Process Principal Engineer

Date: Jul 24, 2022

Location: Newbury Park, CA, US

Company: Skyworks


If you are looking for a challenging and exciting career in the world of technology, then look no further. Skyworks is an innovator of high performance analog semiconductors whose solutions are powering the wireless networking revolution. At Skyworks, you will find a fast-paced environment with a strong focus on global collaboration, minimal layers of management and the freedom to make meaningful contributions in a setting that encourages creativity and out-of-the-box thinking.  Our work culture values diversity, social responsibility, open communication, mutual trust and respect.  We are excited about the opportunity to work with you and glad you want to be part of a team of talented individuals who together can change the way the world communicates.

Requisition ID: 66013 


Job Description



The Photolithography Process Engineer will be responsible for sustaining the production processes and tools for Newbury Park’s 24 x 7 operations. Having wide-ranging experience uses professional concepts and company objectives to resolve complex issues in creative and effective ways. Works on complex issues where analysis of situations or data requires an in-depth evaluation of variable factors. Always exercises good judgment in selecting methods, techniques and evaluation criteria for obtaining desired results. Must be able to work in fast-paced operations with the ability to handle several challenges at the same time, have excellent organizational, project management and people skills. Determines methods and procedures on new assignments and provides guidance to other personnel. 


Educational/Job Requirements:

BS or Equivalent Years of Experience, MS preferred
8 years of experience
Intimate hands on knowledge and experience with semiconductor wafer fabrication processes and tools in photolithography
Process sustaining expertise in a wafer manufacturing environment
Process characterization and optimization using DOE methodology
Statistical Process Control
Outstanding communication skills (verbal, interpersonal, written)
Excellent problem solving and analytical skills
Must be a strong team player, detail oriented, and perform well under pressure
Knowledge of M/PCpS and FMEA desired

Skill Requirements:

Microsoft Office
Manufacturing Execution System (e.g., PROMIS, Native PROMIS)
Quality system Software (e.g., QSI)
Statistical software (e.g., SPC, Encore, Jump, SQC, Data Power)
Process Control Plan (PCP)
Knowledge of photolithography and photo chemistry using positive and negative tones
PROLITH simulation software
Working knowledge of DNS and TEL photoresist track systems
Working knowledge of Canon steppers and CD SEMs
Problem Solving & Continuous Improvement (e.g., Six Sigma, 8D, DOE)
Measurement system Analysis (e.g., Gage Study)





Skyworks is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Nearest Major Market: Ventura
Nearest Secondary Market: Oxnard

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