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DATE ADDED: Wed 20/11/2019

Process Engineer - Vietnam

Bridgewater, NJ, US


JOB TYPE: Permanent, FullTime

Process Engineer - Vietnam

Job Summary

The ideal candidate for the Process Engineer position will have demonstrated experience in optical component & sub-system manufacturing, process development & production line development. Experience with resolving technical issues with Contract Manufacturers (CMs), developing lean and six-sigma manufacturing strategies, and production-line transfers to CMs is highly desirable.

Duties & Responsibilities

- Responsible for developing and improving manual and automated assembly processes such as cleaning, splicing, die attach, and optical alignment.

- Create assembly instructions, process documentation, preventative maintenance plans, and control plans. Train, certify, and audit technicians and operators to process documentation.

- Review existing processes & enhance them to improve yield, cycle time & quality

- Facilitate the implementation of engineering changes and process improvements throughout product life cycle

- Evaluate materials and assemblies provided by suppliers according to specifications & quality standards

- Monitor process performance using tools such as statistical process control (SPC)

- Key technical liaison for our manufacturing facility in Asia.

- Responsible for resolving technical issues related to optical assembly process with Contract Manufacturers (CMs).

- Support production line moves and/or new product introduction by coordinating quality, materials, tools, production line layouts, and process development.

- Support year over year cycle time reductions

- Experience with industrial engineering a plus (e.g., capacity analysis, time studies)

- Support Bill of Material (BOM) accuracy in cooperation with other functions



- Bachelors or Master-s Degree in an engineering or materials science discipline.

- A minimum of five years manufacturing & process engineering experience in optical component/sub-system manufacturing or a related field.

- Strong written and verbal communication skills in English and Vietnamese.

- Strong background in statistical analysis technics using modeling tools such as Minitab

- Ability to work with & provide direction to production technicians.

- Knowledge of lean manufacturing, DFM/DFT & statistical tools. Training in Six Sigma (e.g., Green or Black Belt) strongly preferred.

- Technical writing skills.

- Technology transfer experience

- Must be able to work in an environment of short notice changes, tolerate interruptions, and commit to extended work hours as necessary.

- Ability to plan and prioritize activities, perform and monitor multiple overlapping tasks/operations to meet schedule.

- Must be able to travel for several weeks at a time.

Personal and Professional

- Hands-on capability and management style.

- Team-oriented, bright, forward-thinking, creative, and naturally curious.

- Self-starter, high energy level with strong interpersonal skills.

- Highest level of personal and professional integrity.


Commensurate with skills and experience.

Please send a cover letter and resume to #removed# in PDF or MS Word format.