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Global Process Engineering/Wave Soldering SME,

Req ID: J2248361

  • Location
    Austin, Texas, United States of America
    Wien, Vienna, Austria
    Kanata, Ontario, Canada
    Beijing, Beijing, China
    Copenhagen, Capital, Denmark
    Harjumaa, Harjumaa, Estonia
    Uusimaa, Uusimaa, Finland
    Paris, Paris, France
    Berlin, Berlin, Germany
    Hong Kong, Hong Kong Island, Hong Kong
    Budapest, Budapest, Hungary
    Pune, Maharashtra, India
    Jakarta, Jakarta Raya, Indonesia
    Dublin, Dublin, Ireland
    Roma, Roma, Italy
    Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    Luxembourg City, Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
    Warsaw, Masovian, Poland
    Moscow Oblast, Moscow Oblast, Russian Federation
    Seoul, Seoul, Korea, Republic of
    Madrid, Madrid, Spain
    Stockholm, Stockholm County, Sweden
    Taipei City, Taipei City, Taiwan
    Ayr, Ayrshire, United Kingdom
    Saint Petersburg, Florida, United States of America
  • Category Engineering
  • Posted Tuesday, October 6, 2020
  • Type Full time

Job Description

Job Location: Flexible, anywhere in North America, Europe or Asia.

The Principal Engineer is an expert in a particular field of engineering or within a particular sector. In this case we are looking for a World Class Wave Soldering expert. The candidate would be expected to troubleshoot and solve all material, design, process and maintenance problems with regards to Wave Soldering. A Principal Engineer will be expected to demonstrate a level of expertise in Wave Soldering that would be expected from a seasoned veteran in this area. In addition, this role includes training, developing roadmaps, equipment and material and design recommendations, assessing and planning for  technical requirements and competencies at different Jabil, troubleshooting  any Wave Soldering escalation from a global Jabil site. This person would play the role of the Jabil expert in Wave Soldering.


  • Represents Jabil Global Engineering at global sites and trains them to inculcate best practices on Wave Soldering

  • Represents Jabil Global Engineering Services in technical customer discussions / meetings.

  • Works with Project Managers in the quoting process.

  • Provides technical input to help identify and solve project risks that may affect overall project plans and schedules.

  • Is expected to support the development and utilization of processes for design.

  • Mentors all engineering staff.

  • Stays abreast of the latest technology and techniques to provide designs that are competitive and cost effective.

  • Raises perception of Jabil’s acumen in the industry by authoring or presenting papers, articles, etc.

  • Associated with applicable industry trade groups/organizations, maintaining active membership and participation.

  • Works with Site Directors to define potential R&D project proposals that will help increase areas of competencies needed.

  • Leads the development and implementation of new technologies in collaboration with senior technical staff.

  • Leads remote development Wave Soldering teams.

  • Effectively consults on multiple projects in parallel.

  • Understands DOE and Problem Solving very well

  • Defines objectives of DOE, CPK analysis, Gage R&R studies, and other tools for group projects.

  • Develops IP Patents, Technical Publications or White Papers

  • May perform other duties and responsibilities as assigned.

  • Will travel if necessary to solve Wave  Soldering manufacturing challenges


  • Masters degree in Engineering (preferred but can be compensated by experience) from an accredited four-year college or university

  • Minimum of 12+ years of related experience and/or training

  • Strong, proven and hands on experience with Wave Soldering

  • Minimum of 6 years of experience in Wave Soldering

  • Or an equivalent combination of education, training or experience

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