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Yield Management Engineer

Vishay Thin Film is looking for a Yield Management Engineer at the Niagara Falls, NY facility. 



  • Coordinates the planning, development, and implementation of procedures/processes to ensure manufacturing methods, processes and operations for new and existing products to run more efficiently. 
  • Ensures the effective use of materials, equipment, and personnel in producing quality products at minimum costs. 
  • Acts as liaison with other departments in identifying process enhancements to improve overall manufacturing yield. 
  • Develops systems to maintain reports and record keeping of company processes. 
  • Identifies competences to integrate an effective cross-functional team.
  • Sets and tracks Process improvement goals (KPI) from planning, development and implementation of new and existing products/processes by using Problem solving techniques and support the subject matter experts to reduce process variation and improve process capabilities.
  • Coordinates cross-functional team to perform data analysis and continuously improve quality and yield.
  • Coordinates effective use of materials, equipment and staff in producing quality products at minimum cost.
  • Interface with other departments to coordinate engineering/quality challenges.

    Qualification Requirements:
  • B.S. in Engineering (Industrial, Electrical, Mechanical) or Applied Sciences, M.S. preferred.  
  • 6-Sigma Green Belt (Black belt is a plus)
  • Lean manufacturing tools (i.e. VSM, SMED, 5S’s, Kanban, PDCA, etc)
  • Project management (certified is a plus)
  • Extensive knowledge of the Automotive core tools (APQP, PFC, PFMEA, PCP, SPC, MSA, Work instructions)
  • Proven problem-solving techniques (i.e. A3, FTA), OPEX experience is a plus



-Medical, Dental, Vision Insurance

-401K with company match

-Paid holidays and vacation time

-Tuition reimbursement

-Wellness programs

Nearest Major Market: Buffalo