QualificationsProject managementAnalysis skillsManufacturingAssemblyFEABachelor’s degree
Experience in Finite Element Analysis (FEA) and tolerance analysis
Experience in bottom line project management, including data management, documentation, critical decision making, and organization skill
Knowledge of quality and statistical tools and methods with experience in JMP and Minitab
Familiarity with process qualification in build phases
About the job
Google’s custom-designed equipment makes up one of the largest and most powerful computing infrastructures in the world. The Manufacturing Operations team is responsible for providing the manufacturing capability to deliver this state-of-the-art physical infrastructure. As a Manufacturing Engineer, you evaluate the product designs and create the processes, tools and procedures behind Google’s powerful search technology. When vendors build parts for our infrastructure, you’re right there alongside ensuring manufacturing processes are repeatable and controlled. You collaborate with Commodity Managers and Design Engineers to determine Google’s infrastructure needs and product specifications. Your work ensures the various pieces of Google’s infrastructure fit together perfectly and keep our systems humming along smoothly for a seamless user experience.
Google designs and builds distinct consumer hardware that empowers our users to connect with Google’s largest and most powerful computing infrastructures in the world. Camera Supplier Development Engineers (SDE) specialize in high volume lens manufacturing and enhance our hardware products into a beautiful experience for users. Our SDEs are versatile and passionate about solving challenging manufacturing problems. With excellent technical acumen in camera domain, SDEs lead key projects.
Google’s mission is to organize the world’s information and make it universally accessible and useful. Our Devices & Services team combines the best of Google AI, Software, and Hardware to create radically helpful experiences for users. We research, design, and develop new technologies and hardware to make our user’s interaction with computing faster, seamless, and more powerful. Whether finding new ways to capture and sense the world around us, advancing form factors, or improving interaction methods, the Devices & Services team is making people’s lives better through technology.
Drive cross-functional activities in the supply chain for overall technical operational readiness in all New Product Introduction (NPI) phases leading into mass production.
Collaborate with Suppliers and Engineering teams in assessing process technologies based on project requirements and propose and develop manufacturing Blueprint, including process flow, equipment/fixture designs, implementation schedules, and validation plans for engineering builds and mass production.
Drive project technical and operational issues (e.g., material, process, fixtures, equipment, etc.) during NPI phase to enable the delivery of a mature product and manufacturing process into mass production.
Lead suppliers by providing technical direction to establish and validate process capability during NPI phase for consistently delivering quality product in mass production.
Manage camera assembly manufacturing and testing processes. Lead design and development of technically complex manufacturing processes to enable product designs and functional requirements.
Google is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or Veteran status. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements. See also Google’s EEO Policy and EEO is the Law. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know by completing our Accommodations for Applicants form.