Engineer I-Process
Microchip Technology
Gresham, OR

About $66,000 - $96,000 a year

Company Description
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.

Job Description
Microchip is seeking an entry level Process Engineer to join the Technology Development team at our Fab 4 manufacturing facility in Gresham, Oregon. This individual will be actively engaged in process development for Semiconductor IC Manufacturing. Under the mentoring of a senior engineer, the individual will manage process module development, characterization, qualification and integration of the modules into a new process flow.

A successful candidate will have the following attributes:
Solid knowledge in statistics and design of experiments
Excellent troubleshooting and problem-solving skills
Excellent written and oral communication skills
Job Requirements
MS or PhD in Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Physics or Material Science.
Some knowledge of solid-state physics and/or semiconductor manufacturing required.
Internship and/or lab experience preferred.

Critical Physical Requirements:
Able to lift approx. 25lbs, push and pull approx. 60lbs; carry 15lbs; sit 50%; stand 30%; walk 20%; must be able to perform activities that include climbing, bending at waist, stooping, kneeling, crouching, reaching, crawling, handling, feeling, hearing, talking, seeing.

This is classified as a safety sensitive position.

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