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Manufacturing Process Engineer

Date:  Feb 23, 2021
Country:  United States
State / Province:  California
City:  Santa Clara
Job Type:  Regular
Job ID:  39823


Keysight is the world's leading electronic measurement company, helping scientists and engineers address their toughest technical challenges with confidence through innovations in wireless, modular, and software solutions. Our employees leverage their insight and passion to deliver measurement solutions in wireless communications, aerospace and defense, and semiconductor markets with world-class platforms, software and consistent measurement science.


This position is with Keysight’s Semiconductor Infrastructure Solutions (SIS) organization.  We are a world leader in the design and manufacture of laser interferometry systems, precision optical components, complex monolithic optics (CMOs), and advanced electronic measurement solutions.  Our systems offer high precision in a wide dynamic range, the ability to simultaneously measure positions with multiple degrees of freedom, and the highest accuracy available in both air and vacuum environments.

We are seeking an experienced Manufacturing Process Engineer to join our Optics Manufacturing team.  The selected candidate will be part of the team which closely works with our R&D to introduce new products to our advanced optics and interferometer production. You will have opportunities to adapt new technologies, transform start-of-art engineering designs into valuable and manufacturable products, and make key contributions and leadership to develop, document and drive our manufacturing processes with Production team to deliver the top-quality products to meet strict customer quality requirements.

Job Description

As an experienced Manufacturing Process Engineer you will be responsible to define, test and release new procedures and products for our next generation product families and systems which include assemblies of precision mechanics, optics fabrication, polarizing optics, fiber optics, and electronics. You will be also interfacing with both R&D and Optics Manufacturing teams for product trouble shooting, process development and continuously support to all of our existing products and key customers.   

•    Work closely with R&D to develop new manufacturing processes for NPI products, as needed, or land new products into existing manufacturing processes
•    Understand, drive, and manage optics interferometer production engineering to support manufacturing process improvement, cost reduction, procedure update, test station duplication and maintenance, committing the best processes to make top quality products for customers
•    Transfer NPI precision opto-mechanical processes and knowledges to Production Manufacturing teams and technicians, conducting Manufacturing Training as required, and able to evaluate and verify manufacturing processes
•    Participate in Manufacturing tooling design and upgrade with both R&D and Manufacturing using 3D CAD simulation modeling
•    Define and create initial assembly documentation, support production trouble shooting, and train manufacturing personal to make corrective actions for product test, assembly and packaging
•    Work closely with Quality Group to support production on RMA repair activities. Conduct and influence Supplier SCARs, 8D analysis, product repair guidance and MRB review

Job Qualifications

Skills and Knowledge Qualifications:

•    Minimum 3 years of working experience in Mechanical Engineering, Optical Engineering, Semiconductor Manufacturing Engineering or similar industrial field. 
•    In-depth knowledge of mechanics and principles for complex opto-mechanical designs, optics assembly and tools
•    Experience in one or more of the following technical areas: precision opto-mechanics, optical coating, mechanical kinematic design and precision machining
•    Actively thinking and acting independently to propose or translate ideas and new concepts into tangible results
•    Experience of using CAD tools for design analysis such PTC CREO or ANSYS preferred
•    Excellent communication and ability to work well in team environment with people at all levels


•    Design or manufacturing experience with precision opto-mechanical products such as lasers, fiber coupling, optics collimators, laser interferometers, or optical system integration
•    Design and manufacturing experience with semiconductor capital equipment and/or precision motion controls
•    Depth knowledge in quality control programs of 6 Sigma, 6S and quality management system is highly desirable
•    B.S. or equivalent in Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Optical Engineering, Physics, or similar technical field. MS is highly preferable

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Job ID : 39823 

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