Bird Technologies - The RF Experts

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Bird Technologies is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or membership in any other group protected by federal, state or local law.

Bird Technologies is an Equal Opportunity Employer that complies with the laws and regulations set forth in the following EEO Is The Law Poster: http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf

As an ongoing commitment to reasonably accommodate individuals with disabilities, Bird has established alternative methods to complete the application process. Disabled applicants needing assistance are encouraged to email resumes to LNagorski@birdrf.com or call toll free @ 1-866-695-4569 if further assistance is required.

Explore job opportunities for Bird Technologies: search and apply online today. The following links list RF engineering job opportunities and benefits currently available at Bird Electronic (Solon, OH), TX RX Systems (Angola, NY) and X-COM Systems (Reston, VA). Click on a link to view more information about RF engineering job opportunities and benefits. Attach a resume representing your skills, knowledge and experience.

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Electrical Engineer - Angola, NYView Details  |  Apply Now
Posted: 08/24/2015
Job Number: 15-BTG-515A

Role Objective

Perform detailed engineering functions required to develop new products from conception to design and manufacture. The individual will participate in the concurrent engineering environment to support new product development, implement custom and other special projects within the Angola facility and in concurrence with Solon Engineering and operations.



General Functions

General Functions:

  • Design, build, and verification for all specialized products.

  • Design configured and customer systems including special designs and existing product spin-offs.

  • Sustaining engineering projects including improvements and enhancements of current products.

  • Design support to development engineering to enhance product transition into production.

  • Product cost savings initiatives that implement design improvements leading to cost savings.

Specific Responsibilities:

  • Fabrication ad testing of prototypes

  • Authoring and preparation of product design documentation including specifications, technical plans, and test procedure.

  • Perform design verification tests and analysis.

  • Research of new parts including integrated circuits and RF components

  • Provide customized product solutions to meet the special needs of the customer application.

  • Troubleshoot digital and analog circuits to the component level.

  • Provide design for manufacturability support in new product development projects.

  • Other duties as required



Knowledge/Skills/Competencies

Knowledge and Skills:

Required:

  • BS in Electrical Engineering or Electronics Engineering Technology

  • 5 years experience in RF product development/production environment

  • Fundemental understanding of RF, analog, and digital circuitry

  • Electronic circuit design and troubleshooting of products or systems containing embedded microcontrollers.

  • Demonstrated mechanical aptitude with hands-on fabrication and build experience.

  • Experience with communications electronics and radio-based systems.

  • Basic utilization of CAD software for schematic circuits and practical mechanical designs, ex: AutoCAD, Altium, Solid Edge

  • Experience with electronic instrumentation, DMM, oscilloscope, spectrumalayser, signal generator.

Desired:

  • Comprehensive understanding of RF Theory, systems design, signal management and measurement

  • Experience with PCs, embedded controllers, and IP based networking

  • Knowledge of the use of VNAs and other specialized RF based test equipment.

  • Programming experience with languages such as C, Python, Visual Basic.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, adaptability, problem solving, and team orientation.

Bird Technologies offers a competitive wage/benefit package, including medical/dental/vision, 401K, and gainsharing bonus.

EEO/AA/M/F/VET/DISABILITY EMPLOYER

Bird Technologies is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or membership in any other group protected by federal, state or local law.

 



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Operations

Materials Manager - Solon, OHView Details  |  Apply Now
Posted: 08/24/2015
Job Number: 15-BTG-514S

Role Objective

The Materials Manager is responsible for managing all aspects of materials flow and to maintain control and accuracy over all goods inventories, including all transactions, procurement, planning, scheduling, cost, warehouse, receiving, and shipping to ensure that customer orders are fulfilled on time.



General Functions
  1. Develop, implement and manage cross-functional, fully integrated planning process that incorporates make versus buy, capacity planning, scheduling, inventory, material and associated cost elements.

  2. Performs analysis of customer demand, sales forecast and historical material usage to develop and execute build to order and build to forecast plans.

  3. Coordinate with cross-functional business teams to develop the best economic strategy for production planning to support customer demand.

  4. Establishes and supervises production scheduling activities by monitoring material inventories, tracking progress of production and reviewing factors that affect schedules.

  5. Identify, develop and manage effective relationships with existing and potential global suppliers of goods and services to meet the established cost, quality and delivery targets.

  6. Adhere to established company policies, procedures, terms and conditions and legal matters that affect purchasing policies.

  7. Coordinate and work with quality, engineering, machining and assembly operations to ensure 100% on-time delivery by establishing and monitoring schedule to proactively identify and address any issues.

  8. Responsible for accuracy of inventory counts by implementing and managing, in conjunction with Accounting, and inventory control system, capable of identifying discrepancies in inventory counts and taking corrective action to guard against inconsistencies in the future.

  9. Achieves financial objectives by working with management group to prepare the materials budget, schedule expenditures, analyze variances and initiate corrective actions.

  10. Participates as a member of the operations team in making cross-functional operational decisions.

  11. Participates in MRB and CAR meetings to resolve quality issues working with both internal and external resources.

  12. Maintains a safe and healthy work environment by implementing, maintaining and aligning company policies that adhere to local, state and federal, health and safety regulations.

  13. Governs all shipping, warehousing and transportation activities including the negotiations for carrier rates.

  14. Lead our efforts in material cost reductions on an annual basis.



Knowledge/Skills/Competencies

Required Skills/Qualifications

  1. Maintain and provide current understanding of industry best practices and technology trends.

  2. Identify tools, processes and metrics to optimize supplier value.

  3. Leads by example and motivates people so as to create a challenging, empowering, and collaborative working environment.

  4. Good analytical problem solving ability.

  5. Ability to contribute in a cross functional collaborative environment.

  6. Financial skills including cost modeling, cost analysis, make vs. buy analysis.

  7. Ability to leverage metrics and other tools to drive supplier performance.

Educational Experience Requirements

  1. BS degree in business, management or other related discipline.  Masters in related field is a plus.

  2. At least 10 years progressive experience in management of materials and global sourcing within a design and manufacturing environment.

  3. Working knowledge and understanding of ERP/MRP systems and their use in a manufacturing environment.

  4. Proficiency in Microsoft Office, including Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Access.

  5. Solid negotiation skills.

  6. Ability to demonstrate solid written and oral communication skills.

  7. The principles of project management.

  8. APICS certification.

Bird Technologies offers a competitive wage/benefit package, including medical/dental/vision, 401K, and gainsharing bonus.

EEO/AA/M/F/VET/DISABILITY EMPLOYER

Bird Technologies is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or membership in any other group protected by federal, state or local law.



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