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Production Engineer at Advanced Navigation

Sydney, NSW

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Advanced Navigation is the global leader in navigation systems for air, land and sea. Our products are developed and manufactured in Australia and our main HQ is located in Sydney with offices around the world. With over 68 of the top 100 largest companies as customers and a broad range of technologies, we are truly changing the way we navigate globally.

Our ever-growing team has world-class expertise in the fields of inertial navigation, global navigation satellite systems, sensors, acoustics, AI, and RF technologies. 

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This role will bring technical expertise to the Advanced Navigation Team and Production expertise to the R&D team. You will be responsible for ensuring the smooth transition of new products from R&D into Production and for providing technical input into failure analysis, fault finding and improvements related to product design, tools jigs and fixtures, process quality and workmanship.

Main duties & responsibilities

  • Bring technical expertise to the Production Team and Production expertise to the R&D team
  • Own the hand over of products from R&D into Production, including process design, documentation, jig and fixture design
  • Identify systemic Production quality issues, troubleshoot and advise the Production Team on technical process improvements
  • Provide technical input to the returns management process, including advising on inspection and repair procedures
  • Provide input to Design for Manufacture reviews during product development
  • Support First Article Testing for component samples purchased by the R&D team

Skills & experience

  • Bachelor of Electrical or Mechatronic Engineering
  • 5-10 years in a similar position
  • Experience in a similar or another complex engineering industry
  • Capable of upskilling quickly to develop deep technical capabilities in a challenging technical domain
  • Able to work collaboratively with a variety of stakeholders across the business, including R&D Engineers and Production Technicians
  • Strong, efficient communicator, written and verbal
  • Well developed, structured problem solving and debugging skills
  • Strong attention to detail with an ability to provide accurate technical documentation
  • Experience planning and scheduling your own work

What are some of the benefits you will have access to?

You'll have access to industry-leading products with diverse applications within some of the most interesting and exciting projects worldwide. We’re growing a team of inspired, smart, and driven individuals from all sorts of backgrounds. With great opportunities for growth and variety, we strive to help each employee carve out the path that’s right for them.

Apart from the above you will be doing your life's best work in a large, fun office in central Sydney close to all public transportation and have access to barista made coffee, at our cafe below, to keep you going throughout the day.

About Advanced Navigation

Office address

  • 37 Pitt Street, Sydney CBD, NSW, 2000
  • 78 Guthrie Street, Osborne Park, WA, 6017

Company size

11-50 people

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