Shenzhen, China





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Be a part of a revolutionary change At PMI, we’ve chosen to do something incredible. We’re totally transforming our business, and building our future on smoke-free products with the power to improve the lives of a billion smokers worldwide. With huge change, comes huge opportunity. So, wherever you join us, you’ll enjoy the freedom to dream up and the space to move your career forward in new directions. It’s so rare in Electronics that everything aligns to create the ideal conditions for outstanding work. Right now, at PMI, that’s exactly what’s happening. Electronics is the driving force for our bold new vision: to replace cigarettes with scientifically substantiated alternative products. Join us and you’ll have the resources, support and technology you need to break new ground and see ideas come to life. You’ll be surrounded by some of the brightest experts in their fields, with fast access to right resources. If you’re creative, courageous and ready to take risks, you can make a huge impact and propel your career in an endless number of directions. Ultimately, you will be a part of our smoke-free future. Your ‘day to day’ You will be employed in Shenzhen, China. We are looking for a Subject Matter Expert, Engineer – DfX to ensure the best design industrialization practices are applied into the devices design for optimal manufacturability (design for manufacturing, design for cost, design for assembly). Lead & coordinate assembly process / automation development projects related to New Product Introduction for electronic devices with manufacturing partners. Responsibilities • Manage design for manufacturing practices of new devices electronics, by contributing to early design phases, bringing the lesson learned from previous designs as well as innovative options allowing to manufacture and test products in highly efficient way. • Liaise with external manufacturing partners, supporting device project manager and development team, to ensure best communication between internal and external teams in term of design for manufacturing and design for assembly using automation equipment. Act as technical lead for the development of assembly process and automation solutions development for new device version to be manufactured. • Drive technical decisions on Design for Manufacturing and Design for Automation, based inputs from internal and external teams, by balancing benefits and technical risks as well as by challenging the design teams. • Plan/execute in-house and external design manufacturing related verification activities covering automation equipment to meet the appropriate manufacturing Quality and Design Control procedures. Lead the execution of EVT & DVT builds for new device versions to ensure assembly process is fully qualified at the end of each phase. • Maintain the defect tracking system and ensuring all fixed defects are properly tested and closed in a timely manner. • Support from technical point of view, changes to existing running production and related components enforcing the global change management process. • Project-manage all allocated deliverables to external manufacturing partners (i.e. automation equipment, cost analysis, manufacturing flow, …) Who we’re looking for • Bachelor (Master nice to have) in Process Engineering, Mechanics or Automation • 10 years minimum of experience in electronic devices design and manufacturing: - 5 years in automation field experience - 5 additional years in manufacturing environment, developing, implementing and sustaining relevant design for manufacturing practice. • Experience in relevant Industries: Consumer electronics products manufacturer - Medical Device manufacturer - Scientific instrument manufacturer. • Experience in project management/collaboration with external development and manufacturing partners. • Experience in functional verification and validation. Philip Morris International: Delivering a Smoke-Free Future Philip Morris International (PMI) is a leading international tobacco company engaged in the manufacture and sale of cigarettes, smoke-free products and associated electronic devices and accessories, and other nicotine-containing products in over 180 markets. PMI is building a future on a new category of smoke-free products that, while not risk-free, are a better choice than continuing to smoke. PMI's smoke-free product portfolio includes heated tobacco and nicotine-containing vapor products. For more information, see our PMI ( website. Our priority is to attract, support and keep with us diverse and unique individuals. Our global workforce of more than 73,500 people is one of our greatest strengths and the key to our success as a company. Our employees speak more than 80 languages and come from all corners of the world. PMI has been certified by the Top Employers Institute as a Global Top Employer for the fifth consecutive year. Representing 3 regional certifications: Europe, the Middle East, and Africa; in recognition of the high standards of excellence in our working environment and the exceptional development opportunities we offer. #LIjobs