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Engineer I – Epitaxial Growth and Thin Film Characterization

Malibu, CA, USA Req #123
Wednesday, September 18, 2019

Engineer I – Epitaxial Growth and Thin Film Characterization

Malibu, CA, USA

EDUCATION DESIRED: BS in Materials Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Physics, Chemistry or related fields, OR equivalent industry experience.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: Hands-on semiconductor wafer characterization and wafer handling. Develop or refine characterization and fabrication processes. Troubleshoot and resolve characterization and process problems. Work closely with senior technical staff to perform experiments, document experimental findings. Collect and analyze experimental data.

EXPERIENCE DESIRED: 3+ years experience desired but entry level candidates will be considered. Experience with semiconductor characterization including x-ray diffraction, atomic force microscopy, and other thin film techniques is a plus.

KNOWLEDGE DESIRED: Processes associated with semiconductor device and IC fabrication; strong observation and documentation skills; ability to develop and maintain statistical process control (SPC) charts. Knowledge of data plotting using Matlab, Excel, JMP/Minitab or similar tools. General computer skills with office productivity software such as Excel, Word, and Powerpoint.

ESSENTIAL PHYSICAL/MENTAL REQUIREMENTS: Must be sufficiently mobile to work within confined spaces and have both visual and hearing acuity. Must be able to work within a class 10 Cleanroom. Able to perform precise and delicate manual parts handling and processing. Must be able to work safely with and around potentially toxic and hazardous materials, chemicals and gases. Good hand eye coordination. Must be able to work with little supervision and be a strong team player.

SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS: U.S. citizenship status required. Ability to obtain security clearance required. Willing to work 2nd shift (12:00pm - 9:00 pm).

This position must meet Export Control compliance requirements, therefore a "U.S. Person" as defined by 22 C.F.R. § 120.15 is required. "U.S. Person" includes U.S. Citizen, lawful permanent resident, refugee, or asylee.

HRL Laboratories is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and does not discriminate in recruiting, hiring, training or promoting, on the basis of race, ethnicity, color, creed, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, physical or mental disability, pregnancy, medical condition, U.S. military or protected veteran status, union membership, or political affiliation. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.

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  • Malibu, CA, USA