Master NPI Technician in Beaverton, OR at Volt

Date Posted: 5/30/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Beaverton, OR
  • Duration:
    24 weeks
  • Date Posted:
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  • Pay Rate
    $0.0 - $40.74/Hour
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description


Master NPI Technician- Job Description

As a Master NPI Technician you will partner with the R&D and manufacturing engineering teams to ensure efficient execution and stabilization of new products into manufacturing.

Key Job Responsibilities:

.       Technical and Process Support

•       Assist in the development of new processes and the introduction of new products

•       Support R&D with board turn-on and test for new designs

•       Support new product qualification testing

•       Develop in depth technical knowledge of the products/subset of the boards

•       Understand the group’s processes in depth (be the process expert in the area)

•       Provide hands on technical training on circuit theory, troubleshooting methods, test methods, and other established processes to internal and external partners

•       First point of contact for production technical assistance on difficult problems

•       Work with suppliers to solve quality problems – track and follow-up to ensure closure.

•       Coordinate non-routine tasks and assure they are completed in a timely manner e.g. board rolls, special rework, risk assessment recovery, etc.

•       Ensure adherence to defined processes (including all ergo and safety related processes).

•       Provide leadership for DFX product and process input to our R&D partners

•       Drive stabilization of new products and processes at the designated contract manufacturer


Requires an AA/AS degree or higher in an electronics discipline with minimum of 7 years directly related experience, with typically 9 to 15 years of experience.

Essential skills and knowledge:

  • Solid understanding of electronic disciplines and application (including analog, digital, and RF/Microwave)
  • Demonstrated ability to solve complex problems requiring breadth/depth of knowledge of multiple technical disciplines, operations, procedures
  • Understands and is proficient with a wide range of electronic test and measurement equipment.
  • Demonstrated analytical troubleshooting skills i.e. resolves problems to component level/root cause
  • Maintains product failure records and failure analysis data.
  • Ability to understand and analyze test data to isolate failures and identify failure trends.
  • Strong basic writing skills and oral communication skills (can communicate issues, problems, etc. clearly to team members, engineering, etc.).

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer