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(Senior) Thermal Engineering Technology Engineer

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Date: Jul 17, 2019

Location: Chengdu, China, CN

Company: Corning

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&D, a unique combination of material and process innovation, and close collaboration with customers to solve tough technology challenges.

Corning's Manufacturing, Technology and Engineering division (MTE) is recognized as the leader in engineering excellence & innovative manufacturing technologies by providing diverse skills to Corning’s existing & emerging businesses.

We anticipate & provide timely, valued, leading edge manufacturing technologies and engineering expertise.  We partner with Corning’s businesses and the Science & Technology division. Together we create and sustain Corning’s manufacturing as a differential advantage.

Purpose of the Position:

  • Responsible for equipment and process engineering assignments; including mechanical design, prototyping, installation, acceptance, and start-up for thermal/fluid equipment and process in all Corning Businesses
  • Grow technical competencies and expertise in equipment and process engineering supported for manufacturing or mass productions with fundamental understanding
  • Build-on communication, harmony, leadership and project management skills on dynamic fast-pace projects in timely manner.
  • Develop new core technology to support Corning success
  • Live in Corning values, integrate cultures, nurture strategic thinking and ability to influence


Day to Day Responsibilities:

  • Work on assigned project, no specific day-to-day job.


Education & Experience 

  • Possess MS/PhD degree with focus in Mechanical, Aerospace, Material, Naval Engineering or related disciplines
  • Professional experience in equipment or process engineering applied for machine design, equipment/system integration, flow/thermal process, and energy saving.


Required Skills                                               

  • Solid background in fluid-dynamics, heat transfers, and thermal dynamics under engineering/industrial levels
  • Excellent computer and 2D/3D CAD skills (good command of MS Office, AutoCAD and Solid Works)
  • Effective listening, oral, and written communication skills in English and a major Asian language
  • Detail-oriented and able to perform with limited supervision under time pressure
  • Proactive, creative, and positive as a team player to achieve project objectives with high quality
  • Frequent domestic or international travel is required.


Desired Skills 

  • 5-10+ years’ experience in mechanical/equipment design and engineering; senior engineer designation may be granted based on quantity and nature of prior experience
  • Familiarity with thermal or flow equipment engineering (e.g. heat treatment, heat exchange, forming, and mixing technology etc.), and process & manufacturing engineering with methodologies, such as 6-SIGMA, DMAIC, and statistical data-analysis
  • Knowledge of material selections for flow and thermal equipment in variable process implementations
  • Familiar with methods of flow or thermal/flow tests and results analysis
  • Skillset in flow/thermal modeling & simulations using CFD software or coding by C/C++ is a plus
  • Diversity of experience and background is an asset



Other Information

  • National/International >70%

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