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Company: Flex
Location: Austin, TX
Career Level: Entry Level
Industries: Technology, Software, IT, Electronics


At Flex, we welcome people of all backgrounds. Our employees thrive here by living our values: we support each other as we strive to find a better way, we move fast with discipline and purpose, and we do the right thing always. Through a respectful, inclusive and collaborative culture, a career at Flex offers the opportunity to make a difference, invest in your career growth and join our purpose -- to make great products that create value and improve people's lives. Job Summary

To support our extraordinary teams who build great products and contribute to our growth, we're looking to add a Conformal Coating Technician located in Austin, TX.

Reporting to the Manufacturing Engineer, the Conformal Coating Technician's role supports engineering services in the post-production ruggedization.

What a typical day looks like:

  • Performs complex engineering tests, checkouts, and development engineering tasks.
  • Collects data, analyzes results and implements procedures.
  • Devises, fabricates and assembles new or modified mechanical components or assemblies for products such as industrial equipment and machinery, power equipment, server systems, machine tools and measuring instruments.
  • Sets up and conducts tests of complete units and components under operational conditions to investigate design, or to obtain data for development, standardization, quality control and problem resolution
  • Analyzes indicated and calculated test results in relation to design or rated specifications and test objectives and modifies or adjusts equipment to meet specifications.
  • Records test procedures and results, numerical and graphical data, and recommendations for changes in product or test method.
  • Maintains software, documentation and equipment to the latest revision or operational specifications. 
  • Assists engineers in developing and designing hardware and software required to test customer products per their specifications.

The experience we're looking to add to our team:

  • Typically requires 6-8 years of related experience. Preferably a combination of Associates degree (preferred) plus military training, equivalent vocational training, or equivalent experience. 
  • Ability to read customer specification drawings and interpret requirements related to ruggedization (underfill, staking, masking, conformal coat)
  • Experience with conformal coating process, machines, materials, curing method, quality standards
  • Experience with masking for conformal coat, hand dispense materials, Tapes, 3d printed masks, tooling
  • Experience with component staking process, manual application, curing, quality standards
  • Experience with underfill process, Automatic machine dispense, quality standards
  • Experience with thermal interface materials and dispensing with tabletop robot
  • Knowledge of UV cure versus heat cure for different applications
  • Tooling design ideas and maintenance
  • Inspection of product to pertinent IPC standards
  • Ability to rework product as required with correct chemicals (conformal coat, underfill, staking, masking)
  • Ability to communicate clearly and train operators, provide feedback for assembly instruction updates

What you'll receive for the great work you provide:

  • Full range of medical benefits, dental, vision
  • Life Insurance
  • Matching 401K
  • PTO
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Employee discounts at local retailers


Job Category Production EngineeringRelocation: Not eligible

Is Sponsorship Available?

NoFlex is an Equal Opportunity Employer and employment selection decisions are based on merit, qualifications, and abilities. We celebrate diversity and do not discriminate based on: age, race, religion, color, sex, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, disability, pregnancy status, or any other status protected by law. We're happy to provide reasonable accommodations to those with a disability for assistance in the recruitment process. Please advise us of any accommodations you may need by e-mailing: accessibility@flex.com.

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