Senior Mechanical Designer
Vorin Hay has worked over 20 years in Semiconductor, Bio-tech, Solar and Sapphire industries. After receiving his degree in mechanical engineering from UMass Lowell, Vorin worked for 5 years as a Manufacturing Engineer where he was heavily involved in factory automation for transitioning from 200mm to 300mm wafer production, implementing lean manufacturing methods, and designing assembly and test fixtures. Vorin then spent 3 years as a manufacturing engineer designing tools and fixtures supporting production of thermal cyclers (reaction modules) for DNA amplification and another 5 years as a mechanical engineer designing flagship Thermal Cyclers. Next, he worked as a mechanical designer for 5 years where his focus was on designing high temperature furnaces for Solar and Sapphire industries. Outside of work his interests include boating, fishing, and music.