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Process Engineer
Location 0601-Fremont, CA
Job Category Engineering - Software, R&D, and Technology
Employment Type Full time
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Job Description

About Mattson

Mattson Technology is a global company with nearly 30 years of experience delivering leading-edge technology and products in the Dry Strip, Plasma and Thermal markets to our customers. While we consider Silicon Valley our roots, we have evolved into a worldwide organization that includes manufacturing, research and development, customer support, finance and sales operations throughout Asia, Europe, and North America.

Our success is a result, in large part to the highly qualified and dedicated employees at Mattson Technology. Our employees represent a diverse group of individuals, committed to working as a team to deliver on our commitments. We value the ingenuity, flexibility, passion, knowledge and “can do” attitude that our employees exemplify daily.

We encourage you to consider a career at Mattson Technology. Mattson Technology recognizes that to recruit and retain a team of highly qualified employees, we must invest in our employees and therefore, we offer a comprehensive employee benefits package.

About the Role

This opening is for a Process Engineer position in the Process Group based in Fremont, California. This role will be part of the Process team responsible for developing new dry strip processes, selective etch and surface treatment processes, supporting customer accounts and troubleshooting. The role will be responsible for developing new processes, modifying hardware to improve process results, troubleshooting, and providing onsite customer support. Candidates performance will be subject to peer review.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Manage process development and reliability projects
  • Monitor hardware performance and verify stability of newly developed processes. Develop and modify hardware as needed to improve process results
  • Data collection and root cause analysis during development and troubleshooting
  • Diagnostic equipment operation and data analysis
  • Design experiments, root cause analysis and detailed documentation for technical issues during development and troubleshooting
  • Generate detailed report for internal and external customers
  • Process verification and troubleshooting at various customer sites
  • Support transfer of technology to field staff and customers 
  • Ensure equipment and machines are maintained in safe operating condition
  • Report any unsafe or unhealthy condition which cannot be corrected to the Safety Officer
  • Follow all safety and health regulations and work practices, including personal protective equipment where applicable
  • Investigate accidents and incidents that have occurred; identify the corrective action necessary to prevent a similar accident from occurring
  • Perform other duties as assigned

Skills and requirements:

  • Demonstrated hands-on experimental experience in a technical environment
  • BS in chemical Engineering, material science or related field and 5 years of experience. Advanced degrees preferred but not necessary
  • Excellent data analysis skills, including numerical and statistical analysis of data, treatment of experimental errors and graphical presentation of diverse (potentially multidimensional) datasets
  • Excellent documentation and communications skill in a cross functional team
  • Hands on experience on analytical tools (Ellipsometer, SEM/TEM, SIMS, XPS, XRD, Rs measurement, etc.)
  • Must be able to work independently under deadline pressure in a highly dynamic environment.
  • Flexible to work shifts that may include swing and weekend
  • Must be able to work safely in a laboratory environment containing high-energy machinery and hazardous gases
  • Must be able and willing to travel outside the US 20-30%
  • Successful completion of required Safety training
  • Remain informed about safety and health regulations affecting the operations of supervision

 

Equal Opportunity Employer

Mattson Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applications will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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Equal Opportunity Employer

Mattson Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applications will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.