Corning Incorporated Sr. Quality Engineer in Shanghai, China

Sr. Quality Engineer

Date: Aug 14, 2017

Location: Shanghai, China, CN

Req #: 999

Corning is one of the world’s leading innovators in materials science. For more than 160 years, Corning has applied its unparalleled expertise in speciality glass, ceramics, and optical physics to develop products that have created new industries and transformed people’s lives.

Corning succeeds through sustained investment in R&D, a unique combination of material and process innovation, and close collaboration with customers to solve tough technology challenges.

Corning's Manufacturing, Technology and Engineering division (MTE) is recognized as the leader in engineering excellence & innovative manufacturing technologies by providing diverse skills to Corning’s existing & emerging businesses.

We anticipate & provide timely, valued, leading edge manufacturing technologies and engineering expertise. We partner with Corning’s businesses and the Science & Technology division. Together we create and sustain Corning’s manufacturing as a differential advantage.

Day to Day Responsibilities:

  • Build up and/or implement appropriate quality assurance/control system on CM site during early stage of product/process development. Lead/attend audit to monitor and maintain quality system.

  • Improving manufacturing capability (e.g. efficiencies, yields, cycle time, and/or material utilization) by identifying and eliminating root cause(s) of variability

  • Problem solving and/or process improvement using a structured methodical approach and appropriate application of statistics (e.g. Six Sigma)

  • Evaluating impact on the product/process from new or existing: raw materials, processes, and/or equipment parameters

  • Evaluating measurement systems to improve quality and/or reduce inspection costs

  • Designing experiments to identify key process inputs/interactions and impact on product

  • Involve in process variability reductions, manufacturing capability and process control for consistent performance, material utilization, product quality, process optimization and cost reductions.

  • Work on joint teams with production,technology, plant/division engineeringto improve yield, throughput, cycle time, and process uptime etc.

  • Transfer technology to divisions and manufacturing plants with full implementation of training and documentation systems (Standard Operation Procedures, Process Set-points and Trainingetc.)

  • Work with research & development teams for new processes and product development and introductions.

  • Job requires periodic travel to Corning and vendors locations in Asia and/or USA for process development/optimizationfor new products, new operation and process improvement projects.

Education & Experience:

  • BS degree in Engineering, or science, Math or Statistics.

  • Master degree in engineering with strong analytical statistics and mathematics is a plus.

  • At least one year related experience.

Required Skills:

  • Knowledge of process control/process discipline, SPC, DOE, Statistics, DMAIC and TQM.

  • Knowledge of quality management system, ISO9001 or TS 16949

  • Ability to organize, collaborate team activities.

  • Enjoy problem solving in a technical environment with a high level of technical curiosity

  • Ability to present data and analysis in both verbal and written/graphical form that broad audiences can understand

  • Proficient in English. Good written and oral skills are essential.

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