Electronic Component Engineer

PE Global International
08 Jan 2019
19 Jan 2019
Contract Type
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Purpose of the job

The Electronic Component Engineer will be responsible for all component engineering activities including database support within the SAS department.

Main duties and responsibilities will include;
• Managing the company's internal component database, including maintenance and improvements
• Use of Microsoft Access Database to analyse the data
• Supplying approved component information to sourcing and R&D, managing access and ensuring accuracy on data input from other engineers
• Supporting the transfer of the database to PLM Imagine
• Supporting the REACH, RoHS and conflict minerals programs
• Must have experience with a REACH/RoHS compliance analytical program such as PTC Windchill Product Analytic
• Expert use of IHS database and supplying End of Life (EOL) studies on current production on a quarterly basis from this tool
• Supplying new component numbers and reports when requested to R&D, POST and other departments
• Checking on the availability of other sources and acquiring samples when needed
• Liaising with engineers when specific components need to be tested
• Component failure and trend analysis for components failing in the field and in manufacturing
• Action and manage change information, including acquiring external department approvals
• Supporting other team members of POST and R&D with component information including Fault analysis
• Supporting 8D 'red-alert' production issue meetings on component related issues
• Completing or managing (where necessary) PCB datapack updates as directed by design/post design engineering
• Managing and completing actions assigned from the Engineering assistance request management tool

Electronic Component Engineer requirements

• Degree level qualification required
• Ability to work on own initiative or as part of a multi-disciplinary team
• Strong communication skills and fluency in English is essential

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