Posted: Tuesday, October 24, 2017 12:50 PM
Corning is one of the world's leading innovators in materials science. For more than 160 years, Corning has applied its unparalleled expertise in
specialty 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 and D, a unique combination of material and process innovation, and close collaboration with customers to solve tough technology challenges.
Cornings Manufacturing, Technology and Engineering division (MTE) is recognized as the leader in engineering excellence and innovative manufacturing technologies by providing diverse skills to Corning's existing and emerging businesses.
We anticipate and provide timely, valued, leading edge manufacturing technologies and engineering expertise. We partner with Corning's businesses and the Science and Technology division. Together we create and sustain Corning's manufacturing as a differential advantage.
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:
:Leverage off:the:shelf instruments or develop new measurement methods to optimize manufacturing processes or inspect the quality of Corning products.
:Demonstrate proof:of:concept in lab environment.
:Engineer measurement solutions that are suitable for use in manufacturing.
:Work with a variety of cross functional groups (Development, Quality, IT, Purchasing, Operations) to deliver effective solutions.
:Leverage external suppliers for key technologies or core competencies such as system integration.
:Define Scopes of Work, competitively quote when appropriate, issue Purchase Orders, track supplier work and approve invoices.
:Design experiments and analyze data to identify and implement improvements to measurement systems or production processes.
:Create/update documentation for release to production including Machine Specifications; operating procedures and drawing packages.
:Train engineering, maintenance and operations people how to use and maintain measurement systems.
:Provide remote and onsite troubleshooting using data and performance analysis of the installed systems.
:10:30 domestic and international travel (Asia, Europe)
:1 day to several week trips are typical.
Hours of work/work schedule/flex:time:
40 hrs./week minimum
Required Education and Experience:
BS or MS in Physics, Optics or EE
1:2 years of experience in a related technical field
:Measurement system development or characterization
:Optical system design
:Effective interpersonal skills
:Strong programming in C (or .NET)
:Systems Engineering and integration
:Experience with electrical/optical/mechanical installations, including system checkout and troubleshooting
:Strong communication and presentation skills (MS Office programs)
:Data retrieval, plotting and analysis (primarily using Microsoft Excel)
:Machine Vision system development (optics, lighting, cameras, image acquisition, image analysis)
:Knowledge of image processing algorithms (blob analysis, edge finding, morphology, feature extraction, classification, metrology)
:Digital Signal Processing
:Control systems (PLCs)
:Process engineering knowledge. Experienced with design of experiments, statistical analysis and process improvement
:Experience with Metrology, Inspection and Product Quality in support of production organizations
:Motion Control : ability to integrate motion on imaging platforms
:Computing : Familiar with high performance computing systems
:Interpersonal skills : able to interact effectively with customers and coworkers
:Able to work independently
• Location: Elmira-Corning
• Post ID: 31910292 elmira