• Product Design Engineering Value Engineer

    Posted Date 1 week ago(15/05/2018 03:20)
    Job ID
    Seniority Level
    Mid-Senior level
    Job Function
    Permanent Full-Time
    Estimated Travel Required
    0 - 10%
  • Company Overview

    Come and work with us the “TT Way” which means we do the right thing, bring out the best in each other, achieve more together, champion expertise and get the job done…well! With approximately 4100 colleagues we operate from 21 locations around the world. Building the expertise of our people is critical to the future success of our organisation.


    TT Electronics is a global provider of engineered electronics. We collaborate with customers in the transportation, industrial, medical, and aerospace and defence markets, providing them with engineering expertise and support through a global network of specialists and world class facilities. As a responsible employer we encourage all our people to “give something back” by supporting the local communities in which we operate.


    TT Electronics' plant in Kuantan, Malaysia, hosts the BI Technology business. We manufacture Magnetics components and supply for automotive, medical devices, industrial and defense components applications. We are seeking qualified and energetic candidates to join our team in Kuantan, Pahang as part of our growth plan.

    Role Overview and Responsibilities

    Reporting to the NPI Engineering Manager, the position will be responsible for sustaining and improvement activities of magnetic products that could vary from single model to a series of part numbers on project basis. He/she is required to handle and maintain all released products throughout the product life cycle.

    Qualifications, Skills and Attributes

    1. Perform day to day tasks of product sustaining to ensure requirements are being met without compromising the initial aspect of the product requirement in view of technicality or quality aspect
    2. Coordinate and supervise sustaining build activities for design verification, analysis and approval submissions to customer
    3. Perform design related activities relating to the continuous improvement including analyzing, testing, investigating anomalies and the oversight and support of production. Prepare basic performance, schedule, and cost information as required in assigned area of responsibility
    4. Prepare and report on progress, feasibility, and concept studies, etc. as required
    5. Conduct design verification to ensure design outputs meet design input requirements upon improvement activity
    6. Interface with Field Application Engineer (FAE) & Sales for design clarifications & improvements in related to sustaining activity.
    7. Lead and participate in technical reviews for released product (DFMEA, DFM & Etc)
    8. Prepare and maintain engineering documents for product released (Product Datasheet, BOM, ECN, PCN & Etc)
    9. Support cost reduction exercise through design improvement activities
    10. To provide product technical knowledge to manufacturing in optimizing production yield, productivity and quality improvements throughout product lifecycle.
    11. To interface with supplier for overall improvements in technical requirements.
    12. Knowledge in ISO/IATF16949 automotive requirements such as SPC, APQP and PPAP
    13. Knowledge in ISO13485 medical requirements
    14. Knowledge in AS9100 Aerospace and Defense requirements
    15. Adhere and support company’s safety and health policies.
    16. Participate in plant wide activities (such as Internal quality audit, Safety Programs, Health Programs,5s etc) with NPI Engineering Manager approval.


    Task required under Quality Management System (QMS)

    1. To be aware and support the Company’s Quality Policy
    2. To be aware and support the related and relevant Quality Objectives.
    3. To continually seek performance improvement in support of overall QMS effectiveness
    4. To be aware on implication of not conforming with QMS requirements
    5. To be aware of QMS documented information and its changes
    6. To understand own role to product and service conformity
    7. To contribute to the success of TT Electronics by conducting self in a professional manner consistent with the Company's business philosophy, as set out in the TT Way, and standards of business conduct.
    8. To work safely and support others to work safely to achieve Zero Harm in operations and services.

    Education / Experience:

    ·         Degree in Engineering (majoring in electronics/electrical) or 2 years’ experience in product sustaining activities

    ·         Proficient in English language both written and spoken

    ·         Experience of working in a global multinational company

    ·         Proficient in MS Office applications and presentation skills

    ·         Knowledge in magnetic components and applications

    ·         Knowledge in magnetic design will have added advantage

    ·         Knowledge in CAD software


    Complexity :

    ·         Technical challenges in product and technology development & improvement

    ·         Functions within a complex group including management,  production, customer and others

    ·         Work is not routine; need to switch between many different projects and multi-tasking  

    ·         The work requires accuracy and concentration


    Interface :

    Internal: Regular contact will be maintained with all level of management staffs, work force, Engineers, Sales, Field Application Engineers and Production


    Key competencies / personality attributes:

    ·         Customer focused, ability to sustain while maintaining  the customer’s product requirements

    ·         Strong problem-solving, decision making skills

    ·         Effective negotiations skills

    ·         Strong team Focus

    ·         Strong organizational and multi-tasking skills

    ·         Precise and have attention to detail, meeting commitments and delivering continual improvement within communicated and well managed budgetary restrictions


    Working Conditions

    Maintaining product specification meant for internal and also external needs. Manage cost sheet for product quotation on released product. Visit samples build line and production area. Resolve any design issues upon release to production. May require travelling.



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