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Sr. Process Characterization Engineer

Company: Headway Technologies
Location: Milpitas
Posted on: June 28, 2020

Job Description:

JOB DESCRIPTION TITLE: SR. PROCESS CHARACTERZATION ENGINEER FLSA STATUS: EXEMPT REPORTS TO: SR. MANAGER, PROCESS CHARACTERIZATION SUMMARY: Under the direction of the Sr. Manager of Process Characterization, the Sr. Process Characterization Engineer is responsible for the process integration and characterization of prototype wafers for new technology programs and next generation projects, including performing wafer level process characterization, conducting failure analysis on prototype wafers and recommending corrective action, and reviewing, monitoring, and analyzing backend performance data. This position is located in Milpitas, California.ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Develops and delivers process integration and characterization techniques for new technology programs and next generation productsConducts failure analysis on newly developed processes and recommends corrective action if necessaryLeads characterization or integration projects of various scope and complexity; ensures they are completed within the established timeframeReviews and analyzes wafer level probing data and recommends actions to improve wafer yield and performancePerforms complex wafer level process characterization on thin film recording heads using Focused Ion Beam (FIB) tool to identify defects and recommends corrective actionReviews and analyzes backend performance data and makes recommendations to improve performanceDesigns and conducts advanced experiments to verify process robustness; analyzes data and reports findingsAnalyzes large quantities of complex data using JMP, MS Visual Basic, or similar software application to determine the root cause of process variations; develops charts or reports and presents findings before groups or teamsResponds to inquiries from other team members, managers, or departmentsAdheres to all safety policies and procedures as requiredPerforms other duties of a similar nature or level*MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Master's degree in Electrical Engineering, Materials Science, or Physics and/or equivalent relevant experience; PhD degree preferredSix years of hands on experience working in the process integration or characterization in a semiconductor environment in a manufacturing or process engineering roleHands' on experience using JMP or similar analytical applicationProficient in the use of Microsoft Office ApplicationsKnowledge, Skills, and Abilities: Strong knowledge of process integration and characterization principles, practices, and techniquesKnowledge of magnetic recording head or HDD manufacturingKnowledge and ability to use Microsoft Office applications to create spreadsheets, Word documents, and presentationsAble to design experiments, analyze results, and recommend corrective actionAble to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing, with all levels of contractors, consultants, employees, and managementAble to work productively and collaboratively with all levels of employees and managementAble to comply with all safety policies and proceduresAble to use critical thinking to resolve issues, conduct root cause analysis, and make recommendations for process improvementsDemonstrated analytical skillsDemonstrated organizational and time management skillsDemonstrated problem-solving and trouble shooting skillsFlexible and able to prioritizeWORKING CONDITIONS:The Sr. Process Characterization Engineer works primarily in an office environment from Monday thru Friday. The schedule may be altered from time-to-time to meet business or operational needs; may travel from building-to-building as needed. May also work in a class 100 ESD sensitive wafer manufacturing facility; wears a cleanroom (bunny) suit, including hood, gloves, safety glasses, booties, and mask. May be exposed to hazardous conditions, chemicals, fumes, and/or gases during the course of work day; may be exposed to loud noise. Stands, walks, bends, twists, and crawls. Performs various fine grasping movements; operates a computer and enters information using a keyboard, operates a telephone, and other office equipment; may occasionally be required to push, pull, or lift up to 10 pounds. *Other duties of a similar nature or level are duties that may be required, but may not be specifically listed in the job description or posting. TDK/Headway Technologies, Inc. provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability, or genetics. Applicants requiring accommodation in order to complete the application process should contact the Headway Human Resources Department. Job Requirements:SDL2017

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