KLA Careers

Engr, Prod Development 3

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?




  • Responsible for supplier training and development for wafer inspection and metrology products;
  • Support technical sourcing of components, subsystems and systems;
  • Support and lead the early involvement with suppliers in technology and NPI programs, managing the sometimes conflicting technical and business challenges;
  • Support, lead, and manage the achievement of all business objectives, including technology and product requirements, cost reductions, product improvements, and problem resolutions.  


  • Position requires a minimum of a BS Degree in a technical engineering field or equivalent. Relevant industry experience in engineering or product development, as well as experience in manufacturing operations, supply chain, or procurement.
  • Require a technical understanding of wafer inspection and metrology products, commodities, and components; as well as an understanding of both our suppliers' and our own business and market trends.
  • Position requires solid technical, business, interpersonal, and negotiation skills.
  • Knowledge of product life cycle, ECO, and SAP systems are highly desirable;
  • PR or citizen, able to travel for field escalations. 

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