Global Failure Analysis Lead

Posté 23 sept. 2022

Sheboygan Falls, Wisconsin - United States

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This role does not offer sponsorship for work authorization. External applicants must be eligible to work in the US. 

Your Role:


The Global Failure Analysis Lead at EMD Electronics in Sheboygan Falls, WI will develop and implement failure analysis solutions to address internal/external customer issues across all thin films EMD sites.  This position will lead and manage a small team to perform failure analysis at each EMD site by performing a root cause analysis.  Maintain a global presence to ensure all lessons learned are implemented to prevent future failures. This position will also be a hybrid role.


Additional responsibilities:

  • Responsible for leading Failure Investigation Team and aligning failure analysis operating procedures across the global organization.
  • Will work cross-functionally with Manufacturing, quality, Operations, and Product Management teams to ensure the successful and timely resolution of container troubleshooting efforts.
  • Drive investigations independently with limited oversight, in coordination with Technical Operations management and Quality
  • Define problem statements, perform impact, and risk assessments, and utilize formal root cause analysis methods to determine and propose corrective actions
  • Independently analyze complex data, interpret results, and interface cross-functionally to collect troubleshooting information and form plans/solutions to mitigate technical issues
  • Demonstrate sustained technical expertise in a field of specialization and communicate technical conclusions to broader audiences, both internal and external, in a diplomatic and professional manner
  • Lead projects to implement process improvements based on the outcome of investigations, and proactively identify process gaps and/or inefficiencies
  • Assist staff and other departments as a technical resource, demonstrate the ability to lead teams/efforts without direct authority, provide audit support, as needed, with limited guidance


Who You Are:


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Chemistry, or Physics
  • 5+ years industry experience in failure analysis


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience managing corrective action (CAPA) projects
  • 3+ years with Quality Systems within a regulated environment
  • Technical experience in the thin films industry
  • Six Sigma Green Belt

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