TOD Control Engineer

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Date: Apr 11, 2024

Location: Hefei, AH, CN, 230011

Company: Corning

Requisition Number: 62284


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. 

Corning’s Display Technologies segment manufactures glass substrates for active matrix liquid crystal displays (“LCDs”) that are used primarily in LCD televisions, notebook computers and flat panel desktop monitors.

- Day to Day Responsibilities "

• Provide Process Controls Design support for Melting Furnace Installations, repairs and equipment upgrades.
• Lead Technology/Knowledge Transfer from Central Engineering group to plants majority in China, and minority outside of China.
• Thoroughly document all designs/developments to ensure fast and efficient technology transfer to Display Technologies facilities.
• Lead Level 3 manufacturing support activities to immediate solution for production and permanent solutions for improvement and process optimization."

- Education and Experience "

• Bachelor or Master of Science Degree in Electrical or Controls or Computer area.
• Working experience as a control engineer use process control to automate and control operational variables such as flow rates, temperatures, for example Petrochemical or Glass industries is a plus. "


- Required Skills "

• Willing to understand Corning hot-end process and then apply the engineering solution for process improvement and optimization as a process controls expert.
• Expertise in Modern Control System Design (architecture and detailed level design) including Field device, PLC, SCADA, HMI and PI system, system communication protocol design including DeviceNet and Ethernet.
• Able to create functional spec and perform software development.
• Project Leadership experience (specification, scope, budget and schedule)
• Strong understanding of process controls system including conventional PID control, advanced MPC and MIMO controls.
• Strong understanding on the configuration of Final-Control-Element such as SCR and VFD to optimize loop control capability.
• Control cabinet layout and design per NEC, IEC or China standard.
• Project Leadership Experience (defining scopes, budget, timelines, etc.)
• CAD capability for electrical drawing modification or revision.


Desired Skills
• Experience in facility equipment and construction site management.
• Experience in root cause failure analysis of electrical system equipment.
• Matlab and Simulink for process controls simulation and performance analysis.


Soft Skills
• Ability to work independently and directly with project customers to define project scope, identify project requirements and deliverables and satisfy objectives/timelines with a minimal amount of supervision.
• Cross-cultural Sensitivity, Ability to work in a diversity team-based environment and participate on a matrix project team, Team player, perform well as an individual subject matter expert contributor.
• Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, planning and organizing, building cross functional relationship"




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