Agilent Technologies, Inc. Materials Engineer (Mechanical) in Bayan Lepas, Malaysia
Materials engineer: Applies knowledge of materials science to collaborate with and provide consulting to R&D;, procurement and manufacturing engineering in the research, specification, sourcing and qualification of materials used in the design and production of Agilent products. Plans, evaluates and recommends technical, quality and cost specifications to meet design and business growth objectives and supply chain optimization. Identifies and qualifies alternative materials when needed. Work with suppliers to clarify specifications to meet quality, cost and manufacturability goals.
Determines and develops approaches to assignments
Leads development projects requiring coordination with other functions and suppliers
Solves a broad range of problems varying in scope and complexity
Manage the materials supply chain and driving on cost saving program through alternate sourcing/re-engineering initiatives.
Working on supplier quality improvement program for Assurance Of Supply as well as Non-conformance reduction.
Supporting NPI sourcing, prototyping and piece part qualification within project timeline.
Ability to determine the most cost effective way or technology to support manufacturing demand.
Bachelors or Masters Degree or University Degree in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent.
Typically 2-4 years relevant experience to manufacturing or experienced in machining commodity and supplier quality engineer role.
Requires in-depth knowledge and experience in job and ability to work independently.
Date Posted: 25/Jul/17
Job Title: Materials Engineer (Mechanical)
Business: Agilent OF & Supply Chain
Job Category: Manufacturing
Job Sub-Category: Manufacturing Engineering
Region: Asia Pacific
Country or Area: Malaysia
State/Province: Pulau Pinang
Town/City: Bayan Lepas
Shift: Day Job
Job Type: Experienced
Travel Required: Yes, 25% of the Time
Duration (Temp Positions Only): Not applicable
HR Country Location: Malaysia
HR Town/City Location: Bayan Lepas