HotJobs submission for 23475, Equipment Engineering Maintenance Manager

Nitin1102 at Nitin1102 at
Sun Apr 1 10:33:22 PDT 2007

Nitin Shah applied to the following job:  Job ID: 23475, Equipment Engineering Maintenance Manager on

****Cover Letter****
Dear Sir/Madam, 
Please find attached herewith my resume for your review. 
In summary, here is what I have to offer;
16 years of system engineering, New product development, project management and electrical engineering experience. 
Successful track record of managing multiple projects from Concept to final production on time. 
Have designed and worked on projects involving complex electromechanical  and software controlled systems. 
Have worked with team members in a global team settings to resolve customer issues. 
Experience in a large multinational organization with a cross-functional structure 
Experience dealing with Customers directly. 
Familiar with Total Quality Management Concept
Have taken Certification Course in Project Management 
Experience managing suppliers and have proven track record of designing sub systems to specifications. 
Ownership and Versatility 
Result-oriented and team player attitude. 
Knowledge of safety standards and design the systems to meet for full compliance.

I can be reached on my Cell at 510-386-5596 anytime. 

Best Regards
Nitin Shah

Name:		Nitin Shah
Address:	13055 Dahlia Circle
	 	Eden Prairie, MN 94555
Job Title: 	Sr Product Engineer
Will Relocate?	Y 
Experience Level:10
Work Auth:	United States
Primary Phone:	510-386-5596
Secondary Phone:
Email: 		Nitin1102 at 
Minimum Annual Salary Requirement: Unspecified 


13055, Dahlia Circle #218					            
HOME:  952-946-8756    
Eden Prairie, MN 55344                                                          
                    E-mail:  Nitin1102 at
Engineering professional with background in, 
¨·	16 years of Engineering design experience in semiconductor capital
equipment industry. Hands on knowledge in electrical design, Optical inspection
technology, factory automation, robotics, motion control, vacuum systems, gas
and liquid delivery systems, pneumatics, electrical control systems and system
level integration of semiconductor test / process equipments.
¨·	Strong background in Project Management, Systems Engineering and
Electrical design.
¨·	Hands on knowledge of phased product development process for design of
a product from concept through final manufacturing release. Strong program
management experience.
¨·	Proven track record of working directly with customers and meeting
their needs.
¨·	Excellent written, verbal, presentation and problem solving skills. 
¨·	Hands on knowledge of Semi industry standards S2/S8/CE/NEC/NFPA Safety

¨·	Received Three Patents ->Two Patents for reducing the scratches on
wafer and One Patent for Exhaust scheme for the CMP process, resulting in
elimination of wafer scratches problem, high customer satisfaction and generated
more than $3million in revenues.
¨·	Managed high profile programs to win back customer business, resulting
in more than 6 million dollars in revenue and high customer satisfaction.
¨·	Project management and release of a robotic system for handling wafers
in Wet environment. This resulted in ~20% in cost savings and high customer
¨·	Configurable AC/DC, I/O Power and Control cabinet for family of
semiconductor equipments. This cut the cost by > 50% and reduced the mean
time to repair significantly.
¨·	Recognized by the customer for managing and resolving all code
compliance issues on time. This was one of the key contributing factors in
winning huge business from one of the biggest semiconductor manufacturer (>
1000 systems in the field and >65% market share)

Rudolph Technologies (Formerly August Technology) 
Senior Product Engineer         		                 		
       8/04- Present
¨·	As a Program manager, directly responsible for driving multiple medium
and large engineering development programs. Duties involved driving Projects in
a cross-functional team environment right from concept to final production using
Phased Gate Product Development process. Directly responsible for all aspects of
Project Management. Have successful track record of managing multiple high
profile projects, resulting in winning Customer business and more than 6million
dollars in revenue.
¨·	As an Owner, responsible for Wafer handling automation platforms to
support various products. Duties included managing a cross functional team of
engineers to drive multiple projects from Concept to final production. This also
included Supplier management.
¨·	Managed and resolved many critical customer escalations and field
problems systematically by determining root cause and drive appropriate
hardware/software design solution to improve tool reliability. This resulted in
significant reduction in field failures, more than 5.9 million dollars in
revenue, improved tool uptime and huge customer satisfaction.

Applied Materials								
        1997-2003 Senior Electrical/Sr Systems Engineer, (CMP/RTP Business)	
¨·	Worked in RTP and CMP business group in various capacities. As a lead,
managed and drove robotic system development for 300mm CMP Tool. This project
cut the cost by  20% and improved the tool reliability, resulting in high
customer satisfaction. 
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NITIN  SHAH                                                                     
      HOME:  (952)946-8756 
Applied Materials (Contd)	
¨·	Managed multiple projects in a high paced environment. Duties involved
creation of specifications, design of AC/DC power distribution, schematics, I/O
controls, sensors, valves and pumps for systems level integration, safety
compliance requirements, supplier management.
¨·	Designed an electrical IO control cabinet for chemical delivery system
for Cu CMP process. Prototype phase was successfully completed in 4 months. Was
also responsible for specifications, DeviceNet I/O interface, sensor selection
and system level integration
¨·	As a lead, was directly responsible for design of high power
distribution system, cable design, SCR power pack controls, UPS system
integration of RTP 300mm module .
¨·	Focal point for problem solving system level issues for many key
customers successfully. 
¨·	Duties also included managing supplier to resolve technical issues, S2
, S8and CE compliance certification of the equipment.
Varian Associates.   Senior Systems Engineer                                    
¨·	As a lead engineer, duties included sustaining engineering, problem
solving and project management. Managed engineering meetings between Varian and
TEL (Varian partner) to drive and resolve variety of system level problems for
customer base in Japan and Korea.
¨·	Work involved managing design engineering team to identify the root
cause, drive appropriate h/w and s/w design solutions, conducting design review
and roll out of solutions to manufacturing and fielded systems.

Novellus Systems, Inc.   Senior Electrical Engineer                             
¨·	As a member of the R & D team, redesigned a configurable AC/DC power
and I/O control system to meet all product needs. The new design cut the power
distribution cost by 50% and reducing the time to repair significantly.
¨·	Was directly responsible from all phases of the product development
right from concept design to final production. Duties included, engineering
specifications, vendor selection, detail design and design reviews, prototype
development and testing, release to manufacturing with in six months. 

CHA Industries.    Electrical Engineer                                          
¨·	As a member of the new product development team, directly responsible
for electrical design and system level control of customized high vacuum
deposition equipments. Automation was based on dedicated multitasking computer,
PC/PLC based automation systems and relay logic controls. This was one of the
flag ship products, resulting in multimillion dollars in revenue. 
¨·	Duties included translating customer requirements to Engineering
specs, detail design, assembly drawings, design layout of instrumentation and
control panels, procurement, system level integration and roll out to
manufacturing. Also developed operator manuals and conducted training for
internal and external customers.
¨·	Created animated Graphical User Interface (GUI) using Wonderware Human
Machine Interface (HMI) software, Integrated with PLC for complete automation of
the equipment. 

¨·	Recipient of Three Patents for improving the CMP Semiconductor
processing tool. 
¨·	Published “ Formation Of Thin Films using Partially Ionized Cluster
Beam from a Nozzle Source.” Presented at Symposium on Advanced Surface
Technology. Stevens Institute of Technology
¨·	M.S. Electrical Engineering, New Jersey Institute of Technology, NJ,
¨·	B.S. Electrical Engineering, College of Engineering, Pune, India.
¨·	Systems Engineering Diploma at Applied Global University.
¨·	Project Management

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