BlueBolt Recruitment

call us 01227 656880   email us

Process Engineer

Co Durham - Salary £40,000-£50,000

A leading manufacturer of micro electronics is seeking a Process Engineer in the area of post-fabrication processing.

• Do you have a background in high volume micro-electronic manufacturing, preferably in the area of post-fabrication assembly?
• Do you have experience in specifying new advanced manufacturing equipment and the subsequent introduction to high volume manufacturing?
• Can you demonstrate an ability to mentor and help lead a team of engineers and technicians in complex problem solving and process development?

If the answers are yes to the above and you are looking for a challenge and the opportunity to make a difference, then the perfect job awaits and the chance to join a ground-breaking company working at the cutting edge of flexible electronics.

Key tasks:

• Develop robust, high yielding and stable processes operating on structured polymer films at high volume including laser-based processes and bonding of electronic components using conductive adhesives.
• Develop innovative, cost-effective equipment in partnership with vendors
• Provide high quality mentoring and training to engineering, operational and maintenance staff
• Produce effective reports, publications and presentations in a professional manner

Qualifications and training:

• High level experience in electronic component processing and assembly (MUST)
• Degree in Engineering (mechanical, chemical), Physics, Materials Science
• Experience in laser or photonics processing
• Green belt Lean 6 sigma certification or higher
• Knowledge of electronic bonding including conductive adhesives

Skills and experience

• Experience of materials processes using lasers
• Confident ability to inspect and interpret thin-film processes using microscopy.
• Exposure to the processing of delicate materials such as thin films, polymers or bio materials
• Understanding of some of the techniques for fabrication of micrometer-scale devices and structures, such as photolithography, thin film deposition, injection moulding, ink-jet printing.
• Ability to work with equipment suppliers, developing trials, specifications and tracking projects for the supply of advanced processing equipment.
• Use of Quality Systems in development and manufacturing.
• Familiarity with the use of quality-enhancing techniques such as 8D, FMEA, fishbone, 5 Whys etc.
• Demonstrable innovation within an industrial environment
• Strong and demonstrable problem-solving skills to support product development and manufacturing.
• Experience of high volume automated pick and place manufacturing of electronic components.
• Ability to mentor and lead colleagues in technical developments.

Key words: electronics engineer electronic engineer manufacturing engineer process engineer production engineer process improvement engineer manufacturing improvement engineer 6 sigma six sigma quality engineer quality improvement engineer semi conductor engineer micro electronics thin film engineer

Apply for this job

Latest Jobs

Software Engineer
Lancashire / Salary £30,000-£40,000
Agricultural Service Engineeer
Cheshire / Salary TBC
Accounts Assistant
Cambridgeshire / Salary circa £25,000
HV Solar Engineer
West Midlands / Salary £30,000-£40,000
Project Manager/Engineer
Kent / Salary TBC
Senior Account Manager
South London / Salary TBC
Field Service Engineer
Hertfordshire / Salary £32,000-£36,000
Field Service Engineer
London / Salary £30,000-£40,000
Senior Rubber Technologist
Herefordshire / Salary TBC
Software Development Engineer
Hertfordshire / Salary £35,000-£50,000