1+ months

Optical Manufacturing Technical Leader

Cisco Systems Inc.
กรุงเทพมหานคร, Thailand
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What You'll Do

Cisco is looking for an experienced Technical Leader Manufacturing Operations.

Your main responsibilities will include:

Strategy and Technical Leadership

  • Provides technical leadership in definition and implementation of complex engineering projects. Participates in developing technical direction for key initiatives.
  • Demonstrate cross-functional influence on a horizontal basis with respect to implementation of technology in area of expertise.
  • Capable to perform and drive complex technical assignments
  • Develops and drives internal training programs and actively provides technical mentoring to teams.
  • Works with management and engineering teams to solve technical problems throughout the development cycle. Helps engineers finds ways to attack new or difficult problems and develop robust capabilities.

Visibility and Influence Within Cisco

  • Span of influence, within Supply Chain Organization / Cisco Design Organization, includes road-mapping and early engagement, development, delivery.
  • Cross-functional recognition for accomplishments and implementation expertise.
  • Influences product set owners to ensure optimal solution to technical problem.
  • Participates in the design review related to technologies within the domain of expertise.
  • Demonstrates ability to articulate and convey technical concepts and architectures in various internal and external forums

Business Impact

  • Participates in cross-functional/high value projects that will have global impact on Ciscos business.
  • Efforts manifest in clear business benefits and gains in key technology, capability, and manufacturing productivity.
  • Aligns project success and deployment of product set with customer requirements
  • Performs complex assignments requiring high level of technical expertise

Your responsibility will span across both Manufacturing and Test Engineering operations while, focusing on building a close partnership with a cross functional team to achieve key Quality, Reliability, Cost and functionality goals through "Design For": Manufacturability, Testability, Scalability, Reliability, Automation and Cost:

  • Primary Technical Leadership for the manufacturing operations of Ciscos Optical product platform (e.g., Silicon Photonics)
  • On-site definition and direction for next-generation die attach, wire bonding, hermetic packaging, fiber attach, and photonics testing strategy.
  • Applies experience and works multi-functional to develop and optimize Silicon Photonic Engines & Optical Transceiver costs, technologies, and supply chains.
  • Provide leadership for Mfg. Engineering and Test Engineering teams that supports the Manufacturing sites.
  • Provides dedicated product family responsibility with dedicated interface for each Product Team, and works closely with Manufacturing Product Manager (MPM).
  • Drives Quality, site audits, and ensures manufacturing partner compliance to Ciscos quality requirements.
  • Drives Lean principles, in collaboration with the partners, to deliver efficiencies.
  • Identifies and analyzes Product opportunities to improve cost / quality / delivery, in partnership with Product Operations and the Business units.
  • Ensures the manufacturing partners have a direct launch gate keeping process that provides total process readiness prior to Pilot start.
  • Monitors and drives the overall capability of local manufacturing partners at working, technical and executive levels
  • Advocates for Cisco and drives for world-class operational excellence from the partners.
  • Drives the partners to deliver Quality Performance and eliminates Quality Risks at or above the set goals.
  • Leads product quality, failure analysis and problem isolation/resolution in production environment.
  • Provides leadership in the identification and creation of new techniques and innovations to advance the processes and tools used in the design, development and manufacturing of complex products or systems.
  • Defines operational requirements; designs and implements processes and systems to support operational requirements.
  • Drives process optimization to improve Quality, Cost and Yield, Delivery and continuously improves product and process performance.
  • Initiates reviews of ideas and technical objectives within and across business units, and shares and promotes "best practices
  • Identifies & drives solutions in ambiguous situations

Who you'll work with

In this position based in Thailand, you will be responsible for providing technical leadership to a team of technical manufacturing engineers, driving technical solutions and innovations through process in supporting the operations. Your expertise will enable the development and production of a broad range of complex electrical/optical systems and products, and facilitating the progress of multi-functional teams throughout the product lifecycle.

Who You Are

  • 10+ years of Supply Chain and Technical Operations experience in manufacturing / process / development.
  • Knowledge / experience technical operations and factory management
  • Knowledge and experience in Optical Products, software (diagnostic and operating system), product technical functionality and analysis tool/equipment, manufacturing/test process and technologies
  • Engagement with Technical functions and R&D Teams
  • Experience with EMS, OEM and ODM suppliers
  • Industry knowledge and understanding of optical transceiver manufacturing processes and test methods.
  • Experience with Silicon Photonic engines and Optical transceivers cost, technology, supply chain and product design
  • Optical networking, Product Design, Semiconductor design, Photonic chip design, Optical packaging, and chip packaging experience is preferred.
  • Technical knowledge relevant to Semiconductor technologies for DataComm, Analog & Optical transceiver markets; both technical and business related problem solving skills.
  • Previous people management experiences
  • Strong leadership and collaboration skills will be required to influence across many organisations (including Manufacturing Partners and Suppliers), driving consistency to deliver best in breed solutions.
  • Excellent analytical, written and verbal communications skills and the ability to influence, interact, and present at executive level
  • A track record driving Quality improvements and an ability to represent the "Customer" in all aspects of Quality and Reliability related to product manufacturing and test.
  • Experience in Cross-Cultural and global work environment

Desired Skills

  • Ability to operate in a global and cross-functional environment, sometimes with ambiguity and uncertainty
  • Ability to create and execute short- and long-term strategies, with good balance between todays business results and tomorrows potential
  • Outstanding communication skills
  • Outstanding collaboration and leadership skills
  • Ability to build, motivate, and nurture world-class team and well-connected with global teams

Why Cisco

At Cisco, each person brings their different talents to work as a team and make a difference.

Yes, our technology changes the way the world works, lives, plays and learns, but our edge comes from our people.

We connect everything people, process, data and things and we use those connections to change our world for the better.

We innovate everywhere - From launching a new era of networking that adapts, learns and protects, to building Cisco Services that accelerate businesses and business results. Our technology powers entertainment, retail, healthcare, education and more from Smart Cities to your everyday devices.

We benefit everyone - We do all of this while striving for a culture that empowers every person to be the difference, at work and in our communities.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status 



Posted: 2019-05-17 Expires: 2020-03-14

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