KLA Careers

Manufacturing Design Engineer

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?


KLA has manufacturing sites across the globe, including Belgium, China, Germany, Israel, Singapore and Milpitas (CA).  The Global Operations (GOPS) team, comprised of Manufacturing, Supply Chain Management, Manufacturing Engineering, Installation, and Quality, is responsible for manufacturing our leading-edge technology.  We partner with our world-wide supply base and our design engineering teams to bring new products to market.  The GOPS team is continuously working to build our products Better, Faster, Cheaper.


In this position you'd be responsible to develop, address, maintain and support complicated aspects associated with prolonging the service and useable life of KLA legacy tools.

You will be challenged by multidisciplinary Engineering work covering Systems, Optics, Mechanic and Electronics issues requiring creative thinking, perseverance and broad understanding in multiple engineering fields.


  1. BSc in Electrical Engineering from an authorized academic institution. Practical Engineering degrees would be considered.
  2. minimum 3-4 years of experience in Analog and Digital Electronics
  3. Auto-didact
  4. Problem solving and creative thinking.
  5. Reverse engineering capabilities
  6. Multi disciplinary and system approach
  7. Familiarity and experience in PC based systems.
  8. Slef contained. Independent and resourcefulness.