Support Engineer (wafer fabrication) in Andover, MA at Volt

Date Posted: 11/17/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contingent
  • Location:
    Andover, MA
  • Duration:
    48 weeks
  • Date Posted:
    11/17/2018
  • Job ID:
    132921
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone
    919/782-7440

Job Description

Support Engineer - 3rd Shift

Volt seeks a technical support engineer in the wafer fab of the Microelectronics Engineering and Technology department. Our Client’s Microelectronics Engineering and Technology (MET) department designs and manufactures compound semiconductor devices, millimeter/microwave integrated circuits (MMICs) and modules for defense and commercial applications and is a part of Client's Integrated Defense Systems.  In this position, the chosen candidate will be responsible for supporting the Client’s semiconductor foundry in any of the following areas:

  • Photolithography
  • dry etch
  • wet chemistry
  • plating
  • thin film deposition
  • metal deposition

He or she will be responsible for providing floor assistance in a clean-room environment, pushing experimental and production wafers through the line and documenting and communicating all measurement results.  The chosen candidate will also be expected to work with engineers in various areas of wafer fabrication and process development on next generation technologies. An understanding of basic semiconductor processing and cleanroom experience is desired.

RESPONSIBILITIES WILL INCLUDE SOME OR ALL OF THE FOLLOWING:

  • Support the fab by interfacing with production equipment and personnel
  • Working with team members and engineers in the development fab to process and characterize wafers
  • Document and effectively communicate all measurements and processing steps
  • Support the production and development fab in various processing needs 

REQUIRED SKILLS & EXPERIENCE

  • Understanding of semiconductor processing techniques and equipment, whether through coursework or hands-on lab experience 

DESIRED SKILLS & EXPERIENCE

  • Experience in a cleanroom environment
  •  Excellent communication, documentation, and teamwork skills
  • Desire to learn new wafer fabrication skills and willingness to assist team members Knowledge of III-V semiconductors, preferably Gallium Arsenide and Gallium Nitride
  • Desire to work in a semiconductor clean room environment

EDUCATION

  • Associate's degree with 3+ years related working experience or 8+ years in lieu of degree



This is a contingent/temporary position offered through Volt Workforce Solutions. Volt offers competitive compensation, the chance to work with some of the world’s leading companies, and a staff committed to helping you take the next step on your career path. 

To learn more about Volt, please visit: http://www.volt.com and to see more of our job postings, please visit: http://jobs.volt.com

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.