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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?


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The Wafer Inspection group in KLA SW India Pvt limited is seeking an Applications Engineer to be based in our Chennai, India office.

Responsible for supporting KLA's wafer inspection and review  review products includes,

-Characterization of new systems and features.  This includes designing and conducting experiments, collecting data, publishing results and recommendations in the form of applications notes, best known methods or characterization studies and transferring product knowledge to KLA’s worldwide Field Applications team.

-Work closely with many organizations including engineering, sales and marketing within KLA and with customer engineers outside KLA.

-Worldwide travel (upto 70%) is required to support review products at customer fabs.


Must have Master's Level Degree or Ph.D. in Engineering, Physics, Material Science, or related fields with <1 year of experience. Must have excellent communication, organizational, analytical, leadership, and interpersonal skill.
Must also be self-driven, yet a strong team player.
Background in IC processing/Semiconductor equipment is a plus.
Must be desiring to travel up to 75% on short notice and enjoy working in other cultures.