Sr. Development Engineer

Date: Nov 21, 2023

Location: Hefei, AH, CN, 230011

Company: Corning

Requisition Number: 60273


Corning is vital to progress – in the industries we help shape and in the world we share.

We invent life-changing technologies using materials science. Our scientific and manufacturing expertise, boundless curiosity, and commitment to purposeful invention place us at the center of the way the world interacts, works, learns, and lives.

Our sustained investment in research, development, and invention means we’re always ready to solve the toughest challenges alongside our customers. 


Purpose of the Position:

Corning Automotive Glass Solutions business is an industry leader of technical glass for automotive applications.  We are looking for the best talents at our R&D center in Hefei, China.


Day to Day Responsibilities:

•  Optical surface treatment process development, including anti-reflection (AR) and anti-glare (AG), both additive (coating) and subtractive (etching) processes

•   Optical characterization/measurement/analysis

•   New AR/AG product development 

•   Helping solve manufacturing issues in AR/AG processes, including process control, yield improvement, defect analysis/reduction, etc.

•   Supporting customer problem-solving activities by working with commercial teams

•   Expected travel <25%


Education & Experience  

•    Solid background in thin film coating and/or optical physics

•    Extensive experience in process development, optical analysis and characterization/measurement


Required Skills

•   Familiar with PVD coating equipment, spectrometer, ellipsometry and related equipment

•   Hands-on in designing and performing experiments independently, data collection/analysis

•   Good communication skills.  Good at working with team of diverse background


Desired Skills

An advanced degree (PhD or MS) in materials engineering/sciences, optical physics, electrical engineering, or related disciplines,  Optical coating experience is a big plus.