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Component Engineer in Milwaukee, WI at Revolution Technologies

Date Posted: 6/8/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description


Sources, selects and qualifies components to be used in RA’s products
Works on issues of moderate scope and applies engineering problem solving skills


• Provides technical guidance regarding the selection of components to RA’s Businesses, Quality, Sourcing and Purchasing
• Investigates alternate components to improve quality / reliability, reduce costs and/or to maintain operational efficiencies
• Develops guidelines / procedures on component vendor selection
• Evaluates supplier changes
• Maintains component data management system for assigned commodities
• Familiar with a broad spectrum of electronic components
• Creates, maintains, and communicates technology roadmaps to stakeholders
• Assists in root cause failure analysis


• Initiates activities within Component Engineering
• Serves as Team Member on selected projects and cross-functional teams
• Serve as active Team Member on Supplier Management Reviews to promote continuous improvements in quality, delivery and value. May also participate in on-site technical surveys.


• Interfaces with customers to provide component expertise on complex matters to improve process and product quality, as well as decrease costs.

Internal customers to include design / development engineers, Quality Staff, Sourcing and Purchasing Staff
External customers to include suppliers, as well as end-users of RA products.
• Must possess ability to articulate detailed technical information, both written and orally, to the customer.
• Draws upon knowledge (formal training and experience) and communication skills to influence others and/or to facilitate resolution of component problems.


• Partners with customers and coordinates efforts to resolve problems in creative and effective ways

Job Requirements


B. S. Degree in Electrical Engineering or related technical field with knowledge in the application of basic engineering principles, theories, and techniques. See statement below.


Two - Five years related experience in Component Engineering or Hardware Design
Familiar with scientific techniques associated with Physics of failure analysis of components


Experience in manufacturing that utilizes electronic components
Familiarity with SAP or a similar data system