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Intel EUV Lithography Principal Engineer in Hillsboro, Oregon

Job Description

This Principal Engineer position will:

  • Serve as a point of contact and owner of technical relationships between Intel and suppliers of lithography processing equipment in a variety of applications across multiple factories.

  • Align with supply chain, technology development, and manufacturing customers, negotiating purchase specifications, identifying and addressing timeline or performance gaps, and driving the supplier and potentially sub-suppliers to execute quality and performance improvement programs.

  • Consistently know internal customer requirements and proactively deliver solutions to meet those needs.

  • Negotiate complex roadmap specifications, equipment enhancements, or strategic arrangements for best Intel outcome.

  • Understand Intel technical requirements/ roadmaps and lead periodic formal program review meetings.

  • Monitor equipment health and drive systematic performance improvements.

  • Lead scanner improvement teams with TD/HVM and ASML as required to resolve systemic or isolated issues impacting availability, equipment downs, or major technical issues.

  • Understand extendability requirements as process matures and drive any configuration changes, upgrades, etc.

  • Work closely with Lithography Strategic Sourcing senior business team to develop and execute commercial negotiation strategies

Travel required 25%. Extended site assignment at Intel or supplier site may be required for the position.

Ideal candidate has particularly strong knowledge of EUV lithography.

  • A demonstrated ability to lead suppliers and technical experts through data analysis and lithography scanner performance specifications.

  • A demonstrated ability to lead a project team through influence across organizational boundaries, drive team direction, synthesize complex data streams from disparate sources, and execute decisions with a sense of urgency.

  • Forges alliances across stakeholders and suppliers to pool resources and provide solutions that meet internal customer needs. Can build relationships and influence equally Independent Contributors and Corporate Executives.


Education: MS in engineering or physics with 20+ years' experience or PhD Degree in engineering or physics with 15+ years' experience.

  • 5-10 years direct experience in photo-lithography, scanner design and operation, equipment engineering, materials engineering, semiconductor manufacturing, and CMOS processing.

Inside this Business Group

As the world's largest chip manufacturer, Intel strives to make every facet of semiconductor manufacturing state-of-the-art -- from semiconductor process development and manufacturing, through yield improvement to packaging, final test and optimization, and world class Supply Chain and facilities support. Employees in the Technology and Manufacturing Group are part of a worldwide network of design, development, manufacturing, and assembly/test facilities, all focused on utilizing the power of Moore’s Law to bring smart, connected devices to every person on Earth

Other Locations

US, California, Santa Clara

Posting Statement

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, religious creed, sex, national origin, ancestry, age, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, military and veteran status, marital status, pregnancy, gender, gender expression, gender identity, sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by local law, regulation, or ordinance....

Position of Trust

This role is a Position of Trust. Should you accept this position, you must consent to and pass an extended Background Investigation, which includes (subject to country law), extended education, SEC sanctions, and additional criminal and civil checks. For internals, this investigation may or may not be completed prior to starting the position. For additional questions, please contact your Recruiter....