Engineer - Technology & Development
East Fishkill, NY

About $67,000 - $87,000 a year

Summary of Role :
GLOBAL FOUNDRIES Fab 10 is seeking a highly motivated& versatile Optical Interconnect Unit Process Engineer in Hopewell Junction, New York. The main responsibility of this position is to develop leading edge & novel optical fiber interconnects for Si Photonics technologies using state-of-the art automated tooling platforms and to evaluate interconnect performance using sophisticated optical characterization instruments. The scope of activities cover developing material, process and tooling refinements by working closely with the larger technical GLOBALFOUDNRIES team and with external vendors to advance the state-of-the-art of the optical interconnect technology.

Essential Responsibilities :
Process development concentrating on driving advancements in optical interconnect technology by working with the key technical experts within GLOBALFOUNDRIES Advanced Si Packaging Development team to assess new optical materials, fibers & related components and tooling enhancements to achieve industry leading optical performance

Develop deep expertise in the processes, materials and tooling leveraging available characterization resources. Drive mechanistic understanding of failure modes

Drive optical interconnect schemes to continuously improve yields and to reduce cycle-time & costs. Generate IP related to novel interconnect techniques.

Execute program plans as related to optical interconnects to enable early product prototyping and qualification

Perform all activities in a safe and responsible manner and support all Environmental, Health, Safety & Security requirements and programs

Required Qualifications :
Education - BSc in Mechanical Engineering or Material Science
Experience - Demonstrated relevant technical experience
Travel – 10%
Fluent in English

Preferred Qualifications:
Experience in optical interconnect technology
Experience in micro-motion automated tooling

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An offer of employment with GLOBALFOUNDRIES is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background check and drug screen, as applicable and subject to applicable laws and regulations.

GLOBALFOUNDRIES is fully committed to equal opportunity in the workplace and believes that cultural diversity within the company enhances its business potential. GLOBALFOUNDRIES goal of excellence in business necessitates the attraction and retention of highly qualified people. Artificial barriers and stereotypic biases detract from this objective and may be illegally discriminatory.

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