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Process Engineer

East Syracuse, New York, United States
30+ days ago



Category: Manufacturing
Req Number: PROCE02038
Job Type: Full-Time
Location: East Syracuse, NY, United States


Company Overview

INFICON is a leading provider of innovative instrumentation, critical sensor technologies, and Smart Manufacturing/Industry 4.0 software solutions that enhance productivity and quality of tools, processes, and complete factories. These analysis, measurement and control products are essential for gas leak detection in air conditioning/refrigeration and automotive manufacturing. They are vital to equipment manufacturers and end-users in the complex fabrication of semiconductors and thin film coatings for optics, flat panel displays, solar cells and industrial vacuum coating applications. Other users of our vacuum-based processes include the life sciences, research, aerospace, packaging, heat treatment, laser cutting and many other industrial processes. We also leverage our expertise in vacuum technology to provide unique, toxic chemical analysis products for emergency response, security, and environmental health and safety.

The Process Engineer is responsible for process definition, process control, process support, process optimization, and training. The Process Engineer will focus on the development and maintenance of robust high yielding production processes.

Essential Job Functions

55% - Process definition (work instructions, control plans, production layout, ergonomics, SAP travelers BOM Creation)

15% - Process Support for impacts to production

10% - Utilize Statistical Process Control (SPC) and Statistical Process Monitoring (SPM)

15% - Quality Support (Qn, QDRs)

5% - Training (mentor interns/co-ops)


Education and Experience - Bachelor’s degree in Science, Engineering or related field with 3-6 years of experience in a relevant field. Professional Communication and Professional Interaction is required. Some overnight travel and driving is required along with some international travel may occur.

This position will communicate and interact weekly with Engineering on product issues, Operations on process improvements and work instructions and Quality on issues with vendor supplied parts. In addition, this position will communicate with suppliers as needed regarding issues with parts and components.

Physical Requirements

Requires lifting, carrying and pushing up to 25lbs daily. Requires bending, standing, walking, sitting, kneeling, sustained visual concentration on small areas and repetitive hand motions and/or sustained intricate tasks on a daily basis.

INFICON provides a dynamic work environment that promotes diversity, equity, and inclusion. Our employees experience on going green initiatives, flexible work hours, and a variety of health and wellness programs.

INFICON’s forward thinking approach offers countless opportunities to design, support, and manufacture a diverse product portfolio that expands globally. Our Lean and Agile work environment offers a competitive salary, relocation assistance, a discretionary bonus and generous employee benefits; major medical, dental, health, vision, 401K, PTO, tuition reimbursement and more!


Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)



Mechanical aptitude Intermediate



Team Player: Works well as a member of a group

Innovative: Consistently introduces new ideas and demonstrates original thinking

Dedicated: Devoted to a task or purpose with loyalty or integrity


Self-Starter: Inspired to perform without outside help

Entrepreneurial Spirit: Inspired to perform well by an ability to drive new ventures within the business


Bachelors or betterMechanical Engineering


Job Information

  • Job ID: 57417160
  • Location:
    East Syracuse, New York, United States
  • Position Title: Process Engineer
  • Company Name: Inficon
  • Industry: Manufacturing
  • Job Function: Process Eng/Design & Development
  • Degree Required: Bachelors
  • Min Experience: 3-5 Years
  • Required Travel: 10-25%
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