IPG Photonics is the world's leading provider of high power fiber lasers and fiber amplifiers that are revolutionizing performance and utility in a remarkable array of materials processing, micromachining, telecommunications, medical and other advanced applications. Engineers at IPG Photonics are developing all aspects of laser products and accessory to provide solutions for our customers. Our engineers apply their talents to the build new products and systems from scratch to mass production. These challenges allow our teams to explore opportunities that continue to push our technology forward.
This is a great hands-on opportunity within the Quality Assurance Department for an experienced Quality/Process Engineer who wants their work to make a measurable impact on business performance. The person will be responsible for process development, analysis and improvement. The successful candidate may also take part with process development/creation and programming within the corporate database.
Collect, sort, analyze and interpret information for process development/improvement initiatives
Develop/Program process maps and controls within production database while minimizing waste and maximizing accuracy and efficiency from inception through implementation.
Interpret product requirements for traceability, performance and compliance to internal and industry standards utilizing best known methods.
Develop and implement continual improvement initiatives as required to comply with internal goals and/or customer specific requirements.
Implement and drive corrective and preventative actions pertaining to process compliance and quality.
Ability to compose and review technical reports as required.
Risk Management experience such as FMEA, PDCA and DMAIC is desired.
Knowledge with product and process validation.
Ability to perform MTTF, MTBF, and FIT Rate analysis is a plus.
BSEE, BSME or similar educational background
3 - 7 hands on years experience in a high tech, fast paced manufacturing environment.
Experience in the Laser or Photonics industry a plus.
Experience with optical and electrical test methods in support of active fiber devices such as fiber amplifiers and lasers.
Familiarity with internal quality process audits in support of the companies ISO 9001 program.
Familiar with Reliability testing and calculations.
Knowledgeable with lean six sigma, structured problem solving and root cause analysis.
Ownership and accountability for specific processes within the ISO 9001 QMS.
Excellent communication skills and ability to maintain a high emotional IQ.
No task too small attitude.
Travel may be required.
Must be a US person.
IPG Photonics Corporation