Staff Manufacturing Equipment Engineer (Engineer Staff, Mfg Equipment)

Lumentum Operations LLC - San Jose, CA3.5

What do we do?

Lumentum (NASDAQ: LITE) is a market-leading manufacturer of innovative optical and photonic products enabling optical networking and commercial laser customers worldwide. Lumentum’s optical components and subsystems are part of virtually every type of telecom, enterprise, and data center network. Lumentum’s commercial lasers enable advanced manufacturing techniques and diverse applications including next-generation 3D sensing capabilities. Lumentum is headquartered in Milpitas, California with R&D, manufacturing, and sales offices worldwide. For more information, visit

Lumentum is an Equal Opportunity Employer, EOE/Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disability

What Will You Do?

As a member of the Equipment Engineering staff, the Wafer Fab Equipment Engineer will have ownership of one or more tool sets within a wafer fab manufacturing operation. Equipment Engineers are responsible for the overall availability and performance of their assigned equipment sets in accordance with SEMI E10.

Responsibilities will include:
Design and implement maintenance programs to improve tool availability and reduce cost of ownership;
Analyze equipment performance metrics (MTBF, uptime, MTTR, etc.) to determine areas for improvement;
Write PM procedures, checklists, troubleshooting guides, and work instructions for your assigned equipment set;
Evaluate and recommend the selection of new process equipment;
Plan, manage and execute all assigned equipment installations or upgrades to the Fab or manufacturing equipment;
Continuous improvement of reliability, availability, yield and quality as well as cost and scrap reduction support;
Assists equipment maintenance technicians in the troubleshooting of critical down tools;
Establish and maintain spare part Bill of Materials (BOMs) for assigned equipment.

Bachelor degree or 5 years industry equivalent professional experience;
5+ years of Equipment Engineering experience is preferred;
Solid background working as a sustaining equipment engineer in a 24/7 manufacturing environment;
Proven track record of systematically improving MTBF and tool availability by implementing root cause corrective actions;
Ability to generate necessary equipment documentation for an equipment maintenance organization;
Strong project leadership, organization and excellent communication skills;
Basic understanding of safety, health and environmental area;
Technically strong in electrical, mechanical, and can lead troubleshooting of down time of equipment;
Ability to provide the highest level of in-house support for tool down situations;
Manage new tool installations, modifications and upgrades to existing tools;
Strong computer skills to include Word, Excel, and Project.

Primary Location: US-CA-San Jose
Work Locations: San Jose-Rose, CA USA 80 Rose Orchard Way San Jose 95134
Job: Manufacturing Equipment
Organization: US BU
Schedule: Full-time
Employee Status: Regular
Job Type: Standard
Job Level: Individual Contributor
Job Posting: Aug 13, 2018, 1:07:04 PM