Asia MAnufacturing program Manager
Location: Bangalore India
Req ID: JR-0000039186
We deliver the possibilities of data. YOU define what’s possible.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Candidate would work within the Retail Products organization in a Mechanical Development and Manufacturing Technology Transfer role.
Candidate will use strong organization and technical skills to understand key design and manufacturing functions that will significantly improve new product introduction and technology transfer to various manufacturing facilities.
Candidate would also work across all engineering organizations in Asia and US to enable and foster common tools, practices and methodologies and seek out support for such transitions.
Candidate will work with EPM, PDT and PLCT teams to coordinate deployment of new product designs and coordinate copy exact processes at alternate manufacturing facilities.
Candidate should ideally be knowledgeable in mobile products design, and tooling for plastic, sheet metal and die cast manufacturing methods.
Requirements: BSME with 10+ yrs. experience relevant to the job role.
•Excellent organization, communication and project management skills are critical.
•A good understanding of plastic injection mold tooling design is a big plus.
•Experience working with suppliers and contract manufacturers in China would be very helpful in this role.
•Occasional travel to China and Malaysia would be expected, to understand firsthand the various manufacturing operations, and build partner relationships
ABOUT WESTERN DIGITAL
Western Digital Corporation is the world’s largest data storage company with a leading portfolio of HGST, SanDisk, G-Technology and WD brands covering flash and disk-based solutions. Deployed by the largest and most prominent organizations worldwide, Western Digital solutions are everywhere, touching lives and enabling great value from the data they possess.