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Senior Device Yield/Defect Engineer

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Job Details
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Company Name
ON Semiconductor
Physical Address

South Portland, ME 04116
Job Description

ON Semiconductor’s Manufacturing site in South Portland, Maine is seeking an experienced Yield & Defect Engineer who will join a team of process, device and equipment engineers working in a dynamic and challenging semiconductor manufacturing environment. This position’s focus will be to improve defect density and quality on CMOS, BiCMOS, and BCDMOS processes.

By working cross-functionally with unit process modules and other members of South Portland’s engineering team, the hired individual will be able to ensure that the site’s tool and process-based defectivity is driven down to exceed fab defect density reduction goals. These goals will be exceeded through development, deployment, and continuous evaluation of current processes.

Day to Day Responsibilities:

The successful candidate will have the opportunity to:

+ Work cross-functionally with multidisciplinary teams to drive defect density and quality improvements

+ Develop defect reduction initiatives and action plans

+ Deploy monitoring strategies to optimize defect control procedures, including detection and cycle time

+ Support defect analysis, evaluation, and reporting

+ Drive deployment and qualification of dark field and bright field tools

+ Manage installation, training, and integration of inspection tool and software upgrades

+ Mentor and train defect technicians

The Must Haves:

+ 3-5 years’ experience in semiconductor defect reduction field

+ Bachelor’s in Electrical Engineering, Chemical Engineering/Chemistry, Physics, or related discipline

+ A successful track record of being self-motivated and driven to complete projects in an individual and team environment

What Will Put you Ahead:

+ Experience with AIT1, ComPlus 3T, Tencor 7×00, August NSX95/100, G2 SEM, KLA2139 tools

+ Experience working with Klarity defect database and analysis software

+ Experience in semiconductor fab processing

+ Six-sigma training (black or green belt), and/or lean manufacturing certification

+ Exceptional communication and interaction skills with ability to influence and lead cross-functional initiatives

+ Strong organizational skills

+ Demonstrated ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously and react to shifting priorities to meet business needs, deadlines and commitments

ON Semiconductor (Nasdaq: ON) is driving energy efficient innovations, empowering customers to reduce global energy use. The company is a leading supplier of semiconductor-based solutions, offering a comprehensive portfolio of energy efficient power and signal management, logic, standard and custom devices. The company’s products help engineers solve their unique design challenges in automotive, communications, computing, consumer, industrial, medical and military/aerospace applications. ON Semiconductor operates a responsive, reliable, world-class supply chain and quality program, and a network of manufacturing facilities, sales offices and design centers in key markets throughout North America, Europe and the Asia Pacific regions.

ON Semiconductor is an equal opportunity employer. The Company maintains policies and practices that are designed to prevent discrimination or harassment against any qualified applicant or employee to the extent prohibited by federal, state and local laws and regulations. By way of example, discrimination on the basis of race, ethnicity, color, religion, ancestry, national origin, citizenship, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), age, marital status, sexual orientation physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information (including test results), status as a Vietnam-era or special disabled veteran, uniform service member status, political affiliation, union membership, gender identity or gender expression, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law is prohibited.

Job: Engineering

Title: Senior Device Yield/Defect Engineer

Location: ME-South Portland

Requisition ID: 2003181

ON Semiconductor is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and prohibits discrimination on the basis of age, race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, citizenship, protected veteran status, disability status, or any other federal, state or local protected classes. ON is committed to providing equal employment opportunity to qualified individuals, regardless of protect class status.

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