Staff Product Engineer

4 days left

Lam Research
Fremont, CA
Sep 16, 2021
Sep 21, 2021
Organization Type
Improve existing plasma sensors with special emphasis on optical design
Evaluate novel plasma sensing techniques. Implement the sensor integration to Lam etch tools. Develop signal analysis routines and data acquisition routines
Improve and develop existing analysis algorithms for endpoint, fault detection and process control
Investigate other applications of plasma diagnostic techniques for process control, such as absorption spectroscopy, absolute optical emission spectroscopy, reflectometry, ellipsometry, etc
Product support: help customers to develop sensor based applications, troubleshoot customer sensor problems
Create documentation for customers and field service engineers

Minimum Qualifications

MS or PhD in Chemistry, Physics, Chemical, Mechanical, Electrical or Electronic Engineering preferred.


3+ years experience in the semiconductor industry or relevant PhD work
Must have demonstrated capabilities developing and troubleshooting instrumentation
Must possess excellent communication and/or customer management skills and demonstrated technical problem solving experience
Fab experience, semiconductor equipment, plasma physics or multivariate control experience are all positive additional criteria for consideration

Valuable background:

Optical and electrical sensors, plasma diagnostics, process control
Experience with mathematical modelling, statistical analysis techniques and machine learning. Matlab, C++, Python
ZEMAX optical simulation experience or willingness to become an expert on ZEMAX is required
Familiar with some of the following techniques: reflectometry, interferometry, spectroscopy, laser-based diagnostics

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