Senior SMT Process Engineer | Electronics

Seymour, Connecticut Permanent USD125,000 - USD150,000 per year
  • 8-10 years' experience in Electronic Contract Manufacturing
  • Knowledge of all SMT equipment with experience programming

About Our Client

The client has been successfully supporting customers in the Aerospace, Defense, Health care and Industrial market sectors for more than 30 years. To meet the needs of these demanding clients the client offers best-in-class process capabilities and responsiveness along with the ability to manage highly complex, high reliability and strictly regulated requirements on behalf of their valued customers.

Job Description

Essential Duties and Responsibilities: include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Minimum 8-10 years' experience in Electronic Contract Manufacturing or similar industry with indepth knowledge and experience programming and operating: solder paste printers and inspection, Fuji surface mount equipment, reflow oven, vapor phase, AOI, 5DX, wash, press fit, selective and wave solder, depanel and laser routers.
  • Acquire basic working knowledge of company services to assist staff with various functions.
  • Will need knowledge of all SMT equipment with experience programming printers, SPI, pick and place, reflow oven and AOI.
  • Experience programming the above equipment.
  • Experience creating and debugging oven reflow profiles, including vapor phase. Understanding the temperatures in both Fahrenheit & Celsius.
  • Technical understanding of the functions of machinery both mechanically, electrically and software.
  • Troubleshooting capabilities.
  • In-depth technical understanding of the engineering functions of electronic manufacturing services industry's machinery mechanically, electrically and associated software.
  • Class 1 - 3 IPC and J-STD certifications as applicable.
  • Experience writing pre and post build DFM reports; defect review/root cause analysis with troubleshooting capabilities. Work directly with customer's engineering group to improve designs and enhance processes
  • Defect review/root cause analysis with resolution.
  • Selective and Wave solder experience which includes programming/technical support and fixturing.
  • Ability to interpret 2D x-ray images as well as 5DX x-ray images. (programming is a plus).
  • Knowledge of label creation programming and understanding of bar-codes.
  • Must be organized and maintain professionalism at all times.
  • Ability to work with other Engineers / and all floor Personal.
  • Experience with Stencil Design using Gerbers, CAD, ScanCad, Valor and any other design and fixture tools.
  • Experience with Rework processes. Hot Air, BGA repair, Wash/PCA cleaning and routine solder iron rework.
  • AutoCAD or Solid works experience/knowledge; able to interpret assembly and PCB drawings and the requirements within.
  • Ability to manage Engineers / and applicable manufacturing Personal.
  • Able to interpret assembly and fab drawings and the requirement within.
  • Able to work directly with customer's engineering group to improve designs and enhance processes.
  • Communicates and listens effectively in a professional and courteous manner.
  • Cooperates with supervisors, co-workers and works as a team.
  • Organized, adaptable, professional and able to follow instructions.
  • Proficient in Microsoft office Tools, ie, Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook.

MPI does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, or based on an individual's status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state or local law. MPI encourages applications from minorities, women, the disabled, protected veterans and all other qualified applicants.

The Successful Applicant


  • To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.
  • The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.

Education and/or Experience:

  • Associates and/or B.A., B.S., Degree in Electrical Engineering or related technical field.
  • Prior on-the-job experience of at least 5 plus years in same or similar industry.
  • Demonstrated positive Customer Service demeanor.
  • Superior written and oral communication skills.
  • Strong technical background with the understanding of circuit card and box build assemblies.

What's on Offer

Language Skills:

  • Ability to read and speak English fluently.
  • Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos.
  • Ability to write simple correspondence.

Mathematical Skills:

  • Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.

Reasoning Ability:

  • Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form.
  • Ability to deal with problems involving simple variables in standardized (normal) situations.

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Engineering & Manufacturing
Sub Sector
Production, Manufacturing
Industrial / Manufacturing
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Alex Bruno
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