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Engineer, Manufacturing Equipment Engineering

Location: Seberang Perai Selatan, Pulau Pinang (Penang), Malaysia 
Req ID: JR-0000036708


Software Engineer (IT/ System Background)

Requisition No: JR-0000036708

Location: Batu Kawan, Penang

We deliver the possibilities of data. YOU define what’s possible.


  • Support production use of the Manufacturing Execution System (MES).

  • To perform administrative functionalities of Master Data Management.

  • Participate in productivity improvement, Lean, Kaizen and similar activities and provide manufacturing process optimization solution.

  • Design PL/SQL Triggers, Functions to simplify equipment integration to MES System.

  • Ability to multi-task and meet deadlines.


  • Master Degree / Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Information Technology, Engineering (Electrical/Electronic), Engineering (Mechatronic/Electromechanical) or equivalent.

  • 1 to 2 year(s) of working experience in Semiconductor manufacturing environment.

  • At least 3 year(s) of working experience in the related field is required for this position.

  • Familiarity with any SECS/GEM characterization tools.

  • Excellent English communication (written and verbal ) and interpersonal skills.

  • Proficiency in PL/SQL and Oracle database is mandatory.

  • Proficient in web technologies such as VB.net, C#.NET, web services, SOAP and XML.

  • Proficiency in any one or more industrial MES/SFC software solutions such as Work stream Open, PROMIS, Factory Works, SAP XI, Space, SiView, FAB300 is highly desirable.

  • Knowledge of Master Data Management, Advanced Process Control (FDC, R2R, SPC) or MES Applications is an added Advantage.

  • A highly inquisitive nature with an attention to detail, coupled with creativeness & innovativeness.

  • Applicants must be willing to work in Batu Kawan.

  • Required skill(s): web services, PL/SQL, VB.NET, C#, Oracle, SOAP.

  • Preferably Junior Executives specializing in Engineering - Others or equivalent.

  • Full-Time position(s) available.


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