The Manufacturing Engineer position provides oversight and leadership to the coordination of Manufacturing Processes used in production of our imaging colorimeters, photometers, radiometers, and associated systems. This position reports to the Director of Operations and is responsible for evaluating existing processes and configuring manufacturing systems to improve quality, reduce cost, and develop best practices within the production process.
As a Manufacturing Engineer at Radiant you will gain a unique opportunity to join a growing team where you’ll be exposed to all aspects of our manufacturing processes by learning hands on with the skilled team of technicians and engineers, supporting future process improvements.
Essential Duties & Responsibilities
Maintain reliable and safe manufacturing systems while improving quality, production yields and reducing costs
Work with the production team to improve manufacturing efficiency, plan workflow, space requirements, and equipment/workspace layout
Ability to learn, understand and help troubleshoot custom Radiant calibration software and hardware; exposure to software development tools is beneficial
Support cross-functional initiatives to drive cost, schedule, and manufacturing capacity improvements
Work cross functionally to define problem statements, develop metrics, and collect data
Troubleshoot software solutions as they are integrated in utilizing our light measurement systems
Software/Hardware test of Radiant custom calibration tools specific to gaining insights and making recommendations toward improving product manufacturability
Drive internal and external partners to improve efficiency and scalability of current manufacturing processes
Design of experiments to analyze and improve production processes
Utilize lean methods such as 5S and kaizen to drive continuous improvement throughout the operations environment
Desired Skills & Experience
Bachelor's degree in manufacturing engineering, systems engineering, or industrial engineering, etc.
1-2+ years of experience required.
Experience with at least one of the following languages: C#, C++, C, and/or Python.
Comfortable in a mathematical driven engineering environment.
Excellent judgment in solving problems, with keen ability to identify problems in advance and propose/enact solutions.
Ability to learning new technology, drive productivity and quality improvements through cross functional team collaboration.
Able to adapt to flexible work assignments as new business is obtained or department requirements vary.
Some experience with software development tools required.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
World leaders in lighting and displays rely on Radiant Vision Systems for test and measurement solutions that ensure quality, reduce costs, and improve efficiencies.
Based in Redmond, WA, Radiant Vision Systems, LLC, develops and manufactures imaging colorimeters and photometers, lens components, and software for automated light & color measurement and defect detection. These solutions are applied to ensure product quality throughout manufacturing of consumer electronics, automotive lighting and displays, avionics, medical devices, and more.
Radiant has proven production experience with thousands of cameras testing millions of lights and displays. We approach each application with a wider range of solution options, a global base of experience, and a depth of understanding that enable us to keep raising the benchmarks for practical performance.