Semiconductor Process Development Intern

  • Keysight Technologies
  • Santa Rosa, CA, USA
  • Oct 06, 2020
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Keysight Technologies is the leading test and measurement company in the world. The High Frequency Technology Center (HFTC) develops and manufactures state-of-the-art semiconductor and packaging technologies that provide Keysight Test and Measurement products with a competitive advantage in performance and cost.

Keysight's employees consist of inventors, explorers, engineers and visionaries working together to deliver the products and services that enable our customers to become more profitable and competitive. They are dedicated to innovation and contribution, trust and respect, teamwork and an uncompromising integrity. This is your opportunity to join the team that’s bringing new products and technologies to the market faster and more efficiently than ever before. Or in other words, making dreams real.

As an Intern, you will apply your knowledge and skills acquired from coursework and research to implement Continuous Process Improvement (CPI) in compound semiconductor IC fabrication processes at Keysight. These efforts may include process development and capital equipment qualification in areas such as dry etch, wet etch, PECVD, electroplating, metrology, and Die Fab operations. At the same time, you will gain knowledge about Keysight's industry, infrastructure, products, and apply them in your assignments. This is an excellent opportunity to develop real world experience in a company that is a leader in the markets it serves.

This is a longer-term internship with a minimum 6-month engagement.

Job Qualifications

Pursuing a BS or MS in Electrical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Materials Science, Physics, Chemistry or similar field.

  • Experience with advanced microelectronics processes is essential.
  • Experience with electrical test, materials characterization and device modeling software is highly desired.
  • Specific skills in III-V device physics and processing are desirable.
  • Candidates must have excellent interpersonal, problem solving, and communication skills for successful inter-group and intra-group interactions.
  • Must be highly motivated to accomplish all the tasks required to meet aggressive product development schedules and world class manufacturing expectations.

US Citizenship/Permanent Resident status is required.

Keysight Technologies is an equal opportunity employer.

Experience level of the applicant we want

College / Sixth form, High School