Microchip Technology Inc. is a leading provider of embedded control applications. Our product portfolio comprises general purpose and specialized 8-bit, 16-bit, and 32-bit microcontrollers, 32-bit microprocessors, field-programmable gate array (FPGA) products, a broad spectrum of high-performance linear, mixed-signal, power management, thermal management, radio frequency (RF), timing, safety, security, wired connectivity and wireless connectivity devices, as well as serial Electrically Erasable Programmable Read Only Memory (EEPROM), Serial Flash memories, Parallel Flash memories, and serial Static Random Access Memory (SRAM). We also license Flash-IP solutions that are incorporated in a broad range of products.
At Microchip Technology employees are our greatest strength! In order to attract and retain the best talent, we provide a work environment that promotes flexibility, which we believe naturally leads to teamwork, creativity and pride in work. The Company benefits from productive employees who take ownership of their jobs; and the employees benefit from being able to enjoy their personal lives. Microchip Technology’s beautiful Oregon campus is seeking a qualified, motivated and creative Etch Process Engineer to help the Process Engineering Department at Microchip's Fab-4 manufacturing facility in Gresham, OR.
Duties (include but are not limited to):
Improve product yield by evaluating and implementing process improvements.
Reduce wafer manufacturing cost by qualifying and implementing cost-saving process changes.
Write and optimize equipment recipes for wafer processing.
Perform qualification tests on new equipment to increase manufacturing output.
Design and analyze experiments to qualify new production tools and process technologies.
Review statistical process control (SPC) results for process variability and capability.
Troubleshoot and problem solve wafer poor yield or scrap issues.
Implement preventive procedures to avoid wafer poor yield or scrap.
Work as a team with fellow employees to improve the efficiency of the manufacturing process.
Write equipment process specifications and reports.
You must possess minimum qualifications to be initially considered for this position.
BS/MS degree in Chemical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Physics, Materials or equivalent.
Proficiency in written and oral communication.
Co-op / Intern experience desired.
May need to attend work related meetings or perform tasks on unscheduled days.
Critical Physical Requirements:
Able to lift 20 lbs; push, pull approx. 50 lbs; carry 20 lbs; sit 60%; stand 20%; walk 20%; must be able to perform activities that include climbing, bending at waist, stooping, kneeling, crouching, reaching, crawling, handling, feeling, hearing, talking, seeing. Work environment could include slippery surfaces, noise or vibrations, mechanical hazards, electrical hazards, fumes or odors
Please submit your application online at careers.microchip.com.
This is classified as a safety sensitive position.
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