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Manufacturing Equipment Engineer

Location: San Jose, CA, United States 
Req ID: JR-0000040599


Manufacturing Equipment Engineer

  • Monitor equipment performance with key equipment performance matrix including MTBF (mean time between failure), MTTR (mean time to recovery), pareto analysis (failure frequency analysis)
  • Certify and train maintenance/chemical technicians.
  • Establish written procedures and specs for maintenance tech.
  • Work with process engineering team to provide resolution/reduction of rework and scrap issues.
  • Lead investigations for equipment related excursion and provide a solution.
  • Provide 8D and executive summary to management and various department stake holders.
  • Provide safety recommendations on equipment in addition ensuring tools meet QA site requirements.
  • Utilization of Micro-computer applications – Excel, Power Point and industry standard system reporting.


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Vacuum Technology and knowledge.
  • BA, Engineering
  • 5 years hands-on work experience in manufacturing production 
  • Understanding of failure mechanisms, ability to isolate determine root cause and repair.
  • Effective team player including communicating with Maintenance, Manufacturing, Engineering and OEM vendors.
  • Forum Notes, Excel and Word Computer Skills.
  • Excellent mechanical and electrical aptitude.
  • Knowledge in control systems, PLC (Process Logic Control)
  • Communication skills and capacity to clearly communicate with peers, management, customers and suppliers.
  • Knowledge 6 sigma methodology.
  • Motion Control and DeviceNet
  • High vacuum technology and leak detection by Helium with/without mass spectrometry.
  • Project planning and execution.
  • Data Analysis / Computer Skills.
  • Problem Solving. Logical thinking and root cause analysis capability.
  • Knowledge in control systems.
  • Positive working attitude and work ethics.
  • Effective time management