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Danaher Corporation Manufacturing Engineer - East Greenbush, NY in Bennington, Vermont

A wholly owned subsidiary of Danaher Corporation (NYSE: DHR), XOS (www.xos.com) is a leading manufacturer of application-specific X-ray analyzers. In today’s highly competitive environment one of the key differentiators for sustained long term success is an organization’s people. While products, assets, and brand can create a competitive advantage, over time without great people the competition will catch up. This could not be better stated than in one of our core values, The Best Team Wins! Within Danaher, XOS is proud to be one of Danaher's Water Quality companies (https://www.dhwaterquality.com/) . Through strong customer partnerships, the water platform advances the quality and delivery of water. Want to help us in this mission?

We are Pioneers. Here at XOS we are pioneers in the industry in more ways than just with our technology. We are inclusive and we embrace diversity. We believe that a diverse and inclusive workplace will drive innovation, so we are pioneering towards where difference is valued, respected and necessary.

This role must be based out of the XOS headquarters which is based in East Greenbush, New York. Candidates must reside or being willing to relocate to this area for the role.

About the role

This is an exciting opening that has multi-functional influence and is a key player in the XOS organization. You will have the chance to participate in all Design and Process FMEA exercises during Design, Development, and Product Transfer. Ensure that Technical Risk is illuminated, and ultimately removed or adequately mitigated prior to Product Launch.

The successful candidate will be responsible for supporting, sustaining, and improving Manufacturing and Quality Operations for Analyzers produced at XOS. Lead Product Transfer activities during New Product Introduction (NPI)! Provide Domain Expertise on manufacturing processes, material flow and breakthrough technologies that can be used to reduce lead time, improve quality, or reduce cost. Individuals in this position will have ongoing interaction and communications with those in Engineering, R&D, Quality, and Technical service.


  • Be an active participant in Daily Management activities within Operations; assist with, participate in and chip in to triage and troubleshoot analyzers and related product failures to determine root cause and corrective action, and improve FPY.

  • Perform extensive design reviews of existing products to then define areas of design change that will positively impact quality and reliability, and/or reduce cost; expand Margins.

  • Work with Materials leadership on timing of validation completion and cut in of validated parts or assemblies to ensure that there is no down time or shortages to customers associated with changes.

  • Review and update Bills of Materials via Engineering Change Order Process

  • Train operations personnel on standard methodologies regarding critical manufacturing controls.

  • Define and control production processes by driving continuous improvement via DBS.

  • Drive lead / cycle time improvement.

Knowledge & Skills

  • Proven troubleshooting, analytical, and planning skills. Mechanical modeling/SolidWorks Software skills

  • Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering or proven experience in Production Process and Equipment

  • Problem-solving and communication skills

  • Willingness to travel within the United States up to 5%

When you join us, you’ll also be joining Danaher’s global organization, where 69,000 people wake up every day determined to help our customers win. As an associate, you’ll try new things, work hard, and advance your skills with guidance from dedicated leaders, all with the support of powerful Danaher Business System (https://www.danaher.com/how-we-work/danaher-business-system) tools and the stability of a tested organization.

Danaher Corporation and all Danaher Companies are committed to equal opportunity regardless of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other characteristics protected by law. We value diversity and the existence of similarities and differences, both visible and not, found in our workforce, workplace and throughout the markets we serve. Our associates, customers and shareholders contribute unique and different perspectives as a result of these diverse attributes.The EEO posters are available here (https://www.dol.gov/agencies/ofccp/posters) .We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform crucial job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us at applyassistance@danaher.com to request accommodation. If you’ve ever wondered what’s within you, there’s no better time to find out.