Company:Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.

Job Area:Operations Group, Operations Group > Machine Operator

Qualcomm Overview:

Qualcomm is a company of inventors that unlocked 5G ushering in an age of rapid acceleration in connectivity and new possibilities that will transform industries, create jobs, and enrich lives. But this is just the beginning. It takes inventive minds with diverse skills, backgrounds, and cultures to transform 5Gs potential into world-changing technologies and products. This is the Invention Age – and this is where you come in.

General Summary

The Machine Operator will be responsible for operating the SMT machine that will consist of the Ekra Solder paste print, Koh Yong Solder inspection, 3 different placement machines and the reflow oven. The machine operator will follow the work instruction provided by the Manufacturing Engineering team and load the programs into the machine prior to starting. On the daily, they will follow the IPC-610 standard to ensure that we are producing good quality boards.All Qualcomm employees are expected to actively support diversity and treat all with respect and act as a professional to their teams and in the overall company.Minimum QualificationsMust have the skillsets to operate Siemens SMT placement machine, Ekra paste printing, Koh Yong inspection, reflow oven and AOI (Automation Optical Inspection).Great understanding of the IPC-610 standard to produce good quality product which includes component placement, connection and component polarity.Must be able to loading SMT program to the SMT machine from Engineers and teach the placement of the component to the circuit board.Machine operator must be able to set up the line and run the 1st batch of board to set the standard for the rest of the build. Must have the ability to adjust to the quick pace and changes of the schedule while maintaining outstanding quality.Preferred QualificationsGreat attention for details to inspect the placement of each componentsGreat team work and leadership with other machine operator and SMT inspector to ensure good work environmentEducationHigh School diploma required or equivalent education. Military or college preferred.


+ Frequently transports and installs equipment up to 25 lbs.

+ Performs required tasks at various heights (e.g., standing or sitting).

+ Monitors and utilizes computers and test equipment for more than 6 hours a day.

+ Continuous communication which includes the comprehension of information with colleagues, customers, and/or vendors both in person and remotely.

Minimum Qualifications


High School Diploma or Equivalent

Work Experiences:

6+ months experience in operating surface mount placement equipment.



Preferred Qualifications


Work Experiences:

6+ months experience operating Siemens and/or AOI equipment.


IPC Certification – Any


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About Qualcomm

Who is Qualcomm, and what do we do? We are engineers, scientists and business strategists. We are from many different countries and speak many different languages. We come from diverse cultures and have unique perspectives. Together, we focus on a single goal—invent mobile technology breakthroughs.