Measurement Systems Engineer

Corning   •  

Corning, NY

Not Specified years

Posted 268 days ago

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Scope of Position:

Develop, assemble, test and deploy measurement systems in support of manufacturing process control and inspection of Corning products. Manage the transfer of technology from development to manufacturing.


Day to Day Responsibilities:

Ø Leverage off-the-shelf instruments or develop new measurement methods to optimize manufacturing processes or inspect the quality of Corning products.

Ø Demonstrate proof-of-concept in lab environment.

Ø Engineer measurement solutions that are suitable for use in manufacturing.

Ø Work with a variety of cross functional groups (Development, Quality, IT, Purchasing, Operations) to deliver effective solutions.

Ø Leverage external suppliers for key technologies or core competencies such as system integration.

Ø Define Scopes of Work, competitively quote when appropriate, issue Purchase Orders, track supplier work and approve invoices.

Ø Design experiments and analyze data to identify and implement improvements to measurement systems or production processes.

Ø Create/update documentation for release to production including Machine Specifications; operating procedures and drawing packages.

Ø Train engineering, maintenance and operations people how to use and maintain measurement systems.

Ø Provide remote and onsite troubleshooting using data and performance analysis of the installed systems.


Travel Requirements:

Ø 10-30% domestic and international travel (Asia, Europe)

Ø 1 day to several week trips are typical.


Required Education & Experience:

BS or MS in Physics, Optics or EE 1-2 years of experience in a related technical field


Required Experience/Skills:

Ø Measurement system development or characterization

Ø Optical system design

Ø Effective interpersonal skills

Ø Strong programming in C# (or .NET)

Ø Systems Engineering and integration

Ø Experience with electrical/optical/mechanical installations, including system checkout and troubleshooting

Ø Strong communication and presentation skills (MS Office programs)

Ø Data retrieval, plotting and analysis (primarily using Microsoft Excel)


Desired Experience/Skills:

Ø Machine Vision system development (optics, lighting, cameras, image acquisition, image analysis)

Ø Knowledge of image processing algorithms (blob analysis, edge finding, morphology, feature extraction, classification, metrology)

Ø Digital Signal Processing

Ø Control systems (PLCs)

Ø Process engineering knowledge. Experienced with design of experiments, statistical analysis and process improvement

Ø Experience with Metrology, Inspection and Product Quality in support of production organizations

Ø Motion Control – ability to integrate motion on imaging platforms

Ø Computing – Familiar with high performance computing systems