Base Pay Range: $57,700.00 - $98,100.00 Annually
Primary Location: USA-MI-Ann Arbor-KLA
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KLA is a global leader in diversified electronics for the semiconductor manufacturing ecosystem. Virtually every electronic device in the world is produced using our technologies. No laptop, smartphone, wearable device, voice-controlled gadget, flexible screen, VR device or smart car would have made it into your hands without us. KLA invents systems and solutions for the manufacturing of wafers and reticles, integrated circuits, packaging, printed circuit boards and flat panel displays. The innovative ideas and devices that are advancing humanity all begin with inspiration, research and development. KLA focuses more than average on innovation and we invest 15% of sales back into R&D. Our expert teams of physicists, engineers, data scientists and problem-solvers work together with the world’s leading technology providers to accelerate the delivery of tomorrow’s electronic devices. Life here is exciting and our teams thrive on tackling really hard problems. There is never a dull moment with us.
With over 40 years of semiconductor process control experience, chipmakers around the globe rely on KLA to ensure that their fabs ramp next-generation devices to volume production quickly and cost-effectively. Enabling the movement towards advanced chip design, KLA's Global Products Group (GPG), which is responsible for creating all of KLA’s metrology and inspection products, is looking for the best and the brightest research scientist, software engineers, application development engineers, and senior product technology process engineers. Central Engineering is KLA's largest engineering organization comprised of 9 Centers-of-Excellence (CoE) in various disciplines applied across all product groups in the company. These CoE include Handling & Automation, Precision Motion Control, Sensors & Image Acquisition, Platform Design, and Packaging Engineering, among others. Talent includes over 500 engineers across global centers in Israel, China, India, and the US. Each CoE contributes not just talent and deliverables per discipline toward product programs, but also subject matter expertise, best practices, roadmaps, specialized facilities, apparatus, models, and analytics. These differentiate KLA not only in WHAT we do, but also in HOW we do it.
Job Description/Preferred Qualifications
KLA's Global Products Group (GPG) is looking for creative research engineers and scientists to build next generation semiconductor inspection and metrology tools and products. Central Engineering is KLA's largest engineering organization comprised of nine Centers of Excellence in various subject areas applied across all product groups in the company. These centers include Handling & Automation, Precision Motion Control, Sensors & Image Acquisition, Platform Design, and Packaging Engineering, among others. Talent includes over 500 engineers across global centers in Israel, China, India, and the US. Each center supplies not just talent and experience to our product divisions, but also world-class research and development capability. These differentiate KLA not only in WHAT we do, but also in HOW we do it.
This position is for a mechatronics engineer to help design motion control systems used on KLA’s range of products. The successful candidates will:
- Specify, document, and procure components for mechatronic systems
- Develop concepts to meet structural and dynamic system requirements
- Design and build systems to monitor and measure products and processes
- Investigate the cost, schedule, and scope of potential design options
- Contribute to system-level performance discussions and design reviews
- Help with fixing and resolving customer issues
- Be able to work in a multi-discipline and multi-culture global organization
- Be flexible and adaptive
- Bachelor’s degree in mechanical, mechatronics, or related engineering field
- Experience with MATLAB/Simulink
- Experience designing mechanical hardware in CAD
- Excellent verbal and written communication skills
- Must be persistent, thoughtful, and a great teammate
- Expected travel with possible international not to exceed 10%
Bachelor's Level Degree and 0 years related work experienceThe company offers a total rewards package that is competitive and comprehensive including but not limited to the following: medical, dental, vision, life, and other voluntary benefits, 401(K) including company matching, employee stock purchase program (ESPP), student debt assistance, tuition reimbursement program, development and career growth opportunities and programs, financial planning benefits, wellness benefits including an employee assistance program (EAP), paid time off and paid company holidays, and family care and bonding leave.
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