Tooling Engineer

September 27, 2016

Job Summary

The Tooling Engineer works closely with customers ID, PD, and internal engineering teams on product development from concept to mass production. Work with internal cross-functional teams to meet product specification and support projects from engineering builds to mass production. Focusing on facilitating technical communication between engineering groups and non-technical team members, the tooling engineer will use his/her technical expertise to help identify solutions for tooling and fixture issues during the whole project development cycles.
The Tooling Engineer will work on all tooling related projects.
This job description reflects management’s assignment of essential functions; it does not prescribe or restrict other tasks that may be assigned.

Responsibilities

  • Team up with internal cross-functional teams (product design engineers, manufacturing Engineers, sales and marketing, and program managers) to drive and review tooling development process.
  • Conduct tooling design and review with customer, which includes but not limited to detail plastic & metal tooling DFM, molding defect FA/CA review, and fixture design.
  • Work closely with factory tooling team to bring-up plastic injection molding tools as well as stamping tools into mass production.
  • Investigate new technology and implement new industrial technology into mass production.

Requirements

  • Collaborate with Product Design, ID, and Mechanical Process Engineering teams to support product development
  • Collaborate with client and internal teams to design and fabricate high quality, precise stamping and injection molding tools.
  • Review FEA of tooling concepts and design through Mold Flow Analysis or similar software
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills including creating effective report and presentation with collected manufacturing data.
  • Support design and manufacture dimensional and functional jigs / fixtures for parts measurement and tooling validation.
  • Identify technical risks, conduct root cause analysis and make corrective action plan
  • Familiar with the use of Design For Manufacturing and SPC
  • Experience in mechanical design, LSR injection molding, plastic molding, including knowledge of IMD, Double Shot and Insert Molding
  • Experience in production Process Qualification, Measurement and Analysis
  • Experience in tooling design qualification using Mold Flow analysis software or equivalent
  • Experience in development and implementation of innovative tooling concepts used in the mass production of consumer electronic products
  • Experience in managing multiple concurrent projects
  • Experience in full design and development cycle on consumer electronic products
  • 3+ years plastic injection mold design and fabrication experience, prefer experience in high volume, precision injection molding and out of spec issues resolving
  • Knowledge of Six Sigma concept
  • Knowledge and experience in using Pro/ENGINEER, UG NX solid modeling
  • Travel domestically and internationally to support customer and factory teams as projects require
  • Bachelor’s degree, in Mechanical Engineering, industrial technology or equivalent
  • Fluency in Chinese

  

  
  
  
  
To Apply: Please email employment@goertekusa.com with job position in subject line and a copy of current resume.