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Careers at Fishman

Electrical Engineering Manager

Fishman Transducers is looking for an experienced Electrical Engineering Manager who is intimately familiar with audio systems and has extensive experience in analog and digital electronics design for consumer products. The Electrical Engineering Manager will be responsible for leading a small team of electrical engineers in designing the world’s leading acoustic amplifiers, pro audio systems, and other musical instruments and components. Must be familiar with new product development processes and have demonstrable experience with new product development process improvements. Familiarity with Stage Gate, Kanban, and Agile development processes is a plus. Ideally, the Electrical Engineering Manager opportunity will be a player-coach position with the right candidate whereby some elements of the more complex projects will be hands-on in design, debugging, and even prototyping. The ideal candidate will be well versed in technical aspects of audio engineering, acoustics, analog systems, digital systems, and embedded software with a passion for innovation, creativity, and music.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Provides electrical engineering technical guidance and recommendations to projects, strategic plans, and technical reviews; manages Agile-based action plans and project tasks; assists production, quality, and customer-service with technical issues; troubleshoots and resolves problems; is capable of design, prototyping, and debugging.
  • Assists with budgeting, scheduling, and resource planning and allocation.
  • Plans engineering projects by assisting with product specifications and leveraging platforms and future platform development
  • Manages unit cost estimations and development costs and works with planning to determine appropriate sources for materials
  • Works with product managers to ensure on-time product development, to create reasonable and accurate schedule estimations, and resolve project issues
  • Works to streamline development processes but adhere to all safety and compliance regulations integrating test procedures and quality assurance and validations
  • Works with contract manufacturers on establishing technical requirements, production tests, quality validation and evaluation, and troubleshooting production issues
  • Establishes technical standards in design, documentation, and reviews
  • Manages a small team of engineers and other electronics technical staff

 

SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS

  • Electronic Design
  • Prototyping
  • Testing and Debugging
  • Analog Design
  • Digital Design
  • Electronics Production Methods and Technologies
  • Technical Management
  • Electronics Troubleshooting
  • Quality Focus
  • Process Improvement
  • Consumer Product Design
  • Leadership

 

Job Type: Full-time

 

Submit Resume at jobs7@fishman.com

SMT Operator and PCBA Rework Technician

Fishman, the leader in Inspired Performance Technology, is seeking an experienced SMT Operator to join our growing team in Andover, MA. We offer a comprehensive benefits package that includes medical, dental, vision, life, and disability insurance, health savings account, paid time off, and a 401(k) plan with company match.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Operate full line of SMT automatic assembly equipment to produce complex double-sided printed circuit board assemblies. Equipment includes: solder paste stencil machines, Pick-and-Place equipment, AOI machines, reflow ovens, PCB conveyers, and PCB magazine loading/unloading equipment.
  • Conduct PCBA rework as required when conducting SMT production runs.
  • Conduct PCBA rework and manual soldering/re-repair when SMT operations are suspended or not scheduled (approximately 1 week per month).
  • Interpret PCBA schematics, assembly drawings, and other instructions to perform PCBA rework and repair.
  • Communicate with production, inventory management, and engineering groups to coordinate production schedules, prepare for new programs, manage part substitutions, etc.
  • Turn-on, set-up, operate, and shut-down SMT automatic assembly equipment, to include associated facility support equipment (i.e., exhaust fans, etc.).
  • Manage inventory of SMT component reels, to include scanning, labeling, and storing newly delivered component inventory into appropriate storage units, picking the correct reels during feeder bank setup, picking correct reels assembly to replace depleted reels, and returning partial reels to correct location in inventory.
  • Load components supplied in reels onto mechanical pick and place feeders.
  • Conduct visual double-verification of correct manufacturer part number of all reels prior to loading onto feeders.
  • Adjust mechanical pick and place feeders to achieve proper tape tension, pitch & advance, and pick-window offset.
  • Perform 100% inspection of all PCBAs pre-reflow.
  • Perform 100% inspection of all PCBAs post-reflow until acceptable failure rates are established with a new program.
  • Follow feeder set-up instructions to arrange numerous feeders into appropriate banks during product changeover.
  • Perform daily and recurring basic maintenance and upkeep of SMT automatic assembly equipment, feeders, and other supplemental tools and equipment.
  • Conduct basic troubleshooting and repair of SMT automatic assembly equipment.
  • Handle components and circuit boards in accordance with industry-standard moisture-sensitivity and electrostatic shock discharge protocols.

 

JOB REQUIRMENTS

  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience conducting SMT automatic assembly equipment operation, to include experience working with the following equipment: solder paste stencil machines, Pick-and-Place equipment, AOI machines, reflow ovens, PCB conveyers, and PCB magazine loading/unloading equipment.
  • Proficient knowledge of Surface-Mount-Technology principles of operation and best practices.
  • High degree of focus and non-stop attention to detail is a must.
  • Familiarity with JUKI-branded pick and place machines is a plus.
  • Familiarity Cyber-Optics-branded AOI equipment is a plus.
  • Basic mechanical aptitude, troubleshooting, and problem-solving skills are required.
  • Ability to work independently and adhere to production schedules with minimal supervision
  • Must be able to read and speak English fluently
  • IPC Solder Certification IPC 610 preferred but not required
  • Computer Literacy, particularly with Microsoft Excel or other spreadsheet applications
  • Prior experience in a mid- to high-volume manufacturing environment.
  • Willingness to conduct duties associated with PCBA production and rework when SMT operations are suspended or not scheduled.

 

Fishman prohibits discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities and prohibits discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, or any other category protected by applicable federal, state, or local law. Fishman takes affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability.

 

Job Type: Full-time

 

Submit Resume at jobs4@fishman.com

Manufacturing Engineer

Fishman, the leader in Inspired Performance Technology, is looking for an Manufacturing Engineer to join our team full time at our location in Andover, MA. Fishman offers a competitive hourly wage and a comprehensive benefits package that includes medical, dental, vision, life, and disability insurance, health savings accounts, paid time off, and a 401(k) plan with a company match as well as flexible attendance time and a great working environment.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Monitor work on the manufacturing floor for efficiency and quality.
  • Develop new processes to improve production efficiency using LEAN manufacturing techniques.
  • Ensure all equipment and fixtures are operational and preventive maintenance is completed.
  • Manage repair department and work queues.
  • Facilitate deployment of new products to the production floor.
  • Research and recommend new equipment to optimize production.
  • Ensure production staff is fully trained on production procedures across multiple workcenters.
  • Ensure all processes and procedures are well documented.
  • Work closely with engineering to ensure all manufacturing needs are met.
  • Work closely with engineering on new product development to ensure manufacturability of new designs.

 

QUALIFICATIONS

  • BSME/EE or equivalent required.
  • 4+ years of relevant work experience.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Demonstrated experience with new product development.
  • Broad manufacturing experience (mechanical and electrical).
  • Strong computer skills (Word, Excel, Google Workspace, O365)
  • Proven experience managing people and projects
  • Able to read and understand mechanical drawings

 

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Experience with automation equipment and software

 

Fishman is an Equal Opportunity Employer:
Fishman prohibits discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation or any other category protected by applicable federal, state or local law. Fishman takes affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status or disability.

 

Job Type: Full-time

 

Submit Resume at jobs6@fishman.com

Test Engineer

Fishman, the leader in Inspired Performance Technology, is looking for a skilled Test Engineer to join our team full-time in Andover, MA. Fishman employees receive a comprehensive benefits package that includes medical, dental, vision, life, disability insurance, health savings accounts, paid time off, and a 401(k) plan with a Company match. Salary commensurate with experience.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Coordinate with design engineers and test technicians to identify the electrical testing needs of audio products.
  • Design circuitry and assemble test fixtures.
  • Analyze data from prototypes and determine limits for new products.
  • Migrate new test procedures from prototype stage to production.
  • Work closely with in-house manufacturing and contract manufacturers to monitor quality and address issues as needed.
  • Improve and update test methods and procedures where needed.
  • Utilize Audio Precision APX series analyzers and test software.
  • Manage small team for building prototypes and producing test sequences.
  • Manage and support repair department.

 

JOB REQUIRMENTS

  • Bachelor’s degree with 5+ years of experience in Electrical or Computer Engineering.
  • Demonstrated experience developing test procedures using the latest Audio Precision equipment.
  • Experience with oscilloscopes and other standard lab equipment.
  • Understanding of basic circuit operation and test requirements from studying schematics.
  • Knowledge of circuits ranging from analog audio to power supplies and digital audio processors.

 

Fishman is an Equal Opportunity Employer: Fishman prohibits discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, or any other category protected by applicable federal, state, or local law. Fishman takes affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status or disability.

 

Job Type: Full-time

 

Submit Resume at jobs1@fishman.com

Electro-Mechanical Assembler

Fishman, the leader in Inspired Performance Technology, is looking for an Electro-Mechanical Assembler with previous assembly experience and good hand/eye skills to work full time at our location in Andover, MA.

 

FIshman offers a competitive hourly wage and a comprehensive benefits package that includes medical, dental, vision, life, and disability insurance, health savings accounts, paid time off, and a 401(k) plan with a company match as well as flexible time and a great working environment.

 

KEY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Assembling intricate electronic, plastic and wooden parts for musical instruments.
  • Soldering components, terminals and connectors.
  • Sanding, potting, cleaning, epoxy bonding of sub-assemblies.
  • Testing of assembled parts on designated fixtures.
  • Assisting with other miscellaneous functions and duties, including but not limited to light maintenance.
  • May be assigned to different workstations as production needs require or shift from one station or group to another.

 

REQUIREMENTS

  • High School Diploma or equivalent.
  • Good soldering skills and hand/eye coordination.
  • High attention to detail.
  • Good fine motor/manual skills.
  • Ability to work well in a diverse group setting.

 

Fishman is an Equal Opportunity Employer:
Fishman prohibits discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation or any other category protected by applicable federal, state or local law. Fishman takes affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status or disability.

Submit Resume at jobs5@fishman.com

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