Manufacturing Engineer II

Job ID #:  1651
Company:  Evident
Posting Date:  May 30, 2024



Are you looking for a company that cares about people’s lives and health, including yours? At EVIDENT, we help make people’s lives healthier, safer and more fulfilling, every day.


Let’s inspire healthier lives, together.

Job Description

The successful candidate will take on day to day challenges of a fast-paced manufacturing environment while achieving schedule objectives. The Manufacturing Engineer II will work closely with other engineers, test technicians, and assemblers to identify and eliminate root cause of failures in transducer manufacturing to reduce labor costs, scrap, rework and warranty charges. This role interacts with multiple parts of the business and will be looked to implement new and innovative manufacturing practices and equipment as well as drive cost savings initiatives

Job Duties

  • Lead improvement projects on existing manufacturing processes for cost-reduction, quality improvement, and efficiency.
  • Sustainment of released products to achieve highest levels of quality, reliability and on time delivery
  • Creation of manufacturing, production and test processes, tools and fixtures
  • Create and release manufacturing documents and perform training for assemblers.
  • Continuous improvement of products and processes to reduce manufacturing costs and increase quality
  • Control and documentation of manufacturing and production processes
  • Leadership and support of the company’s Lean and Continuous Improvement program
  • Identify and interface with vendors who can provide technical products and services.
  • Elimination of costs of non-Quality: scrap, rework and warranty repairs
  • Spot failure trends and work with technicians and other engineers to implement corrective actions to lower overall failure rates.

Identify and qualify new materials/equipment used in production as they reach the end of their life cycle

Job Requirements

  • BS in Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or Physics required
  • 2+ years experience in a manufacturing environment required
  • Prior Lean/Six Sigma/Root cause analysis experience is a plus
  • Ultrasonic acoustics experience is preferred
  • Higher levels of education (MS/PhD) with less experience will be considered.

We realize work isn’t just a job to you.

It’s a big part of your life, but not the only part. That’s why we offer competitive salaries, a robust 401(k) program, annual bonus program and comprehensive medical benefits, as well as tuition reimbursement, flexible schedules, parental and adoption leave, on-site services and Colleague Affinity Networks — so you can be ready for where life can take you.

EVIDENT is passionate about the solutions it creates for the life sciences and industrial equipment industries. For more than 100 years, Olympus has focused on making people’s lives healthier, safer and more fulfilling by helping detect, prevent, and treat disease, furthering scientific research, ensuring public safety, and capturing images of the world. Today, EVIDENT’s solutions range from industrial microscopes and videoscopes to nondestructive testing technology and x-ray analyzers. These products are widely used for quality control, inspection, and measurement applications. Serving customers in fields such as manufacturing, maintenance, and environment and natural resources, EVIDENT’s technology contributes to the quality of products and adds to the safety of industrial infrastructure and facilities. For more information, Click Here.

It is the policy of EVIDENT to extend equal employment and advancement opportunity to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, national origin (including language use restrictions), citizenship status, religious creed (including dress and grooming practices), age, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, medical conditions related to pregnancy, childbirth and/or breastfeeding), gender, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, marital status, disability (physical or mental) and/or a medical condition, genetic information, ancestry, veteran status or service in the uniformed services, and any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local law.


Posting Notes: || United States (US) || Massachusetts (US-MA) || Waltham || 

Nearest Major Market: Waltham
Nearest Secondary Market: Boston