ON Semiconductor MGR SEC, EXTERNAL MANUFACTURNG in Petaling Jaya, Malaysia

The Section Manager will be responsible for the management of assembly engineering operations of the standard product portfolio at external subcontractors for ON Semiconductor. This position will work closely across internal teams and external subcontractors to ensure effectiveness of the external manufacturing operations.

Key responsibilities include, but not limited to, the following

  • Operation, Technical and Talent Management

  • Maintain systems and processes to meet business needs of the organization

  • Acquire and develop resources to provide adequate level of engineering support for the external subcontractors

  • Provide leadership to the engineering team through goal setting, coaching, knowledge sharing and performance review

  • Process sustenance

  • Production support through timely verification of maverick materials and dispositions. In addition, reviewing for immediate corrective actions and long term process improvements

  • Review of process stability at external subcontractors and pursue improving the capability

  • Review of quality incidents with deep dive analysis at external subcontractors to identify root causes and implementation of effective corrective and preventive actions

  • Coordination and execution of qualification for all change management projects involving assembly process and equipment, BOM and material.

  • Continuous Improvement – Actively engage and collaborate with external subcontractors, internal Business Units and any other parties of interest for continuous improvement and cost reduction opportunities – BOM change, elimination of non-value add activities, process optimizations and standardizations

  • Technical Engagement – Provide technical support to assembly package, development and qualification activities for new package or product development to ensure smooth production release.

  • Audits – Execute qualification and surveillance audits at external subcontractors to ensure compliance to Quality Standards and Systems as well as to ON Semiconductor requirements

Key to success will include strong analytical skills, experience in manufacturing operations of semiconductor products, good presence with executive staff, and an ability to work with cross-functional and cross-organizational teams.

Additional specific responsibilities will include, but not limited to, the following

  • Weekly and monthly reporting of key performance indicators and project execution updates

  • Development and proliferation of best practices and best known methods

On top of all above, this position encompasses the responsibility of being representative of ON Semiconductor to the external subcontractors and will be required to delivery professional representation of ON Semiconductor’s image as an ethical, mature and professional player in the semiconductor industry.

The candidate must have an undergraduate degree in engineering and come from the semiconductor industry. Background in Operations in a high volume manufacturing environment is preferred. Additional experience of managing assembly operations in a semiconductor ODM.

The successful candidate must have at minimum the following

  • 8 to 10 years of experience in the semiconductor industry, with minimum of 3 years managing and leading a team of engineers

  • Standard IC semiconductor assembly & test process knowledge (laminate and leadframe based).

  • Quality Management and Quality Assurance standards including ISO 9001, IATF 16949 and VDA 6.3 along with associated tools – APQP, FMEA and Control Plan, Statistical Techniques and Design of Experiments

  • Strong proficiency and command of the English language, as regular communications will be required

  • Demonstrated leadership and supervisory skills including interpersonal and people development skills. Have the tenacity and determination to drive for resolutions and ensuring goals are met with minimal disruption to project timeline.

  • Ability to travel at short notice, typically within Asia region

Job: Engineering

Organization: 553 OU ON Semiconductor Malaysia Sdn. Bhd.


Location: MY-MY-Petaling Jaya

Requisition ID: 1703786

ON Semiconductor is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and prohibits discrimination on the basis of age, race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, citizenship, protected veteran status, disability status, or any other federal, state or local protected classes. ON is committed to providing equal employment opportunity to qualified individuals, regardless of protect class status.