Staff Manufacturing Engineer

Manufacturing Chennai, India


Enphase Energy is a global energy technology company and leading provider of solar, battery, and electric vehicle charging products. Founded in 2006, Enphase transformed the solar industry with our revolutionary microinverter technology, which turns sunlight into a safe, reliable, resilient, and scalable source of energy to power our lives. Today, the Enphase Energy System helps people make, use, save, and sell their own power. Enphase is also one of the fastest growing and innovative clean energy companies in the world, with approximately 68 million products installed across more than 145 countries. 
We are building teams that are designing, developing, and manufacturing next-generation energy technologies and our work environment is fast-paced, fun and full of exciting new projects.
If you are passionate about advancing a more sustainable future, this is the perfect time to join Enphase!
About the role
Enphase is introducing a new technology called Ensemble which allows seamless operation of energy resources such as inverters, storage systems, and loads to operate in a microgrid environment whether connected to a grid or not. This technology allows us to meet predefined Quality of Service specification and Economic objectives.
We are building teams with highly talented individual contributors and leaders who design, develop, and manufacture next generation energy technologies. Our work environment is fast-paced, fun, and full of exciting new projects.

What you will do

  • Own all aspects of fully automated inverter production lines at our Contract Manufacturing facilities
  • Manage production of our state-of-the-art inverter products from NPI stages to Mass Production
  • Optimize the production line through improved automation and cost reduction
  • Improve manufacturing Quality and product yields through cross-functional collaboration
  • Identify and eliminate bottlenecks to optimize cycle times and OEEs
  • Provide manufacturing (DFM) feedback to design teams for new product introductions
  • Manage weekly/monthly build plans and support material procurement
  • Drive capacity expansions to match with Enphase needs

Who you are and what you bring

  • EEE, ECE or Mechanical Engineering, or other suitable educational background or work experience
  • 8+ years of experience at MFG Engineer/Process Engineering/Advance Manufacturing area
  • Familiar with PCBA (SMT, Wave Solder) and mechanical assembly process
  • Familiar with Potting, Glue dispensing, USW welding, Laser welding, screwing and Back end assembly
  • Good factory experience on Yield and SPC improvement also Cpk and GRR
  • Expert knowledge of production automation
  • Good influence capability on vendor side to drive factory align with your instruction
  • Data analysis skill to monitor/detect/resolve problems in factory daily operation
  • Microsoft Excel, Word and PPT experience
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • English is required working language