Meet Ke Wang, Manager, Applications Engineering

How long have you been with CNC Software and what path here did you take to get where you are today?

I started in 2005 as a post-processing engineer. I switched to Applications shortly after, and have been in Applications ever since. I was promoted to Manager of Applications Department in 2014.

In what ways do Mastercam customers benefit from CNC having a Manufacturing Lab in the facility?

Testing the software in a real-world manufacturing environment helps ensure that we deliver high quality products. New ideas and experimental software algorithms can also be put to the test before making them available to customers.

What are some characteristics you look for in Manufacturing Laboratory team members?

  • Good troubleshooting skills and a fast learner.
  • Good machining experience working with CNCs.
  • Work efficiently as a team member as well as independently.

What machines do you currently have in the Mastercam’s Manufacturing Lab?

  • Mazak Integrex i-100 ST
  • Haas VF-2
  • Haas ST-20 SSY
  • Haas UMC750
  • MC Machinery DM-1000
  • MC Machinery LT-400

When given the opportunity what is your favorite machine to work on in the Manufacturing Laboratory?

That would be our new Mazak Integrex i-100 ST. It’s a multi-function, multi-tasking machine that takes CNC machining to a whole new level. With the latest CAM technology, this machine can deliver some mind-blowing performance and productivity.

Little Known Fact?

Ke Wang graduated from Zhejiang Univeristy and started out as a game designer. He continues to use the skills he developed in this capacity as well was the ones from his advance degree from UNC Charlotte.

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