Senior Reliability Engineer Jawbone
? Reliability determination of consumer electronics systems including but not limited to individual ICs/components, prototypes and final products for mobile and wearable electronics.
? Plan, define, propose and lead experiments and relevant test specs for component level reliability and work with vendors to generate acceptability data and specs on functional parameters for product integration acceptance.
? Develop and define Electrical /functional verification tests for real time and down point testing for mock up and system level prototype/product reliability evaluation.
? Conceptualize, design and build electrical systems and test setups for analog/digital ICs, printed circuit boards qualification and integrated system assembly qualification for design verification/reliability evaluation. Use LabVIEW, C++, Matlab simulink etc for test automation and Data recording.
? Define individual subsystems for electrical/reliability verification along with mechanical designers, define and execute DOEs to evaluate vendors , IC and electrical subsystems including but not limited to Wireless (Bluetooth), sensing (motion, sound, light), power delivery/battery systems and printed circuit boards.
? Perform statistical analysis on test data and produce comprehensible format conclusions/recommendations for decision making and management review.
? Identify potential reliability risks in new product design and provide recommendations to mitigate risks.
? Instigate creative thought process to improve reliability of Jawbone products with respect to usage environment and use tools such as Six Sigma, FMEA to aid and screen new product design concepts.
? Provide active support to resolve field returns along with failure analysis team.
? Define reliability requirements for NPI and next generations of JAWBONE?s consumer electronics products.
? Work along with a vibrant and diverse team comprising industrial/product design, materials, electronics systems hardware, failure analysis leads to troubleshoot manufacturing and process reliability issues.
? Develop and implement manufacturing process reliability gates and establish production and ramp up reliability monitors.
? BSEE with 7+ years or MSEE with 5+ years of industry experience supporting consumer product reliability.
? Solid understanding and extensive experience in mobile electronics reliability/verification.
? In-depth knowledge of electrical properties of materials and testing methods for the same.
? Mobile and wearable electronics reliability experience is a big plus.
? Familiarity and experience with LabVIEW, excel VB programming.
? Experience in Statistical Analysis tools and methods such as MiniTab , JMP, Weibull analysis is highly desired.
? Experience working with IC and printed circuit vendors and component suppliers.
? Electrical, electro-magnetic, acoustic, signal integrity, package-PCB interconnects modeling and analysis experience is a plus.
? Knowledge and familiarity with industry standards for design/reliability practices and specs such as JEDEC/IPC.
? 10-20% travel may be required.
For more than a decade, Jawbone has developed human-centered wearable technology and audio devices unparalleled in their technical innovation, ease-of-use and sophistication of design. A 2010 IDSA Design of the Decade winner, the company is the creator of the award-winning and best-selling Jawbone ERA and ICON Bluetooth headsets; NoiseAssassin technology, the world's first and only military-grade noise-eliminating technology; and the JAMBOX and BIG JAMBOX wireless speakers and speakerphones. Jawbone?s approach to lifestyle tracking is unique, with over 110 patents filed related to UP and its wearable technology manufacturing processes. Jawbone is privately held and headquartered in San Francisco.
Jawbone is an equal opportunity employer and offers an exciting opportunity for qualified career-motivated professionals. We provide competitive compensation, equity in a company with strong VC support, and a chance to play with some of the coolest products on the market. We offer premium benefits (including free food), 401K, generous time off and a great work environment in the Bay Area.
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