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Mechanical Process Engineer

Company: TTM Technologies, Inc.
Location: san jose
Posted on: May 3, 2021

Job Description:

Job Description


The Manufacturing Engineer I performs basic degree of complexity engineering assignments under direction and supervision. The Mfg. Engineer I applies basic engineering principles to perform routine design, fabrication, modification, and evaluation in support of manufacturing operations. Conducts analyses or tests of routine degree of complexity. Prepares plans, process specifications, production aids, assembly fixtures, MRP support studies, factory cost work standards, and assignments where supervision provides guidance on methods of approach and procedures to be followed. Assists in effectively communicating exact requirements to production.


  • Carries out cost-effective design, installation, method of transfer, monitoring, and modification of manufacturing processes. Identifies problems in process of materials. Suggests alternative approaches to the manufacturing process.
  • Establishes and maintains systems for determining whether a product, as designed, can be manufactured.
  • Interfaces with internal and external customers, suppliers, and/or equipment vendors to resolve manufacturing issues.
  • Has input to project plans for implementation of new processes, existing process modification, capacity improvements, and throughput enhancements.
  • Performs costs/benefit analysis on existing manufacturing processes and improvement opportunities.
  • Uses root cause and corrective action methods in combination with statistical analysis to resolve issues
  • Effectively prepare communications via PowerPoint or another medium to delineate issues and/or projects to customers, vendors, and internal personnel
  • Performs manufacturing capacity/throughput analysis on individual and area manufacturing operations.
  • Performs process capability analysis on manufacturing processes, provides operations, and provides operations with Cpk indices.
  • Utilizes experience and engineering methods to provide quick fixes and/or containment methods for defects until issues are permanently resolved
  • Utilizes Six Sigma and other similar methodologies to drive continuous improvement.
  • Identifies yield improvement opportunities and has input to the development of action plans to improve yields.
  • Performs defect characterization analysis to construct root cause effect relationships for defect reduction leading to yield enhancements.
  • Provides critical processes/parameters data for FMEA manufacturing tables.
  • Participates in project implementation and defect reduction teams.
  • Performs other similar duties as assigned.


  • How much education required? Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience required.
  • How much experience required? 5 years of experience in PCB industry required.

Summarize the minimum kinds of knowledge, skills and abilities required to do the job.

  • Knowledge:
  • PCB production knowledge, and of innovative advances in PCB production
  • Methods of statistical and qualitative analysis, including RMS and RSS, fish bone and fault tree
  • Analysis of destructive analysis reports (SEM, EDX, etc.)
  • Skill in:
  • Evaluating test and production data, problem solving skills
  • Creating engineering communications based on findings
  • Analyzing micro-sections and identifying different types of defects
  • Preferred: Advanced MS Excel capabilities for data visualization and data analysis



Implement own recommendations and see projects through to completion.

Recommend and implement improvements to processes increasing efficiency.

Mathematical ability sufficient to add, subtract, multiply, divide, and figure averages.

Ability to communicate effectively by telephone and in group meetings and discussions.

Ability to give and receive information accurately.

Participate in meetings and give/receive information several times per month.


Occasional sitting focusing on and operating a personal computer several times a day.

Production run deadlines may require extensive communication and follow-up activities to all areas of the company.



Personal computer or terminal





Office environment. Air conditioning, fluorescent lights.

Production environment, noise and safety precautions must be taken at all times.

Close proximity to chemicals used in production.

Export Statement:

Must comply with TTM Export Control Policies and Procedures and all applicable laws including ITAR, EAR and OFAC including but not limited to: a) being able to identify ITAR product on the manufacturing floor and understand that access to these products and related technical data is restricted to only US Citizens and US Permanent Residents; b) recognition of Foreign Person visitors by badge differentiation.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, disability or protected veteran status.

Keywords: TTM Technologies, Inc., San Jose , Mechanical Process Engineer, Other , san jose, California

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