Dell Battery Senior Principal Engineer in Taipei, Taiwan
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The power principle engineer must have subject matter expert experience and knowledge in Battery solutions for use in Dell Commercial and Consumer mobile products. He/she will work with Dell ODM Partners with a focus on current and next generation Battery and form factors. He/she will work proactively with other cross-functional engineering groups such as advanced engineering, electrical engineering, and mechanical engineering, to enable our power supplier partners to provide innovative cost effective Battery solutions for Dell products.
Supplier / ODM enablement and advance engineering initiatives:
Enable ODM power engineering capability.
Driving the resource of power engineering in ODM.
Provide first to market opportunities to Engineering, Marketing, and procurement.
Provide Power technology leadership and guidance to ODMs and technology providers (TP s) on complicated problems.
Support RFQ activities:
Define / Review / Revise Battery specification s and related test documents.
Provide the technology recommendation and solution in planning stage.
Join w/ global Battery core team for Battery sourcing recommendation.
Battery suppliers Management:
Standardization of global Battery suppliers’ specification to mitigate the effort for Dell.
Supply chain engagement to facilitate the First to Market opportunities for Dell.
New Battery supplier selection and enablement.
Provide critical issue solving support as needed to platform development team
Consultant to internal Dell cross function support for Battery issue solving.
Own Battery change management control for sustaining
Work with technology providers, suppliers, and ODMs to enhance technical and resource capability to support demands of Dell future product strategy and roadmap.
Guide ODM and technology providers to innovate in technology solutions that offer enhanced and or new features and services to Dell
Engage with advanced platform engineering teams and represent Battery engineering at various technology forums.
Participate in supplier business and roadmap reviews
Own the implementation of post mortem action plans with suppliers and ODMs.
Manage and drive closure of customer/sustaining issues.
Product/commodity value analysis and value engineering for cost down opportunity.
Provide supports to Quality, Service, and other support teams for Battery related issues and questions.
SKILLS AND ABILITIES
Excellent power technical skills (ex. EE and ME, etc) and strong ability to provide leadership and guidance.
Knowledge in Battery technologies
Expert knowledge in both EE and ME related Battery designs.
Must be able to interact closely with cross functional global engineering teams and ODM partners.
Strong ability to work with technology providers and develop new and foster existing relationships.
Strong program management skills with excellent priority setting skills and strong initiative and ability to work in a fast paced environment.
Ability to communicate clearly through oral and written communications across global organizations. Ability to multi-task in a dynamic environment, present clear and concise information to team s and customers.
Ability to lead extended teams and meet deadlines.
EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE:
As a senior level individual contributor, the successful candidate will possess a high degree of technical competence and expertise in Battery products, especially in the area of design, functionality, integration and technical specifications.
Bachelors EE Degree with 10+ years in Battery related experience.
Fluent in English communications.
Excellent knowledge about Battery designs, production, quality, and industry status.
Excellent engineering leadership skills and ability to work across global organizations.
Strong analytical and problem solving skills.
Solid background in development processes, product test and auditing/reviewing of process capability.