Olympus America Inc. Acoustics Engineer II - Transducers in Waltham, Massachusetts

Job Requirements::

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering or Physics. Higher levels of education (MS/PhD) with less experience will be considered.

  • Minimum of 2 years experience in a manufacturing environment; experience working in a Lean manufacturing environment is a plus.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Hands-on skills and experience with manufacturing processes, systems and tools.

  • Result-oriented change agent who demonstrates an analytical approach to problem solving.

  • Exemplary interpersonal skills with an ability to communicate at all levels to maintain relationships and cooperation in pursuing individual goals.

  • Project management skills and experience.

  • Understanding of product life cycle management systems.

  • Strong understanding of electromechanical design and acoustics experience with acoustical testing methods.

  • Ability to manage multiple priorities and multiple tasks simultaneously is desired.

  • Hands on experience & knowledge of oscilloscopes for debugging/testing of ultrasonic transducers.

  • Knowledge of piezoelectric materials and properties is a plus.

  • Desire to learn or familiarity with ultrasonic transducer characterization.

We realize work isn’t just a job to you.

It’s a big part of your life, but not the only part. That’s why we offer competitive salaries, a robust 401(k) program, annual bonus program and comprehensive medical benefits, as well as tuition reimbursement, flexible schedules, parental and adoption leave, on-site services and Colleague Affinity Networks — so you can be ready for where life can take you.

Job Duties::

As an Acoustics Engineer II, working on the Transducer Production Engineering Team, you will be empowered and inspired to do your best work. You will contribute to our mission by, creating manufacturing and test processes, identifying new cutting edge technologies to improve our manufacturing processes, and eliminating root cause of failures in transducer manufacturing. A typical day for you will include working in cross functional teams to reduce scrap, labor costs and rework, providing support to the production floor as needed and identifying root cause of failures.

A typical day for you will include:

  • Sustainment of released products to achieve highest levels of quality, reliability and on time delivery.

  • Creation of manufacturing, production and test processes, tools and fixtures.

  • Continuous improvement of products and processes to reduce manufacturing costs and increase quality.

  • Control and documentation of manufacturing and production processes.

  • Leadership and support of the company’s Lean and Continuous Improvement program.

  • Elimination of costs of non-Quality: scrap, rework and warranty repairs.

  • Spotting failure trends and work with technicians and other engineers to implement corrective actions to lower overall failure rates.

  • Identifying and qualifying new materials/equipment used in production as they reach the end of their life cycle.

  • Performing all other essential duties as assigned.

About Us:

At Olympus, we put a lot of good back into the world, and what we do really matters. We are committed to making people’s lives healthier, safer and more fulfilling every day by crafting innovative optical and digital solutions in medical technologies, microscopy, industrial solutions, cameras, and audio recorders.

We view our relationship with and commitment to our employees with the same passion. Everything we do at Olympus is a reflection of our vision, and everyone here helps to make it a reality. We’re invested in our employees, great ideas, and how they impact the communities around us. We see the world through multiple lenses and come together to find the right answers; the best solutions.

THAT’S OLYMPUS.

TRUE TO YOU. TRUE TO SOCIETY. TRUE TO LIFE.

Olympus Scientific Solutions Americas Corp

Olympus embraces diversity and inclusion. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, our policies as well as our values prohibit unlawful discrimination based on an employee's or applicant's race, color, sex, age, physical or mental disability, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, marital status, genetic information, ancestry, military or veteran status, or any other federal, state or local protected classification. EOE Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabled

Job Description:

Are you looking for a company that cares about people’s lives and health, including yours? At Olympus, we help make people’s lives healthier, safer and more fulfilling, every day. We’re currently looking for an Acoustics Engineer to join us in our Waltham, MA office.

Let’s inspire healthier lives, together.

The Acoustics Engineer II, Transducers will take on day to day challenges of a fast- paced manufacturing environment while achieving schedule objectives. The incumbent will work closely with other engineers and test technicians to identify and eliminate root cause of failures in transducer manufacturing. He/She will interact with multiple parts of the business and will be looked to aid with lowering manufacturing costs by eliminating scrap, rework and warranty charges.

Company URL:

Olympus Scientific Solutions Americas Corp at http://www.olympus-ims.com/

Posting Title:

Acoustics Engineer II - Transducers

Posting Locations:

Massachusetts, Waltham

Job Family:

Manufacturing Engineering

Work Location:

Waltham OSST

Auto req ID:

3811BR

3811BR

Olympus is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and our policies prohibit unlawful discrimination based on an employee's or applicant's race, color, sex, age, physical or mental disability, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, marital status, genetic information, ancestry, military or veteran status, or any other federal, state or local protected classification.