Process Development Engineer (030-13)

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Job Location: 
Valencia, CA
Job Summary: 

The Process Development Engineer will be part of an engineering team developing additive layer based Inkjet 3d printing systems; his/her primary function is to develop and optimize processes for Inkjet 3D printing technology involving new materials and new equipment.

  • Interact with Chemists, Software Engineers, Mechanical, Process and Electrical Engineers, while creating, specifying, confirming and optimizing processes with variable parameters using statistical methods
  • Conduct hands-on experiments with the related equipment and develop thorough reports on the research
  • Capability to independently execute research and development projects
  • Provide industry specific expertise and leadership in Piezo Inkjet technology and applications
  • The candidate is expected to spend more than 70% of their time in a lab environment running experiments

Education Training:
M.Sc. in Engineering


  • At least 1 year of experience in a relevant Engineering discipline
  • Prior experience working in a lab setting highly desirable

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • Experience and/or knowledge about statistics and process control are required
  • Knowledge and experience about electro-mechanical systems and some computer programing knowledge.
  • Hands experience in designing, setting up and running prototype devices for lab experiments
  • Strong communication, interpersonal and leadership abilities
  • Ability to partner with all cross functions and tenacity to confront all relevant performance issues
  • Strong analytical skills to work on problems of diverse scope where analysis of data requires evaluation of identifiable factors
  • Demonstrates good judgment in selecting methods and techniques for defining problems and obtaining solutions
  • Ability to interpret an extensive variety of technical instructions in mathematical or diagram form and deal with several abstract and concrete variables
  • Solid skills in planning and organization with an ability to plan and manage multiple projects with attention to detail