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NPI Technical Leader - AME

Northford, CT 06472

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Within the HBT Global AME (Advanced Manufacturing Engineering) organization we are recruiting an NPI technical leader.
This role will report to the ISC Global NPI Director and will lead and coordinate the launch of NPI in production. He/she will partner with R&D and other Stakeholders to provide manufacturing input throughout the NPI process maximizing throughput and reducing cycle time, driving Design for Manufacturability and Testability


·         Owns multiple NPI projects and is accountable for End-to-end ISC activities. That includes cross-functional coordination of:

·         AME (new equipment, processes, etc)

·         Manufacturing (resources, equipment, people)

·         Sourcing (vendor selection, contracts, etc.)

·         Manufacturing Quality (regulatory compliance)

·         Materials Management (planning, ordering, material receipts)


·         Partner with R&D and offering Manager, being the Go-To person for the projects under his responsibility, ensuring alignment and providing manufacturing input


·         Leads ISC functions in ensuring NPI Milestone Fidelity


·         Is responsible for MRL (Manufacturing Readiness Level), DFM (Design for Manufacturability), DFA (Design for Automation), BVA (Best Value Analysis and site selection)


·         Contribute to the continuous improvement of ISC process, making sure they are aligned to NPI process. In particular with Agile and Z21.

  • Bachelor in Industrial Engineering / Mechanical / Industrial engineering.
  • 5+ years of experience in a manufacturing environment, preferably involving New Product Introduction.
  • 2+ years of Project Management experience.

    • Knowledge in SMT, electronic manufacturing, and automation are a plus.
    • Excellent teamwork, reporting, writing/verbal, and presentation skills
    • Ability to work in Global team and to influence others
    • Ability to be detailed and process-oriented, driving projects to completion
    • Ability to manage multiple, concurrent projects and maintaining a sense of urgency and problem solving mind set
    • Knowledge of Supply chain principles (Planning /\rForecast / MRP tools / SAP)Significant knowledge of the field's standards and specifications 

      Additional Information
      • JOB ID: req227065
      • Category: Integrated Supply Chain
      • Location: One Firelite Pl,Northford,Connecticut,06472,United States
      • Exempt