KLA Careers

Engr, Prod Development 2

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, 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?




Join a talent team of system, optical, mechanical, electrical, and software engineers to develop and sustain state of the art wafer inspection and metrology products. Job duties include but not limit to 1) develop metrology system and subsystem specifications, 2) system integration and characterization, 3) develop algorithms of interferometric data processing and image processing, 4) design, prototype and test the illumination, imaging and motion control systems, 5) vendor development and training, 6) document design, testing and diagnosis procedures, 7) release design to manufacturing and provide training, 8) support the production and field escalation.


MS or PhD in physics, applied physics, electrical / control engineering, optics, or related engineering fields; 2-5 years experience in optical or optoelectronics module or system design and characterization. This individual should have deep understanding on optoelectronics/ photonics device and system, familiar with tunable lasers and laser Illumination, detector, data acquisition and signal processing is a plus. Proficiency in Zemax, Matlab, JMP, LabView is highly desirable; This role requires a good combination of practical hands-on skills and system level thinking, capable to lead system design and tool integration; Strong written and verbal communications skills are needed for the interaction with different teams; The candidate will need to multitask, work independently, and be a motivated team member.

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