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Intel Staff Dry Etch TD Process Engineer in Santa Clara, California

Job Description

PTD Module Engineers are responsible for leading scientific research enabling manufacture of innovative device architectures coupled with the realization of these architectures. Designing, executing and analyzing experiments necessary to meet engineering specifications for their process. Participate in development of intellectual property. Development of the equipment necessary to exploit the understanding gained in research (in collaboration with equipment suppliers). Work effectively with the equipment supplier to identify shortcomings, propose and evaluate hardware modification to mitigate issues. Operate manufacturing line in order to integrate the many individual steps necessary for the manufacture of complex microprocessors. Insitu ramp to manufacturing volumes to demonstrate the technology meets requirements while simultaneously transferring the technology to counterparts in manufacturing via the Copy Exactly! Methodology. Install and qualify manufacturing capacity at the development site and audit installation/qualification and supervise first full loop at the production site. Must hold a PhD.



PhD degree (or MS) in Electrical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Material Science, Physics, Chemistry or an equivalent field. 5+ years of experience in semiconductor process and/or equipment development.

Strong understanding in transport phenomena, surface phenomena, reaction engineering, electromagnetics, atomic/molecular physics, principles of plasma dry etch processing, and plasma sources used in plasma etching.

Strong understanding of surface and analytical characterization techniques such as SEM, TEM, CDSEM, etc.

Additional Requirements:

Must have technical expertise within semiconductor processing engineering preferably in Memory process development for leading edge technology

Demonstrate experience with technical problem solving skills, with multitasking

Demonstrated experience working with external and internal partners, including leading edge semiconductor equipment and/or materials manufacturers.

A fast learner, able to adapt to the culture and the technology

Must be flexible in accommodating changing priorities and working hours to support business needs

Primary Location: Santa Clara

Inside this Business Group

Non-Volatile Solutions Memory Group: The Non-Volatile Memory Solutions Group is a worldwide organization that delivers NAND flash memory products for use in Solid State Drives (SSDs), portable memory storage devices, digital camera memory cards, and other devices. The group is responsible for NVM technology design and development, complete Solid State Drive (SSD) system hardware and firmware development, as well as wafer and SSD manufacturing.

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....