Catalyst Recruiting, Inc

Senior Process Engineer

Catalyst Recruiting Inc. - Knoxville, TN

Senior Process Engineer

(Near Knoxville)

 A high-tech semiconductor-based manufacturing operation needs a senior process engineer to lead and improve their core-business manufacturing program. Focus is on small quantity of very high quality/value products.

The company manufactures semiconductor components and ancillary signal processing part and assemblies, generally used in spectroscopy – CCDs, radiation detectors, CMOS, etc.

  • Generally, optimize and track the manufacturing process in a complex batch-oriented manufacturing facility.
  • Lead/implement continuous improvement programs in the manufacturing process.
  • Ensure the manufacturing environment is optimal – from the clean room to the people!
  • Work closely with Quality to integrate the quality and process/continuous improvement engineering program
  • Integration of manufacturing, operations and R&D; a medium-sized operation, so your colleagues will be with you.
  • Truly unique mix of process engineering, physics, materials science, manufacturing!


  • Experience in manufacturing of aforementioned radiation detectors, CCDs, CMOSs, X-ray detectors, perhaps MRI components
  • 10+ years of applicable experience
  • Degreed. Bachelors is required; advanced degree preferred.
  • Must understand how semiconductor detectors work and what might affect the manufacturing processes.
  • Excellent personality – must like and enjoy working with the entire group of humans making the unique assemblies!


(relocation available. Salary approximately $100,000 - $125,000+?)

Posted On: Tuesday, July 20, 2021

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