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Sr. Quality Engineer

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Date: Apr 5, 2021

Location: Shanghai, 31, CN, 200031

Company: Corning

Requisition Number: 44071


Corning is one of the world’s leading innovators in materials science. For more than 160 years, Corning has applied its unparalleled expertise in speciality 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.

Day to Day Responsibilities:

  • Build up and/or implement appropriate quality management/control system on CM site or Corning new plant during early stage of product/process development. Lead/attend audit to monitor and maintain effective quality system.
  • Lead to establish build-in quality in new product/process project. Coach existing manufacturing to build-in quality on the journey of total quality.
  • Provides leadership in problem solving, and technical expertise, to ensure timely resolution of process issues, and higher level troubleshooting.
  • Use of statistical data analysis and DOE in process problem solving and process/product improvement.
  • Improving manufacturing capability by identifying and eliminating root cause(s) of variability.
  • Work on joint teams with production, technology, plant/division engineering to improve yield, throughput, and cycle time and process uptime etc.
  • Transfer technology to divisions and manufacturing plants with full implementation of training and documentation systems (Standard Operation Procedures, Process Set-points and Training etc.)
  • Work with research & development teams for new processes and product development and introductions.
  • Job requires periodic travel to Corning and vendors’ locations in Asia and/or USA for quality system build up, new process development/optimization/improvement projects.

Travel Requirements: 60-80%, possible international travel

Education & Experience

  • B.S. degree or above in engineering, or science, math, statistics.
  • At least three years related experience, especially on quality management system.

Required skills

  • Knowledge of quality management system, ISO9000 or IATF (TS) 16949 or relevant.
  • Knowledge of process control/process discipline, SPC, DOE, Statistics, DMAIC, Taguchi and Total Quality methods.
  • Ability to organize, collaborate team activities.  
  • Ability to influence diverse technical teams
  • Ability to present data and analysis in both verbal and written/graphical form that broad audiences can understand
  • Proficient in English. Good written and oral skills are essential