Senior Process Engineer - Dry Etch

Date: 03/11/2021

Location: Newport Beach, CA, USA, 92660

Company: Tower Semiconductor Ltd.

About Tower Semiconductor

Looking for a career path in the high-tech manufacturing industry? Become part of a team focused on delivering the most exciting semiconductor technology to the world!  If you enjoy working with others in a fast pace environment and are looking for an opportunity to grow your career in the high-tech industry, then Tower Semiconductor is the place to be!

Job Description

Sustain, improve, and develop etch processes in a volume manufacturing facility.  Partner with Operations, Equipment Engineering Support, Integration, and R&D to deliver products on time to customer specification.  Interface with global counterparts to benchmark and improve etch processes and procedures company wide.  Create and/or modify operations specifications.

This Job Is For You If

  • Sustaining and improving etch processes in a high volume manufacturing environment.
  • Monitoring and controlling etch processes, troubleshooting yield problems, developing process enhancements, and implementing new processes to address quality and bottleneck situations.
  • Installing and qualifying new tools and process technologies.
  • Supporting process and technology transfers.
  • Participating in troubleshooting taskforces as needed and helping develop solutions that prevent recurrence.
  • Supporting Integration team and Quality organization to ensure technologies meet all qualification and reliability requirements.
  • Using lean manufacturing and six sigma processes.

Job Requirements

  • Either B.S. Degree in Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, Materials Science, Solid State Physics, Electrical Engineering, or other relevant engineering physical science discipline is required.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of etch principles, theories, concepts, and techniques.
  • Ability to execute definable portions of a project or lead own small projects.
  • Ability to use knowledge to provide solutions to a variety of difficult problems.
  • Strong organizational skills; demonstrated ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously and able to react to shifting priorities to meet business needs
  • Experience with design of experiment techniques and data analysis
  • Demonstrated ability to meet deadlines and commitments
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, energetic, and self starter
  • Outstanding communication skills - both written and verbal
  • Demonstrated ability to work well within a global team or environment

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Prefer minimum 5 years etch process engineering experience with B.S. Degree or 3 years experience with advanced degree. 
  • Demonstrated expertise with TEL Unity, AMAT DPS, MXP and/or LAM2300, 9400, 9600 etch tools and processes.
  • Demonstrated expertise with Akrion, DNS, SEZ, and/or Semitool wet etch tools and processes.
  • Knowledge of PROMIS wip management software and JMP Statistical analysis software.
  • Six sigma certification
  • #IND100
Perks And Benefits

Industry leading healthcare.

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Savings and Investments

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Opportunities to network and connect

Recruiting incentive program

Employee recognition programs