Monday, January 23, 2017

Senior Thin Film Process Engineer, Saxonburg, PA

Basic Function of the Job
  • Provides process engineering for all IR thin film production areas, i.e. cleaning, thin film coating and thin film support areas.
  • Responsible for sustaining existing processes in 2-3 production vacuum coating systems. This includes yield control, process monitoring, operator training and developing deterministic processes for their systems.
  • Provides technical guidance and leadership in, planning, and trouble shooting of all thin film processes. 
  • Develops problem-solving methods, including SPC and DOE to insure continuous, deterministic process improvements. 
  • Responsible for technically improving standard production coating designs and troubleshooting of new process problems.
  • Supports special assignments inside and outside the thin film department as needed.
Job Requirements

  • BSME, BSEE or Equivalent advanced knowledge of thin film Coating designs
  • 6+ years as Engineer in IR Optical Thin Film Engineering or related field.
Special Skills
  • Ability to learn surface sciences and metrology.
  • Good oral and written technical communication skills.
  • Knowledge of TQM and SPC techniques.
  • Hands-on problem solving and operation audits.
  • Basic computer skills
  • Exposure to process safety & industrial hygiene practices
  • Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to work both independently and cooperatively
Job Elements
  • Process Development      30%
  • Process Engineering 40%
  • Process Equipment         15%
  • Support II-VI Singapore   10%      
  • Employee Relations/HS&E  5%
To apply, please send your cover letter and resume to , with the job title in the subject line. We will contact you if your background meets our requirements, and we thank you for your interest in our company.

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