Molding Development Engineer (m/f) Molding Development Engineer (m/f)

Corning Inc (Fribourg, Schweiz) Vor 9 Tagen veröffentlicht

Requisition Number: 41930

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:

Support Corning Mold Development Engineering in the mission of providing our customers with world-class tooling for new product introductions and capacity upgrades, including mold processing analysis during concept development, tool fabrication, qualification, and on-boarding.

Major Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Provide design for manufacturing (DFM) analysis, budgetary funding estimates, capacity utilization estimates, and materials consultation for new product introductions
  • Evaluate final part designs and determine the most cost effective mold design relative to manufacturing efficiency, long-term tool durability, and simplicity of tool maintenance according to Global Corning standards.
  • Oversee and communicate Milestones of Mold Build projects globally
  • Ensure tooling solutions meet timelines and cost objectives
  • Provide the most effective path for mold procurement process and identify, develop, and prove strategies to reduce lead time in internal and external molding suppliers
  • Interface with tooling suppliers as external and internal customer during procurement process, concept development, fabrication, and final qualification of tooling
  • Provides direction for seamless tooling transfer to production across multiple sites
  • Maintain Corning mold schedule tracker delivering clear project status

Education Requirements:

  • BS holding a Technical degree or equivalent
  • BS in Plastics engineering or equivalent preferred

Experience Requirements:

  • 5+ years knowledge of injection mold tooling and comprehensive understanding of engineering resins
  • 3+ years knowledge on injection molding processes

Required Skills:

  • Fluent French language skills (written & spoken)
  • Strong project management skills for complex and simultaneous project assignment priorities
  • Mold-making including mold flow simulation technology ( MOLD FLOW  Software)
  • Good ability to understand mechanical drawing including tooling & product ( Measures & Tolerances )
  • Knowledge of high precision injection mold tooling
  • Ability to utilize MS Office applications
  • Knowledge of tool steels and metallurgical properties
  • Thorough understanding of injection mold processing parameters and applications (cause and affect)
  • Affective verbal and written communication and good operating in team environment
  • Ability to lead or participate in cross-functional international teams
  • Ability to travel (domestic and international) by 20%
  • Technical English language skills (written & spoken)

Desired Skills:

  • Mold set-up and processing capability
  • Ability to troubleshoot with advanced problem-solving tools
  • Ability to clearly communicate ideas and gain support for changes needed to adhere to project metrics

Molding Development Engineer (m/f) Molding Development Engineer (m/f)

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