, and mechanical assembly. May perform modifications and re-work, as well as conduct limited DC testing as directed.
What you will be doing:- Designing hardware and software systems for battery protection, charging and gauging- Developing engineering requirements specifications, test and validation plans for manufacturing and characterizing battery packs- Developing test plans to test batteries at the component and system level- Supporting prototype and engineering builds- Working with vendors to develop custom and semi-custom ICs for battery management- Conducting rigorous failure/root cause analysis on battery related problems
Reporting to the VP of Operations, this position will lead, manage, and drive the production, operations engineering, Environmental Health and Safety (EHS), Quality, and supply chain organizations of Teledyne-Princeton Instruments. Teledyne-Princeton Instruments is a low to medium volume, high mix, manufacturing operation located in Trenton, NJ and Acton, MA. The position will be in Trenton, NJ. The successful candidate will be accountable for directing plant production and continuous improvement activities to produce quality products in a cost-effective manner. We place a very high importance on manufacturing quality products and building good customer relationships. The individual hired for this position must strive to help us achieve these goals throughout their daily tasks. RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE:- Plan and achieve company revenue goals.- Develop and implement policies & procedures that utilize Lean principles to support all aspects of Manufacturing Operations, including the sub-elements of Supply Chain Management, Quality Assurance, Assembly/Test, and Production Program Management.- Ensure the requirements of the customer are met, optimizing product value, reducing cost, and insuring on time delivery.- Establish and attain defined objectives in quality, sales, profit, working capital, linearity, on-time performance, productivity, scrap/rework reduction, and safety.- Lead and direct the Operations teams in the reduction/elimination of operational waste, cycle time reduction, and cost control through deployment of 80-20 business activities.- Establish budgets, manufacturing and sourcing strategies, objectives, event timetables, policies, capital, and labor requirements to support business objectives- Direct staffing, training, and performance evaluations with the objective of developing a world class operations team.- Develop and implement manufacturing and sourcing strategy and readiness to support business objectives, including low-cost manufacturing planning.- Preparation for senior management approval of strategic plans in support of long-range/short range objectives, organization, establish budgets and strategies, event timetables, policies, capital requirements, and labor requirements.- Help develop and implement plans to transition products from engineering to manufacturing.- Travel to customer and supply chain sites to attend high level meetings and represent the company in a professional manner.
- Design and lead the development involving SW/HW integration of our products.- Take part in and lead the full software development life cycle.- Be an active contributor in an agile, multi-disciplinary team to design and implement software for complex and high-performance systems.- Work with our Customer Support team and with customers directly to achieve and maintain customer delight.
The Analog Hardware Design Engineer will design and develop mixed-signal circuitry for next generation scientific CCD and CMOS cameras for Physical Science and Life Science applications. With excellent all-round skills in analog, mixed-signal and power design, the successful candidate will be responsible for the complete mixed-signal system design of the camera including signal conditioning circuits, low noise voltage references and power supplies and temperature control circuits. Key Duties and Responsibilities:- Board level design of complete systems to control CCD, EMCCD and CMOS cameras.- Design low noise, wide bandwidth signal conditioning circuits (filters, single-ended and differential amplifiers, DC-restoration, A/D conversion)- Design efficient low noise, regulated power supplies and voltage/current references.- Develop temperature control circuits based around Peltier coolers.- Architect controlled power start-up and power-shutdown circuits.- Provide input and guidance to PCB layout designers.- Meet challenging power consumption and form-factor constraints.- Bring-up, test and debug prototype camera systems.
Description:The responsibilities include but are not limited to: Transporting staff and guests to and from destinations, maintaining overall appearance and cleanliness of the vessel, maintain boats and equipment on board, such as engines, winches, navigational systems, fire extinguishers, and life preservers. Train and manage Mates during boat operations.- Keep accurate master's log, a daily summary of events, the number of people aboard, radio log, and the chronometer log.- Inspect vessels to ensure efficient and safe operation of vessels and equipment, and conformance to regulations.- Steer and operate vessels, using radios, depth finders, radars, lights, buoys, and lighthouses.- Managing crews and using communication devices to speak with marine support- Purchase supplies and equipment as neededRequirements:- All candidates must have experience maneuvering and docking 21’-40’ vessels in challenging conditions, have good interpersonal skills and excellent communication and leadership skills.- Captains must have at minimum a U.S. Coast Guard 25-Ton Master license.USCG 50-ton Master Near Coastal license required- Solid understanding of the area’s tides and weather patterns- Be able to safely navigating waterways- Read gauges to verify sufficient levels of hydraulic fluid, air pressure, and oxygen- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
- Manage assigned accounts by understanding customer needs, offering the “best fit product” and continually following up until business is awarded. - Act as liaison between factory and field salespeople. - Provide timely response to customer inquiries on product pricing, lead time, technical performance and/or order status. - Serve as initial point of contact on customer complaints, attempting to understand/resolve concerns to minimize customer impact/dissatisfaction.- Responsible for developing and maintaining positive customer relations and coordinating with various positions within the company to ensure customer requests are handled appropriately and in a timely manner.- Data entry in ERP, customer portals, customer data bases, quotation, and sales history data files.- Creating product costing models by reviewing the Bill of Material , labor hours and apply factory financial standards for standard and custom devices. - Update and maintain Distribution and Manufacture Representatives agreement.
Primary duties of this position is to support the manufacturing of vacuum envelope mechanical sub-assemblies and final assemblies. Building the assemblies require the use of small hand tools, microscopes and other measuring equipment.In addition to building, an Assembler 1 will be responsible for reading and interpreting blue prints and procedures, inspecting assemblies to ensure quality, and maintaining production flow to meet weekly schedule requirements.
Teledyne Microwave Solutions is seeking a Manager of Configuration Management, Document Management, Document Control, and Engineering CAD Services. In this role the candidate will manage the daily tasks and responsibilities of Document Control, Document Management, and CAD Services departments. Key Duties and Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:- Managing the hiring, development, training, and performance evaluation of the Document Control, Document Management, and CAD Services staff.- Generate Configuration Management (CM) Plans and provide CM support for all programs.- Working directly with engineering, quality assurance, operations, and program management.- Developing and maintaining Configuration Management and Document Control processes.- Owner of the electronic Document Management System (SolidWorks PDM Professional). Perform regular user training to all departments and maintain work instructions for system users.- Manage a team of CAD designers in support of engineering development and ongoing manufacturing. - Ensure accurate transfer of data from the Document Management System to the Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) system (part master, Bill of Material, etc.).- Establishing and managing ITAR document processing. Ensure security of ITAR permission controls in the Document Management System.- Attending and supporting AS9100 compliance audits, and Quality Assurance initiatives.- Providing guidance and training to company employees on document control policies and fostering compliance through knowledge dissemination.- Managing and maintaining documents storage off-site as required.- Maintaining standards and reference documents library for the Company.- Participating in continuous process improvement projects across the organization.
Summary Responsible for technical functions in support of engineering activities such as design, test, checkout, modification, fabrication and assembly of prototype electro-mechanical systems, experimental design circuitry or specialized test equipment. Applications may include analog, digital and/or video circuits and logic systems. Will apply principles and theories of electronics, electrical circuitry, engineering mathematics, electronic and electrical testing, and physics, as applicable. Conducts engineering tests and detailed experimental testing to collect design data or assist in research work. Performs operational test and fault isolation on systems and equipment. Assists in determining methods or actions to remedy malfunctions. Assists in the design, construction, test and check-out of test equipment. Utilize manufacturing test, development or diagnostic equipment such as oscilloscopes, VOD, DVM, signal generators and specialized test apparatus. Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following, but not limited to: · Discusses layout and assembly procedures and problems with Engineers or management and draws sketches to clarify design details and functional criteria of electronic units.· Recommends changes in circuitry or installation specifications to simplify assembly and maintenance.· Works from schematics, diagrams, written and verbal descriptions, layouts or defined plans to perform testing, checkout and trouble-shooting functions.· Sets up standard test apparatus or devises to conduct functional, operational, environmental, and life tests to evaluate performance and reliability of prototype or production model.· Analyzes and interprets test data.· Adjusts, calibrates, aligns, and modifies circuitry and components and records effects on unit performance.· May write technical reports and develops charts, graphs, and schematics to describe and illustrate system's operating characteristics, malfunctions, deviations from design specifications, and functional limitations.· Checks functioning of newly installed equipment to evaluate system performance under actual operating conditions.· Read blueprints, wiring diagrams, schematic drawings, or engineering instructions for assembling electronics units, applying knowledge of electronic theory and components.· Perform preventative maintenance or calibration of equipment or systems.· Adjust or replace defective or improperly functioning circuitry or electronics components, using hand tools or soldering iron.· Identify and resolve equipment malfunctions, working with external and/or internal sources as necessary to procure replacement parts.· May maintain system logs or manuals to document testing or operation of equipment.· Provide user applications or engineering support or recommendations for new or existing equipment with regard to installation, upgrades, or enhancements.· Provide customer support and education, working with users to identify needs, determine sources of problems, or to provide information on product use.
Perform operation on assigned machines used in the production of the company’s product. Work under the technical leadership of a Lead or other more skilled employee. Receive periodic checks of work in process and complete inspection of final work for compliance with job standards. Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned. Work from detailed and complete process sheets or written/verbal instruction from supervisor to perform production tasks.May perform simple or routine setups, but complex setups, fixtures and tooling are performed by others. Operate computer console.Use simple measurement instruments to check work.
Summary: Ensure the manufacturing of Vacuum Envelopes and Travelling Wave tubes are produced per the required schedule with a focus on quality, cost, and manufacturability. Candidate will utilize engineering change orders, to design assemblies and process tooling/fixtures and have a solid understanding of mechanics, thermodynamics and materials. Candidate will work with vendors to ensure engineering design and quality is maintained. Test, implement and document tooling for applications requiring thermal, material, and tight tolerance specifications. Use Failure analysis techniques to resolve production failures, implement corrective and preventive actions, to improve yield and lead times. Essential Duties and Responsibilities may include the following. Other duties may be assigned.- Respond to the daily demands of production by utilizing analytical tools to resolve product and process related issues. - Design, develop and document production process, tooling, drawings to increase product manufacturability. - Identify production failures and utilize failure analysis tools to document and implement changes in process and procedures that will improve product. - Develops working relationship with multiple teams which include Material/Production Control, Research and Development, Test and external suppliers.Other Skills and Abilities- Basic Knowledge of ISO and/or AS9100- Working knowledge of Lean Manufacturing/6 Sigma/Kaizen- Resistance spot welding/ TIG/ Laser welding- Microscopes/Automated inspection equipment To perform the job successfully, an individual should demonstrate the following competencies:- Blueprint interpretation, GD&T dimensioning.- Drafting (AutoCAD) – 3D modeling (Inventor or equivalent).- Analytical - Collects and researches data; Uses intuition and experience to complement data.- Design - Generates creative solutions; Uses feedback to modify designs; Applies design principles; Demonstrates attention to detail.- Problem Solving – Use data based approached to analyze problems, identify root cause, and implement corrective action. - Oral Communication - Listens and gets clarification; Responds well to questions; Participates in meetings.- Written Communication - Writes clearly and informatively; Edits work for spelling and grammar; Presents numerical data effectively.- Ethics - Treats people with respect; - Organizational Support - Follows policies and procedures; Supports organization's goals and values.- Quality - Demonstrates accuracy and thoroughness; Looks for ways to improve and promote quality; Applies feedback to improve performance; Monitors own work to ensure quality.- Safety and Security - Observes safety and security procedures including using Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) as required and wearing company issued badge when on company property; Reports potentially unsafe conditions ; Uses equipment and materials properly.
The purpose of this position is to assemble and electronically test TWTs. Duties will include preliminary testing, pulse focusing, assembling tubes for test, disassembling returned TWTs for replacement, and environmental testing. Individual must have experience testing electronic assemblies using both traditional and non-traditional tooling such as multi-meter, oscilloscope, spectrum analyzer, power supply, function generator, LCD meter, power meters, etc. Assist in developing applicable documentation.Must be able to work with engineers on testing TWT’s to specifications. Able to troubleshoot to component level. Assist with training on transferring TWT product lines from R&D to production.
We are looking for a talented, highly motivated Hardware Engineering student to fill a Co-op assignment with our company from Summer through Fall or Fall through Winter periods of 2022. This position is an in-office position located at Chestnut Ridge, NY headquarters location.As a Hardware Engineer Co-op you would be part of a team developing and testing acquisition system for digital oscilloscopes. Your involvement will be around - You will be involved testing new HW and helping characterize its performance (Custom ICs, and other new HW). You may as well as help designing and fabricating test fixtures as well as developing automated test routines to support testing of prototypes.- You will be involved in the process of design and layout of high-frequency PCBs- Assisting hardware, FPGA and software engineers, in troubleshooting hardware and system level issues Additionally, you will gain exposure to manufacturing and operations through the process of new product development and assist with engineers in the process of bring up the new product in operation.