Wednesday, April 5, 2017

Associate Test Engineer (20% - 25% Travel) (# 115060 / 115138)

Position: Associate Test Engineer
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.

  • Performs the set-up, calibration, testing and troubleshooting of circuits, components, instruments and mechanical assemblies.
  • Determines and may develop test specifications, methods and procedures from blueprints, drawings and diagrams.
  • Tests and troubleshoots assemblies and/or final systems.
  • May complete rework on assemblies and/or systems as a result of testing.
  • Prepares technical reports summarizing findings and recommending solutions to technical problems.
  • May assist in the selection and set-up of specialized test equipment.
  • Works on assignments that are moderately complex in nature where judgment is required in resolving problems and making routine recommendations.
  • Normally receives no instruction on routine work, general instructions on new assignments
Preferred Qualification:
  • Requires experience in testing digital and/or analog systems.
  • Ability to read complicated drawings, mathematics, handbook formulas, and a variety of testing and measuring instruments.
  • An AA degree, military technical training or their equivalent vocational training is required.
  • A highly skilled specialist, contributes to the development of concepts and techniques.
  • Able to complete complex tasks in creative and effective ways.
  • Able to act independently to determine methods and procedures on new assignments.
  • Ability to lead or supervise the activities of other nonexempt personnel.
Minimum Qualifications:
Technical School 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.