Director of Reliability Engineering Jawbone
The Director of Reliability Engineering role is a Sunnyvale, CA based opportunity for an outstanding leader to build and develop a Reliability team consisting of Engineers based in China. They will provide leadership and direction to our design teams to help instill sound Design for Reliability principles across the organization. This position reports directly to the Executive Director of Quality & Reliability.
Coach and develop a global team of Reliability Engineers.
Provide leadership and direction to Product Design Engineering teams relative to design for reliability.
Manage the development and execution of Reliability Test Plans for new products.
Quantify the reliability of a new product design and drive the failure analysis after testing.
Perform in-depth research on technologies to determine possible failure modes.
Evangelize and collaborate with Jawbone cross-functional teams to ingrain and create a culture of reliability awareness and standards.
Facilitate DFMEA and Lessons Learned Processes during concept phase of new product development.
Coordinate reliability and technical risk assessment with Development Engineering teams.
Communicate program risks to Executive Management team.
Provide input to design team in an effort to improve product reliability.
Lead experiments and performs reliability analysis.
International travel is required.
Engineering or Advanced Technical Degree BS, MS, PhD
Minimum 10-15 years of broad product technical design and/or manufacturing experience.
Minimum 7-10 years of Product Reliability experience performing testing such as Mechanical Stress, Environmental and Vibration
Knowledge of industry test standards such as ASTM, IEEE, JEDEC
Knowledge of Failure Analysis techniques such as Optical Microscopy, X-Ray, FTIR, XPS, SEM/EDS etc.
Understanding of Mechanical assemblies and Material properties
Application of Design of Experiments and Failure Modes and Effects Analysis
Experience working with Asia-based suppliers
Knowledge of Supply Chain management
Proven project management experience
Certified Reliability Manager
Excellent English verbal and written skills with secondary language skills in Mandarin Chinese
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, offers an exciting opportunity for qualified career-motivated professionals. We provide competitive compensation, stock options and the chance to work with talented people in a winning, successful, and pleasant environment. We offer many premium benefits including 401(k), medical, dental, life insurance, Paid Time Off and much more.
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