Jireh Semiconductor - Equipment Engineer (Etch) in Hillsboro, OR

$80K - $100K(Ladders Estimates)

Alpha and Omega Semiconductor   •  

Hillsboro, OR 97123

Industry: Telecommunications & Hardware


Less than 5 years

Posted 55 days ago


The Equipment Engineer (Etch) is responsible for the maintenance systems and overall tool performance on assigned equipment in a fast paced manufacturing environment. They support wafer fab production by meeting and exceeding tool availability and quality objectives.


  • Manage resources and maintenance activities to provide optimum manufacturing support on area equipment
  • Provide effective project management for tool installations and qualification
  • Develop written maintenance procedures for assigned equipment
  • Drive hard down and atypical tool recovery efforts
  • Drive continuous improvements in tool performance, safety, quality, and cost control
  • Track and report availability, particle trends, maintenance success, and similar metrics for assigned equipment
  • May supervise activities of area technicians as needed
  • Assist other team members as required to meet production goals


Regularly requires sitting or standing and moving about the facility. Exposure to shop elements such as noise, dust, fumes and odors.


  • BS or MS degree in a relevant, technical Engineering field
  • Minimum of 1 years engineering experience in semiconductor manufacturing equipment


  • Experience with any of the following semiconductor manufacturing tools is highly desired:
  • - AMAT P5000 and Centura Etchers
  • - LAM Rainbow, 4400, 4500, 9600, or Alliance Etchers
  • - Semitool Magnum
  • - Gasonics Ashers
  • - Ulvac Ashers
  • - TEL Unity Etchers
  • Experience with a variety of metrology tools, especially KLA-Tencor is a plus
  • Installation/operation experience on industry standard 200mm equipment
  • Familiarity with SPC, FMEA, and standard engineering practices
  • Strong communication and team building skills
  • Ability to prepare and present reports of technical nature
  • Strong technical capability


Alpha and Omega Semiconductor (AOS) is committed to excellence in design, manufacturing, and responsiveness to our customers through the continued development of new technologies, products and innovative solutions. We bring to the market devices designed to benefit our customers by meeting their product specific needs. Our mission is to bring value to our customers, shareholders and employees.

Valid Through: 2019-10-17