This print process engineering intern will be part of an engineering team developing 3D printers. Their primary function is to develop and optimize print processes for Projective SLA technology (Figure 4) involving new materials, new printers and new post-processing techniques. An experienced print process engineer will provide mentorship for this individual.
PRIMARY JOB FUNCTIONS:
Grow and optimize processes for projective SLA technology involving new materials, new printers and new post-processing.
Accountable for the delivery of the process engineering deliverables and timing to be defined at the beginning of the summer.
Interact with Chemists, Software Engineers, Mechanical and Electrical Engineers, while creating, specifying, optimizing and testing processes with variable parameters using statistical methods. Develop, communicate and document process engineering activities.
Conduct hands-on experiments on 3D printers and develop thorough reports on the research.
Present results to other engineers and managers on Figure 4.
Education and Training:
Progress towards a B.S. in Engineering or an appropriate equivalent is required
Progress towards an M.S. in Engineering or an appropriate equivalent is desirable
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
Experience and/or knowledge about statistics
Ability to write reports, business correspondence
Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from other engineers and technical managers
Ability to partner with all cross functions and tenacity to confront all relevant performance issues
Strong analytical skills to work on problems of diverse scope where collection and analysis of data is required.
Demonstrates good judgment in selecting methods and techniques for defining problems and obtaining solutions
Ability to interpret an extensive variety of technical instructions in mathematical or diagram form and deal with several abstract and concrete variables
Solid knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel. Experience with JMP or equivalent statistical software is desired.
Strong communication, interpersonal and leadership abilities
Solid skills in planning and organization with attention to detail
He/she should also have an outstanding record in his/her discipline, creativity, productivity and problem solving skills