Technical Steward Engineer Pcb/Ee

Novartis Pharmaceuticals Irvine , CA 92606

Posted 2 months ago

Job Description:

Building on its heritage of more than 70 years, Alcon, the global leader in eye care, is the second largest division of the Novartis Group with combined pro-forma sales of more than USD 10 billion in 2013. The division was formed by Novartis on April 8, 2011, following the closing of the merger between Alcon and Novartis. The new Alcon Division combines the product portfolios, commercialization capabilities, R&D and talent of Alcon, CIBA VISION and Novartis Ophthalmics. Today, Alcon has more than 25,000 employees with headquarters in Fort Worth, Texas, U.S.A. Alcon's three businesses - Surgical, Pharmaceutical and Vision Care - meet the diverse needs of eye care professionals and patients offering the widest spectrum of eye care products with operations in 75 countries and products available in 180 markets. For more information, visit

The Manufacturing Technical Operations division residing in Irvine, CA specializes in Surgical Instrumentation. Alcon offers the industry's most complete line of ophthalmic surgical products, enabling surgeons to achieve the best results for their patients. Our surgical portfolio includes technologies and devices for cataract, retinal, glaucoma and refractive surgery, as well as advanced technology intraocular lenses (ATIOLs) to treat cataracts and refractive errors, like presbyopia and astigmatism. We also provide advanced viscoelastics, surgical solutions, surgical packs, and other disposable products for cataract and vitreoretinal surgery.

Alcon is currently seeking a Technical Steward PCB Engineer for the Manufacturing Technical Operations division located in Irvine, CA. In this role, the Engineer will be responsible for developing and supporting production of Printed Circuit Boards (PCB), from the simple to the complex in a high mix, low volume production line.

Primary Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Works with PCB production lines to resolve production issues and increase production capabilities

  • Specifies materials, equipment and tools required for completion of projects

  • Evaluates vendor capabilities to provide required products or services

  • Develops capability criteria, maintains production capability checklists and procedures, and resolves production issues

  • Assures Design For Manufacturing and Test (DFx) guidelines are followed, updated and aligned with industry standards

  • Understands, develops and performs reviews on PCB designs and drawings in preparation for fabrication and assembly

  • Creates Schematic and Printed Circuit Design layouts using Cadence Allegro PCB/CAD tools.

  • Works across the organizations to influence the development of the PCB assemblies and the products they go into

  • Works with PCB production lines to resolve production issues and increase production capabilities

  • Specifies materials, equipment and tools required for completion of projects

  • Evaluates vendor capabilities to provide required products or services

Employment Type


See if you are a match!

See how well your resume matches up to this job - upload your resume now.

Find your dream job anywhere
with the LiveCareer app.
Download the
LiveCareer app and find
your dream job anywhere

Boost your job search productivity with our
free Chrome Extension!

lc_apply_tool GET EXTENSION

Similar Jobs

Want to see jobs matched to your resume? Upload One Now! Remove
PCB Design Engineer

Tyvak, A Terran Orbital Corporation

Posted 1 week ago

VIEW JOBS 11/12/2018 12:00:00 AM 2019-02-10T00:00 <p>Tyvak Nano-Satellite Systems Inc., a Terran Orbital company, is seeking a motivated and experienced PCB Designer to work onsite at our Irvine, CA location. Tyvak is a leading worldwide provider of nano-satellite and micro-satellite vehicles, services, and solutions to Commercial and Government customers. </p><p>As an PCB Designer, the candidate will work within a multidisciplinary team to design and document complex printed circuit boards. </p><p>Specific tasks and responsibilities will include:</p><ul> <li>Design printed circuit boards that conform to electrical, and mechanical requirements.</li> <li>Create fabrication and assembly data / drawings required for manufacture, assembly and testing.</li> <li>Ability to read and interpret electronic schematics.</li> <li>Develop design rules based on project requirements.</li> <li>Apply DFx constraints to designs for maximum reliability and lowest cost.</li> <li>Work independently with minimal supervision.</li> </ul><p><br></p><p><strong>Requirements</strong></p><ul> <li>5+ years PCB design experience</li> <li>Expert level proficiency with Altium Designer</li> <li>High speed digital and RF experience</li> <li>Proficient with the data exchange between Altium and other CAD tools.</li> <li>IPC Certified Interconnect Designer (Basic minimum, advanced preferred)</li> <li>Excellent communication skills both written and oral. Must be able to convey technical information clearly and efficiently.</li> <li>Proficient with Office tools (Excel, Power Point, Word, etc)</li> </ul><p>Desired Skills and Experience:</p><ul><li>Certified SolidWorks Associate (CSWA) or higher</li></ul><p><strong>Benefits</strong></p><p>Tyvak Nano Satellite Systems is a leading worldwide provider of nano- and micro-satellite vehicles, services, and solutions. Nanosatellites are a disruptor in the space technology realm and provide increased capabilities at a fraction of the cost of larger satellites. Being a part of the team at Tyvak means you will be able to see the impact of your work, partner alongside other smart engineers from a number of disciplines, and take pride in the satellites we watch. </p><ul> <li><i>Salary and benefits are market competitive.</i></li> </ul><ul> <li><strong>100% paid PPO medical benefits plan for eligible employees + family. </strong></li> </ul><p><i>To comply with U.S. Government space technology export regulations, applicant must be a U.S. citizen, lawful permanent resident of the U.S., protected individual as defined by 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3), or eligible to obtain the required authorizations from the U.S. Department of State.</i> </p><p><strong><i>Terran Orbital/Tyvak is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin/ethnicity, age, veteran status, disability status, mental or physical disability, or any other legally protected status.</i></strong></p> Tyvak, A Terran Orbital Corporation Irvine CA

Technical Steward Engineer Pcb/Ee

Novartis Pharmaceuticals