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Software Engineer (C# Software control applications for robotic wafer handling)

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?



MicroSense a KLA Company is comprised of four primary businesses – wafer geometry metrology systems, magneto-optical Kerr effect (MOKE) tools for state-of-the-art magnetic measurement, precision capacitive sensors, and vibrating sample magnetometers.  MicroSense serves a host of industries including semiconductor manufacturing, data storage, machine tool, solar, automotive and high brightness LED. MicroSense provides customer value and security, through extensive business experience, financial strength, world-wide support, and technical leadership. MicroSense was acquired by KLA Corporation in February 2019.  WWW.Microsense.net



Design and develop real-time software control applications for robotic wafer handling and wafer metrology measurement systems.

Develop C# code in a .NET/MySQL  environment integrating robotics, motion control, data acquisition and system UI. 

Work closely with the software development team, algorithm and system engineers.

Develop and maintain new methods for source control and build processes.

Develop regression test methodologies. 

Occasional travel to customer fabs for factory automation integration.



Proficiency in C#, .NET, Visual Studio, MySQL, WPF, GIT, Windows, Linux 

Ability to work in a cross functional team with system engineers, algorithm engineers, field service engineers across multiple geographic locations. 

Prior experience with Semicondutor equipment or Semiconductor fabrication a plus.

Prior experience with system automation and hardware integration a plus. 


Minimum Qualifications

Doctorate (Academic)ORMaster's Level Degree with at least 2 years of experience.ORBachelor's Level Degree with at least 3 years of experience.

Equal Employment Opportunity

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