Perform complex machinery problem solving of semiconductor equipment in production environment for Diffusion area, and participate on problem solving teams.
Ability to work under direction of an Equipment Engineer and/or Engineering Manager to plan and execute improvement project initiatives.
Able to develop his/her own resources to solve problems, and provides imaginative solutions to a broad range of difficult problems producing significant results.
Analyze recurring equipment failures and suggest innovative technical solutions, or new work methods.
Lead and direct the activities to develop/improve existing semiconductor equipment maintenance procedures and systems.
Collect equipment-specific performance data working with Engineering to develop and implement solutions to equipment-specific failures based on collected Pareto data, and tool deficiencies.
Provide technical equipment-specific training to lower level technicians.
Interface and direct vendor support to resolve equipment related failures.
Ability to perform diagnostic troubleshooting and repair on malfunctioning equipment to component level (diagnostic to component level), as needed.
Ability to take a lead role in resolving process issues and participate in yield investigations
Proper judgment is required in resolving problems and carrying out assignment and making recommendations
Participate and lead/direct ERT/Safety events, during the absence of supervision.
Ensure all required parts are on order and follow up as required to minimize equipment MTTR.
Must be able to work independent with minimal support.
Assignment Complexity - Work assignments are complex in nature, where analysis of data requires an in-depth evaluation of various variables. Lead important and high complexity technical projects.
Accountability/Discretion - Viewed as a recognized technical expert and demonstrates proficiency in more than one major production or test area.
Working Relationships - Interface with all Production, Process, Facility and support functions to identify and resolve Production Equipment related issues, and provides technical guidance to other lower level technicians
Supervision - Acts independently to determine methods and procedures on new assignments.
Working Conditions - Works in a fab clean-room environment