Thursday, July 17, 2014

Product Engineer (optics| image processing|Matlab | Python| precision motion control) (#111444)

Job Title: Product Engineer
Location: Milpitas, CA
Duration: Full time

Business Unit:
The Wafer Inspection Division (WIN) is the world leader in the design and manufacture of advanced optical inspection tools for inline monitoring of process defects in advanced semiconductor factories.

Responsibilities:
The engineering design team of WIN division is looking for a self-motivated, creative, and result oriented system engineers to develop next generation inspection prototype. The desire candidate should have strong background in fundamental optics, image/data processing, system calibration, statistics, and precision motion control systems.  Prior exposure to Cougar architecture and wafer inspection application is a plus. The successful candidate should be fluent in Matlab, Python, Java, and Jython.

The project has tight interaction with algorithm and application teams, so the candidate is expected to collaborate in multi-discipline environment and communicate results and requirements in both oral and written forms. Good communication skills, both written and oral, and good leadership skills to guide the team to results are essential for this position.

Preferred Qualifications:
The successful candidate will likely have:
  1. PhD in Physics, EE, Optics, or related fields.
  2. Understand the fundamental principles of optics, data/image procession, statistics, system calibration, and control systems.
  3. Programming skills in Matlab, Python, Java, and Jython.
  4. Strong analytical skill.
  5. Strong problem solving skills. Past experience demonstrating the ability to solve complex problems by breaking the main problem into key sub-components is a plus.
  6. Hands on data collection experience.
  7. Good communication skill.

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 (Academic) with at least 2 years of experience.

Please send your resume to Vinod at vinod.sanker@kla-tencor.com

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

Thursday, July 10, 2014

Product (Field) Marketing Manager (Optical Metrology | Advanced Lithography) (# 110772 /# 110773)

Job Title: Product (Field) Marketing Manager -- Optical Metrology
Location: Milpitas, CA
Duration: Full time

Business Unit:
The Optical Metrology Division (OMD) products are used for optical overlay metrology. The portfolio of products includes unique solution packages which are based on hardware and software systems to enhance yield and effectiveness. As a world leader in its field of expertise, the division's products are the most advanced in performance (measurement accuracy of nanometers and below), reliability, ease of use and compatibility with other KLA-Tencor's products.  KLA-Tencor controls over 80% of the world market sales in its field, and its products are used by every major semiconductor manufacturer around the world. 

Position Summary:
The Product (Field) Marketing Manager for OMD is responsible for product strategy and customer interface activities. The OMD conceives, develops manufactures and markets Lithography Control (Overlay and CD) equipment for the front end semiconductor manufacturing process counting all major semiconductor manufacturers amongst its key customers.

The successful candidate will be responsible for managing New Lithography Control products within the product lifecycle process including defining requirements, setting priorities for the development team, selecting and working with test partners and managing product launches. Strong leadership across differing functional groups and effective communication with executive management will be key elements to success in this role.

There will also be significant account management responsibilities working with an international sales team to define penetration strategies, formulate competitive responses and manage tool evaluations and competitive run-offs. 

A) Develop and execute strategies to drive growth, adoption and market penetration
B) Develop new techniques and models that highlight product value and differentiation
C) Build and manage relationships with customers
D) Develop effective marketing collateral
E) Create and deliver solutions to customer problems

Preferred Qualification:
A) Deep knowledge and experience in advanced lithography, including:
   1. Multi-patterning
   2. Double-patterning
   3. EBeam lithography
   4. FINFET processing
   5. 3D structures
   6. Immersion lithography
   7. EUV
   8. Computational lithography
   9. Advanced OPC
   10. Nanofabrication
B) Fluency in Chinese (Mandarin) or Korean is preferred
C) Excellent communication and presentation skills with ability to influence others

Minimum Qualifications:
Master's Level Degree with at least 5 years of experience
OR
PhD with at least 3 year of experience

Please send your resume to Vinod at vinod.sanker@kla-tencor.com

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

Sunday, July 6, 2014

Software Engineer ( C++/C# | OOD | OOA | UI ) (#111288)

Position: Software Engineer
Location: Milpitas, CA
Duration: Full Time

Job Description:
The Wafer Inspection Division (WIN) of KLA-Tencor is the world leader in the design and manufacture of advanced optical inspection tools for inline monitoring of process defects in advanced semiconductor factories.
Responsibilities:
1) Be responsible planning and developing SW solutions for our end customers for the next generation semiconductor wafer inspection machines.
2) Support the development of software requirements. Provide support for the definition and implementation of requirements for subsystems.
3) Work in cross functional teams including marketing, algorithm, systems.
4) Have an thorough understanding of both CMM as defined for KT and the design review process.
5) Visit customer site for support if necessary.

Preferred Qualifications:
1.Experience with object oriented software analysis, design and development using C++/C#
2.Have strong knowledge of multi-threaded and user interface application development.
3.Good understanding of general SW principles and product life cycle.
4.Conduct technical presentations and articulate use cases/solutions.
5.Excellent communication skills, inter personnel skills and leadership skills.

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

Kindly send your resumes to Sivaram.bose@kla-tencor.com

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

Thursday, July 3, 2014

Product Marketing Manager ( Wafer Inspection Tool) (#111312)

Job Title: Product Marketing Manager
Location: Milpitas, CA
Duration: Fulltime

Job Description:
Business Unit:
The Wafer Inspection Division (WIN) is the world leader in the design and manufacture of advanced optical inspection tools for inline monitoring of process defects in advanced semiconductor factories.

Responsibilities:
The Product Marketing Manager will:
  1. Participate in the development of company market requirements for specific product(s) or product line(s), including product strategy definition, requirements analysis, and pricing.
  2. Monitor the development of business plans, managing life-cycles, and product positioning in the marketplace.
  3. Reduce broad concepts and business strategies into structured product marketing plans.
  4. Oversee market research, monitors competitive activity, and identifies customer needs.
  5. Contribute to establishing pricing strategies.
  6. Interact with engineering, manufacturing and sales to enhance existing, n+1, and n+2 product(s) or product line(s).
  7. Participate in new product definition and business plans with joint departments. 

Preferred Qualifications:
We seek the following experience:
  1. From Semiconductor equipment companies, we need strong experience defining/designing Inspection tools in an engineering or technical marketing capacity.
  2. From cutting-edge Fabrication/Design companies, we need engineers and technical marketing professionals that work closely with our customers to identify/correct defects and improve yield in a manner that shapes current and future versions of our tools and technologies.
  3. Specific experience in fabs includes Process, Process Integration, Yield Engineering, or Defect Engineering.
  4. Technical Product Marketing Experience.
  5. Excellent communication and presentation skills and ability to influence others.
  6. Experience shaping market-leading products and core products of company.

Minimum Qualifications:
Bachelor's Level Degree with at least 4 years of experience
OR
Master's Level Degree with at least 3 years of experience

Please send your resume to Vinod at vinod.sanker@kla-tencor.com

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

Customer Support Engineer (Troubleshoot | Optics | Electro-Mechanical) (# 111378) Multiple Opening - Malta, NY

Position: Customer Support Engineer
Location: Malta, NY
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:
  • Provide customer service support on a variety of advanced KLA-Tencor products.
  • Ability to understand and troubleshoot problems in software and electronics, optics, mechanical, electro-mechanical and electro-optical systems.
  • Knowledge of computer theory, various operating systems and applicable operating system software knowledge, Networking in a Windows, Unix or Novell environment.
  • Good interpersonal/communication skills in understanding customer needs. Ability to work under pressure and stringent timelines since the system is down for service and  may effect customer manufacturing area.
  • Maintain Preventive maintenance schedule and execute on all PMs per schedule.
  • Respond promptly to system failures.
  • Assist customer with all system issues.
  • Assist on system installations as needed.
  • Assist Tech Support on all onsite system escalations.
  • Provide first level Applications support.
  • Focal point for all customer service related issues.
  • Create service reports for all service requests utilizing the CRM database.
  • Manage individual inventory account.
  • Travel to other customer sites for customer service support as needed.
  • Must successfully complete ongoing technical training to acquire a thorough knowledge of company equipment, the application of diagnostic techniques and practical application of service aids.
  • Cross Train on multiple products.
  • Attainment of Certification Level 3 or PM Training. Basic proficiency in systems level repair of a product within a family is required.
  • Must maintain excellent working relationship with customers, customer support engineers, applications engineers, technical support and sales team.
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Semiconductor industry process knowledge.
  • Experience on Semiconductor defect inspection equipment preferred.
  • BS in engineering or physics (or related areas).
  • 6 years plus in field service or equipment related experience on Semiconductor capital equipment.
  • Excellent oral and written communications skills.
  • Strong customer service skills
  • Team performer and willing to travel as needed.
Minimum Qualifications:
Bachelor's Level Degree with at least 5 years of experience in customer support experience on Semiconductor capital equipment or equivalent combination of education and semiconductor 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, sex, color, religion, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, or any other characteristics protected by applicable law.

Customer Support Engineer (Troubleshooting | Semiconductor Equipments) (# 111387) Multiple Opening - Malta, NY

Position: Customer Support Engineer (Multiple Opening)
Location: Malta, NY     
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:
Primarily responsible for customer service activities associated with updating, troubleshooting, diagnosing and repairing of highly complex capital equipment at customer sites and trade shows. 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. Provides assistance to Installation Engineers and CSE's 1-2 in resolving problems. May perform duties associated with Technical Support Engineer.
Follows technical Plans of Action to resolve complex problems.

Preferred Qualifications:
BSEE/BSET or equivalent work experience in supporting complex capital equipment for the semiconductor industry.
Typically 3-4 years within the semiconductor industry.

Minimum Qualifications:
Bachelor's Level Degree with at least 1 years of experience.
OR
Master's Level Degree
OR
Seven years of Equivalent Training / Industry Experience (Example: Military Electronics Training / Industry 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, sex, color, religion, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, or any other characteristics protected by applicable law.

Wednesday, July 2, 2014

Customer Support Engineer ( Troubleshooting | Optics | Electro-Mechanical) (# 111296) - Beaverton, OR

Position: Customer Support Engineer
Location: Beaverton, OR
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:
The Customer Support Engineer (CSE) is primarily responsible for customer service activities that are associated with updating, troubleshooting, diagnosing and repairing highly complex capital equipment at customer sites and trade shows. The Customer Service Engineer represents the company to the customer and assumes accountability for customer satisfaction with service. The CSE assures the operational quality of the system equipment and coordinates actions with customers to minimize down time and may provide assistance to Installation Engineers in resolving problems.

Evaluates, analyzes, diagnoses and troubleshoots technical equipment problems via telephone or at customer site. Ensures equipment enhances customer production. Repairs and modifies equipment at customer facility. Evaluates equipment to determine type and extend of problem. Repairs involve board problems which can be performed using standard procedures as well as system level problems which have multiple causes and no standard procedures exist. Repair of system level problems are based on CSE's technical knowledge, education and training. Board problems vs. system level problems are split 50/50. In analyzing and diagnosing equipment problems, CSE's may access and determine problem exists in customer process such as chemical leaks or contamination and as a result may recommend shutdown of customer fab due to unsafe conditions. Prepares field service reports on customer support activity and provides documentation to other supporting functions supporting functions on re-occurring problems. Prepares quotes for customers based on labor, travel expenses incurred and parts needed. CSE's use discretion and assist regional admin in preparing quotes based on reason for equipment failure, time to prepare etc. Cross trains and assists other field service engineers as appropriate. Provides guidance and technical assistance to Installation Engineer on installations at customer sites or on installing/dismantling demonstration machines. 
The nature of work requires that CSE's work independently; only occasionally requiring guidance from management. CSE's are required to contact management on a daily basis (at least twice each day in a down tool sit.) to report activities. CSE's spend part of their time in the office resolving equipment problems via phone and at least 50% of time at customer site.

Contribute to the Capturing, Re-use, Collaboration, and Improvement of knowledge using available systems.

Desired Qualifications:

  • Ability to understand and troubleshoot problems in software and electronics, optics, mechanical, electro- mechanical and electro- optical systems
  • Analytical skills
  • Knowledge of computer theory, various operating systems and applicable operating system software knowledge, Networking in a Windows, Unix or Novell environment.
  • Basic automation functionality on assigned equipment set. Develops technical proficiency in
  • Preventive Maintenance (PM) aspects of assigned equipment set.
  • PM work can be done with instruction of a manager or senior engineer.
  • Must successfully complete ongoing technical training to acquire a thorough knowledge of company equipment, the application of diagnostic techniques and practical application of service aids.
  • Microsoft Office proficiency is required.
  • Attainment of Certification Level 2 or PM Training. Basic proficiency in systems level repair of a product within a family is required.
  • Semiconductor industry process knowledge, required to take the KT class for Introduction to semiconductor processes.
  • Good interpersonal/communication skills in understanding customer needs. Ability to work under pressure and stringent timelines since the system is down for service and  may effect customer manufacturing area.
  • Ability to troubleshoot problems in software and electronic systems.
  • BSEE/ BSET or equivalent work experience in supporting complex capital equipment for the semiconductor industry. Typically 2-4 years within the semiconductor industry
  • Clean room environment experience 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, sex, color, religion, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, or any other characteristics protected by applicable law.

Thursday, June 26, 2014

Senior Account Manager - Intel SBU ( Semiconductor Capital Equipment | Sales | Marketing) (# 111248)

Job Title: Senior account manager - Intel SBU
Location: Portland, OR
Duration: Full time

Job description:
Business unit:
The Customer Group (CG) team is our field-based, customer-facing organization consisting of Sales, Marketing, Applications, Finance, Human Resources, Facilities, and 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:
This person will be a key member of the Sales/Account Team within the Intel Strategic Business Unit. Results-oriented, decisive leader with the ability to develop and lead product penetration and adoption strategies, develop negotiation strategies and lead complex internal (divisional) and external (customer) negotiations, provide strategic and day to day tactical leadership within product area(s) of responsibility. The individual should have a thorough understanding and demonstrated systematic use of Sales Best Practices.
As a senior leader of the sales team, individual needs to be capable of synthesizing and implementing sales strategies, nurturing valued business relationships, and delivering best-in-class customer satisfaction to maximize sales opportunities for KLA-Tencor’s inspection and metrology product portfolio. The position requires the ability to think both strategically and tactically and the ability to distill large amounts of complex information into the core basic issues to drive solutions. A passionate self-starter able to communicate with clarity is a must. This position requires knowledge of large account management and sales experience interacting with customer technical engineers, procurement specialists, and management teams. Individual will need the ability to manage conflicting priorities while remaining agile, focused and balanced. Teaming with KLA-Tencor resources at the factory and within the business unit is essential to achieve required results.
Key Responsibilities/Core Competencies:
  1. Develop multi-year product strategies and product positioning including delivery of the value message
  2. Develop and execute strategies for how we win vs. next best alternatives
  3. Develop commercial negotiation strategies and gains alignment with product divisions
  4. Technically versed in advanced fabrication technology, can successfully articulate customers’ requirements and can challenge engineering groups to make the best possible products that meets customers’ technical and commercial requirements
  5. Must be able to lead complex, multi-disciplinary teams toward the achievement of technical and commercial objectives
  6. Negotiate and successfully close complex commercial deals with purchasing groups that meet both customer and divisional objectives
  7. Plan, lead and manage all aspects of the sales process
  8. Interface daily with key buying influences and build strong working relationships with the objective of creating a positive customer experience
  9. Communicate “voice of the customer” into the organization
Preferred Qualifications:
  • M.S./PhD  in a technical discipline preferred
  • Strong business acumen and technical selling skills required
Minimum Qualifications:
B.S. in engineering and 10+ years’ experience in semiconductor equipment business with 7+ years of marketing or sales experience.  
Excellent presentation & communication skills

Please send your resume to Vinod at vinod.sanker@kla-tencor.com

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

Tuesday, June 24, 2014

Electrical Design Engineer (E-beam | High voltage Low noise | Digital /Analog| FPGA) (#111329)

Job Title: Electrical Design Engineer
Location: Milpitas, CA
Duration: Fulltime

Job description:
Business Unit:
The EBEAM division, designs and manufactures Scanning Electron Microscope (SEM) equipment for wafer inspection (fast defect finding) and ultra-high resolution defect review. Each product's life cycle is about 2 years from early development to release. The market for e-beam inspection and review is expected to have strong growth in the next few years, complementing and supplementing light optical wafer inspection.

Responsibilities:
The candidate will be working in the electrical design group to develop, integrate and sustain electronic hardware for eBeam review and inspection tools.  He/She will be part of the hardware engineering team, working closely with other Analog and Digital EE hardware, firmware, software and mechanical engineers to design and develop electronic hardware.

Preferred Qualifications:
1.Master, Ph.D., or equivalent degree in EE
2.Strong problem analysis and solving capability to solve complicated integration problems
3.Solid analog and mixed circuit analysis and simulation experience.
4.Good prototype development ,debugging, and  testing experience of PCB assemblies.
5.Understanding of general basic electrical knowledge
6.Self-motivated team player with excellent verbal and written communication skills
7.Experience of industry equipment development is a plus
8.Experience of high voltage low noise application is a plus
9.Experience of Digital, FPGA or microprocessor hardware and firmware design is a plus

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 (Academic) with at least 2 years of experience.

Please send your resumes to Vinod at vinod.sanker@kla-tencor.com

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

Monday, June 23, 2014

Spares Planner (Program Manager) (# 111322)

Position: Spares Planner (Program Manager)
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:
A spares planner will own the spare parts planning during the product life cycle for their product lines. The planner will work closely with Sales/Marketing, procurement and engineering to track installed base growth, manage global inventory levels and the overall spares business for their product line. The product planner will also be looking for ways to optimize the spares stocking strategy and be working with the supply chain team and manufacturing to identify opportunities for inventory reductions while maintaining customer service levels. Working technical knowledge of inspection and metrology tools is also needed to understand technical impacts on the supply chain.

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Must have excellent written and oral communications skills and be comfortable presenting to internal and external customers
  • Must be willing to travel
  • Excellent analytical and problem solving skills are a must
  • Experience with MS-Access and other database management software is essential
  • Programming skills would be a plus
  • At least 2 years of experience in a high-tech supply chain environment preferably with direct customer interaction is preferred but not required
Minimum Qualifications:
BS/BA Business or related field with preferred concentration in Operations or Supply Chain Management (MS/MBA preferred a plus), 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, sex, color, religion, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, or any other characteristics protected by applicable law.

Senior Manager, US Benefits (# 111350)

Position: Senior Manager, US Benefits
Location: Milpitas, CA
Duration: Full time

Job Description:
Business Unit:
Human Resources partners with management to attract, develop, engage and retain highly qualified people globally to meet the business’ needs. HR is responsible for designing and implementing the company’s talent management tools and processes, and for delivering consultative services to management in support of talent decisions. Our primary areas of strategic focus include: Talent Acquisition, Individual and Organizational Assessment and Development, Performance Management, Inclusion and Engagement, and Rewards.

Responsibilities:
As a member of a high-performing team, manage the US Benefits team responsible for KLA-Tencor’s US Health and Welfare plans.
Position responsibilities include (but are not limited to):
  • Plan design
  • Plan documents
  • Plan compliance
  • Vendor management
  • Managing all aspects of Open Enrollment
           1) Project management
           2) Employee communications
           3) Employee presentations
           4) Documentation updates

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Solid understanding of fully insured and self-insured health plans
  • Strong vendor management skills
  • Excellent time management and organizational skills
  • Ability to create and execute long-term, strategic plans
  • Knowledge of ACA regulations
  • Ability to work cross-functionally
  • Strong presentation skills (both creating and presenting to large audiences)
  • Excellent written communication skills
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.

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, sex, color, religion, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, or any other characteristics protected by applicable law.

Supply Chain Administrative Assistant and Program Coordinator (# 111178)

Position: Supply Chain Administrative Assistant and Program Coordinator
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:
  • Creates, maintains and communicates a dashboard summarizing all ongoing supply chain programs and their status vs. plan
  • With support from management, uses the dashboard as a way to drive programs to timely results within budget
Supply Chain Monitoring
  • Monitors supply chain metrics and provides early warning of emerging positive or negative trends
  • Takes reports from heads of different departments and compiles them into cohesive, regular status updates
  • Collects and prepares information for use in discussions/meetings of management/executive staff and outside individuals - prepares presentation materials for team
  • Works on problems of diverse scope where analysis of data is required
Staff Support
  • Coordinates group activities, maintains group calendar to ensure proper coverage is maintained
  • Provides general administrative support to the extended supply chain management team (calendar, expense reports, travel, meeting coordination)
  • Manages and tracks multiple supply chain approval processes and compliance activities
  • Handles details of a highly confidential and critical nature
  • Has to know the functioning of each department within the supply chain organization
  • Helps coordinate and lead the supply chain team through annual corporate strategic plan activities, then monitors progress and performance of established strategic plans
  • This person is at the center of our team's activities and is the "go-to" staff person with the full overview of all ongoing programs, upcoming milestones and events
Preferred Qualifications:
  • BS with supply chain concentration and 2 years’ experience in a role requiring very strong organizational skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Highly organized with strong sense of personal ownership and consistent follow-through
  • Strong PowerPoint and Excel skills
  • Enjoys working across many levels in the organization and across functional areas
  • Interest in technology and desire to grow within supply chain management
  • Flexible and adaptable
Minimum Qualifications:
Bachelor's Level Degree with at least 2 years of experience.
OR
Master's Level Degree with at least 1 year 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, sex, color, religion, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, or any other characteristics protected by applicable law.

Tuesday, June 17, 2014

Senior Software Engineer ( C#/C++ | .NET | OOD | OOP | Modeling ) (#110588)

Position: Senior Software Engineer
Location: Milpitas, CA
Duration: Full time

Job Description:
The Film and Scatterometry Technology (FaST) Division provides industry leading metrology solutions for worldwide semiconductor IC manufacturers. The FaST Division portfolio of metrology products includes hardware and software solutions for optical film thickness, optical critical dimension (CD), composition, and resistivity measurement systems. These products are essential for the IC manufacturers as they provide critical metrology capabilities for the development and implementation of their advanced IC processes. The FaST division is committed to support our customers to achieve performance entitlement of our solution and we effectively partner with our customers from their early research and development phase to the high volume in-line manufacturing implementation specific for their process needs. The division consists of a global team located in US, Israel, China, and India.
 
Responsibilities:
The FaST division is hiring senior software engineers to work on the cutting edge next-generation 3D metrology modeling and computation product. The best candidates will have strong C#/C++ programming skills, thorough knowledge of algorithm engineering, a solid foundation in semiconductor processing equipment systems software with an emphasis on computational fundamentals. Distributed programming of complex analysis algorithms using large data sets is our primary focus. Utilize your math and engineering skills to improve algorithm efficiency and result precision/accuracy. Be part of our much larger team of software and systems experts specializing in real-time control of best-in-class semiconductor equipment that keeps our clients at the forefront of the technology curve. This project is the front line R&D work destined to support our customer’s prototype development plans. Excellent communication skills, an eye for quality, and a dedication to rigorous engineering practices are a must. Full product scope is helpful – UI coding and system level coding experience ensures you’re ready for both internal and external customer collaboration. Supporting our customer’s R&D efforts, designing with our strong engineering team and implementing the best-in-breed measurement systems keeps our product as the tool-of-choice for our customers.

Preferred Qualifications:
BS, MS or PhD preferred, in Computer Science / Engineering or equivalent.
•8+ years’ experience in software design and architecture using .NET/C# and C++. 
•Experience building products from inception to final production release. Ability to support field escalations and internal customer needs during product introduction phases.
•Demonstrated experience modeling and understanding complex multi-discipline physics problems that result from the coupling of different physical phenomena.
•Ability to determine the source of deviations between models and experiments and to define experiments to validate models.
•Collaborate with scientists and system level technical staff to identify and manage system and software requirements
•Write functional and technical documentation/presentations
•Distributed parallel programming and strong C++/C# multi-threading experience would be a big plus.
•Matlab experience, math library interfacing using C++/C#, and 3D visualization development would be advantageous.
•Numerical algorithms and 3D geometry familiarity would be very nice to have.
•Experience with SQL database design.

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 (Academic) with at least 2 years of experience.
Kindly send your resumes to Sivaram.bose@kla-tencor.com

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

Software Architect ( C++ | OOD | OOP | Algorithm | SDLC ) (#110247)

Position: Software Architect
Location: Milpitas, CA
Duration: Full time

Job Description:
The Film and Scatterometry Technology (FaST) Division provides industry leading metrology solutions for worldwide semiconductor IC manufacturers. The FaST Division portfolio of metrology products includes hardware and software solutions for optical film thickness, optical critical dimension (CD), composition, and resistivity measurement systems. These products are essential for the IC manufacturers as they provide critical metrology capabilities for the development and implementation of their advanced IC processes. The FaST division is committed to support our customers to achieve performance entitlement of our solution and we effectively partner with our customers from their early research and development phase to the high volume in-line manufacturing implementation specific for their process needs. The division consists of a global team located in US, Israel, China, and India.
 
Responsibilities:
1) Develop and maintain software architecture for algorithms/computational engines/data acquisition/signal processing and offline data analysis software.
2) Demonstrated ability in scientific programming; strong background in applied mathematics, computational electromagnetics (field theory), and knowledge of optical modeling especially as applied to scatterometry and thin film metrology. Knowledge of reflectometry and spectroscopic ellipsometry a plus.
3) Works on complex problems that impact the design success of current products or addresses broad design issues of future products or technologies. Tasks include: define future product development strategy, develop a problem statement, research into particular solutions, develop code, and test prototypes; design, code, and test/integrate into tool product software.
4) The candidate will be responsible for developing and improving measurement capabilities, system optical models, calibrations development, and analysis tools for optical metrology applications.
 
Preferred Qualifications:
PhD in Computational Physics highly desired with 10 yrs industrial experience.
Proficiency in computational methods, C++, and object oriented design.
 
Minimum Qualifications:
Doctorate (Academic) with at least 7 years of experience.
OR
Master's Level Degree with at least 8 years of experience.
OR
Bachelor's Level Degree with at least 10 years of experience.

Kindly send your resumes to Sivaram.bose@kla-tencor.com

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