Wafer Fab Equipment Engineer - entry level
Maxim Integrated
Beaverton, OR

About $69,000 - $95,000 a year

Maxim Integrated is a highly successful, $2.3 billion company. With offices and manufacturing sites around the world, we design award-winning semiconductors that make the world more integrated. We also know that it’s our people who make us a great company. So we reward bold thinking, teamwork, personal growth, and community involvement. Want to make a difference and be challenged every day? Join us at Maxim Integrated. With analog integration, the possibilities are endless.

Maxim is seeking entry level engineers to provide support to wafer fab manufacturing through optimizing the performance of process equipment for analog/mixed-signal silicon device fabrication at our factory in Beaverton, Oregon.

Typical responsibilities include:
Troubleshooting process equipment failures
Optimizing equipment to match process performance across tools and maximize output.
Qualifying new equipment, new raw materials, and new consumable parts
Developing and monitoring process and equipment measurements to improve quality
Designing, prototyping, and deploying equipment upgrades
Root cause investigation of discrepant material and implementation of yield improvement programs
Developing improvements to manufacturing processes and modifications to production process flows to improve yield, quality, cost, and cycle time
Analyzing cycle time and equipment availability/utilization metrics
Writing operating and equipment maintenance specifications
Partnering with manufacturing operations to continuously improve factory performance
Minimum Qualifications
Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Materials Science, Chemical Engineering, Physics, Applied Physics, or related field of study.
Minimum GPA of 3.5 for undergraduate and graduate-level coursework.

Maxim is an equal opportunity employer and gives consideration for employment to qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.
Preferred Qualifications
Experience with maintaining and upgrading processing or laboratory equipment
Experience with robotics, motors, PCB troubleshooting and/or design, vacuum systems, pneumatic systems, PLC programming
Demonstrated history of strong mechanical aptitude
Superb computer and math skills, including statistics
Proficient with Visual Basic, Python, Java or similar programming language
Able to communicate with audience at any technical level
Demonstrated leadership skills and ability to productively engage with individuals from a range of backgrounds.
Adaptable, detail-oriented, practical thinker, and problem solver who is a quick learner
Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously
Self-starter with a strong worth ethic who will thrive in a dynamic 24/7 operation
Percentage of Travel 0% - 10%
Relocation Assistance Available Yes
Visa Sponsorship Available Yes
Removal Date 11/13/2019