Implant / Epitaxial Growth Process Engineer - Entry level

  • Maxim Integrated
  • OR, USA
  • Aug 16, 2019
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Maxim Integrated is a highly successful, $2.3 billion company. With offices and manufacturing sites around the world, we design award-winning semiconductors that make the world more integrated. We also know that it’s our people who make us a great company. So we reward bold thinking, teamwork, personal growth, and community involvement. Want to make a difference and be challenged every day? Join us at Maxim Integrated. With analog integration, the possibilities are endless.

Maxim is seeking a process engineer to provide support to the Implant and Epitaxial Growth group of manufacturing operations by optimizing existing manufacturing processes for analog/mixed-signal silicon device fabrication at our factory in Beaverton, Oregon.

Typical responsibilities include: 

  • Troubleshooting processing equipment failures
  • Optimizing equipment configuration to maximize output
  • Installation and qualification of new tools
  • Developing and monitoring process and equipment measurements to improve quality
  • Root cause investigation of discrepant material and implementation of yield improvement programs
  • Developing new manufacturing processes to improve yield, quality, cost, and cycle time.
  • Writing operating and equipment maintenance specifications
  • Identifying and qualifying new materials and equipment suppliers

Training and mentoring production technicians

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Materials Science, Electrical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Physics, Applied Physics, or related field of study.
  • Minimum GPA of 3.5 for undergraduate and graduate-level coursework.

Maxim is an equal opportunity employer and gives consideration for employment to qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with epitaxial growth processes.
  • Experience with vacuum equipment, including pumps, gauges, pressure control, gas flow control.
  • Background and coursework covering semiconductor devices and solid state physics.
  • Background and coursework covering plasma discharges and plasma physics.
  • Superb computer and math skills, including statistics.
  • Able to communicate with audience at any technical level.
  • Demonstrated leadership skills and ability to productively engage with individuals from a range of backgrounds.
  • Adaptable, detail-oriented, practical thinker, and problem solver who is a quick learner and able to manage multiple projects simultaneously.
  • Self-starter with a strong worth ethic who will thrive in a dynamic 24/7 operation.

Experience level of the applicant we want

Some work experience, Graduate