Cardo Systems, the global market leader in the field of wireless communication systems for motorcycle, ski & crew helmets, has an immediate opening for an experienced and motivated Mass Production & NPI Engineer to join our Operations team. Full-time position in a hybrid model (from the company’s offices at Raa’nana/from home), reporting to Director, Quality & EngineeringThis position will implement Cardo’s manufacturing processes to meet daily production schedules while enhancing productivity and product quality at the manufacturing site. In addition to leading the NPI & Mass production Running Changes build management in production lines.Roles & ResponsibilitiesLead a matrixed operational team of Local EMS - New Product Manufacturing Engineers, Material Project Managers, DFX Engineers, Manufacturing Engineers, Supplier Engineering, Procurement, and Manufacturing Program Managers - to manage program deliverables from Manufacturing Operations.Monitor the manufacturing processes, tooling, and fixtures in order to meet daily production schedules while enhancing productivity and product qualityTIF - Trials in factory management for running changes in Mass production.Production support and process validation (IQ, OQ, PPQ)Work with the Quality counterpart to address manufacturing nonconformances and customer complaintsProject management of manufacturing events (NPI, TIF, RC, etc.)Utilize tools like Gage R&R, Cp, Cpk, and SPC to improve the process and first-pass yield.Understand manufacturing and problem-solving concepts like Value Stream Mapping, 5S, A3, and DAMIC to improve quality, labor efficiency, and throughputSummary build meeting managementWork with cross and global functional teams as requiredDevelop and implement process improvements in production linesSupport all Company initiatives as identified by management and in support of Quality Management Systems (QMS) and other regulatory requirements.Lead and escort NPI build as per the company's engineering strategyPerforms other related duties and responsibilities, on occasion, as assignedRequirement:Mechanical, Industrial, Electrical, or Manufacturing Engineering degree required (BSc or equivalent - a must, Msc. an advantage).3+ years of manufacturing engineering experience with Tier 1 manufacturers - must.Previous consumer electronics devices experience preferred.Demonstrated experience working in a broader enterprise/cross-division business unit model.Ability to work in a highly matrixed and geographically diverse business environment.Ability to work within a team and as an individual contributor in a fast-paced, changing environment.Ability to leverage and/or engage others to accomplish projects.Strong verbal and written communication skills, with the ability to effectively communicate at multiple levels across different shifts in the [Register to View]
able to work independently without supervision, multitasks, prioritizes, and meets deadlines on time.Strong organizational and follow-up skills, as well as attention to detail.Project management skills & experience – MUST.Ability to maintain regular and predictable attendance in a manufacturing siteLanguages: very good English - a must; Russian/Ukrainian - a considerable advantage.Willingness to travel.