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FLIR Systems Systems Manufacturing Engineer in Billerica, Massachusetts

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At Teledyne FLIR, we have a simple but ambitious mission: to develop market-leading thermal and sensing technologies which enhance everyday life. From saving energy, to saving lives Teledyne FLIR is making a real difference in our world.Our products are used in a wide array of situations to rescue people in danger, detect criminals, conserve energy, navigate safely, provide security around the globe, and protect our environment.

We are looking for individuals who thrive on making an impact and want the excitement of being on a team that wins.

Job Description


This position is for a Systems Manufacturing Engineering for new products being transitioned into operations and responsible for technical issues on exiting products being built in production. Work with the Manufacturing Engineering team on all aspects (mechanical, electrical, optical, software) of the product in the support of production delivery goals. Provide guidance and training to technicians/operators on manufacturing process and design changes. Position also requires working with the quality group to help lead the efforts at solving issues with outside suppliers.


  • Expected to be able to solve design level problems with engineering support as required.

  • Take ownership of product/processes and give technical direction to technicians.

  • Required to work Hands On with the production floor team solving system problems as needed.

  • On transitioning a new product, be able to analyze design issues and offer solutions Determine and develop the method, operations sequence, and tooling for new and existing infrared products.

  • Review, comment and sign-off on new product designs and adapt design changes for Manufacturing implementation.

  • Daily production floor support on complex electro-mechanical assemblies.

  • Work with vendors and correct assembly documentation issues.

  • Participate in the review and approval of all ECO's for products being supported.

  • Provide fixturing to ensure testability of all existing and future products.

  • On a continuous basis, liaison with Engineering to maintain knowledge of new developments as they pertain to future products and processes.

  • Constantly review product flow and processes to develop changes that improve manufacturability.

  • Maintain records for manufacturing operations.

  • Lead teams to estimate manufacturing costs and time standards.


  • Requires a BS in Engineering discipline and at least 4 years’ experience in manufacturing technical support is required.

  • This experience must include involvement with ERP, MRP or MES systems as it relates to Manufacturing.

  • Must have experience with optical-electrical based products, portable instruments and/or infrared technology.

  • Must have strong computer and networking skills.

  • Ability to lift 40 pounds routinely

    Applicants must be either a U.S. citizen, U.S. national, legal permanent resident, asylee, refugee or must be eligible to apply for and obtain the appropriate export control license from the U.S. Departments of State or Commerce.

    Teledyne FLIR and all of our employees are committed to conducting business with the highest ethical standards. We require all employees to comply with all applicable laws, regulations, rules and regulatory orders. Our reputation for honesty, integrity and high ethics is as important to us as our reputation for making innovative sensing solutions.

Teledyne FLIR is an equal opportunity employer.