Product Engineer

The Dow Chemical Company - Newark, NJ (30+ days ago)4.0


The Dow Chemical Company has an exciting and challenging opportunity for a Product Engineer job in Electronic Materials / CMP Technology, located in Newark, DE.

Job Summary:
This position is a key driver in the continued implementation of “Partner of Choice” vision for the site.

This role supports the goals of the business from a product ownership standpoint in different phases of a product life cycle. This role works with cross functional teams to support new product introductions, identify improvement opportunities and be the focal point for change management for the assigned products. This role will provide targeted opportunities for customer interactions while leveraging strong engineering principles to work on complex projects. This role also provides an excellent development opportunity for individuals interested in future leadership positions in customer facing roles OR in engineering.

Responsibilities:
Enable new product introductions with the highest technical quality by partnering with product development group on the stage gate methodology
Technical resource for assessing non-conforming products. Work with various teams (manufacturing, applications engineering) to decide fit for use for the non-conforming material.
Analyze process and production data to identify product consistency improvement opportunities. Initiate the improvement opportunities / drive for prioritization of the improvement opportunities with manufacturing.
Be the steward for change management for the assigned product portfolio.
Work with change owners (manufacturing, supplier quality, etc) to assess the impact of proposed changes and drive towards risk mitigation.
Work with customer facing teams to communicate appropriately through technical whitepapers.
Work with the PCS (process control systems) program manager to drive SPC (Statistical process control) culture at the site.
Training field service engineers and other sales staff as required on product knowledge.
Understand customer requirements and work to implement new metrologies to meet the needs.
Acting as steward for Dow’s product information.