NPI Engineer/Process
Posted on 2/28/2023
Diamond Foundry

51-200 employees

Sustainable diamond
Company Overview
Diamond Foundry's mission is to make diamond the foundational component of every most advanced technology. As the most extreme material in the universe in more than a dozen dimensions, diamond is perfectly suited for this application.
Wenatchee, WA, USA
Experience Level
  • Bachelor's degree is required in a related technical field, preferably material science and engineering, chemical engineering, mechanical engineering, chemistry, physics, etc. Advanced degree candidates are also welcome to apply
  • 4+ years of related experience in high-volume manufacturing is highly desired
  • Ability to manage multiple projects cross-departmentally
  • Skilled in project management and problem-solving
  • Ability to extract and analyze data using tool such as SQL,Python and statistical software such as JMP
  • Knowledge about production quality metrics is desired
  • Ability to perform critical tasks with a high level of accuracy per procedures
  • Excellent documentation, communication, and technical writing skills
  • Serve as a core team member for assigned NPI projects as the liaison between R&D and Manufacturing, realizing products and processes for operations
  • Work closely with development engineers to proactively influence product and process design for better manufacturability
  • Development and execution of manufacturing plans for assigned projects, including material planning, selection of tools, qualification criteria, cost roadmap, scaleup planning, etc
  • Drive manufacturing improvement projects (yield, process optimization, etc.)
  • Assists with analyses and audits on processes to make recommendations on such items as quality, cost, efficiency, safety, etc
  • Prepare process documentation to support production release
  • Maintain Process Sheets and document changes as needed
  • Develop new Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs)'s and Process Sheets as necessary
  • Monitor processes on a daily basis. Assist with equipment and process validations, optimizations, and characterizations to reduce cost and increase capacity
  • Work with team members independently with a high degree of initiative to support and maintain good manufacturing processes and continuous improvements
  • Communicate production status and issues on time to team members and management
  • Train personnel on equipment, maintenance, and safety practices
  • Assist other teams in ensuring an adequate production environment whenever needed
  • Position requires successful candidate to be onsite
Desired Qualifications
  • Experience in fabrication processes/reactor growth environment is a plus