Manufacturing Process Engineer

Team: ZT - Manufacturing

Location: Secaucus, New Jersey

Who We Are

Are you ready for a change? At ZT Systems, we put People First, and from day one our team members make a difference. A fast-growing key player in a multibillion-dollar market, ZT designs and builds hyperscale compute and storage solutions for the world’s largest datacenter customers. We are passionate about teamwork, and the consistent high quality of our solutions differentiates us in the minds of our customers. Here at ZT, we recognize hard work, commitment, leadership, and results, and we truly believe that behind every quality solution is a team of highly talented individuals. Join us and become part of an industry-leading team that transforms ideas into reality.


About the Role

The Manufacturing Process Engineer is responsible for leading the measurement and analysis of manufacturing processes, developing processes and related tooling, implementing standard operating procedures, and driving continuous improvements in the factory. The Manufacturing Engineer’s scope of responsibility covers the end-to-end production process (material preparation, assembly, testing and shipment preparation).



  • Process Development: 
    • Design, implement, and measure manufacturing processes
    • Document and train operators on SOPs to drive efficiency and consistency
    • Prioritize process flexibility to accommodate rapid and diverse product turn-over
  • Continuous Improvement: 
    • Collect and analyze key production metrics such as cycle time and yield to identify opportunities for process or quality improvements
    • Develop and maintain Value Stream Maps to identify opportunities
    • Participate in or lead initiatives to implement process improvements
    • Identify end-to-end process bottlenecks and take action to alleviate
  • Factory Support:
    • Root cause and resolve factory interruptions
    • Work with factory leadership to ensure tools/equipment are in place and maintained
    • Document, escalate, and improve issues reported by factory team
  • New Product Introduction: 
    • Work with NPI Engineers to ensure factory is ready for new products
    • Perform DFM and PFMEA on new products
    • Assess and prepare for new technologies and product requirements



  • Bachelor’s Degree in Industrial/Mechanical/Computer Engineering or related field
  • Experience with and passion for Continuous Improvement, Lean, Kaizen, and Six Sigma methodologies
  • Capability to apply technical expertise in changeable or varied scenarios
  • Problem solving skills with an emphasis on collaboration and flexibility
  • Analytical skills, including the ability to mine data to draw meaningful conclusions
  • Familiarity with Data Analytics best practices and querying raw data sets
  • Strong verbal and written communications skills
  • Ability to simplify complex issues for diverse audiences
  • Ability to consolidate information from numerous sources into a plan/direction for the organization
  • Experience with Microsoft Office tools (Outlook, Excel, and Word)


ZT Systems offers a highly competitive salary commensurate with work experience and/or education, an excellent benefits program that includes a 401(k) plan, health and dental insurance, and paid time off. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE) and do not discriminate against otherwise qualified applicants on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, ancestry, age, gender, marital status, national origin, disability[i] or handicap, or veteran status. ZT Systems is a Drug-Free Workplace.






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