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Senior Director Process Engineering and Technology 

Job Location: Redwood City, CA 

Job Summary:

Exo is seeking an experienced Senior Director Process Engineering and technology. This position will be stationed in Redwood City, CA at the Exo corporate headquarters with frequent (25%) travel to Taiwan after elimination of the company Covid 19 restrictions.  Exo maintains a safe work environment so this will be a work from home position until the company has determined if it is safe to return to an office environment.  

  • Lead the Process and Technology development team which includes package prototype engineering, volume packaging process development, production sustaining engineering, product test and backend wafer process development. A key component of this position is building a world class organization to support our product and technology roadmap.  

  • You will be working directly with the Exo leadership team and cross functional leaders in development of complex medical diagnostic systems with include custom ASIC, system engineering, MEMS, quality, mechanical design, and regulatory groups.   This will include establishing long term company goals, budgets, and resource plans to deliver leading edge solutions in time and within budgets.  Development projects under this organization are at the leading edge of technology and require creative development approaches.  

  • In additional to leading internal developments in our lab facilities you will be leading external development across five international partners.  Our partners are all tier one companies.   You will also be working with development partners in our investor base which include TDK, Intel, Glaxo Smith Klein, and Apply Materials on high profile research projects.  

  • As part of the rapidly expanding Exo team you will help drive evolution of the company culture based on defined processes. This includes design to production technology transfer and management of phase review processes which establish predictable, cost effective new product introduction


Education/Experience Requirements:


  • MS/PHD degree in Engineering with a minimum of 10 years of experience in semiconductor packaging and wafer fab process development based on advance technologies.  Specific experience in leading MEMS product development efforts desired.  Specific experience in development of leading-edge technology required.   Medical device development experience highly desirable.  

  • Specific experience in wafer level packaging, flip chip assembly or stack die assembly required.   Advanced materials development, molding, equipment automation, and wafer level process development desired.   Experience in six sigma process development and yield enhancement required 

  • High volume process, equipment, and materials development experience with a focus on cost reduction over volume curves and proven ability to drive continuous improvement required.  Experience in medical device manufacturing and class two medical device development a plus.

  • Experience managing multimillion-dollar annual budgets and executing projects to commit schedules and budgets.  Experience working with cross functional program management and phase gate processes required. 

  • Proven ability to build and inspire engineering teams in a high paced environment.  Ability to recruit and retain world class teams.  Development of new grads and mentoring skills required.  Proven ability to manage performance programs and elevated team performance.  Cross functional management experience required 

  • Highly motivated leader who brings energy, open collaboration, and authentic commitment to excelling on the job every day.


This job description is intended as a summary of the primary responsibilities of and qualifications for this position. The job description is not intended as inclusive of all duties an individual in this position might be asked to perform or of all qualifications that may be required either now or in the future.

If interested, please send resume and cover letter to

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