Thin Film Process Engineer

Qorvo   •  

Richardson, TX

Industry: Technology


5 - 7 years

Posted 195 days ago

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Job ID:  0007221  Description:


Qorvo is an E-Verify employer.


Site:  TX - Richardson
Business Title:  Thin Film Process Engineer
Shift:  CWW-Swing-10%



This position will have scheduled work hours from 2pm-11pm on a shifted work schedule covering a Saturday or Sunday to support development and sustaining of processes in a BAW/GaAs/GaN semiconductor fabrication facility


  • Primary responsibility will be fab process sustaining in Thin Film area which covers lot disposition, process/tool problem troubleshooting, yield enhancement program supporting, cost reduction, and cycle time improvement
  • The other responsibilities include new tool qualification for manufacturing capacity ramp and robust PVD/CVD/Plating process development for the new product qualificationsupport through the use of advanced metrology tools and various failure analysis methodologies


  • Bachelor's degree or above in Materials Science, Chemical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Chemistry, Physics, or related field required
  • 5+ years of experience
  • This will be an entry level position but semiconductor device processing background and knowledge in semiconductor thin film area is preferred (PVD, CVD, Plating and other thin film processing)
  • Good teaming, communication, cross functional problem solving, and statistical skills are required
  • Proficiency is expected in design of experiments, statistical process control and database query and analysis
  • In depth knowledge of fab metrology equipment for thin film material characterization and plating bath chemistry analysis is a plus
  • The ideal candidate will be a self-starter that is capable of integrating diverse process and characterization data in root cause investigation of yield issues
  • Job function requires support of a manufacturing facility operating 24 hours a day, 7 days a week
  • This position will focus on supporting night shift fab process which demands large amounts of time working in a cleanroom environment
  • Some lifting and standing will be required