Luminit LLC is a leading provider of optics for lighting, automotive, and display applications. Luminit is looking for a Web Process Engineer who will be responsible for sustaining web manufacturing processes, developing and implementing process improvements and helps with the introduction of new products on the web manufacturing line.
Product & Process Development:
Follows the New Product Development process completing the manufacturing related sections such as BOM, Travelers, Work Instructions, SPC, training, etc.
Working with other engineers, develops SOPs and Process Flow Diagrams for new products or modified equipment and procedures
Completes General Process Change control documents when implementing process changes on assigned production processes
Develops standard work and is involved in training operators
Assists in New Process Development Stage Gate reviews
Working with other engineers, determines critical process metrics that can be monitored on a regular basis.
Works with Quality Engineering to develop and implement Statistical Process Controls for assigned production processes.
Provides support in the collection and interpretation of metric data (e.g. SPC charting).
Ensures that safety and process hazard reviews are conducted for new or modified equipment and procedures.
Working with other engineers, develops and maintains FMEA’s and Control Plans for assigned processes.
Assists in all Change Control processes.
Working with other engineers and operators, troubleshoots problems with existing equipment and processes. Recommends solutions to such problems and implement solutions after review.
Working with other engineers and operators, investigates and proposes new production procedures and methods to automate, improve, and/or scale-up existing processes.
Working with other engineers, runs test programs to identify key variables for process optimization using sound Continuous Improvement techniques (such as ANOVA, DOE). Collects and analyzes data from tests. Develops conclusions and recommendations for process improvement(s).
Skills and Experience
Greater than two years of experience in optical recording, processing and replication
Familiarity with process automation for large scale production
Must have in-depth knowledge of optical recording materials and their chemical properties and be familiar with metrology related to optical recording
Skills in the use of statistical methods are highly desireable. Knowledge of JMP, Minitab, or other statistical packages preferred
Must be proficient in documenting processes and procedures and in training others
Skilled in the use of Microsoft Office Suite
Must be a good communicator (verbal and written) and a team player
B.S. in Chemical Engineering or related discipline and three+ years of engineering experience in materials and chemicals used in replication processes.
Status: Full-time exempt
Location: Torrance, CA.
Up to 10% Travel required.
About Luminit LLC
Located in Torrance, CA, Luminit R&D is staffed by some of world's leading optical experts, including scientists, engineers, and production personnel, many of whom hold Ph.D. degrees. With more than 20 years of in-depth expertise, seven recording labs and 20 lasers, our R&D team has developed more than 40 advanced technologies, systems and products for government agencies and manufacturers seeking cutting-edge optical technologies that improve performance and reduce costs.
The R&D staff is organized into two major technology centers:
• Holographic Optical Element (HOE)-based Technologies
• Electro-optical and Spectral Sensing, Fiber-optics and Photonic Integration, and Nanotechnologies