PROCESS TECHNICIAN/ASSISTANT PROBE OPERATIONS ENGINEER
Provided Operations Engineering Support to the Probe test area (Wafer Sort). Identified issues and implementing solutions affecting the yield in probe. Changed the yields from 45% to greater than 90%. Developed software to display data collected for statistical controls. Converted from inked die to electronic maps Assembled to determine die to be assembled. Development of a team to review a visual representation of a wafer yield patterns for fabrication process issues. Provided guidance and support for quality issues in a production environment.
Process Technician/Assistant Probe Operations EngineerJan 2015 to Jan 2017 Allegro MicroSystems LLC － Worcester, MA
Developed and documented improved procedures for new processes in Probe (Cold and Hot).
Communicated with Quality Engineers to determine course of action on quality incidents.
Identified Root Cause and corrective action, created engineering Change Notifications.
Assisted production in identifying and communication testing issues to Manufacturing Engineers.
Assistant Probe Operations EngineerJan 1988 to Jan 2015 Allegro MicroSystems LLC － Worcester, MA
Followed strict protocols for Clean Room Environment.
Instrumental in transferring Discrete Probe from Concord, NH facility to the Worcester, MA facility.
Trained operators and technicians to support the probe operation while maintaining the quality of workmanship.
Learned Sensor Probe to write operating procedures and troubleshooting protocols for use by Operators and Technicians as procedural specifications.
Studied IC Probe to write operating procedures and troubleshooting protocols for use by Operators and Technicians as procedural specifications.
Trained Techs and Operators for Discrete Probe and wrote operating procedures and troubleshooting protocols for use as procedural specifications.
Self-taught RS1 programming to write data collection software to record statistical data for post probe inspection.
Wrote software to generate weekly/monthly graphs based on the data.
Plotted Pareto charts to identify issues needing focus for improvements.
Changed the prober platforms from Rucker & Kolls 1032, EG 1034 and KLA 1007 to TEL P8/P8XL/Precio Octo platforms.
Probe TechnicianSep 1983 to Jan 1988 Allegro MicroSystems LLC － Concord, NH
Education and Training
Certificate with Honors in Analog and Digital ElectronicsNew England Trade & Technical Institute － Manchester, NH
Adobe Acrobat Reader, charts, data collection, Digital Electronics, focus, graphs, HTML, inspection, MA, Excel, Microsoft Office, Outlook, Power Point, Microsoft Windows, Word, processes, programming, protocols, Quality, troubleshooting