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Location: Batesburg-Leesville, South Carolina, United States
Job ID: R0005679
Date Posted: Dec 9, 2021
Segment: Mobility
Business Unit: Hitachi Rail
Company Name: Hitachi Rail STS USA, Inc.
Profession (Job Category): Engineering & Science
Job Type (Experience Level): Experienced
Job Schedule: Full time
Remote: No

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Hitachi Rail is looking for an enthusiastic self-motivated Manufacturing Test Engineer who thrives in a fast-paced environment. The successful candidate is comfortable performing a wide range of tasks from administrative to strategic. The position is based in Batesburg, SC.

•    Ensure the implementation of assigned actions as per the manufacturing action plan (i.e. audit, failure analysis, improvement plan, etc.)
•    Work with IT resources to ensure test software and data systems (based on SQL database server) are operating correctly with data maintenance as required.
•    Communicate issues to R&D department for assigned activities and submit forms and markups for documentation updates.
•    Support analysis and continuous improvement of production test yield, working to identify root cause and propose solutions.
•    Support technology transfers of test processes across the global supply chain.
•    Support definition of test requirements, and test process creation for new products as part of new product introduction team.
•    Ensure the implementation of new test process and tools as per assigned action plans.  
Required Skills/ Knowledge

•    at least 3 years of Manufacturing experience
•    Problem anticipation and solving techniques, strong at troubleshooting.
•    Mechanically oriented, able to use common tools for disassembly & reassembly of various pieces of test equipment.
•    Ability to work in a team environment and build effective relationships, customer focused.
•    NI LabVIEW programming (multiple versions deployed).
•    Strong skills in Microsoft Windows based pc hardware and software (98, XP, 7, 10).  Networking setup and troubleshooting.
•    Ability to use various tools for documentation purposes (MS Word; MS Excel; CAD tools for schematic & mechanical).
Desired Skills/ Knowledge
•    Experience in developing and maintaining automated test equipment using commercial instruments such as NI PXI system.
•    Experience in an electronic assembly/pcba manufacturing environment.
•    NI TestStand
•    Boundary Scan Tools (XJTAG, Corelis).
•    LINUX and/or DOS.
•    Soldering and wire crimping experience (IPC certifications).

Education / Qualifications
Bachelor’s Degree, Electrical Engineering preferred

English Proficiency


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