No experience
Employment Type:
Full time
Job Category:
Writing Systems Engineer
(This job is no longer available)
Hewlett-Packard (HP) | Corvallis, OR
Grad Date

Not sure what types of jobs you are interested in?

Explore Jobs
Based on Your Education

Follow This Company

Job Description

Join one of HP's most successful new enterprises, PWP, the HP PageWide Web Press organization. PWP designs, develops, installs, and supports HP digital web presses all over the world. These presses utilize the latest in HP proprietary inkjet technology. It is an exciting, fast-paced, and growing business.

We are looking to hire a recent engineering graduate (degree from 2013-2016) into our Engineering Operations team in beautiful Corvallis, Oregon. The person in this role will learn the web press writing systems in depth in order to solve complex printhead and/or press issues and improve the quality and reliability of our products for our customers.


Partner with experienced engineers to learn the press writing system and printing technology.
Qualify ink and printhead design improvements.
Respond to customer concerns about PQ and printhead issues.
Investigate and determine causes of issues.
Develop short term, immediate solutions.
Develop long term improvements.
Work with the engineering and support teams to improve printhead life.
Reduce the number of printheads that fail under warranty to improve the customer experience and lower the cost to HP.
Implement continuous improvement cycles.
Design improvements.
Document it appropriately.
Communicate it to our regional service partners.
Work with R&D on the reliability and delivery of next generation printing systems.
Travel to customer sites, as needed (~once per half).
Education and Experience;
Bachelor's or Master's degree in Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Industrial Engineering or equivalent.
Degree from 2013 or more recent.
Previous engineering intern experience is a plus.

Skills and Knowledge;
Excellent written and verbal communication skills .
Mastery of English.
Data-driven approach.
Desire to use data and analytical methods to investigate and solve issues .
Familiarity with statistical methods.
Experience with Design of Experiments methodology.
Flexibility and willingness to learn.
Ability to deal with changing priorities.
Strong customer focus.
Interest in learning from customers' experiences with our products.
Hands-on approach .
Exposure to reliability models is a plus.
Highly motivated with a demonstrated history of excellent organizational, time management, and problem solving skills.
Curiosity about how things work and natural desire to solve problems. Location: Corvallis, OR

About Hewlett-Packard (HP)

Hewlett-Packard Company is a provider of products, technologies, software, solutions and services to individual consumers, small- and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) and large enterprises, including the public and education sectors. Its offerings span personal computing and other access devices; imaging and printing-related products and services; enterprise information technology infrastructure, including enterprise storage and server technology and software that optimizes business technology investments, and multi-vendor customer services, including technology support and maintenance, consulting and integration and outsourcing services, as well as application services and business process outsourcing. During the fiscal year ended October 31, 2008, its operations were organized into seven business segments: Enterprise Storage and Servers, HP Services, HP Software, the Personal Systems Group, the Imaging and Printing Group, HP Financial Services and Corporate Investments.