Lead, Manufacturing Engineering - SMT Process Job ID SAS20200110-51312 Apply L3Harris is dedicated to recruiting and developing diverse, high-performing talent who are passionate about what they do. Our employees are unified in a shared dedication to our customers' mission and quest for professional growth. L3Harris provides an inclusive, engaging environment designed to empower employees and promote work-life success. Fundamental to our culture is an unwavering focus on values, dedication to our communities, and commitment to excellence in everything we do. L3Harris Technologies is an agile global aerospace and defense technology innovator, delivering end-to-end solutions that meet customers' mission-critical needs. The company provides advanced defense and commercial technologies across air, land, sea, space and cyber domains. L3Harris has approximately $18 billion in annual revenue and 48,000 employees, with customers in more than 100 countries. Description: Job Title: Lead, Manufacturing Engineering - SMT Process Job Code: SAS20200110-51312 Job Location: Alpharetta, GA Job Description: This position will develop and execute operational procedures for the Surface Mount Technology lines that deliver quality, cost, efficiency, and safety results associated with Printed Circuit Board Assembly (PCBA) manufacturing processes. Develops, implements, and analyzes manufacturing engineering plans and projects, and communicates them to internal and external customers. Estimates and tracks manufacturing costs, determines time standards, and makes recommendations for tooling and process requirements of new or existing product lines. Assists in the evaluation of engineering change orders and ensures compliance with manufacturing requirements; devises manufacturing methods and adjusts manufacturing processes to incorporate change orders. Initiates investigations of assembly or design problems based on analysis of manufacturing statistics or other data and works with design engineering to develop and implement engineering change orders to correct problems. Essential Functions: - Maintain manufacturing procedures for all PCBA manufacturing processes and provide recommendations and rationalizations for improvements - Provide programming and technical support for the SMT process equipment used in PCBA manufacturing, such as solder paste printing, solder paste inspection, pick and place, thermal profile monitoring system, and x-ray inspection - Monitor and improve the efficiency, output, and safety of manufacturing processes through observation and measurement as well as by collecting and interpreting data - Work closely with Purchasing, Quality, and Engineering for quality control of raw materials and components - Assume responsibility of safety/environmental compliance and performance of processes - Participate in the process of evaluating and purchasing new equipment and/or upgrades to existing equipment - Achieve operational performance targets in support of departmental and business results - Investigate new technology, material flow, plant layout and assembly processes. Specify manufacturing equipment and develop justifications for the purchase of capital equipment. - Support prototypes, expedites, and DFM recommendations - Responsible for training of assembly and process personnel - Establish preventative maintenance, assist in troubleshooting, and support repair of SMT equipment - Develop, maintain, and monitor project schedules Qualifications: - Bachelor of Science in Electrical, Manufacturing, Manufacturing Technology, Mechanical or Industrial Engineering, or relevant degree program with a minimum 9 years of prior relevant experience, or Graduate degree and a minimum of 7 years of prior relevant experience - 7+ years' experience with PCB Manufacturing - Prior experience with PCB and SMT Technology equipment - Prior experience and success implementing process improvements - Ability to execute troubleshooting, problem solving and decision-making within the SMT manufacturing/PCB Assembly/Reflow manufacturing processes Preferred Additional Skills: - Lean Six Sigma Green Belt (or higher) certification - Experience in manufacturing of high reliability electronics for military and government systems - Background in developing manufacturing processes and NPI experience - Ability to execute troubleshooting, problem solving and decision-making within the SMT manufacturing/PCB Assembly/Reflow manufacturing processes - Knowledge of MIL/IPC workmanship and performance standards related to electronic assemblies - Familiarity with AS9100 industry standards and common military specifications Please be aware many of our positions require the ability to obtain a security clearance. Security clearances may only be granted to U.S. citizens. In addition, applicants who accept a conditional offer of employment may be subject to government security investigation(s) and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. By submitting your résumé for this position, you understand and agree that L3Harris Technologies may share your résumé, as well as any other related personal information or documentation you provide, with its subsidiaries and affiliated companies for the purpose of considering you for other available positions. L3Harris Technologies is proud to be an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. L3Harris is committed to treating all employees and applicants for employment with respect and dignity and maintaining a workplace that is free from unlawful discrimination. All applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding or other related medical conditions), gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, characteristic or membership in any other group protected by federal, state or local laws. L3Harris maintains a drug-free workplace and performs pre-employment substance abuse testing and background checks, where permitted by law.