Belden provides comprehensive infrastructure and connectivity solutions for virtually every area of the enterprise, including LANs, data centers, building automation and security, and access control, as well as the broadcast and industrial markets.
The Nogales, Sonora, MX manufacturing plant is seeking an experienced Senior Fiber Process Engineer to provide expertise on Belden’s fiber optic product line. Reporting directly to the Plant Manager, the Senior Fiber Process Engineer provides expertise on the product and associated production processes. As the in-house fiber process/product expert (plant guru) he/she is responsible for developing ideas and alternatives through a team of technical support personnel to drive continuous improvement. Key metrics focus on: trouble shooting process issues and understanding and maintaining optimal equipment conditions; performing environmental and physical tests; interpreting OTDR test results and applying them to drive improvement; taking action on quality issues; and utilizing Lean as a tool to drive improvement.
Duties include, but are not limited to: Know all aspects of processing fiber and be able to troubleshoot; manufacturing/processing knowledge of jacketing, buffer, loose tube, cabling, interlock, and coloring; Be able to test cable on OTDR and other fiber test equipment; develop and implement processes with "built in" quality integrity; Supervise technicians and junior engineers; Familiar with UL and other certifying agencies.
Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical or Manufacturing Engineering.
7-10 years of experience within manufacturing.
Lean manufacturing experience.
Experience in quality process troubleshooting including 8D, fishbone, etc
3+ years of fiber optic cable experience.
Conversational Spanish is a preferred asset, but not required.
Belden Inc., a global leader in high-quality, end-to-end signal transmission solutions, delivers a comprehensive product portfolio designed to meet the mission-critical network infrastructure needs of industrial, enterprise and broadcast markets. With innovative solutions targeted at reliable and secure transmission of rapidly growing amounts of data, audio and video needed for today’s application...s, Belden is at the center of the global transformation to a connected world. Founded in 1902, the company is headquartered in St. Louis and has manufacturing capabilities in North and South America, Europe and Asia.