Supplier Development Engineer, Mechanical
Google welcomes people with disabilities.
- Bachelor's degree or equivalent practical experience.
- Experience in one of the processes: Injection Molding, Stamping, MIM, CNC, Painting, PVD, Anodizing, Polishing, Mechanical bonding.
- Experience in GD&T, Tolerance Stackups, SPC, Cp/Cpk, GR&R, measurement Systems Analysis.
- Experience in mechanical manufacturing including launching products with premium cosmetics.
- Experience with mechanical bonding such as welding, glueing, Pressure Sensitive adhesives (PSAs), and liquid adhesives.
- Experience with vendors, end-to-end processes, and quality management.
- Understanding of cosmetic quality standards, defining and measuring color, specifying and measuring surface finish, GD&T, Mechanical Tolerance Stackups, SPC, Cp/Cpk, Experimental Designs, R&R, and Measurement Systems Analysis.
- Ability to influence product design process by proposing improvements with data, overseeing yield improvements, and cycle time reductions for high-volume and parts.
- Ability to speak and write in English and Mandarin fluently.
About the job
Google has one of the largest and most powerful computing infrastructures in the world. Your team is responsible for providing the manufacturing capability to deliver this state-of-the-art physical infrastructure. As a Manufacturing Engineer, you evaluate the product designs and create the processes, tools and procedures behind Google's powerful search technology. When vendors build parts for our infrastructure, you're right there alongside ensuring manufacturing processes are repeatable and controlled. You collaborate with Commodity Managers and Design Engineers to determine Google's infrastructure needs and product specifications. Your work ensures the various pieces of Google's infrastructure fit together perfectly and keep our systems humming along smoothly for a seamless user experience.
Google's mission is to organize the world's information and make it universally accessible and useful. Our Hardware team researches, designs, and develops new technologies and hardware to make our user's interaction with computing faster, more powerful, and seamless. Whether finding new ways to capture and sense the world around us, advancing form factors, or improving interaction methods, our Hardware team is making people's lives better through technology.
- Collaborate with Product Design, Industrial Design, Color Material Finish (CMF), Materials Engineering, Quality, Project Management, Global Supply Managers, Reliability, and Product Operations to deliver products to market.
- Lead manufacturing process development across multiple mechanical components and processes including Computer Numerical Control (CNC) machining, cosmetic surface finishing, color development, and Assembly in collaboration with Physical Design, CMF, and Materials Engineering.
- Influence Physical Design and CMF with data and recommendations that improve manufacturability, quality, yield, and cost.
- Use statistical process control and yield studies to validate process capability, along Cosmetic Yields to establish reasonable specifications and drive process improvements.
- Lead Design for Manufacturing reviews, identify and highlight manufacturability issues during engineering builds. Work alongside suppliers to qualify processes, fixtures, increase yields, ensure product quality is stable and supply is predictable during ramp.
To all recruitment agencies: Google does not accept agency resumes. Please do not forward resumes to our jobs alias, Google employees or any other organization location. Google is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes.
At Google, we’re committed to building a workforce that is more representative of the users we serve and creating a culture where everyone feels like they belong. To learn more about our diversity, equity, inclusion commitments and how we’re building belonging, please visit our Belonging page for more information.
We welcome and encourage people who are expecting and/or parents-to-be to apply to this or any other role at Google.
Google is a global company and, in order to facilitate efficient collaboration and communication globally, English proficiency is a requirement for all roles.
Something looks off?