Job number 690321
Microsoft devices are redefining the way people see the world and how they get things done. This business is growing quickly and creating fans around the world. To ensure our customers have great experiences with our devices, we are reinventing the way people interact with Microsoft devices – Surface, Surface Hub, HoloLens, Xbox and new devices categories. This is a unique experience to be part of transforming the way we help customers and developing new business.
We are looking for a Mechanical Engineering Manager within a cross-product engineering team to support all Microsoft Devices development. This is a great opportunity to build a shared mechanical engineering team to extend our team already present in Redmond, WA location.
Recruit and grow a world-class talent while building this team in China, closer to our Manufacturing vendors.
Ability to develop talent, motivate team members and provide clear direction for their career growth as well for the team growth
Lead Mechanical Engineering team with various specialties in sheet metal design, FPC design, PCB design, Drafting, BOM management, Test Tool design, Fixtures Design etc…
Identifies improvements in the design of major component assemblies or program areas for a product group, based on customer or partner feedback. Creates the appropriate process changes to deliver these improvements
Enables his or her team to meet objectives and deliverables by addressing process problems.
Works with the Product development team located in the United States during build support and guide root cause analysis for any component or subassembly by following structured problem-solving.
Drive collaboration with suppliers while contributing to components/sub-systems readiness during the product development cycle.
Minimum 2+ years of experience working as a mechanical engineering Manager
7+ years of Product development experience in the Mechanical Engineering field
Ability to clearly communicate in English as well in Mandarin.
Ability and Willingness to travel to Manufacturing Facilities and Suppliers. Travel up to 40%.
Prior experience working on High Volume Mfg. product development
5+ years of experience using Creo or other 3D Modelling tools
3+ years of experience on using PDMLink or equivalent Design Data Management tool
Ability to coach and mentor others as well as take direct action.
Prior experience working with a product development team located in other countries
Prior knowledge and/or experience in product manufacturing
Bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering.
Able to Multi-task, be a self-starter, work under pressure and meet deadlines consistently.
Ability to deal with ambiguity/uncertainty and a willingness to try new/challenging things.
Highly capable in synthesizing complex requirements, resolving competing requirements, resolving conflicts and drive clear direction for the team and for the organization.