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Job Title :
Sr. Development Engineer, equipment development Scope of Position :
Equipment Development and Design Engineer responsible for leading teams to design new process equipment and / or machines for improved manufacturing capability for new or existing products or reduced manufacturing cost Scope May include the following :
Receiving process or equipment requirements from R&D and developing new equipment capability from concept to prototype to manufacturing demonstration.
Adapting existing manufacturing equipment to; improve manufacturing capability, enable use for new or alternate products, and / or scale-
up for increased manufacturing capacity or lower cost.
Expectation is to utilize fundamental machine design principles and define and execute testing protocols or experiments to validate equipment capability.
Expectation to further engage corporate scientists and engineering resources for modeling and equipment testing to guide and validate designs, Product and Quality Engineering for process and machine qualification, and Manufacturing groups to ensure requirements of safety, operations, and maintenance are met.
Team work to accomplish objectives can be either via functional or matrix leadership. Day to Day Responsibilities :
Use established processes to identify concepts for manufacturing equipment; and design, build and test selected concepts as an individual and in teams, and utilize risk management tools to ensure on-time delivery.
Designing and executing equipment validation test in a manufacturing plant; analyzing data, drawing conclusions, and making recommendations
Collaborating with other equipment / machine design experts in other organizations
Participating on cross functional teams
Communicating and documenting results
Cost of manufacturability analysis Travel Requirements (please note if international) :
25% domestic and international Hours of work / work schedule / flex-time :
40hr / week, with occasional evening conference calls Education and Experience :
MS degree or above degree and major in Mechanical or Engineering related field.
3 years or above related experience Required Skills :
Working knowledge of physical phenomena (static and dynamic physics, heat and mass transfer, fluid mechanics, etc.) with a strong background in machine design
The ability to work with other engineering disciplines (Chemical, Electrical, Materials) to create prototype and industrial process equipment design solutions
Knowledge / experience in materials processing equipment
Demonstrated problem solving skills
Ability to design and carry out experiments
Proficient in the use of MS Office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint)
Proficient in 3-D CAD system (Solidworks, AutoCAD preferred)
Sound understanding of material properties and capabilities for use in machine design
Possess strong work ethic and attention to detail with excellent organizational skill Desired Skills :
Knowledge of BOD & Finishing process.
Ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously.
Proficient in Solidworks and AutoCAD
Machine controls knowledge / experience (PLC programming, motion control, etc )
Experience in working in manufacturing environment and perform well under multi culture and cross functional team environment Soft Skills :
Ability to work within a team environment
Ability to work interactively on cross functional teams with ties to Research and Early Stage Development and Manufacturing.
Able to identify long term needs / goals and determine short term objectives to achieve same
Ability to work independently
Excellent communication skills (both verbal and written)
Good working attitude and willing to take challenges
English proficiency : TOEIC 650 is a plus