Tactus Technology is a team dedicated to materials science innovations to enable novel user interfaces for the consumer electronics industry. The Process Engineer will combine world-class expertise in polymer science with a demonstrated track record of developing robust manufacturing processes for polymeric films and coatings by collaborating with the Tactus Research and Development team andcontract manufacturing partners.

Primary Responsibilities:

Develop high volume polymer film/coating manufacturing processes based on lab-scale formulations in collaboration with contract manufacturing partners. Responsibilities include establishing: structure/process/property relationships in polymer films, process equipment modification/ selection/specification, development of process monitoring systems, and process troubleshooting.

Lead polymer extrusion and/or wet coating process improvements in close cooperation with contract manufacturing partners for current products.

Required Skills or Abilities:

Strong technical skills and deep knowledge of structure/process/property relationships in polymer films/coatings, Design of Experiment, process equipment selection/specification, process monitoring, and process troubleshooting.

Must have hands-on experience in material testing, establishment of testing method, or roll-to-roll web handling.

Must be able to establish and achieve performance goals and objectives for safety, quality, cost, manufacturing efficiency in process development.

Ability to use common analytical techniques in coating science to efficiently validate new processes and drive root cause analysis.

Strong oral and written English communication skills with ability to deliver complex findings in clear and structured manner to technical audience.

Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree or higher in Chemical Engineering, Polymer Science/Engineering, Chemistry, Material Science, or Mechanical Engineering.

3+ years of hands-on polymer extrusion, wet coating process development and roll-to-roll web handling experience including demonstrated track record of successful scale-up of new lab/pilot scale materials/formulations to high volume production.

Legal authorization to work in the U.S. is required. We are unable to sponsor individuals for employment visas for this job.