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Technical Program/Project Manager

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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.


  • Coordinate all program resources and stakeholders for program flawless execution
  • Ensure that the products are delivered on-time, within scope and within budget
  • Develop a detailed project plan to track progress
  • Measure project performance using appropriate systems, tools and techniques
  • Coordinate all activities within mfg4.0 project (partners, suppliers, client, colleagues)
  • Perform risk management to minimize project risk
  • Detect new opportunities within the project
  • Present program status in executive reviews 


  • Position require a minimum of a BS Degree in technical areas
  • Proven track record of successfully leading complex programs in capital equipment industry
  • Strong interest & knowledge in the industrial sector
  • Good internal communication skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Experience  technologies and metrology is highly preferred
  • 20% travel