Frances Magpantay Process and Product Development Engineer

  Scanning Electron MicroscopeData analysis from Quality Assessment Tools and Techniques In-process parameter: WYKO surface profilerElectron Disperse X-RayMicro cross-section / FIB-cutNEXIV and PRFPowerPointProfile MeterQVMResults analysis from below Failure Analysis Tools and TechniquesWord


September 2013 – June 2017

Process Module Engineer

Engineering Department

AT&S (Chongqing) Co., Ltd.,

No. 58, Chang He Road, Yuzui Town, Jiangbei District, Chongqing, China
Automatic Optical Inspection

Test Engineer

December 2016 – June 2017
Provides project updates to Engineering Manager in alignment to company’s overall performance on a daily basis

Analyses the data output and drives downstream and upstream processes for improvement

Defines and executes test conditions to ensure product functionality

Ensures machine output is accurate and reliable based on product design specification and tool capability

New Product Development

NPI Engineer / Solder Resist Module

February 2016 – December 2016
Provides optimize process parameters for new products with respect to design specification against process capability

Ensures smooth transition from product development stage to high volume manufacturing through process control plan and standardization of critical key parameters

Provides engineering control limits against process capability to meet product required specification

Provides low yield analysis report to deep dive on the root cause finding and define robust corrective and preventive actions

Provides projects for both product yield and process capability improvement

Solder Resist (Lithography)

Process Engineer

September 2013 – April 2016
Qualifies new machines which includes material resources planning and documents standardization

Handles process optimization for new products and provide continuous improvement projects for yield improvement

Defines process parameters and statistically analyses process capability to maintain good product quality and process stability

Provides project updates to Engineering Manager in alignment to company’s overall performance on a daily basis

Provides continuous improvement projects to ensure process stability and product quality

Communicates directly with customers for technology integration and project certification

Communicates directly with material suppliers for product quality and forecast

September 2012 – August 2013

Process Engineer

Engineering Department

Microcircuit Technology, Tuas Avenue 8, Singapore
Set-ups new machines for factory expansion to align with the new technology and to support customer requirement

Conducts new machine and product qualification with robust condition prior mass production

Generates FMEA, risk assessment, work instruction, work procedures, MSB and OPL to define process control and to standardize the process system flow

Provides continual improvement activities to further enhance good quality, productivity, cost and delivery as well

Prepares documents and reports to be presented and sent to customers for information sharing and problem solving through “customer-supplier workgroup”

March 2011 – September 2012

Process Engineer II

New Product Development

IBIDEN Philippines Incorporated, FPIP, Sta. Anastacia, Sto. Tomas, Batangas, Philippines
Leads Overall Liquid Photo Solder Resist – which includes Copper Etching, Coating and Lamination, Solder Resist Exposure down to Development

Conducts meetings with top management to discuss the design risk assessment with regards to new products, certification and qualification of any design and machine parameter change, and update of the overall block activities

Conducts studies and research for improvement of current designs, materials, and machine condition to meet demands or requirements of future products and technology

Standardizes work procedures to maintain process stability considering design, material, method and man according to standard specification

Provides training programs for subordinates to improve their skills and technical or administrative know-how and supervises staffs so as to align their plan of activities to the overall target of the team
April 2009 – March 2011

Process Engineer I

Engineering/New Product Development Team

IBIDEN Philippines Incorporated, FPIP, Sta. Anastacia, Sto. Tomas, Batangas, Philippines
Set-ups new machines (Step and Repeat Exposure Machine) for new factories to support the demand for customer’s compelling new technology products

Conducts machine qualifications to meet specification of new products and to meet the demand of mass production

Directs and supervises process improvement activities and area of ownership related to New Product qualification

Performs Design Review for new products and assesses and verifies the capability of the process line to meet the customer’s requirements

Proposes quality improvement measures for new products to establish robust processing condition before endorsing to High Volume Manufacturing or mass production

February 2007 – April 2009

Line Engineer

Engineering/New Product Development Team

IBIDEN Philippines Incorporated, FPIP, Sta. Anastacia, Sto. Tomas, Batangas, Philippines


Performs process line analysis & evaluation (e.g. process parameters, machine conditions) to improve quality of new products and gauge line capability keep the required product quality

Proposes best or optimum processing conditions to ensure quality, yield and reliability

Monitors Process Line condition to identify sudden changes and non-conformance

Carries out & Supports Superiors instructions to meet the team’s goal and objectives

January 2014 – August 2014

AT&S Process SEED Training Program

Intel, Chandler, Arizona, USA
Acquires trainings from customer (Intel) as part of technology transfer
Intel way know-how and technology transfer
Statistical JMP Analysis
Model-Based Problem Solving
Quality Control Tools
FMEA – Failure Mode and Effect Analysis

Supports process engineer in data analysis and reporting

Learns and participates in inter-cultural programs sponsored by Intel in compliance with J1-Visa requirements





July 2001 / October 2005 BS Electronics and Communications Engineering at Mapua Institute of Technology