Plan, analyze and complete projects in the following areas,
- New electronic product development for general application;
- Product redesigns for improvement cost reduction, and /or specific applications.
- Analysis and debug of product performance issues related to the circuit.
Implementation of component change in the case of part obsolescence or supply chain shortages.
| THE PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES AND THE ASSOCIATED LEVELS OF AUTHORITY ARE DESCRIBED BELOW:
The possible levels of authority are identified as follows:
(A) Makes decision and implements appropriate action.
(B) Makes decision and informs supervisor of action taken.
(C) Makes decision and obtains concurrence of supervisor before taking action.
(D) Provides information for supervisor’s decision and action.
|Originate Proposals for new products and cost reductions and improvements of existing products.|
|Assess the technical feasibility and manufacturability of product proposals.|
|Develop project objectives in terms of product specifications, schedules, and project expenditures.|
|Participate in project team activities such as manufacturing, quality assurance, manufacturing engineering and marketing to meet specific project objectives.
|Develop project status reports and communicate to Operations management.|
|Prepare preliminary concepts, and evaluate prototype circuits and request patent searches when applicable.|
|Assist and oversee the pilot run and initial production start-up of new products.
|Monitor the performance of assigned technical support.|
|Conduct field trips to key customers to resolve problems and to gather information for product development.|
|Analyze product failures and customer complaints and take corrective action.|
|Select consultants and outside services for specific functions during product development projects.|