AOI Programmer



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Silicon Valley, CA - (USA) 2880 Zanker Road Suite 101 CA San Jose , CA 95134



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AOI Programmer

# of openings: 1 - DAY

Salary Range: $25 - $30.00

Summary: will provide programming and hardware support for Automated Optical Inspection (AOI) for 2D and 3D computerized machine vision systems.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

* Creates and maintains machine programs for all AOI & Xray inspection systems for NPI development and production needs.

* File programs on the network. Provide revision control based on customer change requests.

* Review production schedules and create programs based on schedule and always meet the commitment.

* Order tooling, hardware, fixtures as per the requirement for optimum machine performance.

* Edits, debugs, and optimizes inspection programs using programming "Best Practices".

* Monitors and corrects systemic programming issues. Identify and record major/minor program changes.

* Maintains component libraries and component model definitions for machine vision systems.

* Performs regular backups for both machine programs and system image backups.

* Attends various meetings (Production meetings, CCB meetings) to pro-actively resolve program and hardware related problems and drive corrective action. Provides report metrics for Test Engineering.

* Monitors and maintains the operation of machine vision systems. Performs preventive maintenance, co-ordinates with vendor for machines calibration, repair, and maintenance.

* Troubleshoots machine related and process-related issues. Drives vendors to resolve component inspection issues, including recommending upgrades for machine vision systems.

* Supports process qualification process. Documentation related to changes, qual reports, coverage reports.

* Assists with quoting new business by providing programming related information.

* Evaluates new equipment, programming tools and assists in the preparation of proposals for equipment purchases.

* Works safely always and complies with Environmental Health and Safety standards and work practices along with all other work rules.

* Administrates spare parts database, maintains stock and orders spare parts.

* Provides Primary manufacturing support for resolving software, hardware and program related issues.

* Provides training to manufacturing machine operators, maintains training records.

Education & Experience Requirements

* Minimum of three years of relevant experience in programming in any of the following AOI, SPI and/or other Machine Vision systems and applications.

* Ability to read and understand blueprints, manufacturer's drawings, equipment manuals and component datasheet specifications.

* Mechanical and electrical comprehension of AOI systems is critical.

* Associate Degree in electronics or computer science OR technical certificate OR equivalent education with an emphasis on machine vision systems required.

* Advanced communication, reading, writing, and math skills.

* Advanced PC skills, Microsoft Office applications, database knowledge, including proficiency in Vision system software packages.

* Experience with Windows and/or Linux operating systems.

* Knowledge of computer hardware and maintenance.

Monitor and control electronic computer and peripheral electronic data processing equipment to process business, scientific, engineering, and other data according to operating instructions. May enter commands at a computer terminal and set controls on computer and peripheral devices. Monitor and respond to operating and error messages.