Senior Engineer, Manufacturing

Team: ZT - Manufacturing

Location: Secaucus, New Jersey

Who We Are


ZT Systems is an established multibillion-dollar technology company with 25 years in business. We are one of America’s fastest-growing private companies. At ZT Systems, we put people first, and from day one our team members take on an ownership mentality. We are passionate about teamwork, and the consistent high quality of our solutions differentiates us in the minds of our customers.

What We Do

ZT engineers hyperscale compute and storage solutions that are tailored to the unique workloads and business needs of our global datacenter customers.  With the proven ability to deliver these solutions, ZT Systems is well positioned as the design, manufacturing and logistics partner of choice for hyperscale compute and storage customers.

What You’ll Do

The Senior Engineer, Manufacturing  is responsible for leading manufacturing readiness for product launch in manufacturing. The Senior Engineer, Manufacturing ’s scope of responsibility covers the end-to-end production process of new products (material preparation, assembly, and shipment preparation).

  • Review pre-production and mass production BOMs for accuracy
  • Perform BOM optimization analysis and drive improvements with engineering teams
  • Interpret engineering specifications and product topographies into manufacturing work instructions
  • Coordinate first article / golden sample builds and drive resolution of technical design issues and part quality issues
  • Identify “disruptor” products and engage manufacturing engineering & manufacturing management in the development of unique processes and procedures
  • Drive New, Unique, Different, Difficult (NUDD) evaluations and provide recommendations to manufacturing engineering for process changes, tooling upgrades, and
  • Develop and implement a Manufacturing Readiness Review program which ties the key pieces of factory readiness into a stakeholder driven phase gate review
  • Design and manage the PPAP workflow and implement new procedures to support a more robust NPI process
  • Provide technical support to manufacturing engineering and manufacturing training teams during SOP development; provide training where required
  • Represent manufacturing in customer reviews of first article builds and engage with engineering to make adjustments based on customer feedback
  • Drive manufacturing risk assessments such as DFM and PFMEA


What You’ll Bring

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering discipline (mechanical, electrical, or industrial preferred)


  • Experience in manufacturing environments preferred
  • Experience with continuous improvement / lean programs
  • Experience with Microsoft Office tools (Outlook, Excel, and Word)


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.

Are you ready for a change? Join us at this critical growth inflection point as we engineer the hardware infrastructure powering a world of cloud computing, cloud storage, artificial intelligence and machine to machine transactions.


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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 or handicap, or veteran status. ZT Systems is a Drug-Free Workplace.



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