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Staff Engineer, Equipment Engineering

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Location: San Jose, CA, United States 
Req ID: 9000001054


Western Digital is looking for a dynamic Metrology Equipment Engineer to join the engineering team!


Area of Responsibility:


This Candidate will be Fully Responsible to Support e-Beam tools, both at our Fremont site & San Jose site, like Hitachi CDSEMs & AMAT Verity SEM tools. This will include regular Preventive Maintenance, Troubleshooting and Timely Repairs of all these toolsets in order to keep High Uptime for these tools and meet Production Targets/weekly moves.

  • Additionally, this candidate will be responsible for supporting Optical CDs (OCDs), and Optical Reflectometers & Ellipsometers for Thin Film measurements, both at our Fremont & San Jose sites. This will include Regular Preventive Maintenance of all these toolsets. 


  • At least 8+ years of hands-on experience in Troubleshooting, Repair, and Maintenance of e-Beam & UHV Metrology toolsets, such as: CDSEMs, AUDITSEMs, etc. Hands on experience on Optical CD & Reflectometers/Ellipsometers is a Plus.

  • BS degree in Electronics/Electrical/Mechanical, or a related field. MS Preferred.
  • Ability to troubleshoot complex systems & subsystems down to component level. Ability to read and interpret schematics.
  • Good communication skills, both written and verbal. Able to work and interact with various wafer fab Production Modules and other Support groups within the company.
  • Overall, A responsible person and a team player. Willingness to learn and thrive in a cross-functional, cross-training, high volume manufacturing environment.