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Molding Development Engineer

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Date: Feb 15, 2021

Location: TuCheng City, TW, 236

Company: Corning

Requisition Number: 42230



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.

Our Optical Communications segment has recently evolved from being a manufacturer of optical fiber and cable, hardware and equipment to being a comprehensive provider of industry-leading optical solutions across the broader communications industry.This segment is classified into two main product groupings – carrier network and enterprise network. The carrier network product group consists primarily of products and solutions for optical-based communications infrastructure for services such as video, data and voice communications. The enterprise network product group consists primarily of optical-based communication networks sold to businesses, governments and individuals for their own use.



Scope of Position

  • Provide high quality mold design and shop support during fabrication
  • Support mold design capacity and quality improvement for Corning Global Molding Strategy


Major Roles and Responsibilities

  • The number one responsibility for the individual selected is to design injection molds and support during fabrication.
  • Concept Development:
    • Provide DFM for mold quotation process
    • Evaluate part design for moldability
    • Follow Corning Global Mold Design Manual
    • Coordinate with modeling engineer to optimize mold design and avoid molding defects
  • Fabrication and Project Management:
    • Ensure mold design meets Corning standards and requirements and continue to support in improvement and optimization
    • Responsible for 3D mold design and 2D drawing and release drawing to tool shop


Projects involved with:

  • Design quality improvement projects
  • Design capacity improvement projects
  • Support other development projects if needed


Experience Requirements: 5 years minimum or relevant working experience in injection mold design


Required Skills:

  • Full knowledge of injection mold design and fabrication.
  • Utilize 2D/3D drawing software in mold design (Preferred: Siemens UG and AutoCAD).
  • Capable of using Microsoft Office.
  • Language Requirement:
    English – Medium or higher (Capable of mold spec discussion by email and verbally)

    Chinese – Native


Desired Skills:

  • Familiar with concepts of mold structure standardization
  • Mold design project management
  • Mold machining related experience or knowledge
  • Familiar with injection molding process and troubleshooting
  • Industry 4.0 concept for mold engineering
  • CAD software programming knowledge or background



  • BS in Mechanical or Mold Engineering or equivalent degree is preferred (Optional)
  • Associate Degree/ Technical School for tool fabrication or equivalent (Optional)