Wednesday, April 6, 2016

Systems design engineer (imaging /optics / Servo Control / laser beam Optics) (#113389)

Job Title: Systems design engineer (imaging/optics)
Location: Milpitas, CA
Duration: Fulltime

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.

We have an opportunity for a motivated Senior Systems Engineer with the ability to interact with and, at times, lead a multidisciplinary project team. The successful candidate will work on projects within the Surfscan Product Group, a market leader in the unpatterned wafer inspection business, to improve and build on a DUV wafer inspection system - one of KLA-Tencor's flagship products.
KLA-Tencor is an industry leading supplier of wafer inspection and metrology systems. Wafer suppliers and device manufacturers worldwide rely on our inspection and metrology systems to ensure the quality of bare silicon substrates.  Semiconductor device yields begin with bare wafers, and our leading technology provides early insight into surface defect, shape, flatness and nanotopography of the advanced 300mm substrates. Our optical inspection and metrology tools will support the next several generations of wafer and IC manufacturing.
This position is on our Product Development team that works on wafer inspection systems.  Qualified candidate should have hands-on experience in designing, building and troubleshooting optical subsystems.

Preferred Qualifications:
  • PhD or MS/BS in Physics, Applied Physics, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, or Optics Engineering
  • Strong background in:
  • Servo Control experience
  • Experience with laser beam Optics
  • Experience with optical detectors
  • Experience with data acquisition systems
  • Experience with basic signal processing algorithms
  • Strong hands on skills
  • Strong analytical skills

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

Please send me your updated resumes to Vinod at

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.