Sr. Process Engineer
North Reading, MA 
Share
Posted 20 days ago
Job Description
Are you inspired by invention? Is problem solving through teamwork in your DNA? We apply advances in robotics and software to solve real-world problems that delight our customers' experiences in ways we can't even imagine yet.
Amazon Robotics is located in the greater Boston area, the epicenter of robotics innovation. Our diverse team of engineers come from all over the world to design, test and build our dynamic fleet of robots and mechatronic systems. Having our offices, labs, test floors and factories all co-located means that we can design the hardware, write the code, test, build and watch it all come to life. This allows us to innovate quickly and on limitless ideas. Current advancements are underway in autonomous movement and mobility, artificial intelligence and machine learning, manipulation, simulation, robotic management software, predictive analytics, and much more.
The Amazon Robotics (AR) Operations organization manufactures high-quality robotics and gets the right materials to the right place at the right time to enable our automated solutions. The Sr Process Engineer will be responsible for participating in the development of strategic, large scale projects for the Robotics manufacturing business. Support manufacturing processes, equipment and systems. Optimize complex processes, systems, or organizations. Work with Supply Chain, Engineering, Facilities and Operations teams. Regularly communicate with senior management on status, risks and change control. Coordinate between various functional teams and individuals at all levels of the organization. Work with business and technology teams to define requirements and high level process/systems solutions. Prioritize high impact projects, obtain approval from relevant functional leaders, and schedule resources.

Responsibilities:
* Actively support and foster a culture of inclusion
* Own Process optimization and cost reduction initiatives for sustaining processes.
* Implement technology and tool improvements to impact Safety, Quality, and Cost targets.
* Perform critical process reviews including Risk and Hazard assessments.
* Development and Validation of processes specific to NPI programs.
* Write business and operational planning documents for capital equipment and plant infrastructure.
- Ability to travel (~10%) to support projects when normal business travel practices resume.

* Bachelor's degree.
* 5+ years' experience in manufacturing environment and knowledge of GMP.
* Ability to manage and deliver projects with accelerated schedules.
* Experience and proven skill in written and verbal business communications, designing organizational communications, reporting metrics.
* Experience in using Project Management tools.
* Experience in New Product Introduction environment including Phase-Gate process experience.
* Experience using industry Problem Solving Tools such as 8D, Fishbone/Cause-Effect, or CAPA methodology.
* Experience using Quality-Statistical tools such as PFMEA and various statistical techniques such as control charting, pareto, or histograms.

* MBA or advanced Engineering degree preferred.
* Uses a analytical approach to problem-solving.
* Experience in manufacturing / process improvement (eg. Lean-Six Sigma).
* Experience with Manufacturing Execution Systems (MES), ERP systems, and Tool / Equipment programming.
* Self-motivated and able to solve problems independently and in team settings.
* Willing to "roll up sleeves and do what needs to get done" to consistently deliver results.

* Experience with Process Optimization Tools including Programming, Mapping, Simulation or various algorithms.

Amazon is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Amazon is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status. For individuals with disabilities who would like to request an accommodation, visit https://www.amazon.jobs/en/disability/us .

Amazon is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Amazon is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status. For individuals with disabilities who would like to request an accommodation, please visit https://www.amazon.jobs/en/disability/us.

 

Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
5+ years
Email this Job to Yourself or a Friend
Indicates required fields