Tuesday, November 29, 2016

Technical Writer ( Adobe RoboHelp | FrameMaker) (# 114593) - Austin, TX

Position: Technical Writer
Location: Austin, TX
Duration: Full time

Job Description:
Business Unit:
Our 5D patterning process control technologies control the three dimensions of the device structure, while optimizing the process control loops (time) and minimizing the expense (cost) to create the device; hence five dimensional patterning process control (5D).
The team's mission is to collaborate with our customers to innovate hardware and software technologies that detect and control process variations—at their source—rather than compensate for them at later stages of the manufacturing process. These patterning process control solutions provide the most accurate process correctable available today; providing real-time feedback and feed-forward control to improve subsequent process steps.
Why join 5D? Think of this team as a "start-up" company where you are offered the ultimate challenge to solve the most complex technical problems that enable the digital age. Yet, this "start-up" is backed by the most sophisticated and successful process control company in the semiconductor industry.

Responsibilities:
We are looking for a senior technical writer with experience in Adobe RoboHelp, Adobe FrameMaker, and Microsoft Office. The candidate must have excellent writing skills with the ability to interview engineers and scientists and produce software product documentation with minimal additional review and editing. Requirements for the position include strong verbal and written communication skills, self-motivation, and the ability to prioritize tasks and meet deadlines. Experience in the semiconductor industry is a plus. Writing samples will be requested for on-site interviews.

Job duties will include:
  • Writing online help including product feature overviews, window descriptions, user procedures, and API documentation
  • Indexing online help topics and user manuals
  • Writing and editing release notes and installation manuals
  • Creating troubleshooting topics
Preferred Qualification:
  • BS/BA in engineering disciplines, journalism, English literature or similar field
  • 3+ years of experience in technical writing
  • Excellent writing and strong editing skills
  • Experience with Microsoft Windows operating systems, experience with Linux a plus
  • Strong skills in Microsoft Office products
  • Experience with Adobe RoboHelp and Adobe FrameMaker
  • Knowledge of software development life cycle
  • Experience in semiconductor industry a plus
Minimum Qualifications:
Bachelor's Level Degree with at least 3 years of experience.
OR
Master's Level Degree with at least 2 years of experience.

Kindly send your resume to Raju.Balaji@kla-tencor.com 

KLA-Tencor is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, or any other characteristics protected by applicable law.

Tuesday, November 22, 2016

Customer Support Engineer (# 114614) - Meylan, France

Position: Customer Support Engineer
Location: Meylan, France
Duration: Temporary contract

Job Description:
Business Unit:
The Global Service Support Organization (GSS) team headquartered in Milpitas, CA is our service organization that consists of Service Sales and Marketing, Spares Supply Chain management, Field Operations, Product Training, and Technical Support. The GSS organization partners with our field teams and customers in all business sectors to maintain the high performance and productivity of our products through a flexible portfolio of services. Our comprehensive services include: proactive management of tools to identify and improve performance; expertise in optics, image processing and motion control with worldwide service engineers, 24/7 technical support teams and knowledge management systems; and an extensive parts network to ensure worldwide availability of parts.

Responsibilities:
  • Responsible for customer service activities associated with updating, troubleshooting, diagnosing and repairing of highly complex capital equipment at customer sites
  • Represents the company to the customer and assumes accountability for customer satisfaction with service
  • Assures operational quality of system equipment   Coordinates actions with customers to minimize down time
  • May provide assistance to Installation Engineers in resolving problems
Preferred Qualification:
  • Knowledge of Physics, material science
  • Solid understanding of semiconductor process technologies. Previous customer/industry experience is a plus
  • Ability to understand and troubleshoot problems in software and electronics, optics, mechanical, electro-mechanical and electro-optical systems
  • Excellent presentation and communication skills
  • Excellent analytical and problem solving skills
  • High performing team
  • Languages: Fluent English (Both written and spoken)
  • Bachelor's Level Degree or Master Degree
Minimum Qualifications:
Bachelor's Level Degree.
OR
Master's Degree.

Kindly send your resume to Raju.Balaji@kla-tencor.com

KLA-Tencor is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, or any other characteristics protected by applicable law.

Friday, November 11, 2016

US Lithography Technical Manager (Technical Director) (#114363)

Position: US Lithography Technical Manager (Technical Director)
Location: Meridian, ID
Duration: Full time
 
Business Unit:
The Customer Group (CG) team is our field based, customer facing organization consisting of Sales, Marketing, Applications, Finance, Human Resources, Facilities & IT.  They partner closely with our customers to provide a comprehensive portfolio of products, services, software and expertise, to help them manage yield throughout their fabrication process—from research and development to final volume production.  Responsibilities of this group include maintaining strategic client relationships, identifying and closing sales opportunities, ensuring our products meet performance capabilities & expectations, providing critical solutions for improved yield performance, and collecting requirements for future products by understanding customer processes and technology trends.  Partnering with our service organization and factory divisions, this diverse and dynamic team helps ensure alignment between customer needs and corporate offering to maintain a high level of customer satisfaction. 
 
Responsibilities: 
The Lithography Technical Manager reports to the head of Customer Engagement for the Patterning Solutions group and is responsible for understanding the key customers roadmaps and Lithography challenges.  This individual will manage and lead a team of Application Development Engineers and serve KLA-Tencor customers in the US.

1) Lead technical discussions at a level of wafer fab process (e.g. not just metrology) with Section Managers or Department Managers at the customer
2) Apply knowledge of KLA-Tencor product roadmaps to have a meaningful conversations with the goal of mapping customer challenges to our solutions
3) Arrange and drive all Technical Review Meetings with the customer (usually once a quarter)
4) Drive the team to execute on the strategic plans laid out for the year

Preferred Qualifications:
1) Advanced degree with 6+ years of experience in developing sophisticated lithography solutions for advanced fab operations (14nm/10nm/7nm)
2) 2 years of experience managing and leading a team of lithography engineers
3) Requires in depth knowledge of advanced fab operations
4) Excellent communicator and technical collaborator with proven experience working closely with partners on identifying and driving technology solutions
5) Operate with a bias toward effective solution delivery

Minimum Qualifications:
Doctorate (Academic) with at least 5 years of experience.
OR
Master's Level Degree with at least 6 years of experience.
OR
Bachelor's Level Degree with at least 7 years of experience.

Kindly send your resume to Sivaram.bose@kla-tencor.com
 
KLA-Tencor is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, or any other characteristics protected by applicable law.

Thursday, November 3, 2016

Product Engineer (# 114536)

Position: Product Engineer
Location: Milpitas, CA
Duration: Full time

Job Description:
Business Unit:
The Global Service Support Organization (GSS) team headquartered in Milpitas, CA is our service organization that consists of Service Sales and Marketing, Spares Supply Chain management, Field Operations, Product Training, and Technical Support. The GSS organization partners with our field teams and customers in all business sectors to maintain the high performance and productivity of our products through a flexible portfolio of services. Our comprehensive services include: proactive management of tools to identify and improve performance; expertise in optics, image processing and motion control with worldwide service engineers, 24/7 technical support teams and knowledge management systems; and an extensive parts network to ensure worldwide availability of parts.

Responsibilities:
Results oriented and driven to excel.  The Product Engineer works closely with design engineering and manufacturing teams to ensure new Optical Metrology and Inspection products are designed for service and ready the field organization to support them.  This includes all of the following and more:
  • Assess system electronics, software, and mechanics with respect to design for reliability, stability, and serviceability
  • Work closely with Engineering, attending concept and design reviews to provide feedback on serviceability of new designs and potential improvements
  • Hands-on work for integration of Alpha/Beta systems, including performing serviceability validation
  • Develop expertise on one or more subsystems
  • Define the spare parts list and the targeted stocking plan based on known and/or estimated failure rates
  • Draft service documentation and take it through to Final Release as well as make as-needed updates
  • Provide technical product expertise for service organization, including Technical Trainers, Technical Support and Field Service Teams
  • Travel to Beta sites for support of new tool installations/upgrades, and for escalation support of new products
  • Help define the Training curriculum and establish the training course for Field Service, including teaching portions of Beta classes
  • Flexibility to quickly adjust to program needs and service organization objectives
Preferred Qualification:
  • MS in Mechanical/Electrical/Optical/Materials Engineering/Physics or related fields
  • Strong analytic and data analysis skills
  • Must be able to work with wide variety of technologies, including mechanics, electronics, optics and software
  • 4+ years progressively more responsible engineering experience
  • 4+ year’s semiconductor industry experience highly desirable
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills required and must work well in a team environment
  • Experience with Reliability Engineering a plus
Minimum Qualifications:
Bachelor's Level Degree with at least 3 years of experience.
OR
Master's Degree with at least 2 years of experience.
OR
Doctorate

Kindly send your resume to Raju.Balaji@kla-tencor.com

KLA-Tencor is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, or any other characteristics protected by applicable law.

Monday, October 31, 2016

Product Engineer (# 114568)

Position: Product Engineer
Location: Milpitas, CA
Duration: Full time

Job Description:
Business Unit:
The Global Service Support Organization (GSS) team headquartered in Milpitas, CA is our service organization that consists of Service Sales and Marketing, Spares Supply Chain management, Field Operations, Product Training, and Technical Support. The GSS organization partners with our field teams and customers in all business sectors to maintain the high performance and productivity of our products through a flexible portfolio of services. Our comprehensive services include: proactive management of tools to identify and improve performance; expertise in optics, image processing and motion control with worldwide service engineers, 24/7 technical support teams and knowledge management systems; and an extensive parts network to ensure worldwide availability of parts.

Responsibilities:
We are seeking highly motivated and self-driven engineer to join our Laser Scanning New Product Introduction (NPI) and Service Systems Engineering (SSE) Group. This team is an integrated part of bigger team that works on designing, introducing, and supporting wafer laser inspection systems that our customers use in microchip fabrication. This person will take on increasing responsibilities as an NPI engineer. These include but not limited to the following:
  • Work closely with engineering on defining system specs and requirements with focus on serviceability and sustainability
  • Own parts of new systems integration and testing covering proto, alpha, and beta integration and testing in addition to bench testing of new parts and sub assemblies
  • Provide test reports and suggestions or plans for improvements
  • Create procedures and documents that will be released to allow customer service engineers, technical support engineers, and other users and support staff to be able to use, service, calibrate, test, and troubleshoot the system and its sub assemblies and parts
  • Plan and provide training to other users and support personnel as you are expected to be the expert and the go-to person who can help others understand the system
  • Provide occasional onsite support when needed for hard problems and troubleshooting or when technical support resources are not available. Travel is expected for approx. 25% of the time
  • Provide analysis of system performance metrics both in-house and in the field. This includes technical performance metrics as MTBF, MTTR, and MTBI in addition to other metrics such as cost-of-service, service hours, tools downs, etc. Be able to provide recommendations or decisions based on the data
  • Be a champion of change. We are looking for individuals who challenge the status quo and seek to improve on how things are done
  • Drive continuous improvement based on feedback and performance metrics from existing systems. Suggest and drive ideas to improve both technically and procedural. This can include hardware and software redesigns, new and improved procedures, and new applications
  • Perform and/or drive failure analysis and failure modes tracking. Use information to suggest or drive improvements
The individual should have abilities working with others in a matrix organization, be a good team player yet an influencer in decision making process.

Preferred Qualification:
  • Bachelor or higher degree, in electrical engineering, mechanical engineering, optics, physics, or related fields with at least 3 years of experience working in a field requiring analytical skills and troubleshooting.
  • Preference will be given to individuals who worked on capital equipment, especially semiconductor process or metrology equipment.
  • Consideration will be given to individuals with lower degrees and/or lower experience but having demonstrated strong abilities, leadership, or worked on directly related industries.
  • Strong leadership skills is highly desirable
Minimum Qualifications:
Bachelor's Level Degree with at least 3 years of experience.
OR
Master's Degree with at least 2 years of experience.
OR
Doctorate

Kindly send your resume to Raju.Balaji@kla-tencor.com

KLA-Tencor is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, or any other characteristics protected by applicable law.

Friday, October 21, 2016

Inventory Analyst - US Supply Chain (# 114447)

Position: Inventory Analyst - US Supply Chain
Location: Milpitas, CA
Duration: Full time

Job Description:
Business Unit:
KLA-Tencor has manufacturing sites across the globe, including Belgium, China, Germany, Israel, Singapore and Milpitas (CA). The Global Operations (GOPS) team, comprised of Manufacturing, Supply Chain Management, Manufacturing Engineering, Installation, and Quality, is responsible for manufacturing our leading-edge technology. We partner with our world-wide supply base and our design engineering teams to bring new products to market. The GOPS team is continuously working to build our products Better, Faster, Cheaper.

Responsibilities:
Responsible for inventory reporting including Excess and No Demand (END), IFR, supplier liabilities, inventory health and business level forecasts.  Provide analysis of various business processes to improve management insight to business operations. Inventory scenario 'What If' analysis for the GOPS business in collaboration with supply chain, finance, procurement, MS, commodity teams and appropriate engineering teams. Forecasts future inventory levels and the financial impacts of business unit decisions, product transitions and EOM strategies. Generates scenario analysis, reserves impacts and recommendations.
Addresses other business level projects as needed for the US Supply Chain senior director. Expert user in Excel with ability to create actionable plans from large amounts of data. Ability to identify needed IT improvements, define project and drive to completion Interface with IT to drive improvements in services. Strong project management skills. Design reports to be run on ops data (SAP/Bus Objects/etc).  Strong SAP user with ability to design and run reports. Strong data visualization capabilities. Extensive experience in global procurement environments.

Preferred Qualification:
High level analytical skillset, 'expert' at Microsoft suite of tools, SAP, access database and pivot tool analytics, working knowledge of the supply chain, MS, finance and manufacturing policies and processes as they relate to inventory. Can 'mine' various data sources to create a 'picture' of the current and future inventory position. Collaborative style, able to work across functions and GOPS organizations to achieve results. Able to present findings, causes and recommendations in a concise and understood manner.
Self-starter, can operate with minimum direction at times.
Over time develops the skill to anticipate impacts of business decisions on inventory levels, reserves requirements, turns and liability in close collaboration with supply chain, MS, engineering and commodity team personnel.

Minimum Qualifications:
Bachelor’s degree in IE, business, finance, supply chain with at least 12 years of experience in a related function.
OR
Master’s degree in similar study areas preferred.

Kindly send your resume to Raju.Balaji@kla-tencor.com

KLA-Tencor is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, or any other characteristics protected by applicable law.

Buyer/Planner (# 114424)

Position: Buyer/Planner
Location: Milpitas, CA
Duration: Full time

Job Description:
Business Unit:
The Global Service Support Organization (GSS) team headquartered in Milpitas, CA is our service organization that consists of Service Sales and Marketing, Spares Supply Chain management, Field Operations, Product Training, and Technical Support. The GSS organization partners with our field teams and customers in all business sectors to maintain the high performance and productivity of our products through a flexible portfolio of services. Our comprehensive services include: proactive management of tools to identify and improve performance; expertise in optics, image processing and motion control with worldwide service engineers, 24/7 technical support teams and knowledge management systems; and an extensive parts network to ensure worldwide availability of parts.

Responsibilities:
Reviews and analyzes purchase requisitions, executes buyer workbench queue. Coordinates purchasing activities with commodity management, planning, logistics and engineering departments to acquire parts in a cost effective and timely manner. Works with suppliers to ensure expeditious commitment to delivery dates. Processes purchase requisitions, purchase change orders and requests for quotes to suppliers. Responsible for procurement business system data input and integrity. Participates in maximizing the procurement teams' efficiency, maximizing execution of Open Orders, expediting P1/P2/P3 orders, maintaining part parameters. Performs cost analysis and volume planning for major commodities (e.g. materials, components, equipment and services). Develops new supply sources where vendors and suppliers are no longer competitive. May recommend cost saving proposals including make-versus-buy analysis or alternative sourcing. Interacts closely with suppliers and QA to resolve quality issues.

Preferred Qualification:
Requires a minimum of 5 years of procurement, materials management and supply chain experience.

Minimum Qualifications:
Bachelor's degree with at least 5 years of experience.

Kindly send your resume to Raju.Balaji@kla-tencor.com

KLA-Tencor is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, or any other characteristics protected by applicable law.

SEC Reporting Manager (# 114522)

Position: SEC Reporting Manager
Location: Milpitas, CA
Duration: Full time

Job Description:
Business Unit:
Corporate Finance and Accounting Division and is based in Milpitas, CA.

Responsibilities:
KLA-Tencor seeks an SEC reporting manager with the following primary responsibilities:
  • Prepare and coordinate SEC filings including Form 10-Q /10-K/Proxy/8-K/Form SD and related supporting documentation
  • Prepare HTML and XBRL versions of SEC filings using the Web Filings cloud-based SEC filing tool
  • Assist in the preparation of other SEC filings such as Form 8-K and registration statements, as required
  • Prepare quarterly reporting package for management
  • Assist with SOX compliance and internal and external audit
  • Analyze new and proposed accounting standards issued by the SEC and the FASB to determine the impact on the company and implement new accounting standards as required
  • Provide technical expertise for US GAAP and SEC regulations and draft technical memos illustrating guidance and conclusion on complex transactions including M&A
  • Ad hoc projects
Preferred Qualification:
  • Ability to work independently and within a team environment, and to make well-reasoned and timely decisions
  • Must be flexible and be able to work under pressure and within short time constraints.
  • Detail oriented
  • Organized, able to multi-task and prioritize in fast-paced environment, with exceptional project and time management skills
  • Strong written and oral communication and interpersonal skills across multiple levels, functions, and locations
  • Excellent problem-solving and strong analytical skills with the ability to get things done
  • Experience working with large global public company
  • CPA
  • 8+ years of experience including 5+ years of experience with a Big 4 public accounting firm in the Audit practice.
  • Thorough understanding of SEC filing requirements and US GAAP
  • Strong Excel skills
Minimum Qualifications:
BS/BA in Accounting with at least 8 years of experience.

Kindly send your resume to Raju.Balaji@kla-tencor.com

KLA-Tencor is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, or any other characteristics protected by applicable law.

Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Product Engineer - Optics (# 113665)

Position: Product Engineer - Optics
Location: Milpitas, CA
Duration: Full time

Job Description:
Business Unit:
The Global Service Support Organization (GSS) team headquartered in Milpitas, CA is our service organization that consists of Service Sales and Marketing, Spares Supply Chain management, Field Operations, Product Training, and Technical Support. The GSS organization partners with our field teams and customers in all business sectors to maintain the high performance and productivity of our products through a flexible portfolio of services. Our comprehensive services include: proactive management of tools to identify and improve performance; expertise in optics, image processing and motion control with worldwide service engineers, 24/7 technical support teams and knowledge management systems; and an extensive parts network to ensure worldwide availability of parts.

Responsibilities:
This person will be involved in new and sustaining product service engineering duties to include, but not limited to:
  • Serve as the central technical resource / interface with design engineering, manufacturing, technical support, quality, marketing and field as the product(s) move through the Product Life Cycle
  • Work directly with aforementioned teams in fully integrated manner to incorporate value-added serviceability, reliability and service business practice improvements into product design
  • Influence early PLC designs to include features that will optimize K-T’s service business: calibrations and diagnostics, Cost of Service (CoS), reliability, design tolerances, Intellectual Property (IP) protection
  • Act as a two-way conduit of information between design teams, technical support, and service personnel
  • Protect our service IP, and apply BKMs into documentations, FRUs, Tooling, and training
  • Participate in  difficult beta and sustaining escalation efforts, analyze data from various sources
  • Leverage learning and knowledge across the Technical Support organization through training classes, scripts, coaching, documents and updating other knowledge capture tools
  • Work with Learning and Knowledge Services (LKS) to determine the training requirements for new products and/or upgrades. Train the trainer, and teach or co-teach initial courses. Audit service training courses to ensure their quality
  • Help to define a plan, implement and optimize the spare parts that will be stocked to support field shipments. This includes taking into account reliability, diagnostics, inventory holding cost, training level and other factors
  • Prepare CoS models (bottom-up and top-down) during initial concept phase, and update them as new information is available. Apply results to help optimize design of diagnostics
  • Perform hands-on work for integration of Alpha/Beta systems, including performing serviceability validation
  • Travel to Beta sites for support of new tool installations/upgrades, and for escalation support for new products
Preferred Qualification:
  • 5-8 years Optics and Electro-Mechanical experience required
  • Strong knowledge of overall system operation, system integration, and system calibrations
  • System level troubleshooting experience required
  • BS in Optics or Electrical/Mechanical engineering; Masters preferred
  • Demonstrated experience with ECO and MRP systems, such as Enovia and SAP
  • Hands-on experience with optical inspection and metrology equipment OR Semiconductor Capital Equipment Manufacturing or Service preferred 
  • Must have NPI program Management experience across the entire product development cycle
Minimum Qualifications:
Bachelor's Level Degree with at least 5 years of experience
OR
Master's Level Degree with at least 4 years of experience
OR
Doctorate Level Degree with at least 2 years of experience

Kindly send your resume to Raju.Balaji@kla-tencor.com

KLA-Tencor is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, or any other characteristics protected by applicable law.

Thursday, October 13, 2016

Senior Financial Analyst (# 114415)

Position: Senior Financial Analyst
Location: Milpitas, CA
Duration: Full time

Job Description:
Business Unit:
The Global Service Support Organization (GSS) team headquartered in Milpitas, CA is our service organization that consists of Service Sales and Marketing, Spares Supply Chain management, Field Operations, Product Training, and Technical Support. The GSS organization partners with our field teams and customers in all business sectors to maintain the high performance and productivity of our products through a flexible portfolio of services. Our comprehensive services include: proactive management of tools to identify and improve performance; expertise in optics, image processing and motion control with worldwide service engineers, 24/7 technical support teams and knowledge management systems; and an extensive parts network to ensure worldwide availability of parts.

We are looking for a hard-working individual with a positive attitude to contribute to a great Finance team. Our charter is to understand and influence the business in making the right trade-offs and proactively find efficiencies. The ideal candidate will work closely with multiple levels of a dynamic business and has the opportunity to drive division-wide projects and initiatives in the areas of reporting, planning and analysis for Service Division.

Responsibilities:
  • Extract data sets, perform analyses, build actionable reports and financial models
  • Initiate and maintain coverage of relevant business metrics on regular basis to help identify and analyze critical issues, risks and opportunities
  • Partner with business teams for systems and business processes improvements
  • Perform various ad hoc analysis including scenario planning
Preferred Qualification:
  • Must be hard-working with a positive attitude and willingness to contribute to a team
  • Sense of ownership, urgency, intellectual curiosity, willingness to learn and improve
  • Independent and critical thinker, analytical, fast-learner and excellent eye for detail
  • Excellent problem-solving and strong analytical skills with the ability to get things done
  • Ability to organize and prioritize responsibilities effectively in order to meet deadlines
  • Open for challenges of fast-paced environment
  • Excellent communication skill and ability to build strong working relationships with business partners with different levels of management and groups within an organization
Minimum Qualifications:
Bachelor's Level Degree with at least 4 years of relevant experience
OR
Master's Level Degree in Finance / Accounting with at least 3 years of relevant experience

Kindly send your resume to Susan.Yamamoto-Lintao@kla-tencor.com

KLA-Tencor is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, or any other characteristics protected by applicable law.

Regional Spares Planner (# 114327)

Position: Regional Spares Planner        
Location: Milpitas, CA
Duration: Full time

Job Description:
Business Unit:
KLA-Tencor has manufacturing sites across the globe, including Belgium, China, Germany, Israel, Singapore and Milpitas (CA). The Global Operations (GOPS) team, comprised of Manufacturing, Supply Chain Management, Manufacturing Engineering, Installation, and Quality, is responsible for manufacturing our leading-edge technology. We partner with our world-wide supply base and our design engineering teams to bring new products to market. The GOPS team is continuously working to build our products Better, Faster, Cheaper.

Responsibilities:
  • Be a single point of contact across all product lines for Business Units and Service teams to provide the unique customer's and regional service team's requirements and perspectives to Spares Planning
  • Ensure that established Fill Rate performance targets and inventory or service commitments for customers and regions are incorporated into the global Spares Plan.
  • Drive spares plan and replenishment to support successful customer ramps in regions
  • Monitor and report out Fill Rate performance v. Fill Rate Targets and Planned v. Actual Inventory for customers and regions
  • Take action to address current and future issues impacting Fill Rate performance and Spares Inventory cost for customers and regions
  • Program Manage cross-functional actions that impact current and future Fill Rate performance for customers and regions and associated Inventory Costs
  • Implement improvements to reduce costs or inventory while maintaining Fill Rate performance for their customers and regions
  • Initiate trans shipments between stocking locations to maximize Fill Rate performance
Preferred Qualification:
  • High proficiency in MS Excel and MS Access is a plus
  • Fluency in Chinese language (Mandarin) is a plus
  • Strong analytical skills and ability to work on complex problems where analysis of the situation requires a review of a variety of factors
  • APICS certification is a plus
  • Ability to work well with various cross-functional team to achieve a common goal
  • Should have excellent oral and written communication
  • Candidate should be process oriented and results driven
  • Must have the proven ability to effectively deal with ambiguity, identify gaps, and implement innovative solutions to increase operational efficiency
  • Uses professional concepts and company objectives to resolve complex issues in creative and effective ways
Minimum Qualifications:
Bachelor's Level Degree with at least 5 years of experience in supply chain.
OR
Master's Level Degree with at least 3 years of experience in supply chain.

Kindly send your resume to raju.balaji@kla-tencor.com

KLA-Tencor is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, or any other characteristics protected by applicable law.

Business Analyst (# 114252)

Position: Business Analyst
Location: Milpitas, CA
Duration: Full time

Job Description:
Business Unit:
KLA-Tencor has manufacturing sites across the globe, including Belgium, China, Germany, Israel, Singapore and Milpitas (CA). The Global Operations (GOPS) team, comprised of Manufacturing, Supply Chain Management, Manufacturing Engineering, Installation, and Quality, is responsible for manufacturing our leading-edge technology. We partner with our world-wide supply base and our design engineering teams to bring new products to market. The GOPS team is continuously working to build our products Better, Faster, Cheaper.

Responsibilities:
Leads people who perform project management duties involving cross-functional teams focused on delivery of internal products or administrative systems. Oversees plans and directs schedules as well as project budgets. Monitors programs/projects from initiation through delivery and interfacing with internal customers or department personnel. Organizes project activities and interdepartmental meetings; ensures communication facilitates completion of the program/project on schedule and within budget constraints. May assign and monitor work of technical personnel providing support and interpretation of instructions/objectives. Selects, develops, and evaluates personnel to ensure the efficient operation of the function.

Plans, performs and implements process improvement initiatives (such as Lean or Six Sigma and Root Cause Analysis). Responsible for developing metrics that provide data for process measurement and identifying indicators for future improvement opportunities. Provides input and analysis on data and provides recommendations to management. Could act as main contact point between Manufacturing, Sales, Marketing, GOPS.

Preferred Qualification:
Bachelor’s Degree and or Semiconductor Experience
Proficient in the following: Excel, PPT and MS Access a plus.
Experience in: Supply Chain Operations, Inventory and Materials

Minimum Qualifications:
Bachelor's Level Degree with at least 3 years of experience
OR
Master's Level Degree with at least 2 years of experience

Kindly send your resume to raju.balaji@kla-tencor.com

KLA-Tencor is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, or any other characteristics protected by applicable law.

Monday, October 3, 2016

Software Engineering Manager (# 114387)

Position: Software Engineering Manager
Location: Milpitas, CA
Duration: Full time

Job Description:
Business Unit:
The KLA-Tencor Sensarray division develops and produces wireless instrumented sensor wafers that provide in situ measurement capability for semiconductor processing equipment. SensArray products are providing critical in situ measurement data in all major high volume IC manufacturing factories around the world.

The Software Development Manager Position responsibilities cover all aspects of SW development from low level firmware, mid-level control software, to higher level factory host interfacing software.

Responsibilities:
  • Establishes operational objectives and work plans, and delegates’ assignments to subordinate managers. Senior management reviews objectives to determine success of operation. Involved in developing, modifying and executing company policies that affect immediate operations(s) and may also have company-wide effect
  • Works on issues where analysis of situations or data requires an in-depth knowledge of organizational objectives, as well as an understanding of company “politics.” Implements strategic policies when selecting methods, techniques, and evaluation criteria for obtaining results. Establishes and assures adherence to budgets, schedules, work plans and performance requirements
  • Regularly interacts with senior management or executive levels on matters concerning several functional areas, divisions, and/or customers. Requires the ability to change the thinking of, or gain acceptance from, others in sensitive situations, without damage to the relationship
  • Manages activities of two or more sections or departments through subordinate managers who exercise full supervision in terms of costs, methods, and staffing. In some instances this manager may be responsible for managing staff function and may not have subordinate managers
Preferred Qualification:
Degree in Computer Science or Computer Engineering combined with experience leading a team of engineers.

Minimum Qualifications:
Bachelor's Level Degree with at least 5 years of experience including leadership experience.
OR
Master's Level Degree with at least 4 years of experience including leadership experience.
OR
Doctorate (Academic) with at least 3 years of experience including leadership experience.

Kindly send your resume to sivaram.bose@kla-tencor.com

KLA-Tencor is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, or any other characteristics protected by applicable law.