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Facebook System Industrial Engineer in Redmond, Washington


Facebook's mission is to give people the power to build community and bring the world closer together. Through our family of apps and services, we're building a different kind of company that connects billions of people around the world, gives them ways to share what matters most to them, and helps bring people closer together. Whether we're creating new products or helping a small business expand its reach, people at Facebook are builders at heart. Our global teams are constantly iterating, solving problems, and working together to empower people around the world to build community and connect in meaningful ways. Together, we can help people build stronger communities - we're just getting started.


In this role, you will be responsible for owning the manufacturing process at contract manufacturing partners including laying out floor plans, setting up & qualifying FATP lines, driving yield and UPH improvement, developing and implementing quality system, driving cost and cycle time reduction, and driving ramp and MP readiness. You will be a key member of the Technical Operations team and will partner closely with Hardware Engineering, Quality, Test Engineering and our Manufacturing partners driving NPI manufacturing process readiness to ensure new products ramped and launched on time.

Required Skills:

  1. Work with contract manufacturing (CM) partners on yield improvement and process troubleshooting

  2. Work with CM partner to design and layout the FATP (final assembly, test, and pack-out) line by applying lean and Six Sigma technology

  3. Develop manufacturing processes at the factory and drive line qualifications by working with cross functional teams and CM partners

  4. Work with cross functional teams (HW Engineering, Operations and manufacturing partner teams) to drive ramp and MP readiness

  5. Drive cost and cycle time reduction through line balancing, and line automation

  6. Drive FACA (Failure Analysis Corrective Action) and yield bridge to mass production

  7. Influence product manufacturability, testability, serviceability, reliability, flexibility and cost effectiveness by coordinating cross-functional teams during early development and ramp

  8. Ability to travel up to 30 to 40% to Asia Pacific region

Minimum Qualifications:

  1. Minimum of 4 years of experience in Operations engineering

  2. Demonstrated technical skills and experience, including a detailed understanding of Final Assembly, Test, Pack and SMT processes

  3. Background partnering with manufacturers, remotely and in-person

  4. Experience in using process driven and analytical approaches to problem-solving (Six Sigma, 8D, FMEA, etc.)

  5. Working knowledge of GD&T, data analysis and statistics

  6. Proven bottom line project management experience (Planning, Cost, & Delivery)

  7. Proven interpersonal and communication skills

  8. Experience operating in dynamic, fast-paced environment with minimal supervision

Preferred Qualifications:

  1. Experience with optical systems and or Clean room setup

  2. Experience with automated system bring up and qualification

  3. Experience with data analysis using JMP

  4. PMP Certification

  5. NX or ProE experience

  6. Tolerance Analysis experience

Industry: Internet

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