Topcon Positioning Group is headquartered in Livermore,
California, USA (topconpositioning.com). Topcon Positioning Group
designs, manufactures and distributes precise positioning products
and solutions for the global surveying, construction, agriculture,
civil engineering, BIM, mapping and GIS, asset management and
mobile control markets.
This position is critical for the implementation of the
Preventive (APQP) and Functional Safety methodology. Topcon's new
initiative is to implement processes throughout the planning and
development phases to prevent potential failures, ensures the
products are safety compliant and drive continuous improvement.
Integrate Preventive Quality and Functional Safety practices
into the New Product Introduction Process leveraging tools such as
APQP (Advanced Product Quality Planning) to ensure all new products
will be ISO 13849 compliant.
Deploy and improve tools and processes across all functions
focused on improving new product launch quality, reliability and
Lead the organization through integration of Functional Safety
and compliance with ISO 13849 standards
Lead all compliance Testing
Lead Beta Testing
Bachelor's degree (B. S.) in engineering, preferably Master’s
Degree in mechanical or electrical Engineering.
A minimum of 10 years of experience working in heavy equipment
OEM or suppliers. 10 to 15 years of experience working at a
reputable firm in the field of engineering design.
Must have a minimum of 5 years leading design engineering
activities Must have a minimum of 5 year in leading and deploying
APQP (Advanced Product Quality Planning).
Experience in extracting functional safety and customer needs
requirements into the design.
Experience in creating and deploying strategy into major
Experience training and coaching others
Demonstrated technical expertise in Functional Safety.
Demonstrated leadership in deploying Design for Robustness, APQP
or Design For Six Sigma.
Ability and experience in creating and deploying strategy into
Experience in reliability planning, testing and analysis.
Good knowledge of global standards for EMC performance and
familiarity with local and international certifications.
Ability to develop and deploy the safety and compliance strategy
for all new products.
Experience in managing widely distributed team on a global
Strong communication and presentation skills. Ability to
communicate effectively with a wide variety of internal and
Must have a minimum Six Sigma green belt certification,
preferably a Black Belt level certification.
Knowledge of relevant Functional Safety standards (13849, 25114,
Ability to manage multiple projects and prioritize changes while
consistently meeting operational objective and customer needs.
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