Sunday, March 20, 2016

Senior HPC Software Engineer ( Linux OS | High Performance Computing ) (#113345)

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

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. On our team you get the opportunity to help solve interesting challenges that truly matter to the semi-conductor customers at a scale and complexity you simply won't find anywhere else. We offer a unique opportunity to work and learn on various platforms and technologies.
KLA is looking for passionate software developers to join us and help define and deliver high quality solutions to expand our features to create the cloud infrastructure for the image processing and data storage requirements for the next generation Semiconductor Wafer inspection machines. You will be responsible for integrating multiple hardware and software sub-systems to solve some of the most advanced technical challenges facing the semiconductor chip industry.
This role will be a perfect fit if you have a sound understanding of the fundamentals of Computer Science and practical experience building distributed systems. You should enjoy working on complex system software, be very customer-centric, understand the big picture and feel strongly not only about building good software but about making software achieve its goals in reality.

Preferred Qualifications:
1) Experienced with Object-Oriented software analysis and design using UML (Unified Modeling Language) modeling, Java and C/C++ programming.
2) Requires good knowledge of multi-threaded/parallel processing applications.
3) Experience in developing and debugging high-level machine control software applications. Good software documentation skills are required.
4) Familiar with cloud and storage related technologies.
5) Semiconductor equipment experience preferred.
6) System control and image/data processing experience a plus.

Minimum Qualifications:
Bachelor's Level Degree with at least 8 years of experience.
Master's Level Degree with at least 5 years of experience.
Doctorate (Academic) with at least 4 years of experience.

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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.