CIS Secure Computing

  • Sr. Manufacturing Engineer

    Job Locations US-VA-Ashburn
    Posted Date 3 weeks ago(3/26/2019 3:42 PM)
    # of Openings
    Regular Full-Time
  • Overview

    CIS Secure computing, a best-in-class secure computing solutions company meeting the highest and strictest government standards, has an opportunity for an experienced Sr. Manufacturing Engineer. CIS has experienced consistent growth and is pursuing ambitious goals for 2019 with a commitment to improving in every aspect of the business. This position will partner with Engineering and Quality to produce the highest quality products possible. This is an exciting opportunity to have an important impact on the future of an organization, while also becoming part of a leading edge team of dedicated professionals. If this sounds like the right next step for you, apply for this role today. 


    • Provides manufacturing/process engineering support for a variety of Unified Communication, Video Conferencing, Switch/Routing and Computing products. 
    • Provides technical guidance in addition to timely problem resolution to assembly technicians. 
    • Participates in engineering technical reviews, identifies opportunities for process improvement, and interfaces with Test engineering/Design Engineering departments to develop robust test procedures and design for assembly concepts. 
    • Determines assembly line balance based on product cycle time and TAKT rate
    • Develops fixturing to improve workflow and reduce injuries
    • Applies lean manufacturing techniques to reduce costs and increase yields. Investigates root cause of failures/defects and implements corrective actions to support continuous improvement.
    • Ensures consistency in assembly processes across the organization. 
    • Analyze manufacturing process and recommend automation where applicable.
    • Research- analyze return on investment and recommend capital equipment to improve processes from receipt to shipment of CIS products. 
    • Manage schedule and assign work/projects to other manufacturing engineers and manufacturing engineering technicians. 
    • Own the 5S program, including 5S auditing, weekly/monthly metrics communication, training and adherence to 5S standards. 


    Basic Qualification:

    • Must be U.S. citizen under the definition of US regulations. 

    Education and Experience:                                                       

    • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering or related field or an equivalent combination of education and work experience. 
    • 10 years of experience as a Manufacturing Engineer and a minimum of 5 years at a senior level in a production environment with an emphasis on LEAN manufacturing techniques. 
    • Experience resolving engineering, planning quality assembly and fabrication problems. 
    • Experience with Unified Communication assemblies (Phones, Video, Computer, Switches, Routers, etc.) desired.
    • Experience with SolidWorks or similar CAD software desired

     Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

    • Extensive knowledge and successful application of manufacturing methods and procedures to include manufacturing quality.
    • Ability to study and interpret engineering drawings and BOM’s and create manufacturing work instructions to meet all requirements.
    • Ability to work closely with design engineering, manufacturing operators, test, quality assurance, and other operational support teams.
    • Demonstrated capability to multitask in support several concurrent programs and initiatives.
    • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
    • Experience conducting time studies and assembly line balancing
    • Microsoft Office suite experience including Outlook, Word, Powerpoint and Excel
    • Comprehension of Lean and Six Sigma principles is a plus, with a concentration in identifying and reducing wasted, focused toward increasing production capacity.

     The requirements listed above are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. This position may require exposure to information which is subject to US export control regulations, i.e. the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) or the Export Administration Regulations (EAR).



    While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to walk; sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel and talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to stand; reach with hands and arms and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.

    Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.

    Ability to lift 25 lbs. occasionally each day. 



    The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate with occasional loud noises associated with a manufacturing environment.



    Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


    EOE  Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disabled.



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