Manufacturing Process Engineer- Chemical Engineer

Agilent Technologies, Inc. US
Job Location: 
Santa Clara, CA
Job Description: 

This is your opportunity to join Agilent Technologies Diagnostics and Genomics Group as a member of the Microarray Engineering Team responsible for supporting high volume manufacturing, optimization of existing processes, and new product efforts. This position is for a Manufacturing Engineer with a focus on optimization of chemistry for processes, equipment, and safety in the Microarray Fab in Santa Clara.

Key responsibilities include:

- Support of all chemical engineering activities to support equipment and timely production shipments
- Champion of safety related to chemical systems in the Fab
- Input on chemical optimization for improved processes and yields in the Fab
- Facilities integration and coordination of new and existing tools for chemical tie-in
- Plan and support data and calculations to meet permit requirements for new equipment; OSHA, BAAQMD, fire department
- Support existing systems: establish clear protocols and formal training for chemical related activities on all equipment
- Actively participate with the process engineering team to hit aggressive timelines in a fast paced environment
- Lead decision making with regard to chemical related aspects of new systems and new designs
- Firm understanding and implementation of ISO compliance requirements
- Ensure environmental conditions are met and documented to meet regulation requirements


- MS or Ph.D. In Chemical or Mechanical Engineering, or equivalent experience
- 10+ years relevant experience related to chemical process and machine optimization in a highly technical environment
- Experience with development of new processes and/or new product introduction
- Software machine control knowledge- PLCs, HMI, Wonderware
- Semiconductor wet chemistry processing and equipment design experience
- Practical knowledge of Semi -S2, BAAQMD, Class I Div 2 requirements
- Ability to lead and drive to closure chemical related improvements on multiple tools in the Microarray Fab while at the same time have a broader perspective of the overall process interactions
- Able to work independently, communicate clearly on issues needing support form peers and/or management
- Track record of success working with cross functional matrix teams, vendors, and EHS
- Excellent communication and computer skills

Geo Location: Santa Clara, CA

Agilent is an equal opportunity employer.

Contact Information: 

Apply online: Process Engineer- Chemical Engineer