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Regional Manufacturing Engineering Manager

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Date: Oct 12, 2021

Location: Shenzhen, GD, CN, 518048

Company: Corning

Purpose of the Position:

• To support Corning Gorilla Glass Solutions business & profitability growth in China and Asia Pacific region by establishing and executing strategic engineering initiatives in concert with select Contract Manufacturing partners.

• Managing CM engineering portfolios including capital projects, cost reduction, and performance excellence programs.

• Enhance contract manufacturers engineering capability, facilitate new product and technology receivership. Drive continuous improvements in contract manufacturers’ yields, delivery lead time, quality performance & price reductions.

Major Roles and Responsibilities:

• Engineering Leadership o Establish a strong engineering culture of rigor, PCPD, Engineering performance excellence, continuous improvements and engineering effectiveness (including being the champion of MEE)

o Champion Performance Excellence and other corporate manufacturing engineering initiatives such as MEE and intellectual asset protection (IAP) as required

o Develop, train and grow local engineering talent resource to ultimately own the China-based portion of the GGS regional engineering team

o Support and lead cost reduction programs (i.e. Church week) at the contract manufacturers to achieve Black book and Green book unit cost targets and yields at the contract manufacturers and virtual factory

o Define and successfully manage and execute regional top engineering and continuous improvement portfolios for capital and cost reduction, Performance Excellence, cost competitiveness, new product introduction etc. o Involved in developing, modifying, and executing business policies which directly/indirectly involves contract manufacturing engineering and operations

o Co-work with other engineering and innovations development managers/teams to support new engineering process development and new technology transfer at the contract manufacturers

o Act as the manufacturing engineering receiver for new process or technology transfer from development/project team to manufacturing operations team. Establish clear hand-over criteria, communicate and gain alignment from all parties involved

Major Roles and Responsibilities (Continued):

o Regularly interacts with senior management or executive levels as part of the GGS extended leadership team on matters concerning several functional areas, strategic programs within the division

• Contract Manufacturing Support

o Ensure compliances in meeting all Corning manufacturing requirements for the contract manufacturers per MSA including change management process and environmental, health and safety requirements for Corning employees at the contract manufacturers

o Set and achieve contract manufacturing operations engineering targets with year over year continuous improvements in QCDMS+I objectives at the contract manufacturers

o Lead the GGS regional engineering function to support contract manufacturers operations in achieving lowest possible competitive costs, advantaged products, superior product quality and excellent customer service

o Submit annual Black book and Green book cycle budgeting for contract manufacturers programs and capital engineering funding

o Determine optimal Corning contract manufacturer engineering organization structure, while growing/adapting the organization to meet rapidly increasing demands of the GGS business at the contract manufacturers (including other Asia regions outside of China)

o Interface with functional leaders in product line management, supply chain management, manufacturing operations, quality & development/division engineering to successfully deliver and support GGS overall business objectives

o Define and manage engineering resources deployment priorities with contract manufacturers group leaders (A, B & C)

o Participate in contract manufacturers quarterly business reviews (QBRs) and provide performance feedback and inputs