KLA-Tencor Careers

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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 ICOS Vision Systems division focuses on the backend of the line semiconductor industry providing fully automated tools to inspect and sort, finished integrated circuit packages.  For more than 15 years, ICOS has been a market leader with tray-to-tray and tray-to-tape inspection and sorting tools found in the production facilities of all major chipmakers in the world. Our market-leading technology and superior customer service requires strong talent in optics, machine control, algorithms and applications within our engineering teams.  The ICOS division headquarters are in Leuven, Belgium with additional engineering and manufacturing operations in Hong Kong and Shenzhen, China.


Field Application Engineer

As a member of the Marketing & Sales team, the field application engineer is responsible for providing technical applications support for the development and implementation of KLA-Tencor products in customer fabrication facilities. The job involves making presentations on all aspects of products and assisting the sales staff in assessing potential application of company products to meet customer needs.  Once the sales deal has been concluded, the field application engineer implements detailed customer installation plans and provides follow-up support.

Job content:

  • You are one of the specialists for our IC inspection products.
  • You are worldwide the speaking partner for technical issues related to our products, and assist the Application Engineers worldwide in supporting customers, always in close cooperation with the R&D department.
  • You analyze the technical feasibility of specific customer demands, you analyze samples and report in a clear way to customers
  • You have an important role in introducing new technological developments to customers and colleagues
  • You are responsible for training customers and local service engineers.
  • You provide pre and post-sales support

Candidate’s profile

  • You are a polyvalent engineer
  • Experience as a technical specialist in high technological products is an advantage but not a requirement.
  • You are dynamic and like to deal with people
  • You are a born problem solver, coping well with stress situations
  • You are fluent in English
  • You are prepared to travel to our customers all over the world.


Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Level Degree with at least 3 years of experience.   
  • Equivalent Combination of Education and Experience

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