KLA-Tencor Careers

Test Engineer

Company Overview

Calling the adventurers ready to join a company that's pushing the limits of nanotechnology to keep the digital revolution rolling. At KLA-Tencor, we're making technology advancements that are bigger—and tinier—than the world has ever seen.

Who are we?  We research, develop, and manufacture the world's most advanced inspection and measurement equipment for the semiconductor and nanoelectronics industries. We enable the digital age by pushing the boundaries of technology, creating tools capable of finding defects smaller than a wavelength of visible light. We create smarter processes so that technology leaders can manufacture high-performance chips—the kind in that phone in your pocket, the tablet on your desk and nearly every electronic device you own—faster and better. We're passionate about creating solutions that drive progress and help people do what wouldn't be possible without us.  The future is calling. Will you answer?


The RAPID division is the world leading provider of reticle inspection solutions for the semiconductor industry. The company provides inspection solutions to both the mask shops and the semiconductor fabs to ensure that lithography yields are consistently high thus enabling cost-effective manufacturing.


Set-up, calibrate, test and troubleshoot systems, components, instruments, opto-mechanical assemblies, and/or vacuum systems.

Operate advanced systems with lasers, vacuum and plasma components .

Test and report results of test of circuits through the complete column.

Design and test automation software/hardware for platform operation. Prepare tests and diagnostic programs; gather, prepare and present performance data; complete specifications and procedures for new products. Provide feedback to design engineers to improve design of optical assemblies, mechanical assemblies or modify test with engineering change to product. Aid design engineers with test fixture approvals by testing production optical assemblies, mechanical assemblies or boards prior to official release to production.


Preferred Qualifications

Associates, Bachelors, or experience may include: 1)Instrumentation, analog/digital circuits, power supplies, electro-mechanical assemblies; 2) Laboratory test equipment design, development, verification and operation;  3) Computer-based test, measurement & automation; LabVIEW software development;  4) Test plans development for hardware/software, data acquisition, analysis & presentation;  5) UHV Vacuum and plasma systems.

Minimum Qualifications

Position requires a Bachelors degree in Electronics Engineering, Physics, or related field, followed by five years of progressive work experience in job offered or five years of progressive, post-baccalaureate work experience in an engineering -related occupation.


Equal Employment Opportunity 

 KLA-Tencor is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Equal Employment Opportunity

KLA-Tencor is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, or any other characteristics protected by applicable law.

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