Equipment Engineer / Equipment Engineering Technician – NR Consulting LLC – Redmond, WA

Responsibilities:

Equipment engineering related services that span the nanofabrication and post processing/packaging toolset including but not limited to lithography and patterning, cleaning, deposition, etch, metrology and simulation, adhesive dispensing, and chip mounting/bonding.:

Levels can be distinguished as Engineer 1, Tech 3, Tech 2, Tech 1

Engineer levels may own simple tools and related metrics, but overall metric goal setting and vendor relationship is owned by superior engineer

Perform preventative maintenance operations on equipment following SOPs and general equipment best practices

Perform basic clean room materials operations and logistics, as specified, including but not limited to handling of chemicals, gases, supplies.

Schedule maintenance activities with vendors

Conduct repair activities on equipment in collaboration with equipment engineering team, process engineering team and vendors as required

Document all repair and PM activity

Support root cause analysis of tool failures

Support log data for tool uptime and utilize metrics to drive continuous improvement for tool availability including MES

Attend shift turn-over meetings

Perform or support installation and upgrades of tools and systems

Train new team members as needed

Prepare and maintain SOPs

Work with facilities to support area maintenance and upkeep

Support workstation safety and cleanliness.

Skills

Minimum Qualifications:

Years of experience in Process Engineering

Implementation of SPC methods

Laser Characterization and Photonic Integrated Circuits

Experience with software tools: K-Layout, Synopsys, Python or similar

Candidates must have at least a bachelor’s degree in science or engineering, or equivalent experience combined with education in nano-/micro-fabrication and semiconductor processing

Preferred Skills:

Operate nanofabrication tools to support experiments and pilot runs according to workflow and project schedules

Manage the development of Automatic Test Equipment (ATE) from conception through implementation

ECP processes and can independently handle and develop and ECP processes improving current fab equipment performance

Conduct repair activities on equipment in collaboration with equipment engineering team, process engineering team and vendors as required

Document the results of all process work

Prepare and maintain SOPs

Train new team members as needed

Support process engineering, equipment engineering and field service staff for tool trouble shooting, introduction and modifications

Support movement of materials and material logistics and timely transactions of workflow

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