Rivian is on a mission to keep the world adventurous forever. This goes for the emissions-free Electric Adventure Vehicles we build, and the curious, courageous souls we seek to attract. 

As a company, we constantly challenge what’s possible, never simply accepting what has always been done. We reframe old problems, seek new solutions and operate comfortably in areas that are unknown. Our backgrounds are diverse, but our team shares a love of the outdoors and a desire to protect it for future generations. 

We operate development centers in Plymouth, Michigan; Southern California (Irvine, Carson & LA); Silicon Valley (San Jose and Palo Alto); Vancouver, British Columbia; and Surrey, England; as well as a manufacturing facility in Normal, Illinois.

Responsibilities

  • The job includes assembly and manufacturing of Power Electronics related products to power electronics modules, power cabinet, and distribution dispensers, including use of hand tools and following written assembly instructions.
  • Provide support to Engineer in diagnose common PCBA assembly failures and performs rework to engineering disposition.
  • Perform rework PCBA (Printed Circuit Board Assembly) this includes:
  • Assembly utilizes a variety of mechanical measuring equipment such as, calipers and height gauge to obtain proper build requirements.
  • Accurately documents assembly results in build route sheet and records all deviations from the original design.
  • Interpret assembly bills of materials to identify of missing hardware/components.
  • Interpret assembly and schematic prints to identify proper circuitry, components, and PCB compliance.
  • Verification of acceptable solder joints, mechanical alignment, and proper product assembly.
  • Build, rework, and integrate electrical harnesses by following the IPC/WHMA A-620C
  • Provides manufacturing support in product design, new product development, and fabrication, assembly, tooling, and testing.
  • Supports the development of work instructions and routers for fabrication and assembly as products transition into production phase of life cycle.
  • Keeps equipment operational by proper maintenance and repair services, following manufacturer's instructions and established procedures
  • Performs verification tests for functionality and/or quality to ensure product performs to expectations.

Qualifications

  • College degree in Electronics and minimum of 2 years recent relevant hands on experience
  • Basic knowledge of harness standard per IPC/WHMA A-620C
  • Basic knowledge of IPC 610 standard for PCBA acceptance requirements
  • Basic knowledge of ESD
  • Basic knowledge of low and high voltage safety.
  • Familiarity with basic shop fabrication and assembly tools
  • J-STD-001 IPC class 3 solder certified for Electronic Assembly

Preferred Qualifications

  • Ability to understand mechanical drawings and schematics.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills and the ability to deal effectively with all company departments and customers.
  • J-STD-001 IPC class 3 solder certified for Electronic Assembly
  • MS Office: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook
  • Working assembly and fabrication knowledge of thermal systems

Equal Opportunity

Rivian is an equal opportunity employer and complies with all applicable federal, state, and local fair employment practices laws. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information or characteristics, physical or mental disability, marital/domestic partner status, age, military/veteran status, medical condition, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Rivian is committed to ensuring that our hiring process is accessible for persons with disabilities. If you have a disability or limitation, such as those covered by the Americans with Disabilities Act, that requires accommodations to assist you in the search and application process, please email us at accessibility@rivian.com.

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