Product Teardown Specialist

Engineering Newark, California


Position at Logitech

Job Description - 
The Logitech sustainability team is looking for a great Product Teardown Specialist. The ideal candidate has a gift for managing data, broad technical experience of consumer electronics hardware, and is passionate about Logitech’s goal of bringing Carbon Clarity to consumer electronics. 
In this role you will be key to advancing Logitech’s Design for Sustainability and Carbon Clarity programs through which we are committed to disclosing and reducing the carbon footprint of our entire portfolio of products. 
Our commitment to shaping a better world is a core value that we care deeply about. If you want to be part of a company that always strives to do the right thing - to behave ethically & act with integrity, then please apply. We look forward to hearing from you.

Responsibilities -

  • Carry out detailed physical teardowns of Logitech products, with a focus on building reliable databases of information.

  • Generate detailed bill of materials (BoMs) relying on accurate and detailed technical information such as weight data, material grade, manufacturing processes etc.

  • Capture and maintain records of product teardowns with detailed photos and videos of step by step disassembly process.

  • Document breakthrough findings and insights into product design attributes such as manufacturability, repairability, reliability during teardown analysis

  • Validate supplier/manufacturing BoM by cross referencing with teardown information to ensure reliability of input data for Logitech’s Carbon Clarity Program

  • Carry out data mining including management, manipulation, analyze, and extrapolation of third-party provided tear down 

Key Qualifications & Attributes required:

  • Product development or manufacturing background with strong understanding of ME, EE components of products

  • Broad experience of consumer electronics with particular emphasis on mechanical and electronic components, materials and processes.

  • Experience in the teardown and documentation of consumer electronics products or equivalent

  • Very strong Microsoft Excel skills

  • Excellent analytical skills and attention to detail

  • Excellent communication and organizational skills

  • Affinity for data entry processes.

  • Rigorous approach to documentation

Logitech is the sweet spot for people who are passionate about products, making a mark, and having fun doing it. As a company, we’re small and flexible enough for every person to take initiative and make things happen. But we’re big enough in our portfolio, and reach, for those actions to have a global impact. That’s a pretty sweet spot to be in and we’re always striving to keep it that way. 

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, age, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or on the basis of disability.

If you require an accommodation to complete any part of the application  process, or are limited in the ability or unable to access or use this online application process and need an alternative method for applying, you may contact us at 1-510-713- 4866 for assistance.