GLOBALFOUNDRIES Fab9, the world leader in RF semiconductor manufacturing in Essex Junction, VT, is seeking a mid-level semiconductor equipment engineer. The individual selected for this position will be part of the Manufacturing Engineering organization with primary responsibilities focused on support and continuous improvement of 200mm semiconductor equipment in the CVD Novellus Area.
In your role as Equipment Engineer you are responsible to support the Fab9 CVD Novellus team. This responsibility includes, but is not limited to:
Drive continuous improvement efforts in support of tool availability, throughput improvement, cost reduction, and yield learning.
Ability to marry both the equipment and process sides of issues, focusing on delivering the right results on product.
Work in close collaboration with Process, Maintenance, and Manufacturing teams
Set up equipment performance KPIs, monitoring and adjustment according to fab goals
Must be mechanically inclined and able to lead hands on, tactical troubleshooting efforts to resolve long term performance issues; must be able to deconstruct and understand complex systems
Define and maintain equipment installation roadmaps - Drive equipment planning, equipment selection and configuration with the area process engineers, including installation, start up and volume ramp of process equipment.
Design, execute, and analyze experiments to screen and optimize equipment to meet technology (performance, yield, and reliability) and manufacturing (process stability, cost of ownership) targets.
Establish and manage the equipment budget and cost model
Collaborate with GLOBALFOUNDRIES integration and process engineering to support development of improved next generation technologies.
Support technology transfer to other fabricators.
Perform all activities in a safe and responsible manner and support all Environmental, Health, Safety & Security requirements and programs.
Technology related Bachelor's degree: Mechanical Engineering or Electrical Engineering, or other relevant discipline.
5-7 Years of Relevant Experience
Fluent in English
10% travel may be required.
2 years experience as an equipment engineer
Experience working with CVD Novellus equipment
Knowledge of semiconductor/silicon processing
Understanding and knowledge of Statistical Process Control (SPC) and Design of Experiments (DOE).
Prior experience to working in a semiconductor cleanroom environment.
Technology related Masters and/or PHD degree: Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Materials Science, Solid State Physics or other relevant discipline
Ability to work effectively and efficiently with diverse teams, customers, internal and external partners.
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An offer of employment with GLOBALFOUNDRIES is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background check and drug screen, as applicable and subject to applicable laws and regulations.
GLOBALFOUNDRIES is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to ethnicity, race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.