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Posted: Thursday, January 11, 2018 8:37 AM


About the Job

Summit Technology Services has a contract for a Measurements Engineer in Corning, NY

Job ID S-C13543

Define, assemble, test and deploy measurement systems in support of manufacturing process control and inspection of 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 products.
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 ~40% domestic and international travel (Asia, Europe)
Ø 1 day to several week trips are typical.

Required Education & Experience:
BS, MS or PhD in Physics, Optics or EE
Minimum of 3 years hands on experience with metrology

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

Soft Skills:
Ø Fluent in Mandarin is a big plus
Ø Ability to work with others for whom English is not their primary language

Benefits available…. Please send a copy of your most recent resume along with salary requirement, interest and availability at your earliest convenience to
Rate plus Per Diem based on experience/project location

• Location: Corning, NY, Elmira-Corning

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