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Manufacturing Engineer

CIS Secure Computing
Ashburn, VA
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • $65,000 to $85,000 Yearly
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: 401k, dental, life insurance, medical, vision,
Job Description

CIS Secure Computing is actively seeking excellent team players to join our group as Manufacturing Engineers. These newly created positions will utilize their Engineering knowledge and familiarity with Lean Manufacturing techniques to help the manufacturing processes of a variety of Unified Communication products including phones, laptops, monitors, printers, switches, rugged kits and many more. These positions provide an opportunity to directly impact the success of the business and of your colleagues each and every day, while thriving in a solutions first, team focused culture! Come join one of Washington's Best Places 2022 to work and do good work for a great purpose!


  • Provides manufacturing/process engineering support for a variety of Unified Communication products.
  • Provides technical guidance in addition to timely problem resolution to assembly technicians.
  • Participates in engineering technical reviews, identifies opportunities for process improvement, and interfaces with Test Engineering/Design Engineering departments to develop robust test procedures and design for assembly concepts.
  • Determines assembly line balance based on product cycle time and TAKT rate.
  • Develops fixturing to improve workflow and reduce injuries.
  • Applies lean manufacturing techniques to reduce cost and increase yields. Investigates root cause of failures/defects and implements corrective actions to support continuous improvement.
  • Ensures consistency in assembly processes across the organization.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.


Basic Qualifications:

Must be a US person as defined by the US regulations:

    • Any individual who is granted U.S. citizenship
    • Any individual who is granted U.S. permanent residence (i.e., a "Green Card" holder)
    • Any individual who is granted status as a "protected person"

Education and Experience

  • Bachelors Degree in Engineering related field or an equivalent combination of education and work experience. Bachelors degree preferred
  • Five years in as a Manufacturing Engineer in a production environment with an emphasis on LEAN manufacturing techniques
  • Experience in resolving engineering, planning, quality, assembly, and fabrication problems.
  • Experience with Unified Communication assemblies (Phones, Video, Computer, Switches, Routers, etc.) desired
  • Experience with SolidWorks or equivalent CAD software desired

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Extensive knowledge and successful application of manufacturing methods and procedures to include manufacturing quality
  • Ability to read and interpret engineering drawings and BOMs and create manufacturing work instructions to meet all requirements.
  • Ability to work closely with design engineering, manufacturing operators, test, quality assurance and other operations support teams.
  • Demonstrated capability to multitask in support of multiple concurrent programs and initiatives.
  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal
  • Experience conducting time studies and assembly line balancing
  • Microsoft Office suite experience with MS Outlook, Word, PowerPoint, and Excel.
  • Understanding of lean and six sigma principles is a plus


While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel and talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to reach with hands and arms. The employee is also required to stand and walk.

Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.


The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate, as can be expected in a typical office environment but may sometimes be loud as can be expected in a manufacturing environment.

The physical demands and work environment described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Equal Opportunity Employer Veterans/ Disabled

Company Description
CIS Secure Computing/CIS Mobile is a best-in-class secure communications and computing solutions company meeting the highest and strictest government standards ensuring secure communications and information for first responders and government agencies. CIS Secure was recognized as a Top Workplace in the DC area in 2022!

CIS Secure has experienced consistent growth setting records in 2019 through 2021 (30%) and is on track once again to set records for 2022 with a tireless commitment to improving quality in every aspect of the business and exceeding customer needs with innovative products. This is an exciting opportunity to be an important team member impacting the future of an organization, with perpetual opportunities for professional growth, while becoming part of a leading-edge group of dedicated professionals. If this sounds like the right next step for you, apply for this role today at

CIS Secure Computing


21050 Ashburn Crossing Drive Suite

Ashburn, VA



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