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If working for an organization with a long history of technological innovation and high advancement potential in a supportive, collaborative and positive work environment are top considerations for your next career move, then you need to look at the opportunities at Bourns.

Bourns was founded 75 years ago with the guiding principles of providing breakthrough technology solutions, high quality products, responsive service and exceptional value. Those principles still hold true today and have instilled a culture that is committed to excellence and ethical operations. As a leading provider of advanced components for power conversion, circuit protection and motion control sensing solutions, Bourns employs more than 9,000 people in 21 countries and operates 17 manufacturing centers and 15 R&D facilities. Our customers and partners rely on Bourns to meet strict design requirements and satisfy international standards in a broad range of industries and applications. We achieve this stature because Bourns employees excel in the development of new products and continuous improvement processes that keep the company a global leader in delivering outstanding service.

If you are results oriented, have the drive to find industry-leading ways to meet ongoing technological challenges and go the extra mile to maximize customer relationships, then we invite you to apply to join the Bourns team. 
 

 

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Bourns, Inc.
​California:

1200 Columbia Avenue 
Riverside, Ca 92507


About Bourns
Bourns, Inc., is a leading manufacturer and supplier of position and speed sensors, circuit protection solutions, magnetic components, microelectronic modules, panel controls and resistive products. Headquartered in Riverside, California, USA, Bourns serves a broad range of markets, including automotive, industrial, consumer, communications, non-critical life support medical, audio and various other market segments. Additional company and product information is available at www.bourns.com.

Openings

Bourns, Inc., a leading global supplier of reliable, high quality electronic components and solutions for over sixty-five years, seeks a Business Development Manager. In this role you will define and drive business opportunities for the Sensors and Controls product line. Utilize relationships, management skills and collaboration skills to identify and negotiate opportunities resulting in organic growth. Perform and report on market conditions and competitive products. Forge alliances with sales and customers. Serve as liaison for external partners (distributors), customers and internal groups (Sales, Marketing, and Engineering). This role can office from the Chicago, Indiana or Detroit area.

Primary Responsibilities:
  1. Achieve assigned sales quotas.
  2. Determine new market potential and identify new clientele. Provide total solutions to customer applications with initial concepts and proposals.
  3. Secure new opportunities from existing customers to maximize and enhance growth at each account.
  4. Provide customer analysis and value assessment on a yearly basis.
  5. Manage day-to-day relationships with strategic customers and develop a deep understanding of their organization, applications, and long-term business
  6. Provide technical support to sales representatives and customers.
  7. Manage opportunities and customer expectations through effective management of product development activities between Engineering, Sales and Customers.
  8. Monitor and report on opportunities within the assigned geographical territory on a monthly basis. Provide ongoing support to successfully capture business opportunities.
  9. Establish programs to meet sales plans and targets and minimize deviations resulting in maximum business growth rates in the territory.
  10. Work with Account Managers and Sales Representatives to maximize growth potential in existing customer sites with the objective of extending Bourns products into other areas in the organization.
  11. Assist Sales with product proposals, technical presentations, product training and demonstrations on an ongoing basis.
  12. Work closely with Product Line Management, Product Engineering, Marketing and Sales to understand the strategic priorities and creatively identify opportunities to support the priorities and long-term strategies.
  13. Channel development by working with business partners such as Distributors, Market Representatives and Integrators.
  14. Recommend the addition of new products and the modification or obsolescence or existing products, as appropriate, to enhance market position.
  15. Work with Marketing in preparing promotional material, application notes, technical papers, and other types of collateral.
  16. Attend conferences, exhibitions, sales meetings and regulatory meetings as required. Present a professional demeanor and image to internal and external customers.
  17. Performs other related duties as assigned.
Qualifications Needed:
  • Bachelor's Degree in an engineering or technical related discipline from an accredited university required. A Master's Degree in an Engineering field preferred.
  • Five to seven years of product development experience with an emphasis in sensor sales and/or applications/ sales engineering experience with knowledge or product applications, specifications, technical drawings, and engineering analysis desired.
  • Proficiency in MS/Word, MS/Excel, MS/Powerpoint, M/S Project, SAP, Bourns Opportunity Sales Tracking System, and Metacube.
As a key member of the Bourns Sales team, you will have an opportunity to grow with the company and advance based on your results, performance, and hard work. We offer a competitive salary, excellent benefits and the opportunity to work in an expanding international company. To apply, please e-mail your resume and cover letter to our Human Resources Department at: BournsHR.Riv@bourns.com.
Equal Opportunity Employer: Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran

Bourns, Inc., a leading global supplier of reliable, high quality electronic components and solutions for over sixty-five years, seeks a Cybersecurity Specialist. The Cybersecurity Specialist is a key member of the Global Cybersecurity team who works collaboratively with global Infrastructure, Applications, Architecture, Plant Engineering teams, and Business departments, to define, implement, and maintain Cybersecurity standards for Bourns' IT and OT systems, Applications, and various Business unit processes, across a Global footprint of locations.

The Cybersecurity Specialist is responsible for executing Cybersecurity projects, supporting planning efforts, and serving as a project lead to ensure high-quality delivery and ongoing controls management. This hands-on position uses the latest cybersecurity tools and cyber risk management approaches to perform or oversee security technical work globally for Bourns. This position is responsible for the management of cybersecurity functions in protecting computers, networks, systems, applications, and company assets against cyber threats. Responsibilities include the design, implementation, and management of Cybersecurity solutions and standards in alignment with government and industry mandates, and Cybersecurity best practices. The Cybersecurity Specialist works directly with IT and Business managers and executives to communicate technical aspects and metrics of the Cybersecurity program.

This position reports directly to the Director Infrastructure Services.

Primary Responsibilities:
  • Conduct security risk assessments for Information Technology (IT), Operational Technology (OT), and various Business Departments, and work with related owners to track identified gap remediation to completion.
  • Manage external Vulnerability and Penetration testing and track the remediation of identified vulnerabilities to completion.
  • Manage and oversee internal infrastructure and application vulnerability management program, including tools used, procedures, remediation, and reporting.
  • Manage and respond to customer and compliance-initiated security audits, working with IT/OT and Business owners to implement remediation solutions, processes, and procedures.
  • Create and maintain Cyber Security Program, Policies, Operating Procedures, and Control Documents, and Architectural Diagrams in alignment with security standards such as those from ISO, NIST, CIS, along with standard best practices.
  • Continuously update the Cybersecurity program to comply with changing regulatory and customer requirements and to protect against evolving cyber threats.
  • Provide management with periodic Cybersecurity presentation updates and reports, depicting current state of Cybersecurity program, accomplishments, risk areas, and security defense roadmaps.
  • Assist Legal Team and Data Protection Officers with policies, procedures, and controls in support of privacy laws and regulatory requirements such as GDPR and CCPA.
  • Manage and monitor the investigation, root cause analysis (RCA), and remediation of Security Incidents. Conduct or oversee any needed forensics investigations and support legal team and management with incident response measures as needed.
  • Partner with Legal team in maintaining the Cybersecurity aspects of third party contracts and non-disclosure documents and monitoring third party compliance of these agreements.
  • Review cybersecurity risks associated with new technology solutions, services, applications, and infrastructure, ensuring their compliance with security policies and standards.
  • Partner with various IT functional areas including technology, infrastructure, application development, and business intelligence on cybersecurity matters.
  • Periodically test and update the Incident Response and Disaster Recovery policies and procedures.
  • Partner with the Human Resources department in providing security awareness program training content and services.
  • Conduct IT cloud service provider SOC audits and track any required gap remediation.
  • Build and maintain strong relationships with IT colleagues, business leads, and IT/Security vendors.
Qualifications Needed:
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or combined equivalent education or work experience.
  • Requires five or more years of work experience of Cybersecurity experience in a corporate IT environment with evidence of increasing technical and support responsibilities.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, etc.)
  • excellent interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills required.
  • Cybersecurity certification(s) are a plus
As a key member of the Bourns Information Technology team, you will have an opportunity to grow with the company and advance based on your results, performance, and hard work. We offer a competitive salary, excellent benefits and the opportunity to work in an expanding international company. To apply, please e-mail your resume and cover letter to our Human Resources Department at: BournsHR.Riv@bourns.com.
Equal Opportunity Employer: Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran

Bourns, Inc., a leading global supplier of reliable, high quality electronic components and solutions for over sixty-five years, seeks a Global Manager of Supply Chain Excellence. This role can office at our Riverside, California, Carrolton, Texas or Auburn Hills, Michigan location. The Global Manager of Supply Chain Excellence will serve as the subject matter expert of the supply chain business process. This role is responsible for organizing, leading, and driving the standardization and improvement of key supply chain processes; documenting and disseminating internal and external best-practices, in collaboration with all relevant functional and business areas of the company.

This position reports directly to the Director of Business Process Excellence.

Primary Responsibilities:

  1. Use internal and external best practices to standardize key supply chain processes.
  2. Develop global supply chain KPI's and performance dashboard. Create infrastructure that allows efficient creation of reports relevant to key users of supply chain information.
  3. Communicate, influence, and interact globally with all relevant functional, business areas and senior leaders to help optimize the global supply chain from a cost, responsiveness, and quality perspective.
  4. Implement monitoring process that provides senior leaders with early warning of potential supply chain disruptions. Implement systematic stress test process to proactively identify and act on risk areas that may have significant financial impact to Bourns.
  5. Provide supply chain strategic direction and support for a flawless new product development process.
  6. Advise the Bourns purchasing council on relevant supply chain and procurement strategies to address key opportunities.
  7. Help improve competency across Bourns in areas of supply chain such as: contract negotiation, strategic sourcing, contract review, supply chain management, inventory management, E&O reduction and supplier selection and development.
  8. Global SI&OP champion to help drive standards in demand & supply reviews and demand planning process to support alignment of tops down and bottoms up forecasts.
  9. Analyze and diagnose supply chain issues and make recommendations for resolution. Help the organization prioritize continuous improvement efforts based on impact to customers and financial risks to Bourns.
  10. Implement supplier development programs as well as processes for evaluating and qualifying new suppliers.
  11. Develop the systems and tools that enable supply chain functions at all sites to have fast and accurate access to relevant information that allows them to make agile and effective decisions.
  12. Lead global supply chain related strategic projects.
Qualifications Needed:
  • Bachelor's degree with masters in relevant areas preferred.
  • APICS Certified in Planning and Inventory Management (CPIM), APICS Certified Supply Chain Professional (CSCP), ISM certifications or similar professional organizations are preferred.
  • At least 15 years in multiple areas of supply chain management, including managing a global supply chain or strategic sourcing function.
  • At least 5 years of experience in a leadership position driving standardization and improvement of supply chain processes.
  • Strong background implementing systems and tools in a global environment is preferred.
  • Expert use of supply chain related SAP module.
  • Advanced project management skills.
  • Exceptional analytical, collaboration, and communication skills.
  • Strong negotiation abilities.

As a key member of the Bourns Quality Assurance team, you will have an opportunity to grow with the company and advance based on your results, performance, and hard work. We offer a competitive salary, excellent benefits and the opportunity to work in an expanding international company. To apply, please e-mail your resume and cover letter to our Human Resources Department at: BournsHR.Riv@bourns.com.

Equal Opportunity Employer: Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran

Bourns, Inc., a leading global supplier of reliable, high quality electronic components and solutions for over sixty-five years, seeks an IT Systems Administrator Center. The IT Systems Administrator is responsible for the effective configuration, design, provisioning, installation, operation, tuning and maintenance of systems, hardware, software and related infrastructure applications and services with a focus on data security. This position manages and maintains various IT infrastructure technologies and applications by providing both proactive and reactive maintenance, troubleshooting, security, administration and resolution of software and hardware issues.

This IT Systems Administrator's position is focused on Secure Data Protection, Infrastructure monitoring, and Linux server administration, and otherwise serves as a generalist in various Microsoft, Network and Security platforms. This individual works closely with external vendors, IT colleagues and Business users to ensure that systems meet the functional goals of the organization and assists in planning for future application and system needs and capacity requirements.

The IT Systems Administrator must ensure adherence with security, regulatory and best security practices regarding design, configuration and use of IT system technology and, relies on his or her extensive experience, creativity and judgment to plan and accomplish assignments. This position will work closely with others in the Corporate and Regional IT Departments.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Data Protection: Deploy and manage backup applications and systems using best security practices for data encryption, segmentation, off-line copies, and periodic restore.
  • Effectively deploy and manage infrastructure monitoring, alerting, and capacity tools such as ManageEngine and SolarWinds
  • Deploy and manage Linux servers in clustered or standalone mode, conduct performance monitoring and tuning, upgrades, and patch management.
  • Create and maintain IT and Security Operating Procedures and Control Documents, and Architectural Diagrams.
  • Develop, deploy, and manage adherence-to, Linux and Windows server security configuration standards.
  • Deploy and manage Windows servers in clustered or standalone mode, conduct performance monitoring and tuning, upgrades, and patch management.
  • Analyze, troubleshoot, and recover from IT security events and services interruptions, and implement improvements to avoid future similar failures or incidents.
  • Complete tasks and projects within service levels, with quality, while using standard procedures and best practices. Provide appropriate status, updates, and documentation of open tasks and projects to IT management weekly.
  • Provide monthly Infrastructure system, application, network, and security monthly Key Performance Indicators (KPI's) with focus on availability.
  • Build and maintain strong relationships with IT colleagues, business leads, and strategic infrastructure vendors.
  • Secondary Responsibilities
  • Deploy, monitor, and manage general IT infrastructure systems, applications, and services (physical and virtual servers, storage systems, backups applications, active directory, domain services, monitoring systems, messaging and collaboration application services, network systems, etc.), while adhering to standards and operational requirements.
  • Manage encrypted key and certificate generation, handling, protection, and disposal, while maintaining operational procedures documenting processes used.
  • Deploy, monitor, and manage network and security applications and systems (Wired and Wireless Local Network, Global Network, SDWAN, MPLS, Firewalls, VPN, Log Correlation, IDS/IDP, etc.) and ensure their effective and proper use.
  • Help ensure the protection and confidentiality of Bourns information assets by implementing and maintaining information security devices and solutions in close adherence to security best practices and standards.
  • Implement, manage and support enterprise level voice hosted collaboration services and components.
  • Analyze and assess IT infrastructure architecture requirements to determine and recommend optimum cost-effective solutions and perform periodic capacity planning.
Qualifications Needed:
  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or work equivalent
  • Requires five or years of work experience with IT systems admin and security experience in a corporate IT environment with evidence of increasing technical and support responsibilities.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office and Office 365
  • Strong working experience in Data Protection and Backup systems deployment and administration. Experience with Veeam, BackupExec, and Tape Libraries preferred.
  • Infrastructure monitoring and alerting deployment and management, ManageEngine or SolarWinds preferred.
  • Strong working experience in Linux and Windows Server administration, patching, and security configuration, in standalone and clustered configurations.
  • Experience in the SUSE Linux distribution and Microsoft Hyper-V preferred.
  • Storage systems administration a plus.
  • Experience in secure Certificate and Key management processes.
  • Mobile Device Management (MDM) administration
  • Experience with multi-factor authentication implementation and support, preferably Microsoft O365 and Cisco DUO
  • Microsoft System Center Suite administration
  • Practical knowledge of networking concepts.
  • Administration of core Infrastructure applications, including Microsoft Active Directory, Domain management, Windows File/DNS/DHCP/Print services.
  • Microsoft O365 setup, administration, and security (Exchange Online, Teams, OneDrive, SharePoint.
  • Firewalls, MPLS, VPN, Met, WAN, and SD-WAN technologies, applications, and systems
  • Working knowledge of DHCP, DNS, SNMP, SMTP, BGP protocols.
  • Wired/Wireless LAN infrastructure implementation and management
  • Ability to successfully analyze, diagnose, and troubleshoot complex technical issues.
As a key member of the Bourns Information Technology team, you will have an opportunity to grow with the company and advance based on your results, performance, and hard work. We offer a competitive salary, excellent benefits and the opportunity to work in an expanding international company. To apply, please e-mail your resume and cover letter to our Human Resources Department at: BournsHR.Riv@bourns.com.
Equal Opportunity Employer: Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran

Bourns, Inc., a leading global supplier of reliable, high quality electronic components and solutions for over sixty-five years, seeks an NPR/PCN Coordinator for our Magnetics Division. In close cooperation with Product Line Manager, Product Managers, BSPO Team as well as Marcom, Environmental and QA Team, coordinate and supervise the process of formally releasing new products, coordinate the release of product change notification and Product End-of-Life announcements as well as the maintenance and update of product documentation published on the website. Determine the clearest and most logical thought to present technical writing and illustration for greatest reader comprehension.  Coordinate review and edit documentation created by other members or team.

Primary Responsibilities:

1. New Product Releases

  • Obtain new product series release plan from PLD and align / agree quarterly and annual release schedules with Marcom.
  • Obtain product series data sheet, technical information, environmental data and order NPI inventory / samples from BSPO team.
  • Provide data sheet layout information to Marcom for formal data sheet development
  • Review and approve Marcom generated data sheets.
  • Complete all required new product release documentations including NPI memo and Press Release memo.
  • Coordinate with Distribution Sales team to place NPI parts to e-Commerce distributor’s inventory.
  • Coordinate with AmeriSamples to place appropriate amount of engineering sample inventory in Riverside.
  • Manage the entire NPI process to ensure the on-schedule release of new product series.
  • Upload Design Files to website.
  • Update product training manual to include the new series if it is necessary.

2. Product Change and Product End-of-Life Notifications

  • Take charge of Engineer Change Request (ECR) documentation released from QA team.
  • Review and ensure ECR is fully complete with supporting details, plots, photos, reports and required documentations.
  • Run the PCN-EOL report to understand the potential impact to existing inventory and order backlog.
  • Write PCN clearly to convey enough details of change but revealing any design and manufacturing proprietary information.
  • Coordinate with Marcom and the Legal team for PCN release.
  • Coordinate with AmeriSamples to discard old sample inventory in Riverside and order new sample stock.
  • Take charge of product End-of-Life (EOL) request from BSPO and obtain approval from PLD.
  • Run the PCN-EOL report to understand the potential impact to existing inventory and order backlog.
  • Write EOL memo to state the reason of EOL, replacement P/N and implementation schedule.
  • Coordinate with Marcom and the Legal team for EOL memo release.
  • Coordinate with AmeriSamples to discard old sample inventory in Riverside.

3. Maintenance of website product documentation

  • Receive data sheet error report from the field and data sheet, MDS…etc. updates from BSPO.
  • Submit correction information to Marcom for monthly website update at the end of the month.
  • Update Cross Reference and Parametric Search file quarterly.

Qualifications Needed:

  • Graduate from an accredited four-year college or university with a major in engineering or science required, or equivalent technical education, training or experience.
  • Preferably three years progressive experience in similar position, if possible, in the electronics industry.
  • Experience in technical writing and illustration.
  • Experience with electronic components applications an asset

As a key member of the Bourns Magnetics team, you will have an opportunity to grow with the company and advance based on your results, performance, and hard work.  We offer a competitive salary, excellent benefits and the opportunity to work in an expanding international company.  To apply, please e-mail your resume and cover letter to our Human Resources Department at: BournsHR.Riv@bourns.com.

Equal Opportunity Employer: Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran

Summary of Position:
  • Serve as Subject Matter Expert (SME) for IGBT's, Power Protection products, and related power applications
  • Drive design-in's for IGBT's and Circuit Protection products in power applications
  • Drive new product revenue of newly released IGBT and Power Protection products
Duties and Accountabilities (End Results Expected):
  1. Activities to secure Power Application design-in's (qualification of Bourns solutions):
    • Engage with key customers and focus accounts via Sales and FAE teams.
    • Provide technical and design assistance to Bourns power segment OEMs around the globe, partnering with Magnetics division to drive synergistic Power Conditioning, Power Management and Power Protection design-in activities.
    • Develop solutions meeting technical specifications and commercial requirements.
    • Proactively identify customer technical issues to determine correct solution selection, quality issues, etc. and engage proper product line resources to get issues resolved.
    • Proactively seek to improve the technical understanding of our customer's applications.
    • Select appropriate application block diagrams from previous use or generate new ones as needed to foster total solution sales.
    • Partner with Marcom to develop demand-creation technical marketing collateral for Bourns products and solutions through papers, videos, self-service tools, and other technical sales collateral material.
    • Publish technical papers in trade magazines and other vehicles.
    • Facilitate training to Sales, FAE's, representatives and distribution channel partners. This may include preparing and presenting technical information at conferences and trade shows.
  2. Activities to drive New Product Revenue:
    • Provide market intelligence and trends based on research and contacts with customer OEMs.
    • Identify gaps in the Bourns product portfolio by understanding customer needs at new and existing customers.
    • Identify and specify new product opportunities and document specific requirements to Product Management via new specifications, sketches, etc.
    • Participate in New Product Development as the technical liaison between the development team and the customer from identification to qualification and production.
    • Participate in Regulatory & Standards meetings as directed by management.
    • Attend trade shows. Collect and disseminate market intelligence relating to:
      • Competition behavior, activities and product releases;
      • Marketplace trends and developments;
      • Regulatory changes that may impact our business;
      • New competitors or customers;
      • Defining the characteristics of the products which best meet the demands of the marketplace regarding price, performance, and packaging.
  3. Other Activities:
    • Analyze technology trends and competitive landscape, track competitors' product releases.
    • Validate that data presented in data sheets is accurate.
    • Partner with management in preparation of sales support program strategies including collateral material, promotions, sales training programs, press release coordination and sample kits.
    • Partner with management in the preparation of annual sales and manufacturing plans.
  4. Coordinated execution of the Bourns Counselor Sales Process with global Sales and FAE teams.
  5. Perform other job-related duties as assigned.
Interpersonal Skills:
Demonstrated ability to make effective technical presentations and good technical/market knowledge is required to influence and advise Bourns customers in their selection process of Bourns solutions. Success comes from the ability to develop strong relationships with the engineering staffs at our customers. By providing high value technical engineering support, our customers can reduce the resources expended on circuit design while making their product more competitive.

 

Communications :
Oral:
Fluent in English; additional language skills a plus. This position requires customer-facing activities and thus requires excellent verbal communications skills. Ability to create and deliver effective technical presentations is required.

Written:
Excellent English writing skills are required to communicate ideas, issue instructions, and present technical concepts and solutions to all levels of employees, partners, customers and vendors.

Scheduling and Planning:
Must have ability to effectively prioritize projects, manage time and plan travel schedule accordingly.

Basic Job Requirements:
Education:

  • BSEE degree is required with a preference for MSEE. A degree in any engineering discipline, physics or science may be acceptable with adequate demonstration of electrical engineering experience and competence.
Training and Experience:
  • Strong background in power supply design is required.
  • Five years of previous work experience in power electronics is required.
  • Experience in IGBT / MOSFET product lines, circuit protection and/or power solutions will be a significant advantage.
  • Experience in board-level circuit design required. Consumer, Industrial or Automotive sector design experience is a major plus.
  • Detailed knowledge of power application design platforms and tools is essential.
  • Interpersonal skills and effective communication with customers and management is key.
Other Skills:
  • Time management and organizational skills.
  • Leadership, public speaking, and presentation skills.
  • Flexible and able to work in a fast-paced environment with periodic travel requirements.
  • Must have a strong work ethic and be culturally sensitive.
  • Demonstrated ability to find innovative solutions to overcome customer obstacles.
  • Familiar with Microsoft Suite including Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Project.
Equipment Operated:
Personal computer and office equipment.

Physical Effort:
The physical demands described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Bourns, Inc., a leading global supplier of reliable, high quality electronic components and solutions for over seventy-five years, seeks a Product Compliance Engineer. The Product Compliance Engineer will advise the various Business Units with the implementation of global regulatory requirements regarding product compliance for Bourn’s product lines. This includes: working with cross-functional teams to understand products, materials and processes; tracking new and existing regulatory requirements; working with product groups to develop, update and maintain documentation both internally and externally on the Bourns website to ensure due diligence; advising product groups of changes in regulations and how these changes impacts the compliance status; keep team well informed; provide responses to customer product compliance surveys and questionnaires.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Research and understand new and existing global product compliance regulations (e.g. RoHS, REACH, Responsible Minerals, ELV, JIG, Prop 65 etc.) and determine impacts on Bourns product lines. Communicate these impacts to various Business Units. Prepare Corporate Executive Procedures or updates as warranted.
  • Advise Engineering, Sales and Management regarding regulatory and product compliance requirements. Work with product line managers and staff to implement programs to comply with regulatory requirements including document maintenance.
  • Work with cross-functional teams to strategize and develop action plans and solutions for compliance issues. Determine deficiencies in adherence to standards and regulations to formulation corrective action plans.
  • Maintain annual legal requirements for Bourns’ distributors for CA Proposition 65; keep track of additions and deletions to Prop 65 substance list. Review annual documents with legal counsel to assure language agrees with regulatory requirements.
  • Review/approve internal documentation (e.g. Material declarations, Certificates of Compliance, third party test reports, etc.) as well as supplier RoHS, REACH, Responsible Mineral documentation in conjunction with Marcom regarding product compliance reports posted on Bourns website, new product design review and PCN process.
  • Work with product lines, supply chain management and BSPO to obtain regulatory information from suppliers as part of due diligence and data gathering for backup documentation for generation of internal documents. Maintain in SAP DSM including archived documents.
  • Provide technical as well as regulatory support services to internal teams and Bourns customers by providing information as requested. Work with internal customer service, sales, engineering and other groups to help them understand where compliance information can be found on Bourns website.
  • Drive and help implement Product Compliance requirements into all required functional areas.
  • Oversee Responsible Minerals programs including template generation and audit documentation.
  • Manage SAP EHSM maintaining data within system; train pertinent staff. Work with IT to resolve any issues.
  • Manage CDX, IMDS and/or CAMDS accounts; add new users as warranted. Maintain account with Responsible Minerals Initiative (RMI).
  • Provide training for Engineering or other groups as new regulatory issues arise.
  • Review additions to the EU REACH Substances of Very High Concern (SVHC) to understand impact and/or reporting requirements. Update Customer REACH letter with each REACH SVHC update which is posted on the Bourns website.

Qualifications Needed:

  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering or Science.
  • Exceptional analytical, collaboration, and communication skills.

As a key member of the Bourns Environmental Health & Safety team, you will have an opportunity to grow with the company and advance based on your results, performance, and hard work.  We offer a competitive salary, excellent benefits and the opportunity to work in an expanding international company.  To apply, please e-mail your resume and cover letter to our Human Resources Department at: BournsHR.Riv@bourns.com.

Equal Opportunity Employer: Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran

Bourns, Inc., a leading global supplier of reliable, high quality electronic components and solutions for over sixty-five years, seeks a Regional Sales Manager for our Northwest Region Market. In this role, you will Manage the activities of the sales resources in the assigned region to maximize sales of Bourns products. Responsible for achieving sales goals and market share growth objectives for the region.

Primary Responsibilities:
  • Motivates the sales resources in the region to meet all sales objectives; ensures that the REP District Sales Management position is functioning as expected.
  • Provides leadership in the region that inspires a winning "Get the Order" attitude.
  • Develops and implements action plans to grow new product sales or achieve greater penetration of a specific product line.
  • Recommends and implements changes in the regional sales set-up in areas where performance consistently does not meet agreed upon goals.
  • Maximizes sales at assigned accounts; coordinates out of territory activity on assigned accounts.
  • In cooperation with product lines, establish strategy on all major customer contracts and/or negotiations and assumes complete responsibility for the negotiation.
  • Identifies and successfully captures emerging new product opportunities. Drives the "Design-Win" process.
  • Provides comprehensive field sales intelligence and reports.
  • Develops and maintains free flowing dialogue with the product divisions and ECS sales management.
  • Other duties as assigned.
Qualifications Needed:
The successful candidate will have graduated from an accredited four-year college or university with a Business, Engineering, or closely related degree. Post Graduate related courses or degree preferred. Must have a minimum of 5 years Sales Management experience. Strong interpersonal skills. Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint.

This position is home-based in the South/Mountain region, with an expectation of up to 50% domestic travel and occasional international travel.

As a key member of the Sales Team you will have, an opportunity to grow with the company and advance based on your results, performance, and hard work. We offer a competitive salary, benefits, and the ability to showcase your technical expertise, and your ability to build strong customer relationships. Please apply by e-mailing your resume, cover letter and salary requirement to our hiring office at: BournsHR.Riv@bourns.com.

Visit our website at www.bourns.com. Equal Opportunity Employer/Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran

Bourns, Inc., a leading global supplier of reliable, high quality electronic components and solutions, offers exciting and challenging careers for growth-oriented professionals.  Our goal is to satisfy our worldwide customer base while achieving sound growth with strong application solutions based on technological products of innovative design, superior quality and exceptional value.

We are seeking a Sales Analyst to make significant contributions by supporting the global and regional sales operations teams by processing, monitoring, and reporting on commissions (SIP), point of sale, and scrap. 
                                                                                               
In this position you will be responsible for the trend analysis, and the recommendation of actionable changes to ensure that Bourns payouts stay consistent and in alignment with the organization’s strategy.  The analyst will be expected to heavily collaborate both at the global and regional level in conjunction with the sales analyst to ensure that the proper intelligence is being reported and measured.

This role has the following accountabilities:

  • Create and maintain incentive compensation models to track monthly, quarterly, and annual incentive compensation payouts for ECS sales representatives and RSMs
  • Create and maintain split requests
  • Design and maintain payout calculators as well as Tableau performance reports that can be used by both Mfr Reps and RSMs to track performance against goals
  • Design and maintain territory commission tracker to ensure that VP of Sales can access information to make data-driven decisions
  • Maintain rep directory alongside ECS Sales Operations Manager to reflect current rep territories
  • Process year-end sales awards and maintain database of past awards
  • Respond to ad-hoc questions and data requests regarding POS, commissions, and scrap from RSMs, Mfr Reps, and Distributors
  • Assist leadership to ensure best practices, timeline adherence, process standardization, and documentation is followed
  • Confer with Accounts Payable to ensure that commission payments are processed in a timely manner, and reconciliation is done against GL and sales operations records

If you have the right experience along with the ability to work effectively with a globally distributed, multi-culture team we want to talk with you.  The right candidate should have the following training and experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Accounting, Business Analytics, or related field
  • Experience working with cross-functional teams
  • Experience working in manufacturing a plus but not required
  • Experience with reporting tools such as Tableau and Business Objects
  • Demonstrated advanced technical skills in Microsoft Excel and Access
  • Excellent analytics, communication and interpersonal skills to be used in a highly collaborative environment with senior management and peers
  • Strong interpersonal skills with a demonstrated ability to work in a team-oriented environment
  • Ability to work with stakeholders to assess potential risks, analyze existing tools and databases and provide software solution recommendations 
  • High level of experience in methodologies and processes for managing large scale databases and the ability to translate business requirements into non -technical terminology
  • Ability to influence and drive change across multiple regions and business units

This position is located at the Bourns ’corporate offices in Riverside, CA.
As a key member of the Sales team, you will have an opportunity to grow with the company and advance based on your results, performance, and hard work. We offer a competitive salary, benefits and the ability to showcase your technical acumen. Please apply by e-mailing your resume, cover letter and salary requirement to our hiring office at: BournsHR.Riv@bourns.com

Visit our website at: www.bourns.com. EOE/Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran 

Bourns, Inc., a leading global supplier of reliable, high quality electronic components and solutions, offers exciting and challenging careers for growth-oriented professionals. Our goal is to satisfy our worldwide customer base while achieving sound growth with strong application solutions based on technological products of innovative design, superior quality, and exceptional value.

We are seeking a Shunt Engineering Manager to perform, coordinate, and manage projects relating to products, processes or systems for improved performance, quality, reliability, and profitability. Organizes and manages new product development, coordinates with process and manufacturing engineering worldwide and is responsible for all aspects of the new product development process from customer interface to production implementation.

This role has the following Accountabilities:
  1. Manages a team of professionals who design & develop shunt resistors utilizing the best materials, process and joining technologies
  2. Manages and executes engineering projects and programs of high-level complexity ensuring compliance with safety goals, regulatory and company standards, operation requirements and business needs.
  3. Manages and/or leads technical studies, complex investigations, and process improvement projects in any platform, including manufacturing processes.
  4. Serves as a technical Subject Matter Expert for Account Managers and Program Managers with respect to technical requirements for assigned products and programs.
  5. Manages and defines the development of innovative strategies and technical engineering standards to be used for guidance in the field.
  6. Manages and promotes new and innovative ideas in order to lead the optimization of process output and throughput, equipment utilization, reduction in equipment downtime and waste, yield improvements, budget management, standard cost and capital investment requirements.
  7. Challenges the "status quo" and identifies process and product improvement opportunities
  8. Leads project management utilizing a systematic approach for project execution.
  9. Leads the resolution of issues such as conflicting design requirements, unsuitability of standard materials and complex coordination requirements for teams or locations that require support.
  10. Requires problem solving skills of unique issues/problems without precedent and structure by leading cross-functional investigations.
  11. Performs statistical analysis to track and analyzes trends with emphasis on recommending actions to resolve complicated problems and improve processes.
  12. Reviews and approves Engineering Change Notices.
  13. Prepares effective and detailed reports and presentations for delivery to upper management.
  14. Travels to domestic or foreign locations of the Company or its customers or suppliers to work in an office, laboratory or production environment to analyze and solve engineering-related issues.
  15. Generates Capital Expenditure business cases and associated support materials.
  16. Defines design confirmation and design validation plans for engineering changes and new designs.
  17. Other duties that support the success of the Company.
Qualifications Needed:
  • A bachelor's degree in Weld Engineering, mechanical engineering, metallurgy or material science.
  • Demonstrated ability to perform the above functions.
  • Minimum of Six (6) years of experience in a manufacturing, process engineering or product development of a medium to high volume production environment.
  • Skilled in reading and interpreting engineering documents.
  • Proficient in performing statistical analyses using spreadsheets and other software tools.
  • Proficient in creating budgets for individual projects.
  • Understands general business principles.
  • Possess strong analytical skills, problem-solving abilities, and is able to multitask and prioritize. Must have a strong work ethic and be culturally sensitive.
  • Must have excellent and effective communication skills, both orally and written.
This position is based in our corporate Offices in Riverside, CA.

As a key member of the Engineering Team you will have, an opportunity to grow with the company and advance based on your results, performance, and hard work. We offer a competitive salary, benefits, and the ability to showcase your technical expertise, and your ability to build strong customer relationships. Please apply by e-mailing your resume, cover letter and salary requirement to our hiring office at: BournsHR.Riv@bourns.com.

Visit our website at www.bourns.com. Equal Opportunity Employer/Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran

Bourns, Inc., a leading global supplier of reliable, high quality electronic components and solutions for over sixty-five years, seeks a Software Analyst Senior. The Software Analyst Senior will work under limited supervision to create and maintain computer programs, program documentation, and operating instructions. This role will perform leadership responsibilities in the development of reusable programming solutions, participates in the systems design process, and frequently assume responsibility for project maintenance, major modifications, or development of systems. This position will provide support for operational application packages developed in-house, purchased, or in the cloud, and serve as the subject matter expert of the supply chain business process. This role consults with users to determine needs and defines user software requirements and determines feasibility of software to fulfill user requirements is cost effective, business related and operationally compatible.

This position reports directly to the IT Director.

Primary Responsibilities:

  1. Perform complex analysis, designing and programming to meet business requirements.
  2. Maintain, manage and modify Web and Windows software applications.
  3. Understands and can develop software using the SAP Sales Cloud Software Development Kit (SDK).
  4. Consults with users to determine requirements.
  5. Completes feasibility studies regarding the development of in-house or the purchase of software that fulfills requirements including determining if the software is cost effective, business related and operationally compatible and efficient.
  6. Understands and documents business processes.
  7. Communicates project plans and status effectively to both management and business users.
  8. Develop, maintain and manage systems, software tools and applications.
  9. Resolve complex issues relating to business requirements and objectives.
  10. Continues education through attendance to approved software seminars or courses, organizational meetings, etc. to maintain and gain up-to-date knowledge on software enhancements.
  11. Analyze, develop and implement testing procedures, programming and documentation.
  12. Analyze, design and develop modifications and changes to existing systems to enhance performance.
  13. Maintain software versioning in company-controlled software libraries.
  14. Effectively resolves programming problems by conducting a thorough analysis of the system and employing appropriate debugging techniques.
  15. Contributes to the overall success of the database management system by participating in the development of SQL queries, tables, functions, procedures, packages, and triggers.
Qualifications Needed:
  • Bachelors degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Business or combined equivalent education, work experience and skills in computer operations environment with strong knowledge of software systems.
  • Requires three to five years of work experience with computer systems, specifically in Windows and Web software development, maintenance and support using Microsoft Development tools.
  • Programming experience must include fluency in procedural, object-oriented, and functional programming concepts.
  • Three years of experience with an RDBMS and SQL is required. Proficiency in understanding coding techniques, testing strategies, and application implementation is required.
  • Two years of experience with SAP Sales Cloud Application Studio (SDK). Knowledge of Python Machine Learning language a plus.
  • Strong analytical skills with both application implementation and operational support experience desired.
  • Basic knowledge on handling HANA database to produce reports and creating applications is desired

As a key member of the Bourns Information Technology team, you will have an opportunity to grow with the company and advance based on your results, performance, and hard work. We offer a competitive salary, excellent benefits and the opportunity to work in an expanding international company. To apply, please e-mail your resume and cover letter to our Human Resources Department at: BournsHR.Riv@bourns.com.

Equal Opportunity Employer: Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran

Bourns, Inc., a leading global supplier of reliable, high quality electronic components and solutions for over sixty-five years, seeks a Staff Application Engineer. In this role you will provide timely technical support on Bourn’s magnetics portfolio to customers, FAE’s, Customer Service, AM’s, Distributors, and sales Reps. Coordinate all custom specials in assigned territory. Develop working relationship with sales and customer service teams at distributor partners and establish a position of first in class high value customer service on magnetics products. Support the Magnetics Marketing team in building up relationship with key semiconductor companies in US to drive use of Bourns Magnetics on their respective reference designs. Identify and specify the product needs of the design engineers and ensure samples of all relevant Bourns products are in place for use by the ref design engineers at all times. Monitor the usage rate by the design houses and inform Bourns PMs so they can ensure products are in stock at catalogues and distributor partners. Identify and report market trends in the reference design community.

Primary Responsibilities:

1. Custom Special Project
  • Coordinate new Americas custom special projects with the AM’s and FAE’s in all market segments.
  • Help to open projects and communicate with the Sourcer in BSPO and Project Engineers in BXL.
  • Check worksheets, ask for more specifications if needed.
  • Advise and support the technical engineer in order to prepare data sheets, tests data and samples.
  • Calculate and help AM’s and FAE’s for quotes needed in coordination with the PM / PLM.
  • Follow up on open projects for sample, price and quote status.
  • Back up the FAE’s for running projects.

2. Technical support

  • Daily technical support for the sales channels.
  • Distributors and Catalogue houses.
  • Direct customers, Reps and CEM’s.
  • Day to day questions from Inside sales and customer service.
  • Check needs for sample requests and define quantity to release.
  • Check Riverside sample inventory level.  Coordinate with AmeriSamples to replenish stock if it is necessary.

3. Distribution and Catalogue houses

  • Check inventory and scrap lists for part numbers in coordination with the responsible distribution people
  • Work out proposals for adding models or part numbers
  • Help to fulfill all the paperwork needed to get more units into this channel
  • Check web pages and provide updates on a quarterly basis – report deliverable
  • Check competition activities and react with proposals.
  • New models and promotions
  • Put our products on “top” of the list when cross checks are made in “SAP” or other internal distributor systems.
  • Provide a quarterly competitor analysis report
  • Training and visits where needed and requested.

4. Automotive

  • Support the automotive sales force for technical questions
  • Coordinate AEC Q200, PPAP levels and IMDS submission where needed and requested

5. Marcom

Communicate specification changes and updates in order to make sure the Bourns webpage is correct, such as. Data sheets. Material Declaration Sheets. Competition cross references. Parametric Search. Design Files. RoHS data. Assist for new project launches on samples, technical data. Support and contribute to the generation of collaterals like whitepapers, application notes and product presentations.

6. Reference Design houses

Build up relationship with the reference design houses such as:
a. Power Integrations
b. TI
c. Analog Devices
d. others
  • Define models needed and push for a design in
  • Ensure sample stock of relevant Bourns product is in place in all labs at all times
  • Check competition and make crosses, push our products to get on “top” of their lists.
  • Do analysis of our products used and prepare lists to share with PM, FAE’s and sales.
  • Check availability on products with catalogue houses and coordinate with the PLM for additional needs to stock units.
  • Coordinate support of design houses with FAE team and support FAE team with joint visits as needed Feedback results and actions to the GM, PLM and Market Directors.

7. Quality Complaints and others

  • Assist PLM where needed and requested
  • Attend QA related calls with customers
  • Gather important information from customer related to potential root cause of the problem
  • Discuss CAR reports with QA team and explain them to sales, CSR and customers

Qualifications Needed:

  • Graduation from a recognized four-year technical college or university, or equivalent education and/or experience with focus on Electronics. Courses in Electronics to supplement undergraduate degree.
  • Preferably five years progressive experience in similar position, if possible in the electronics industry.
  • Experience in marketing and sales an asset
  • Experience with design and development of power electronics an asset
  • Experience with power inductor and EMI filter design an asset
  • Preferably three years progressive experience in similar position, if possible, in the electronics industry.
  • Experience in technical writing and illustration.
  • Experience with electronic components applications an asset

As a key member of the Bourns Magnetics team, you will have an opportunity to grow with the company and advance based on your results, performance, and hard work.  We offer a competitive salary, excellent benefits, and the opportunity to work in an expanding international company. To apply, please e-mail your resume and cover letter to our Human Resources Department at: BournsHR.Riv@bourns.com.

Equal Opportunity Employer: Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran

Bourns, Inc., a leading global supplier of reliable, high quality electronic components and solutions for over sixty-five years, seeks a Staff Field Applications Engineer for our Western Region Market. In this role, you will provide comprehensive technical support for customer circuit and system designs in specific market applications.

Primary Responsibilities:
  • Identify, define, and create optimum solutions to achieve market segment design-ins that utilize the full Bourns product portfolio.
  • Own technical responsibility for design-in from identification of technical application to qualification and production of the technical solution.
  • Provide comprehensive technical support for customers within the Western regions of the US in specific market applications.
  • Facilitate new product development that generates technology-leading product road maps while maximizing the voice of the customer philosophy.
  • In conjunction with Bourns Sales Team, drive total solution promotion towards maximizing company product content by identifying opportunities in new and existing applications, following up on leads, visiting accounts, and ensuring that customers have the most up-to date technical information.
  • Apply technical acumen and understanding of component interaction to provide the best solution recommendation in a timely manner.
  • Monitor and assess the impact of technology and market trends in the field and make recommendations to product and market management to capitalize on opportunities.
Qualifications Needed:
The successful candidate will have BSEE, with an MSEE preferred. A BS in a related field may be acceptable with appropriate electrical engineering experience. Requires a broad knowledge of design and applications and have at least 8 years of experience in the semiconductor, passive or electromechanical industries. Must possess excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to communicate effectively with all levels of customers and management.

This position is based in our Riverside, California facility, or home-based on the west coast, with an expectation of up to 50 % domestic travel and occasional international travel.

As a key member of the Engineering Team you will have, an opportunity to grow with the company and advance based on your results, performance, and hard work. We offer a competitive salary, benefits, and the ability to showcase your technical expertise, and your ability to build strong customer relationships. Please apply by e-mailing your resume, cover letter and salary requirement to our hiring office at: BournsHR.Riv@bourns.com.

Visit our website at www.bourns.com. Equal Opportunity Employer/Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran

Bourns, Inc., a leading global supplier of reliable, high quality electronic components and solutions for over seventy-five years, seeks a Staff Treasury Insurance Specialist.

In this role you will assist in the maintenance of banking relations and credit, management of bank accounts, and support efforts to minimize the effects of foreign exchange on financial statements and help manage the global insurance program.

Primary Responsibilities:
  1. Support the Chief Financial Officer (CFO) and Director of Treasury/Insurance in the maintenance of a positive relationship with the Company’s banks and financial institutions.
  2. Monitor the Company’s activities and performance to ensure compliance with the debt covenants of the Company’s credit facility.
  3. Assist in the management of cash forecasting, including planning and budgeting. Liaise and coordinate with various entities, functions and/or departments to obtain information to prepare liquidity forecasts including payments, collections, intercompany funding, taxes, and capital investments.
  4. Gather the required documentation and signatures to open/close/modify terms of bank accounts controlled by Bourns, Inc. or any subsidiary throughout the world.
  5. Manage the Company’s commercial purchase card program.
  6. Support the tracking and management of foreign exchange exposures.
  7. Review the accounting of transactions influenced by foreign exchange to ensure compliance with ASC 830.
  8. Assist in the management of foreign exchange exposures, aid in the development of policies to minimize the effects of foreign exchange on the Company’s operating results. Recommend to the CFO and Treasury Insurance Director derivatives which can be used to achieve this goal.
  9. Provide insightful analysis to support our liquidity and working capital strategies and interact with financial and operational leaders on cash forecasting assumptions.
  10. Assist the Director with the Company’s investment strategies to meet operational needs and ensure the various policies and strategies comply with the investment accounting principles and disclosures including those in FAS 115 and 157.
  11. Lead or participate in various initiatives to improve the efficiency of Company expenditures. Lead the effort to develop and implement interfaces for SAP accounts payable with various banks to automate payments to the greatest degree while continuing to maintain adequate internal control over expenditures. Monitor the use of installed systems.
  12. Support the tracking of cash and investments within the Company utilizing various electronic tools (bank web sites, SAP, etc.).
  13. Play a significant role in the renewal process of insurance policies to include gathering, summarizing and providing information to the broker for the renewal of global insurance policies.
  14. Play a significant role in analyzing insurance coverage versus the exposed risk throughout the Company.
  15. Develop and maintain collaborative relationships with financial planning and reporting, tax, commercial finance, business operations, external and internal financial reporting, and accounting.
  16. Perform other various assigned activities for finance, accounting and financial reporting.
Qualifications Needed:
  • Bachelors of Science or Bachelor of Arts Degree in Accountancy, Business, Finance, or equivalent. MBA, CPA, CTP, CMA, etc. a plus.
  • Five (5) to eight (8) years of experience with Corporate Treasury, FP&A, and/or Accounting along with three (3) to five (5) years of financial modeling and analysis experience.
  • Familiarity with evaluating economic market data and different types of banking products and services including cash management, financial instruments, market rates and banking policy, working capital programs (supply chain and receivables factoring programs), and debt and equity instruments.
  • Banking (credit and counterparty risk exposures) and capital markets experience is a plus.
  • Education or experience in Corporate Organization law (Corporate formation, types of legal entities, formation documentation requirements, etc.).
  • Education or experience in Insurance policies and law.
  • Familiarity with risk management and insurance principles and practices as they apply to business.
As a key member of the Bourns Finance team, you will have an opportunity to grow with the Company and advance based on your results, performance, and hard work. We offer a competitive salary, excellent benefits and the opportunity to work in an expanding international Company. To apply, please e-mail your resume and cover letter to our Human Resources Department at: BournsHR.Riv@bourns.com. Equal Opportunity Employer: Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran

Bourns, Inc., a leading global supplier of reliable, high quality electronic components and solutions for over sixty-five years, seeks a Sustainability Manager.

In this role you will be responsible for identifying and driving corporate-wide sustainability initiatives, including developing and implementing environmentally sustainable practices aligned with Bourns values, business objectives, and environmental practices necessary to conserve natural resources and protect global ecosystems. developing and leading the execution of the Bourns' Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) initiatives. The Sustainability Manager will support corporate and business unit strategies about energy and emissions reductions at Bourns locations working with Division and Plant teams to identify direct emissions from the activities of the organizations under their control. Additionally, the Sustainability Manager will work with local and Corporate Environmental Health & Safety leadership to ensure that business practices, products, and services are environmentally friendly and compliant with government rules and regulations. Primary Responsibilities:

  • Develop and implement a sustainability process and governance structure; create and implement tools, checklists, and models to evaluate target improvement opportunities throughout Bourns.
  • Identifies creative ways to balance business obligations to respect, support, and improve the local and global environments.
  • Proposes and implements strategies to address various environmental concerns, including energy use, conservation, reduction of pollution, recycling, building, and facility design, and general education on sustainability.
  • Drafts and implements sustainable organizational policies that address Environmental Social Governance concerns.
  • Evaluate the efficacy of sustainability programs; recommend and implement improvements as necessary.
  • Conducts research to identify environmental and sustainability concerns, interests, and issues.
  • Prepares and supports the development of sustainability proposals with attention to cost-effectiveness, feasibility, and ease of integration with other programs.
  • Drafts and prepares reports, presentations, and proposals, presenting proposals and recommendations to the Senior Executives and other key stakeholders.
  • Responds to customer requests and requirements regarding ESG issues, Scope I, II, and III reporting.
  • Maintains current working knowledge and ensures compliance with applicable local, state, federal, and international environmental laws and regulations.
  • Identifies and facilitates training as needed.
  • Performs other related duties as required.
  • Conduct sustainability or environment-related risk assessments regarding energy and emission improvement opportunities.
  • Develop and implement and manage corporate sustainability initiatives, goals, or plans.
  • Perform environmental research and analysis and industry trends.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.
Qualifications Needed:
  • Bachelor's Degree in Environmental Science, Engineering or
  • related education.
  • Five or more years of engineering, environmental science, or business and management experience; experience in assessing the environmental impact of a company and programs or processes, implementing "green" initiatives while supporting profitable operations.
Required Skills:
  • Sustainability experience with environmental foot printing, lifecycle analysis, sustainable supply chain planning, and carbon market.
  • Through and current knowledge of sustainability practices and applicable laws and regulations.
  • A deep understanding of the business on industry trends and implications for business strategy.
  • Must be a skilled influencer, relationship builder, and natural collaborator with a demonstrated ability to foster collaborative relationships with diverse global cultural groups and professional, technical service, and administrative employees.
  • Must exhibit a strong work ethic, be analytical and detail-oriented, have problem-solving and problem-solving skills, and exhibit good time management abilities.
  • Must have the ability to collaborate effectively with cross-functional departments and teams and work with all levels of an organization.
  • Must be able to work independently and proactively while displaying good judgment, tact, and discretion in handling information and the ability to deal with ambiguity.
  • Must possess the flexibility needed to be a solid individual contributor and a good team member.
  • Must have experience with project management, program implementation, risk management, cost management, and managing project/program budgets.
  • Technical writing with advanced risk management knowledge.
  • Strong quantitative data analysis skills
  • Must have strong PC skills, including experience with Microsoft Office 365 (PowerPoint, Word, Excel, Outlook, Teams) and Microsoft SharePoint.
Preferred Experience:
  • Experienced in corporate social responsibility for complex manufacturing business preferred.
  • Preferred corporate office experience dealing with employee development programs across a global corporation.
As a key member of the Bourns Finance team, you will have an opportunity to grow with the company and advance based on your results, performance, and hard work. We offer a competitive salary, excellent benefits and the opportunity to work in an expanding international company. To apply, please e-mail your resume and cover letter to our Human Resources Department at: BournsHR.Riv@bourns.com.
Equal Opportunity Employer: Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran

Bourns, Inc., a leading global supplier of reliable, high quality electronic components and solutions for over seventy-five years, seeks a Tax Clerk. Under close supervision, this role performs assignments and projects for the Corporate Tax Department. This includes preparing sales/use tax returns, property tax statements and returns, annual reports, conducting tax research on issues affecting the Company, and participating in cross-functional meetings. Role is very due date oriented, and candidate must be able to work to meet deadlines.

Primary Responsibilities:
  1. Prepare monthly, quarterly, and annual sales/use tax returns and workpapers, and file returns in a timely manner.
  2. Prepare quarterly diesel fuel tax returns and workpapers. File returns in a timely manner.
  3. Prepare annual reports and workpapers. File reports in a timely manner.
  4. Prepare property tax statements. File statements in a timely manner.
  5. Coordinate with Tax Department on getting property tax bills paid in a timely manner.
  6. Communicate and work with various persons across the organization as necessary to gather information to prepare returns and workpapers.
  7. Provide help with routine matters such as organizing documents, printing out general ledger reports, creating finance reports for tax return preparation, performing research for non-complex tax matters.
Qualifications Needed:
  • Working towards a B.S. in accounting or equivalent.
As a key member of the Bourns Finance team, you will have an opportunity to grow with the company and advance based on your results, performance, and hard work. We offer a competitive salary, excellent benefits and the opportunity to work in an expanding international company. To apply, please e-mail your resume and cover letter to our Human Resources Department at: BournsHR.Riv@bourns.com.
Equal Opportunity Employer: Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran

Bourns, Inc., a leading global supplier of reliable, high quality electronic components and solutions for over seventy-five years, seeks a Temporary Credit & Collections Assistant. This role assists with various office related duties.  This includes, but is not limited to maintaining, updating and organizing files in both the file room and in Microsoft File Explorer.  Assists with the everyday task related to the managing of our department files, both hard copy documents and electronic files.  Boxing and archiving old documents.

Primary Responsibilities:
  1. Under close guidance from and subject to review by the Global Credit Manager, assists with maintaining, updating and organizing files in both the file room and in Microsoft File Explorer.  

  2. Under close guidance from and subject to review by the Global Credit Manager, updates forms and information in Microsoft File Explorer.

  3. Assists with printing approval forms for various requests from our Worldwide Credit and Collections Team, submitting to the Global Credit & Collections Manager for approval, scanning signed forms attached to requestors email, as well as filing electronically. 

  4. Prepares all old files in file room for archiving, working with our Facilities Management team in order to archive appropriately.

  5. Performs related office duties as assigned as well as assisting with special projects as outlined and within Credit Policies and Procedures.

Qualifications Needed:
  • High School diploma and some college (Business, Accounting, and Finance) or equivalent related work experience

  • A minimum of two years office experience  

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel and email required

  • Credit & Collections experience would be helpful

As a key member of the Bourns Finance team, you will have an opportunity to grow with the Company and advance based on your results, performance, and hard work.  We offer a competitive salary, excellent benefits and the opportunity to work in an expanding international Company.  To apply, please e-mail your resume and cover letter to our Human Resources Department at: BournsHR.Riv@bourns.com.

Equal Opportunity Employer: Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran



Michigan
Bourns Automotive Division 
1660 North Opdyke Road, Suite 200 
Auburn Hills, MI 48326

Openings

The Bourns Automotive Division has played a leading role in the design, development and manufacture of potentiometric sensors since 1949. At our engineering centers in Riverside/California, Taufkirchen/Germany, and Auburn Hills/Michigan we develop and design an extensive range of customized automotive position, speed and torque sensors. These products are manufactured in Ajka/Hungary, Chihuahua & Tijuana/Mexico and Xiamen/China.

Our research and development work combined with close collaboration with customers help to ensure that our products meet the highest standards set for the automotive industry. Using state-of-the-art development software and world-class production methods, Bourns can provide innovative and cost-effective solutions to customer applications.

Under general supervision, the Administrative Assistant to the Vice President of Sales is responsible for assisting with multiple projects utilizing available resources within the organization. The individual will assist with planning projects and ensure objectives are documented and summarized for the ECS sales organization. Responsible for other administrative duties including but not limited to monthly reporting, territory share reports, annual planning reports and ad hoc reports as needed.

In this position you will:
  • Assist with the coordination and implementation of multiple projects within established timelines and budgets.
  • With minimal direction from supervision, plan and execute administrative projects.
  • Coordinate communications for meetings including scheduling, location, agenda, logistics etc. Follows up to ensure alignment.
  • Scribe for meetings as required.
  • Review operating practices and procedures as it relates to the position and determine if improvements may be made.
  • Consolidation of regional monthly reports – distributes to management
  • Consolidation of monthly automotive forecast – distributes to division
  • Consolidates and creates MREP share reports – distributes to field sales and distribution
  • Coordinates feedback for multiple product line initiatives and consolidates feedback.
  • Coordinates quarterly growth calls and consolidates and distributes action items.
  • Supports annual planning process.
  • Supports ECS team (Components and Automotive) for various activities as needed.
  • Assist with new hire on boarding of Regional Sales Managers, Account Managers and Field Applications Engineers. (Coordinate training schedule, train on administrative items such as expense reports and travel, ensure home office set up).
  • Recognizes unique and problem situations within areas of responsibility and recommend solutions in conjunction with VP of Sales.
  • Set up travel as needed.
  • Complete expense reports as needed.
  • Carries out responsibilities with professionalism, respect for others, in accordance with the organization's policies and procedures.
  • Maintain compliance to current ISO standards, IATF-16949, customer specific requirements and Bourns product development processes as applicable. Support, promote, and perform in a manner consistent with high performance teams, continuous improvement goals, and values of Bourns Automotive Division.
Minimum Requirements:
  • The equivalent of two years college level course work in business or related work experience.
  • Three to five years of progressive administrative and project related experience. Support for outside sales organization is preferred.
  • Requires the ability to compose correspondence, prepare PowerPoint presentations and proof documents. Utilizes Microsoft Office Suite, SAP, Tableau and other software to prepare correspondence and reports. High level of Microsoft excel proficiency required. Gathers information from various sources and combines data to generate comprehensive reports.
  • Must be highly organized and able to adapt quickly, handle multiple tasks, and prioritize.
  • Must be able to organize and plan for special projects, customer office visits and off-site meetings to ensure that logistics, materials and member requirements are met.
This position is located at the Auburn Hills, Michigan office.

Bourns offers a competitive compensation and benefit package including 401(k) with company match, profit sharing and retirement savings plan, education reimbursement, paid vacation, holidays, plus comprehensive medical and dental benefits.

For confidential consideration, please forward resume and cover letter to: kim.labarge@bourns.com

Equal Opportunity Employer
Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran

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The Bourns Automotive Division has played a leading role in the design, development and manufacture of potentiometric sensors since 1949. At our engineering centers in Riverside/California, Taufkirchen/Germany, and Auburn Hills/Michigan we develop and design an extensive range of customized automotive position, speed and torque sensors. These products are manufactured in Ajka/Hungary, Chihuahua & Tijuana/Mexico and Xiamen/China.

Our research and development work combined with close collaboration with customers help to ensure that our products meet the highest standards set for the automotive industry. Using state-of-the-art development software and world-class production methods, Bourns can provide innovative and cost-effective solutions to customer applications.

This position will be responsible for all sales and customer support activities for all Bourns products for assigned customers’ automotive markets. Must be able to develop and maintain strong relationships with customers, sales team, program management and the plants. In this position you will:

  • Achieve the agreed upon sales objectives for the assigned products in the assigned markets.
  • Demonstrate proven sales prospecting, relationship building, and related sales activities with specific focus on the following:
    • New product sales growth at both new & existing customers
    • Maximize profit margins associated with existing products & customer relationships
  • Develop Annual Business Plan projections for the assigned accounts. Must be able to think on both strategic and tactical levels.
  • Provide customer support and account maintenance, for the assigned customers in assigned automotive markets, to achieve customer loyalty.
  • Coordinate and communicate project requirements to the appropriate people within Bourns (Sales, Engineering, and Manufacturing) and provide feedback to the customer as required.
  • Keep informed of internal engineering and manufacturing activities, including design, drawing, and program reviews and “project requirements.”
  • Ensure customer satisfaction pertaining to Bourns organizational disposition of customer engineering activities, including design, drawing, and program reviews, testing, root cause analysis, field test failures, plant issues, and cost reduction initiatives. However, the above activities are the ultimate responsibility of each Bourns individual quality, design, manufacturing disciplines. The main focus of this position is sales growth.
  • Coordinate customer satisfaction with timely quotations and prototype deliveries for customer programs.
  • Obtain and communicate market information on current or potential products or future programs with Bourns management.
  • Maintain compliance to current ISO standards, IATF 16949 and customer specific requirements as applicable. Support, promote, and perform in a manner consistent with High Performance teams, continuous improvement goals, and values of Bourns Automotive Division.
Minimum Requirements:
  • Bachelor's degree.
  • A minimum of 3 – 5 years relevant work experience in the automotive market, preferably in sensors and electronics technology. Experience in automotive sales with a proven history in successful sales growth and prospecting.
  • Must have a team selling approach to the job. Must be familiar with Strategic Selling concept and able to put it into action.
  • Experience in high volume manufacturing.
  • Proficiency in use of networking/prospecting programs like: LinkedIn, Spoke, Jigsaw, data.com.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel and Power Point is a must.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills to develop and maintain strong relationships with customers, sales team, program management and the plants.
  • Excellent team building skills and knows how to motivate others throughout the organization. Needs to take hard measures to ensure maximum results for the Bourns Automotive Division and Bourns overall.
  • Possess out of the box thinking attitude.
  • Flexibility and high energy level required
  • Must possess and maintain a Valid Driver's License.
This position is located at the Auburn Hills, Michigan office. Bourns offers a competitive compensation and benefit package including 401(k) with company match, profit sharing and retirement savings plan, education reimbursement, paid vacation, holidays, plus comprehensive medical and dental benefits.

 

For confidential consideration, please forward resume and cover letter to: kim.labarge@bourns.com

Equal Opportunity Employer
Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran

Principals only. Recruiters, please don't contact this job poster.
Please do not contact job poster about other services, products or commercial interests.

The Bourns Automotive Division has played a leading role in the design, development and manufacture of potentiometric sensors since 1949. At our engineering centers in Riverside/California, Taufkirchen/Germany, and Auburn Hills/Michigan we develop and design an extensive range of customized automotive position, speed and torque sensors. These products are manufactured in Ajka/Hungary, Chihuahua & Tijuana/Mexico and Xiamen/China.

Our research and development work combined with close collaboration with customers help to ensure that our products meet the highest standards set for the automotive industry. Using state-of-the-art development software and world-class production methods, Bourns can provide innovative and cost-effective solutions to customer applications.

The Program Manager position leads and manages programs from concept through the life of the project. In this position you will:

  • Lead and manage programs from concept through the life of the project using the company C to C process. Specific responsibilities within the process are:
    • Arrange Gate Review Meetings and document the results.
    • Organize sub-task meetings to support the Gate reviews.
    • Coordinate and communicate project requirements.
    • Document Executive Summary updates.
    • Document and manage Macro Product Launch Timelines.
    • Facilitate Product Cost Estimates and document updates in coordination with the Product Line Manager.
    • Facilitate Financial Summaries and document updates.
    • Facilitate Program comparisons of Actual VS Quoted.
    • Track and document Program Status.
  • Maintain all pertinent records for items described above as required by company procedures.
  • Coordinate information flow with respect to program/product changes between the customer, sales, product development, purchasing, operations, and Product Line Manager.
  • Support Business Reviews and Customer Technical reviews as required.
  • Perform detailed evaluation of program opportunities outlining all potential external risks and opportunities and communicate to the appropriate management team.
  • Communicate program concerns as deemed necessary (technical, financial, resource, timing, etc.) to the management team.
  • Monitor program performance metrics and support Continual Improvement efforts as well as Product and Process changes.
  • Maintain compliance to current ISO standards, IATF 16949 and customer specific requirements as applicable. Support, promote, and perform in a manner consistent with High Performance teams, continuous improvement goals, and values of Bourns Automotive Division.
Minimum Requirements:
  • Bachelor's Degree
  • Minimum of five years of relevant work experience.
  • Experience in high volume manufacturing of automotive electro-mechanical products preferred.
  • High level of problem-solving experience.
  • Demonstrated knowledge and ability to generate product costing.
  • Intermediate MS Office suite.
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks, organize and prioritize work-load crucial.
  • Ability to lead and participate in cross-functional and geographically diverse teams to achieve objectives. Has excellent team building skills and knows how to effectively engage others throughout the organization
  • Ability to travel domestic and/or international as needed.
This position is located at the Auburn Hills, Michigan office.

Bourns offers a competitive compensation and benefit package including 401(k) with company match, profit sharing and retirement savings plan, education reimbursement, paid vacation, holidays, plus comprehensive medical and dental benefits.

For confidential consideration, please forward resume and cover letter to: kim.labarge@bourns.com

Equal Opportunity Employer
Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran

Principals only. Recruiters, please don't contact this job poster.
Please do not contact job poster about other services, products or commercial interests.

The Bourns Automotive Division has played a leading role in the design, development and manufacture of potentiometric sensors since 1949.  At our engineering centers in Riverside/California, Taufkirchen/Germany, and Auburn Hills/Michigan we develop and design an extensive range of customized automotive position, speed and torque sensors.  These products are manufactured in Ajka/Hungary, Chihuahua & Tijuana/Mexico and Xiamen/China.

Our research and development work combined with close collaboration with customers help to ensure that our products meet the highest standards set for the automotive industry. Using state-of-the-art development software and world-class production methods, Bourns can provide innovative and cost-effective solutions to customer applications.

The Product Engineer-Electrical will participate in design and development of smart sensor technologies in the application areas of automotive steering, torque, transmissions, chassis ride height and wheel speed.  
In this position you will:

  • Work with customers in defining new products, generating proposals, developing project plans and validation specifications.
  • Design and develop magnetic sensors using Hall and MR technologies.
  • Evaluate magnet materials and geometry.
  • Responsible for analog and digital design from concept to production.
  • Evaluate and select appropriate magnetic sensing ICs, analog and digital interface components and potentially ASICs for high volume, low cost products.
  • Test and debug electronic and magnetic circuits.
  • Consider environmental aspects during the design. In particular temperature, external magnetic disturbances and EMC.
  • Simulate sensor behavior using advanced CAE tools.
  • Create and maintain engineering documentation such as bills of material, D/PFMEA, FTA, process flows, specifications, procedures, and other types of engineering documentation.
  • Uses common automotive design tools for circuit design, requirements capture, circuit analysis, diagnostics and module communication.
  • Identify, track, and resolve open issues (internal and customer driven) for products under development and in production.
  • Perform prototype product failure analysis on customer returns, scrap & DV/PV parts and report results.
  • Establish and maintain key customer engineering contacts and promote Bourns engineering and manufacturing capabilities.
  • Interface with peers, technical resources outside of the company (universities, professors, etc.), suppliers, and customers.
  • Follow the company established development process, Concept to Customer.
  • Maintain compliance to current ISO standards, IATF 16949 and customer specific requirements as applicable. Support, promote, and perform in a manner consistent with High Performance teams, continuous improvement goals, and values of Bourns Automotive Division.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering
  •  3- 5 years related experience.
  • Automotive Electronic and PCB design experience.
  • Working knowledge of magnetic components, materials and theory preferable
  • Familiarity with sensor interfaces (SENT, PWM, Analog, PSI5, AK) desirable
  • Ability to perform advanced engineering mathematics and analysis. Knowledge of relevant tools such as Excel, Labview and/or Maxwell Ansys desirable.
  • Experience in high volume manufacturing.
  • High level of problem solving experience.
  • Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists.
  • Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram or schedule form.
  • Intermediate MS Office suite.
  • Ability to work in teams and independently.

This position is located at the Auburn Hills, Michigan office.

Bourns offers a competitive compensation and benefit package including 401(k) with company match, profit sharing and retirement savings plan, education reimbursement, paid vacation, holidays, plus comprehensive medical and dental benefits.

For confidential consideration, please forward resume and cover letter to:  kim.labarge@bourns.com

Equal Opportunity Employer
Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran

Principals only. Recruiters, please don't contact this job poster.

Please do not contact job poster about other services, products or commercial interests.

The Bourns Automotive Division has played a leading role in the design, development and manufacture of potentiometric sensors since 1949. At our engineering centers in Riverside/California, Taufkirchen/Germany, and Auburn Hills/Michigan we develop and design an extensive range of customized automotive position, speed and torque sensors. These products are manufactured in Ajka/Hungary, Chihuahua & Tijuana/Mexico and Xiamen/China.

Our research and development work combined with close collaboration with customers help to ensure that our products meet the highest standards set for the automotive industry. Using state-of-the-art development software and world-class production methods, Bourns can provide innovative and cost-effective solutions to customer applications.

The Sr. Test Development Engineer position plans, designs, and leads EE development, and evaluation of electronic test equipment, and systems for automotive sensing products.

In this position you will:

  • Apply broad knowledge of; Engineering, Quality, Validation, Testing, and Measurement Systems Analysis to design and develop complex test equipment of high engineering content.
  • Review and identify test equipment need for existing and new product development opportunities based on customer supplied requirements. (RFQ’s)
  • Develops the appropriate test and data acquisition technology to organize functional system development along with the ME Test Development Engineer for budget and timing planning in support of development projects.
  • Development of NI LabVIEW graphical programming-based software for the testing of electronic systems.
  • Selection of appropriate test system controls to meet design requirements.
  • Upon award of business, along with ME Test Development Engineer, oversees the design, procurement and assembly of Electrical portion of the test systems with the assistance of Validation Engineer, Technicians, Designers, and Students to support the program timing.
  • Establishes and execute the plan for test system qualification and release to the Central Test Lab personnel.
  • Create and maintain engineering documentation such as bills of material, specifications, test procedures, and usage manuals or work instructions as related to developed test equipment.
  • Identify, track and resolve open issues for test projects under development.
  • Review and identify changes to detailed drawing sets and specifications from system design concept stage through release for use at the component and assembly level. Define and oversee statistical analyses such as GR&R to verify system conformance/capabilities are performed.
  • Perform test system failure analysis on new and existing test equipment and reports results.
  • Coordinate efforts with customer, and manufacturing engineering to provide necessary technical support for End-of-Line testing as required.
  • Interface with peers, technical resources outside of the company (university professors, etc.), vendors and customers.
  • Coordinate and direct external sources of test system development to ensure equipment requirements, budget, and timing are defined. Coordinate with purchasing for order and delivery.
  • Meet the requirements of the Concept to Customer (C to C) System.
  • Maintain compliance to current ISO standards, IATF 16949 and customer specific requirements and Bourns product development processes as applicable. Support, promote, and perform in a manner consistent with High Performance teams, continuous improvement goals, and values of Bourns Automotive Division.
Minimum Requirements:
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering.
  • Minimum 5-7 years related experience.
  • Experience in test equipment development for validation of electrical devices.
  • Electromechanical design experience
  • Test system design experience
  • Experience with NI LabView is required
  • Knowledge of communication interfaces such as CAN, LIN, SENT, PSI5, is preferred
  • High level of problem-solving experience.
  • Ability to perform advanced mathematical calculations.
  • Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variable in situations where only limited standardization exists.
  • Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram or schedule form.
  • Intermediate MS Office suite.
  • Ability to work in teams and independently.
  • Ability to work effectively with team members and delegate work to achieve objectives.
  • Ability to mentor, train, assign and/or direct activities of a variety of individuals including peers, technicians, and students.
This position is located at the Auburn Hills, Michigan office.

Bourns offers a competitive compensation and benefit package including 401(k) with company match, profit sharing and retirement savings plan, education reimbursement, paid vacation, holidays, plus comprehensive medical and dental benefits.

For confidential consideration, please forward resume and cover letter to: kim.labarge@bourns.com

Equal Opportunity Employer
Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran

Principals only. Recruiters, please don't contact this job poster.
Please do not contact job poster about other services, products or commercial interests.

The Bourns Automotive Division has played a leading role in the design, development and manufacture of potentiometric sensors since 1949. At our engineering centers in Riverside/California, Taufkirchen/Germany, and Auburn Hills/Michigan we develop and design an extensive range of customized automotive position, speed and torque sensors. These products are manufactured in Ajka/Hungary, Chihuahua & Tijuana/Mexico and Xiamen/China..

Our research and development work combined with close collaboration with customers help to ensure that our products meet the highest standards set for the automotive industry. Using state-of-the-art development software and world-class production methods, Bourns can provide innovative and cost-effective solutions to customer applications.

The Systems Engineer position is responsible for capturing project/product requirements and documenting the requirements in a defined system (Polarion or similar) Identify completeness of project/product requirements and report out on requirement gaps. Assist with developing hardware and software requirements for sensor modules and verify the engineering implementation conforms to the established requirements. Lead DFMEA activities and assist with functional safety concepts and analysis which could include but not be limited to FTA, FMEDA, CCA and Interface analysis. Works with multiple sales, engineering and program management teams globally.

In this position you will:
  • Review customer specifications and requirements to capture Bourns' product requirements in Polarion or similar in collaboration with Customers, Product Engineers, Safety Managers, and other members of the Bourns Automotive development, sales, and marketing team.
  • Evaluate customer requirements to determine whether the defined requirements are sufficient and complete and make recommendations for improvements and solutions. Moderate the process for clarifying requirements between the customer and Bourns departments.
  • Defines allocation of requirements to hardware and software and identifies requirement attributes in accordance with ISO 26262.
  • Management and tracking of requirements throughout the development lifecycle, including change management.
  • Assist the Product Engineering Lead and other members of the development team in defining the verification and validation tests to ensure that defined test cases adequately cover the requirements.
  • Creates the End-of-Line Test (EOLT) Method Specification to define the desired calibration and test flow characteristics needed to calibrate and test the sensor at the EOLT.
  • Tracking of verification status through the generation of Requirements Traceability Matrices and associated statistics.
  • Teamwork in the creation of security concepts and security analyses including FTA, FMEDA, CCA, interface analysis etc.
  • Preparation of requirements for external development partners and support the discussion and resolution of open issues with the development partners.
  • Conduct and moderate DFMEA meetings, capture DFMEA status with APIS, report out on DFMEA to customer and track any DFMEA open issues to resolution.
  • Works in teams and independently to communicate development status and results to the product team and management.
  • Works with Program Management to ensure customer timelines are achieved.
  • Assist with the preparation of responses to RFQ's as needed.
  • Maintain compliance to current ISO standards, IATF-16949, customer specific requirements and Bourns product development processes as applicable. Support, promote, and perform in a manner consistent with high performance teams, continuous improvement goals, and values of Bourns Automotive.
Minimum Requirements:
  • Bachelor's Degree in Physics, Electrical Engineering, or Mechanical Engineering. Master's Degree preferred
  • A minimum of three years of relevant automotive work experience.
  • Experience with formal requirements definition processes and methods
  • Knowledge of established Safety Concepts and analysis methods
  • Experience with Polarion or similar requirements capture system. (Doors, etc.)
  • Familiarity with Automotive OEM program timing process, procedures and reporting methods.
  • Experience with processes and methods of Functional Safety according to ISO26262
  • High level of problem-solving experience
  • Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variable in situations where only limited standardization exists.
  • Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions. Ability to interpret an extensive variety of technical instructions in mathematical or diagram form.
  • Intermediate MS Office suite.
  • Ability to work in teams and independently.
  • Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations.
This position is located at the Auburn Hills, Michigan office.

Bourns offers a competitive compensation and benefit package including 401(k) with company match, profit sharing and retirement savings plan, education reimbursement, paid vacation, holidays, plus comprehensive medical and dental benefits..

For confidential consideration, please forward resume and cover letter to: kim.labarge@bourns.com.

Equal Opportunity Employer
Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran.

Principals only. Recruiters, please don't contact this job poster.
Please do not contact job poster about other services, products or commercial interests..

The Bourns Automotive Division has played a leading role in the design, development and manufacture of potentiometric sensors since 1949. At our engineering centers in Riverside/California, Taufkirchen/Germany, and Auburn Hills/Michigan we develop and design an extensive range of customized automotive position, speed and torque sensors. These products are manufactured in Ajka/Hungary, Chihuahua & Tijuana/Mexico and Xiamen/China.

Our research and development work combined with close collaboration with customers help to ensure that our products meet the highest standards set for the automotive industry. Using state-of-the-art development software and world-class production methods, Bourns can provide innovative and cost-effective solutions to customer applications.

The Test Development Engineer position develops mechanical design for electro-mechanical test systems for evaluation of automotive sensing products. In this position you will:

  • Apply a range of knowledge of; Engineering, Quality, Validation, Testing, and Measurement Systems Analysis to design and develop test equipment of high engineering content.
  • Review and identify test equipment design ideas for existing and new product development opportunities based on customer supplied requirements. (RFQ's)
  • Develops the appropriate Mechanical Design to organize functional test system development along with the EE Test Development Engineer for budget and timing planning in support of development projects.
  • Upon award of business, along with EE Test Development Engineer, perform the mechanical design, procurement and assembly of Mechanical portion of the test systems with the assistance of Validation Engineer, Technicians, Designers, and Students to support the program timing.
  • Assists in execution of the plan for test system qualification and release to the Central Test Lab personnel.
  • Must be creative in solving technical mechanical problems with limited amount of data/information from component level through system level, supporting and assisting on projects where requested. May assist in activities to support the resolution of critical issues on existing product test systems.
  • Advises test and product design group of ideas and designs which have either; been developed and have proven merit, or have failed and should be avoided, using good engineering and business judgment. Contributes knowledge of lessons learned via design review activities of required test systems.
  • Identify, track, and resolve open issues for test projects under development.
  • Create and maintain engineering documentation such as bills of material, specifications, test procedures, and usage manuals or work instructions as related to developed test equipment.
  • Review and identify changes to detailed drawing sets and specifications from system design concept stage through release for use at the component and assembly level.
  • Supports GR&R to verify test system conformance/capabilities.
  • Perform test system failure analysis on new and existing test equipment and reports results as needed.
  • Coordinate efforts with customer, and manufacturing engineering to provide necessary technical support for Functional and End-of-Line testing as required.
  • Coordinate with external resources to ensure equipment requirements, budget, and timing are met. Coordinate with purchasing for order and delivery.
  • Meet the requirements of the Concept to Customer (C to C) System.
  • Maintain compliance to current ISO standards, IATF 16949 and customer specific requirements and Bourns product development processes as applicable. Support, promote, and perform in a manner consistent with High Performance teams, continuous improvement goals, and values of Bourns Automotive Division.
Minimum Requirements:
  • Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical Engineering
  • Minimum 3 years of related experience.
  • Experience in CAD system usage. NX, or SolidEdge preferred.
  • Experience in test equipment development for validation of electro-mechanical devices preferred
  • Electro-mechanical product design experience a plus.
  • Familiarity and capability with Small machine shop equipment a plus (Mill, Lathe, Drill Press, etc.)
  • Ability to perform advanced mathematical calculations.
  • Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variable in situations where only limited standardization exists.
  • Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram or schedule form.
  • Intermediate MS Office suite.
  • Ability to work in teams and independently.
This position is located at the Auburn Hills, Michigan office.

Bourns offers a competitive compensation and benefit package including 401(k) with company match, profit sharing and retirement savings plan, education reimbursement, paid vacation, holidays, plus comprehensive medical and dental benefits.

For confidential consideration, please forward resume and cover letter to: kim.labarge@bourns.com

Equal Opportunity Employer
Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran

Principals only. Recruiters, please don't contact this job poster.
Please do not contact job poster about other services, products or commercial interests.



Logan, UT
Bourns, Inc., Ceramics
693 West 1700 South
Logan, UT 84321

Openings

Bourns, Inc., a leading global supplier of reliable, high quality electronic components and solutions, offers exciting and challenging careers for growth-oriented professionals. Our goal is to satisfy our worldwide customer base while achieving sound growth with strong application solutions based on technological products of innovative design, superior quality, and exceptional value.

We are seeking an EH&S Coordinator to perform a combination of tasks to coordinate and administer the duties and responsibilities of the EHS (Environmental, Health, and Safety) regulations.

This role has the following accountabilities:
  • Internal inspections; assist inspectors from various agencies (City, State and Federal).
  • Conducts periodic materials inventory and maintains records; prepares required reports.
  • Conducts and coordinates training for hazardous materials, environmental/safety. management topics e.g., Hazard communication, first aid/CPR, lockout/tagout, forklift training.
  • Oversee the local hazardous waste management program.
  • Oversees the universal waste management program
  • Prepares and submits the required documents and reports to address air emissions issues and obtain required permits.
  • Oversees the wastewater permit management, testing and mandatory agency and Corporate reporting.
  • Monitors chemical inventory and Tier II requirements and required reporting.
  • Team member for planning, preparation, training, and response for emergency preparedness/response
  • As the Chairperson of the Plant Safety Committee schedule and lead the regular Committee meetings, prepare and publish meeting minutes, and ensure Safety Committee responsibilities are met.
  • 11. Secures and updates Safety Data Sheets for all chemicals used in facility.
  • Maintains all records for EHS programs.
  • Stays current on all EHS regulations affecting Logan operations.
  • Maintains the facility security and fire warning system with company provider and control the interface and administrative lists.
  • Maintains and control employee identification, entry, and time system interface cards.
  • Other duties as assigned.
If you have the right experience along with the ability to work effectively with a globally distributed, multi-culture team we want to talk with you. The right candidate should have the following training and experience: Education:
  • Bachelor's Degree preferred in a relevant field.
Training and Experience:
  • Two or more years of experience in EH&S.
  • Proficiency in use of computer software such as MS Word, Excel, and Power Point.
  • A general understanding of all aspects of EH&S.
  • Broad understanding of federal, state and local labor laws.
This position is located at the Bourns' Manufacturing Plant in Logan, UT.

As a key member of the Manufacturing Team, you will have an opportunity to grow with the company and advance based on your results, performance, and hard work. We offer a competitive salary, benefits, and the ability to showcase your technical acumen. Please apply by e-mailing your resume, cover letter and salary requirement to our hiring office at: BournsHR.Riv@bourns.com
Visit our website at: www.bourns.com. EOE/Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran

Bourns, Inc., a leading global supplier of reliable, high quality electronic components and solutions, offers exciting and challenging careers for growth-oriented professionals. Our goal is to satisfy our worldwide customer base while achieving sound growth with strong application solutions based on technological products of innovative design, superior quality, and exceptional value.

We are seeking a Part-Time Human Resources Coordinator to be responsible for coordinating and administering the duties and responsibilities of the Human Resource department.

This role has the following accountabilities:
  • Prepare and maintains HR employee training, and medical files.
  • Under the direction of the HR Manager, ensures that all Corporate and Logan required training is issued, completed and tracked.
  • Compile and maintain manual and electronic documents, files and records (e.g., employee Human Resources records, medical files, etc.) to ensure information related to an employee's record is current, accurate and in compliance with Corporate and with established guidelines and legal requirements.
  • Conduct new hire orientation ensuring employees are knowledgeable of current company practices and administrative processes, as well as completion of forms
  • Perform record keeping and clerical functions (e.g., scheduling, copying, faxing, data inputting, and responding to written and verbal inquiries, etc.) to support the human resources department
  • Process documents, data and materials to disseminate information to appropriate parties.
  • Establish positive working relationships with managers at all levels of the organization and with employees to promote a professional work environment.
  • Maintain employee records in SuccessFactors Employee Central, to ensure that all
  • employee records and changes of status are done on time to ensure records are accurate and on time for payroll related processing.
  • Perform other related duties as assigned to ensure the efficient and effective functioning of the Human Resources department.
  • Support the processing of compensation surveys and develop resources for maintaining timely marketplace information to compile and report on data and other pay or performance-related information.
  • Support the completion of pay studies of exempt and non-exempt positions using a market-pricing evaluation system; document findings, provide recommendations for improvements and maintain records of validity of evaluation results.
  • Maintain and ensure the accurate and timely reporting of pay components and performance data from the HRIS and other systems.
If you have the right experience along with the ability to work effectively with a globally distributed, multi-culture team we want to talk with you. The right candidate should have the following training and experience: EDUCATION:
  • Bachelor's Degree in Human Resources or Business preferred.
TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE:
  • Requires one plus years of work experience in Human Resources with HRIS, information systems, recruiting and employee relations.
  • Proficiency in use of computer software such as MS Word, Excel, and Power Point. A general understanding of all aspects of HR and the ability to maintain confidential/sensitive information. Broad understanding of federal, state and local labor laws.
This position is located at the Logan, Utah Ceramics Plant.

As a key member of the Human Resources Team, you will have an opportunity to grow with the company and advance based on your results, performance, and hard work. We offer a competitive salary, benefits, and the ability to showcase your technical acumen. Please apply by e-mailing your resume, cover letter and salary requirement to our hiring office at: BournsHR.Riv@bourns.com

Visit our website at: www.bourns.com. EOE/Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran

Bourns, Inc., a leading global supplier of reliable, high quality electronic components and solutions, offers exciting and challenging careers for growth-oriented professionals. Our goal is to satisfy our worldwide customer base while achieving sound growth with strong application solutions based on technological products of innovative design, superior quality, and exceptional value.

Our Logan, Utah Ceramics Plant is seeking to fill the following part-time positions for the weekend shift 5:00AM-5:30 PM Saturday and Sunday:

  1. Weekend shift lead/technician
  2. QA auditor
  3. Two (2) laser operators
  4. Three (3) production operators
Tasks and Responsibilities
  1. Weekend shift lead/technician – This position will be a direct report to the main Section Supervisor who oversees production and priorities during the week. They will be responsible to set shift assignments and priorities as needed to accomplish the overall production need as defined by the Section Supervisor. They will also be required to have the skill and ability to set-up the active production equipment and maintain its normal operation. This would include dry press, kilns, cell sorter, and laser. It is also expected that this shift lead be capable of performing the required tasks and operations of the QA auditor and able to serve as a back-up if the need arises.
  2. The QA auditor is a direct report to the QA manager but is under the daily direction of the Weekend Shift Lead. This position is required to conduct in process audits during production and expected to verify conformity of finished product.
  3. Two laser operators are direct reports to the Section Supervisor but are under daily direction of the Weekend Shift Lead. They are tasked with preforming all production tasks needed to manufacture laser product through the area.
  4. Three production operators are direct reports to the Section Supervisor but are under daily direction of the Weekend Shift Lead. These operators will be tasked to perform operations in dry press, kiln operations, cleaning, cell sorting, and packaging as required and directed by supervision.
Please apply by e-mailing your resume, cover letter and salary requirement to our hiring office at: BournsHR.Riv@bourns.com Visit our website at www.bourns.com. Equal Opportunity Employer/Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran


Carrollton, TX
Bourns, Inc., Communications Division
4040 State Highway 121, Suite 120
Carrollton, TX 75010

Openings

Summary of Position:
  • Serve as Subject Matter Expert (SME) for IGBT's, Power Protection products, and related power applications
  • Drive design-in's for IGBT's and Circuit Protection products in power applications
  • Drive new product revenue of newly released IGBT and Power Protection products
Duties and Accountabilities (End Results Expected):
  1. Activities to secure Power Application design-in's (qualification of Bourns solutions):
    • Engage with key customers and focus accounts via Sales and FAE teams.
    • Provide technical and design assistance to Bourns power segment OEMs around the globe, partnering with Magnetics division to drive synergistic Power Conditioning, Power Management and Power Protection design-in activities.
    • Develop solutions meeting technical specifications and commercial requirements.
    • Proactively identify customer technical issues to determine correct solution selection, quality issues, etc. and engage proper product line resources to get issues resolved.
    • Proactively seek to improve the technical understanding of our customer's applications.
    • Select appropriate application block diagrams from previous use or generate new ones as needed to foster total solution sales.
    • Partner with Marcom to develop demand-creation technical marketing collateral for Bourns products and solutions through papers, videos, self-service tools, and other technical sales collateral material.
    • Publish technical papers in trade magazines and other vehicles.
    • Facilitate training to Sales, FAE's, representatives and distribution channel partners. This may include preparing and presenting technical information at conferences and trade shows.
  2. Activities to drive New Product Revenue:
    • Provide market intelligence and trends based on research and contacts with customer OEMs.
    • Identify gaps in the Bourns product portfolio by understanding customer needs at new and existing customers.
    • Identify and specify new product opportunities and document specific requirements to Product Management via new specifications, sketches, etc.
    • Participate in New Product Development as the technical liaison between the development team and the customer from identification to qualification and production.
    • Participate in Regulatory & Standards meetings as directed by management.
    • Attend trade shows. Collect and disseminate market intelligence relating to:
      • Competition behavior, activities and product releases;
      • Marketplace trends and developments;
      • Regulatory changes that may impact our business;
      • New competitors or customers;
      • Defining the characteristics of the products which best meet the demands of the marketplace regarding price, performance, and packaging.
  3. Other Activities:
    • Analyze technology trends and competitive landscape, track competitors' product releases.
    • Validate that data presented in data sheets is accurate.
    • Partner with management in preparation of sales support program strategies including collateral material, promotions, sales training programs, press release coordination and sample kits.
    • Partner with management in the preparation of annual sales and manufacturing plans.
  4. Coordinated execution of the Bourns Counselor Sales Process with global Sales and FAE teams.
  5. Perform other job-related duties as assigned.
Interpersonal Skills:
Demonstrated ability to make effective technical presentations and good technical/market knowledge is required to influence and advise Bourns customers in their selection process of Bourns solutions. Success comes from the ability to develop strong relationships with the engineering staffs at our customers. By providing high value technical engineering support, our customers can reduce the resources expended on circuit design while making their product more competitive.

 

Communications :
Oral:
Fluent in English; additional language skills a plus. This position requires customer-facing activities and thus requires excellent verbal communications skills. Ability to create and deliver effective technical presentations is required.

Written:
Excellent English writing skills are required to communicate ideas, issue instructions, and present technical concepts and solutions to all levels of employees, partners, customers and vendors.

Scheduling and Planning:
Must have ability to effectively prioritize projects, manage time and plan travel schedule accordingly.

Basic Job Requirements:
Education:

  • BSEE degree is required with a preference for MSEE. A degree in any engineering discipline, physics or science may be acceptable with adequate demonstration of electrical engineering experience and competence.
Training and Experience:
  • Strong background in power supply design is required.
  • Five years of previous work experience in power electronics is required.
  • Experience in IGBT / MOSFET product lines, circuit protection and/or power solutions will be a significant advantage.
  • Experience in board-level circuit design required. Consumer, Industrial or Automotive sector design experience is a major plus.
  • Detailed knowledge of power application design platforms and tools is essential.
  • Interpersonal skills and effective communication with customers and management is key.
Other Skills:
  • Time management and organizational skills.
  • Leadership, public speaking, and presentation skills.
  • Flexible and able to work in a fast-paced environment with periodic travel requirements.
  • Must have a strong work ethic and be culturally sensitive.
  • Demonstrated ability to find innovative solutions to overcome customer obstacles.
  • Familiar with Microsoft Suite including Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Project.
Equipment Operated:
Personal computer and office equipment.

Physical Effort:
The physical demands described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

​Europe


Germany:
Bourns Electronics GmbH
Eschenstr. 5
82024 Taufkirchen

Development Engineer Sensors (m/f/d)
Location: Taufkirchen / Munich Area 

Electrical Engineer (m/w/d)
Location: Taufkirchen / Munich Area 

HR Generalist (m/w/d)
Location: Taufkirchen / Munich Area 

Technical Project Manager (m/f/d)
Location: Taufkirchen / Munich Area 

Systems Engineer for the Advanced Engineering Team (m/w/d)
Location: Taufkirchen / Munich Area 

Systems Engineer (m/w/d)
Location: Taufkirchen / Munich Area 

Working Student PLD Steering (m/w/d)
Location: Taufkirchen / Munich Area 

Please visit our German recruitment microsite www.bourns-karriere.de for career opportunities and more information.

 


Germany:
Kaschke Components GmbH
Rudolf-Winkel-Str. 6
37079 Göttingen



Hungary

Bourns Kft.
Hársfa ú. 9
H-8400 Ajka
Hungary

Openings

This is the opportunity for you, if:
  • You have a reliable and conscientious personality,
  • You are accurate with time and with handling data, and
  • You would like to be a part of this enthusiastic team developing automotive steering sensors for the future.
Your daily responsibilities will be:
  • Designing, planning and prototyping electronic components, products and systems.
  • Preparing cost estimates and specifications for assigned project.
  • Performing the analyses to develop design options or recommendations. Facing and solving complicated problems.
  • Performing the setup of database and job-related programming for computer-based systems.
  • Coordinating trials for new models, operations, equipment, materials and quality in Company factories.
  • Advising and giving technical support to production areas in the evaluation of process deficiencies, process changes, modifications and customer field failures.
  • An openess to travel to domestic or foreign locations of the Company or its customers or suppliers to work in an office, laboratory or production environment to analyze and solve engineering-related issues.
  • Providing leadership and support to temporarily assigned engineers and other employees in group settings.
  • Reporting about your work, making technical presentations.
You are the ideal candidate if:
  • You have an electrical engineer degree,
  • You acquired fluency in English (this is a must for this position!), and also speak Hungarian,
  • You have approximately 4+ years of experience in product development, project management in the automotive industry (preferably with sensors or similar products), applying new technologies,
  • You have the ability to work independently, to prioritize projects, multi-task and meet deadlines,
  • You are skilled in reading and interpreting engineering drawings,
  • You are experienced with most of the following tools and processes: IATF 16949, PPAP, APQP, G8D, APIS-DFMEA, Altium Designer, Labview, Matlab,
  • You are great in statistical analyses, using software tools and spreadsheets,
  • You are able to convey ideas, concepts and detailed technical analysis to team members, supervisors, customers, and suppliers in a clear and understandable manner, and
  • You are resilient, customer-oriented and a great team worker.
Tasks:
  • Responsible for FEM simulations of sensor assemblies and sub-assemblies.
  • Responsibility for CAE simulations of current and new product designs to provide design direction, identify cost-effective solutions, meet customer requirements, and reduce test effort and development time.
  • Execution and reporting of numerical calculations in the fields of static/dynamic structural analysis and magnetic field simulations with an option for a later extension to fluid and acoustic fields.
  • Provides direction and problem solving assistance to any and all parties involved in the new product implementation.
  • Definition and organization of simulation tasks for personal and team member work and independent work on multiple engineering projects.
  • Reviews and approves project reports written by other team members on assigned projects.
  • Numerical aided mechanical and magnetic concept creation and optimization in cooperation with internal departments for improved sensor systems.
  • Cooperation with the testing department by virtual testing, test concept creation and validation of simulation results.
  • Supports, promotes, and performs in a manner consistent with high performance teams, continuous improvement goals, and values of Bourns Automotive Division.
Expectations:
  • Education: Bsc Eng Msc Eng with a preference for mechanical and plastic engineering
  • Experience with FEA/FEM concepts, methods and software (preferably ANSYS)
  • Material theory knowledge, especially for plastics and metal materials
  • Well-founded knowledge in mechanical design, basic knowledge in magnetic, thermal, fluid, and acoustic field simulation

Our mission is to satisfy our EMEA customer base while achieving sound growth with strong application solutions based on technological products of innovative design, superior quality and exceptional value.

We commit ourselves to excellence; to the continuous improvement of our people, technologies, systems, products and services; to industry leadership; and to the highest level of integrity.

Maintaining high customer satisfaction is the key responsibility of our back office teams in Veszprém . We are handling all arising requests regarding our products for all European markets taking price offers, monitoring market trends, supporting our sales colleagues (Inside Sales team), administering orders, handling aleatory complaints (Customer Service team). And keeping daily contact with our customers and distributors, analyzing and explaining sales related data, trends, and creating various reports (Sales Data team).

In order to better fulfill our European customers’ needs we are seeking a Sales Data Coordinator to our Sales Data team based in the EMEA Sales HQ in Veszprém.

Your tasks will be:
  • Handling standard reporting (booking/shipments, POS)
  • Replying to incoming requests for data/reports
  • Responsibility for all commission calculations in EMEA
  • Analyzing and explaining sales related data, trends, etc.
  • Maintaining various reports and proactively providing relevant information
  • Continuous improvement of informational value of sales data
  • Regular communication with our Area, Regional and VP Sales Managers and Sales Data team
Expectations:
  • Degree in commercial discipline or equivalent education,
  • Fluency in English,
  • Excellent skills in MS Excel, PowerBi and Tableau
  • Experience with MS SQL/VBA or any other reporting software is a plus
  • An easily accessible and very open, communicative personality
  • Highly service and detail-oriented attitude
  • Ability to work independently, to prioritize projects, multi-task and meet deadlines
  • Reviews customer specifications and document requirements in Polarion or similar.
  • Reviews requirements and determines if they are sufficient and contain the necessary information required to complete a design concept and/or respond to a customer request for quotation. Where information is not sufficient, notifies the responsible Bourns product engineer.
  • Identifies for product development hardware and software requirements and further identifies requirement attributes which apply to ISO 26262.
  • Manages and tracks requirements through the development life cycle including any change management pertaining to the product design.
  • Support chief engineers and their development team along with validation and test engineers with validation test strategies to ensure that defined test cases sufficiently cover the project’s documented requirements.
  • Tracking of verification status through the generation of requirements traceability matrices and associated statistics.
  • Works with the product development team on the creation of safety concepts and safety analyses including FTA, FMEDA, CCA and Interface Analysis.
  • Preparation of requirements for external development partners and supports the discussion and resolution of open issues with the development partners.
  • Conducts and moderates DFMEA meetings, capture DFMEA status with APIS, reports out on DFMEA to customer and tracks any DFMEA open issues to resolution.
  • Works in teams and independently to communicate development status and results to the product team and management.
  • Works with Program Management to ensure customer timelines are achieved.
  • Works with document controls to ensure compliance to agreed upon practices.
  • Interfaces with customer accounts as necessary.
  • Works with plant managers and plant program managers to successfully launch new products.
  • Maintains compliance to current TS 16949 and ISO 26262 standards and customer specific requirements, as applicable.
  • Supports, promotes, and performs in a manner consistent with high performance teams, continuous improvement goals, and values of the Bourns Automotive Division.
Feladatok
  • Vevői követelmények feldolgozása és rögzítése Polarion rendszerben
  • A követelmények értelmezése és elbírálása: tartalmazzák-e a megfelelő információkat annak érdekében, hogy a fejlesztési koncepció kialakítható legyen
  • Részvétel a HW és SW, valamint biztonságtechnikai követelmények meghatározásában
  • A követelmények folyamatos monitorozása a termékfejlesztési folyamat során
  • Együttműködés a termékfejlesztési csapattal a termékbiztonsági konceptek és analízisek kidolgozása során
  • Részvétel DFMEA elkészítésében
Elvárások
  • Műszaki felsőfokú végzettség
  • Vevői követelmények feldolgozásában és értelmezésében szerzett legalább 3 éves tapasztalat
  • Polarion vagy más hasonló követelménykezelő rendszer ismerete (pl. Doors, stb)
  • ISO 26262 szabvány ismerete előny
  • Erős kommunikációképes angolnyelv-tudás
  • Autóipari szabványok ismerete
  • Elektronikai ismeretek
  • Multinacionális vállalatnál szerzett tapasztalat
  • Vilamosmérnök, Mechatronikai mérnök esetleg
  • 4-6 év autóipari tapasztalat
Miről szól a munka:
  • rendszermérnököt keresünk, aki vevői követelménykezeléssel foglalkozik, csomagokat tölt be-ki a rendszerben
  • delegálja a követelményeket a mérnököknek
  • Design- FMEA preparation
  • elején nagy munkát kell beletennie, míg felépíti , ő kezeli moderátorként a szoftvert
  • Projekt elején dolgozik, jellemzően, míg a design kialakul
  • Nem nagyon utazós, az utazási hajlandóság nem fontos
  • Heti 2x Home office
Elvárt ismeretek: Vevői követelénykezelés, application engineer, D-FMEA ismeret, complaint matrix-tudja mit jelent, ISO 26262 Function safety tapasztalat

Előny: Quality tool-okkal, ha képben van.



UK

Bourns Ltd.
East Site, Manton Lane
Bedford MK41 7BJ
United Kingdom

Openings

  1. BASIC PURPOSE:
    • Performs and co-ordinates the repair of machinery used in semi-conductor processing Interfaces with the Equipment Engineering Supervisor and Operations manager, working flexible hours as needed to support a 24x7 manufacturing environment.
  2. DUTIES AND ACCOUNTABILITIES (End Results Expected):
    1. To sustain, evaluate and improve uptimes of wafer fab processing equipment.
    2. Communicate with EE Supervisor, Process engineers and Process operators.
    3. Identify and implement cost reduction projects.
    4. Maintain a working knowledge of safety policies and regulations to ensure duties of self and others are performed in a safe manner.
    5. Maintain >80% uptime of key process tools.
    6. Conduct preventative maintenance on Epitaxial and Ion beam implanters.
    7. Fault find and repair machine tool PCBs & components
  3. INTERPERSONAL SKILLS:
    • Provides direction to technician level personnel and provides support/assistance to Manufacturing Shift Leaders and manufacturing support personnel
    • Good interpersonal skills; ability to build credibility quickly.
  4. COMMUNICATIONS:
    • ORAL: Excellent verbal skills required to convey work instruction, fault characteristics and diagnosis to all levels of employees, onsite engineering support and OEM tool suppliers.
    • WRITTEN: Excellent written skills required to issue work instructions and present ideas, concepts, and solutions to all levels of employees, subcontractors, suppliers via email, memos, graphs, charts, etc.
  5. SCHEDULING AND PLANNING:
    • Plans, schedules and directs all assigned project activities. Involved in short-term and long-range planning activities.
  6. BASIC JOB REQUIREMENTS:
    • EDUCATION: Minimum HNC/HND from an accredited 3-year college or university in Engineering, Science, Mathematics or Material Science, or equivalent education, training and experience.
    • TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE: Demonstrated ability to perform the above functions, combined with progressive Engineering experience and the proven capability to effectively support, sustain and drive forward Continuous Improvement initiatives.
    • SPECIFIC KNOWLEDGE AND EXPERIENCE: Knowledge of wafer fab processes within the semiconductor industry.
    • OTHER SKILLS:
      • Time management and organizational skills. Capable of managing own work and deliverables with little supervision. A strong team player, detail oriented, performs well under pressure.
      • Flexible and able to work in a demanding environment, Working alternate early and late shift.
      • Creative thinking; challenge the old ways and seek better ways of doing things.
  1. BASIC PURPOSE:
    • Performs, co-ordinates and manages projects relating to semi-conductor products, processes or systems for improved performance, quality, reliability and profitability. Relentlessly drives for yield/quality improvement, cycle time reduction, cost reduction and capacity improvement projects. Interface with the Operations group, Equipment Engineering and other engineering groups to address cross-functional yield and other challenges at the Bedford plant, working flexible hours as needed to support a 24x7 manufacturing environment.
  2. DUTIES AND ACCOUNTABILITIES (End Results Expected):
    1. All project work associated with supporting wafer fab upgrades.
    2. To sustain, evaluate and improve current wafer fab processes in a high-volume operation.
    3. Deliver robust solutions to new process development needs.
    4. Understand process interactions to improve process control, production yield and product quality.
    5. Communicate with all Process areas, Equipment Engineering and other Operational groups.
    6. Use experimental design to drive yield, quality and cycle time improvements.
    7. Identification and reduction of yield and defect issues.
    8. Identify and implement cost reduction projects.
    9. Support and work with Design group to develop new product and processes.
    10. Maintain a working knowledge of safety policies and regulations to ensure duties of self and others are performed in a safe manner.
  3. INTERPERSONAL SKILLS:
    • Provides direction to technician level personnel and provides support/assistance to manufacturing Shift Leaders and manufacturing support personnel. Directs project(s), program(s) and/or engineering team(s). Good interpersonal skills; ability to build credibility quickly.
  4. COMMUNICATIONS:
    • ORAL: Excellent verbal skills required to communicate instructions and present ideas, concepts, and solutions to all levels of employees, suppliers, and customers, worldwide.
    • WRITTEN: Excellent written skills required to issue instructions and present ideas, concepts, and solutions to all levels of employees, suppliers and customers via letters, email, fax, memos, graphs, charts, etc.
  5. SCHEDULING AND PLANNING:
    • Plans, schedules and directs all assigned project activities. Involved in short-term and long-range planning activities.
  6. ANNUAL OPERATING BUDGET:
  7. BASIC JOB REQUIREMENTS:
    • EDUCATION: Degree level from an accredited 3-year college or university in Engineering, Science, Mathematics or Material Science, or equivalent education, training and experience. MBA or Engineering Management degree would be advantageous.
    • TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE: Demonstrated ability to perform the above functions, combined with progressive Engineering experience and the proven capability to effectively support, sustain and drive forward Continuous Improvement initiatives.
    • SPECIFIC KNOWLEDGE AND EXPERIENCE: Knowledge of wafer fab processes within the semiconductor industry.
      • Good general knowledge and experience with Semiconductor Wafer Fab processes
      • Good understanding of process characterization and optimization using DOE techniques
      • Excellent problem solving and analytical skills
      • Good verbal, written and interpersonal skills
      • Strong teamwork skills and experience
      • Good project management skills
      • Ability to document processes and procedures to ensure and maintain process capability and repeatability
      • In-depth understanding of Statistical Process Control
      • Experience of working effectively with material and equipment suppliers, subcontractors and service engineers
    • OTHER SKILLS:
      • Time management and organizational skills. Capable of managing own work and deliverables with little supervision. A strong team player, detail oriented, performs well under pressure.
      • Flexible and able to work in a demanding environment, and to travel as required. Working primarily day shift, but may be required to work alternate shifts as/when needed.
      • Creative thinking; challenge the old ways and seek better ways of doing things.
  1. BASIC PURPOSE:
    • Plans, coordinates, conducts and supervises assignments relating to the development of products, processes or systems for improved performance, quality, reliability and profitability. Develops major new product and process introduction with a high degree of complexity. Coordinates with Design, process and manufacturing engineering and is responsible for all aspects of the new product development process from customer interface to production implementation. Provides sustained engineering support for existing worldwide high-volume product lines, including support for worldwide Field Applications Engineering.
  2. DUTIES AND ACCOUNTABILITIES (End Results Expected):
    1. Work with Product Line Manager, sales and application engineers to create products that meet defined new product requirements.
    2. Demonstrate deep understanding of Semiconductor Physics and high level of competency with Design of Experiments, wafer fabrication technology and electrical testing to design, build and assess prototype products.
    3. Proficient user of Silvaco Computer Aided Design and layout tools
    4. Document and present proposals for new designs and design changes for review by the product development team and investigate any feedback on the product design to create an optimized device and process flow.
    5. Work as part of the new product introduction team to achieve successful release of new products into production.
    6. Personally performs complex and novel work assignments pertaining to device modeling development, and qualification of complex technology and products.
    7. Completes engineering documentation package including product data sheets, to support successful new product launch or product/process implementation IATF16949 standard or better.
    8. Performs and develops product characterization, test and failure analysis techniques supporting product development, enhancement, reliability and customer applications.
    9. Applies knowledge and experience of SPC, DOE, DFM, FMEA, six-sigma process in all products and processes.
    10. Advises on new ideas, robust design/processes.
    11. Provides engineering support for sustaining existing semiconductor products, of which we have a wide range, and ensuring that new products may be converted from development to production status.
    12. Provides technical training to new engineering or plant personnel and consultations to other departments, companies and business units.
    13. Ensures the early participation of process and manufacturing engineering, purchasing and other functions in the development process.
    14. Solves chronic problems (quality, performance and cost) related to products and processes using new materials, technologies, design, SPC, DOE or other techniques.
    15. Stay informed on trends and developments in the electronics and surge protection industry through trade publications, trade shows, seminars or outside studies; performs other related duties as required.
  3. INTERPERSONAL SKILLS:
    • Provides direction to technical engineering professionals and clerical support personnel. Directs project(s), program(s) and/or engineering team(s).
  4. COMMUNICATIONS:
    • ORAL: Excellent verbal skills required to communicate instructions and present ideas, concepts, and solutions to all levels of employees, suppliers, and customers, worldwide.
    • WRITTEN: Excellent written skills required to issue instructions and present ideas, concepts, and solutions to all levels of employees and suppliers via letters, email, memos, graphs, charts, etc.
  5. SCHEDULING AND PLANNING:
    • Plans, schedules and directs all assigned project activities. Involved in short-term and long-range planning activities.
  6. BASIC JOB REQUIREMENTS:
    • EDUCATION: Normally, graduation from an accredited three-year college or university with a degree in Engineering or Science required, or equivalent education, training and experience but could consider HNC/HND with relevant experience.
    • TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE: Demonstrated ability to perform the above functions, combined with progressive Engineering experience and the proven capability to design, develop and release products, processes or equipment of major scope and a high degree of complexity.
    • SPECIFIC KNOWLEDGE AND EXPERIENCE: Knowledge of surge protection technology with emphasis on semiconductor protection components. Engineering background in surge protective devices and a basic understanding of general application circuits that require protection. Knowledge of electrical measurement techniques used in the circuit protection industry. Experience working in circuit protection device characterization, test, reliability and failure analysis. Detailed knowledge of regulatory requirements and standards covering voltage and overcurrent protection (or similar experience in power electronic components).
    • OTHER SKILLS:
      • Time management and organizational skills. Capable of managing own work and deliverables with little supervision.
      • Flexible and able to work in a demanding environment, Working alternate early and late shift.
      • Creative thinking; challenge the old ways and seek better ways of doing things.

Asia Pacific

Taipei, Taiwan

Bourns Asia Pacific Inc., Headquarters
11F, No. 146, Sung Jiang Road
Taipei, Taiwan, 104 R.O.C

Currently, there are no openings.


India

Openings

To apply, please e-mail your resume and cover letter to our Human Resources Department at: hr.recruit@bourns.com

SUMMARY OF POSITION:
  1. Assist the Bourns Sales team to grow our business with technical support and design assistance to customers located in India.
  2. Identify and specify new product opportunities to serve existing and emerging applications.
  3. Identify product gaps, product trends and new applications impacting our business.
PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
  1. Activities to achieve design-Ins (qualification of Bourns solutions):
    • Engage in direct contact at key customers and focus accounts, constantly pursuing deeper and stronger ties with the customer’s technical staff.
    • Discover customer unmet needs in current and developing programs. Determine technically and commercially viable solutions meeting these needs.
    • Contribute to the Bourns library of application solutions
    • Provide schematic level solutions/suggestions to customer.
    • Assist sales activities by suggesting needed product samples and following-up with the customer on their experience gained by using those samples.
    • Provide technical application solution training to distribution channel partners and customers. This may include preparing and presenting technical information at conferences and trade shows.
    • Engage distributors’ FAE/Sales team for assigned accounts/projects
    • Conduct monthly tracking and discussing projects with distributors.
  2. Other Activities:
    • Monthly activity reporting.
    • Perform other job-related duties as assigned.
    • Provide test reports, technical data and surveys from Web inquiries
    • Conduct technical/products seminars to customers and distributors
    • Knowledge on industrial and telecom standards like IEC, GR and ITU
QUALIFICATIONS NEEDED:
EDUCATION:
MSEE degree is preferred. A degree in any other engineering discipline, physics or science may be acceptable with appropriate electrical engineering experience.
TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE:
  • Experience in board-level design and analog electronics is required.
  • Telecom/Datacom design experience is a plus.
  • Experience in Circuit Protection solutions will be a significant advantage.
  • Detailed knowledge of assigned market’s design platforms and applications is essential.
  • Semiconductor and passive devices application support experience is a plus.
  • Knowledge of Telecom/Datacom market industry safety and performance standards (e.g. ITU, IEEE) is a plus.
OTHER SKILLS:
  • Time management and organizational skills
  • Leadership and presentation (public speaking) skills
  • Flexible and able to work in a fast-paced environment and travel frequently

Shanghai / Shenzhen China

Bourns Trading (Shanghai) Co., Ltd
Room 1111-1112, SCG Huihao Business Plaza, No. 88,
South Gujing Road, XuHui District Shanghai, P.R.C. 200235
+86 21 6482 1250

Currently, there are no openings.

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