Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Research Scientist ( Computational Imaging | Signal Processing | Electromagnetic | Fourier Optics ) (#114024)

Position: Research Scientist
Location: Milpitas, CA
Duration: Full time

Job Description:
Business Unit:
The RAPID division is the world leading provider of reticle inspection solutions for the semiconductor industry. The company provides inspection solutions to both the mask shops and the semiconductor fabs to ensure that lithography yields are consistently high thus enabling cost-effective manufacturing.
1) Architecting novel defect detection and quantitative measurement methods.
2) Mathematically modeling and optimizing imaging systems.
3) Data collection and analysis.
4) Hands on work with inspection microscopes and optics bench.

Preferred Qualifications:
We are interested in early-career applicants as well as experienced applicants. Ph.D. thesis or industry experience in optics is preferred.

Preferred expertise:
a) Simulating and designing optical systems.
b) Computational imaging or computational lithography.
c) Applied mathematics
d) Optics bench
e) Image and signal processing
f) Electromagnetic theory, and its numerical methods
g) Systems engineering
h) Ph.D. in Physics, Mathematics or Electrical Engineering
i) MATLAB, C++ expertise
j) In-depth understanding of Fourier Optics

Minimum Qualifications:
Doctorate (Academic)
Master's Level Degree with at least 2 years of experience.
Bachelor's Level Degree with at least 3 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.