iRobot Corporation

  • Principal Manufacturing Engineer

    Job Locations CN-INTERNATIONAL - Guangzhou
    Category Operations/Manufacturing
    Requisition ID
    Job Post Information* : Posted Date
    4 weeks ago(5/24/2018 4:23 AM)
  • Summary

    We are looking for a Principal Manufacturing Engineer in Guizhou, Guiyang.

    Essential Functions/ Job Duties


    • Communicate with headquarter and contracted manufacturer to update/modify design for DFM
    • Control of design change in line with Company standard procedures.
    • Test, debug, and validate complex assemblies.
    • Conduct cost-benefit analyses to determine the optimal direction to meet the design requirements.
    • Lead project to meet schedule, performance and budget.



    • BEng (Mech) or equivalent required; advanced degree is an advantage.
    • Minimum 8 years experience electro/mechanical product design, and manufacturing of complex interrelated systems, including 3+ years experience developing high volume consumer products.
    • Expert knowledge of injection molding and plastic part design.
    • Proficiency in Pro/E is a must.
    • Experience with manufacturing practices, and communicating effectively with remotely located design and manufacturing partners.
    • Ability to work effectively in a fast paced, dynamic environment as part of a multidisciplinary team.
    • Strong leadership, communication, organizational, and prioritization skills.
    • Frequently travel in China (mainly Shanghai, Guangzhou, Shenzhen, Huizhou and Dongguan) and occasionally oversea travel are required.
    • Good command of both written and spoken English & Chinese.

    About Us

    We are the leading global consumer robot company, designing and building robots that empower people to do more, both inside and outside of the home. Founded in 1990 by Massachusetts Institute of Technology roboticists who had the vision of making practical robots a reality. To date, we have sold over 20 million robots and globally employ more than 600 of the robot industry’s best and brightest.  iRobot is committed to fostering invention, discovery and technological exploration in the pursuit of practical and valuable robot products for the home. iRobot stock trades on the NASDAQ stock market under the ticker symbol IRBT.


    Our office is in the heart of Guangzhou in the Tianhe District. iRobot is headquartered in Bedford, Massachusetts. We also have offices in California, Europe, Japan, Shanghai & Hong Kong. Imagine the future you could help us build as a fellow iRoboteer! Check out #LifeAtiRobot and follow us on Instagram: @irobotcareers


    iRobot is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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