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Engineer 1, Manufacturing Engineering

Location: Kuching, 13, Malaysia 
Req ID: JR-0000041813


Engineer 1, Manufacturing Engineering


Location: HGST Sarawak
  Req. Id: JR-0000041813


We’re looking for a dynamic Engineer with a passion to innovate and help shape the future of data.



·         Monitor, review and trigger Polish input and out indicator.

·         Perform troubleshooting on Polish yield, quality and equipment issues.

·         Work with other Production and Engineering teams on yield, part per hour (PPH), quality troubleshooting, utilization and improvement activities.

·         Coordinate and buy-off machine conversion.

·         Conduct the technical training for production folks. Identified process variation quantified process capability and work for improvement activities.

·         Work with equipment team on any CMP and grouping quality and yield issues.

·         Support, response and provide improvement activities for any customer feedback on washer activities.

·         Generate, monitor and sustain polish indicator for AOI and Optical Surface Analyzer (OSA).

·         Communication among team members and perform line inspection to ensure process control operating correctly.

·         Sustained day to day Quality / Yield / Utilization issues. Involved in defect / KPOV troubleshooting.  Established reaction guide / checklist like defect troubleshooting, SOP, Training materials, monitoring chart etc.

·         Conduct training and briefing for Polish process control, VI SOP, new process / product transferring / propagation, Defect troubleshooting method etc.

·         Worked with Test, QA, customer on new AOI and VI criteria and customer issues especially related to polish process requirement & Customer on sites quality issue troubleshooting activities etc.

·         Involved in yield, PPH and cost improvement activities. 

·         Identified the causes on quality issues / customer feedback, derive for improvement activities.

·         Update documentation.



·         Degree Holder in Engineering/Science/Material Science

·         Effective coordination and communication skill.

·         Able to work independent with minimum supervision


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