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Manufacturing Engineering Manager

Cypress HCM
Santa Clara, CA
  • Expired: March 23, 2022. Applications are no longer accepted.

Manufacturing Engineering Manager

This is a great opportunity to work with a cutting edge, industry leading company that is a global leader in the design and manufacturing of laser interferometry systems, precision optical components, complex monolithic optics, and advanced electronic measurement solutions. The ideal candidate will have opportunities to create processes and tools for new technologies, transform concepts and strategies into manufacturing processes, and make key technical decisions to drive manufacturing initiatives to achieve customer success.

As an experienced Manufacturing Engineering Manager, you will help define, develop, test, and launch solutions for our next generation metrology product family. You will work alongside managers, engineers and technicians producing lasers, polarizing optics, fiber optics, precision mechanics, and electronics products. Experience with optics, lasers, or similar components is preferred.


  • Work closely with R&D team to introduce new products; to include transitioning products to production from R&D and developing processes for fabricating optical components.
  • Ensure the release of new products and processes are supported with controlled documents.
  • Manage the manufacturing engineering team in support of the production team in the fabrication area to meet business goals related to revenue, gross margin, quality, deliveries, and cost.
  • Work with support teams such as procurement, logistics, quality, and planning.
  • Be a key driver for all actions to complete tasks on a timely basis.
  • Continuous manufacturing improvement involving tools such as Kaizen, FMEA, control charts, and general good manufacturing practices.
  • Initiate cost saving opportunities for both direct and indirect materials.
  • Select, develop and evaluate direct report employees to ensure strong team performance.


  • Minimum 3 years of mechanical design experience for products and/or tool development
  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering or similar field of study; Master’s or PhD is a plus
  • 10+ years of relevant experience; at least 3 years as a manager
  • Experience in managing manufacturing engineering team in production environment to meet cost, quality, and delivery goals
  • Demonstrated strong management and leadership skills in implementing program/organization strategies while collaborating with cross-functional teams
  • Experience in optics fabrication, manufacturing, and cleanroom processes
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Knowledge in optics and laser products class 1000 cleanroom assembly processes from coating, baking, fixturing, to RGA

Cypress HCM


Santa Clara, CA
95050 USA



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