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R&D Electrical Engineer-CMOS (Experienced)

Albuquerque, NM
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The Microsystems, Science, Technology & Components Center is looking for experienced R&D engineers and scientists to work at the MESA fabrication facility developing unique technologies and leading pathfinder R&D projects in cutting edge fields that will shape the world\. In this role you will be responsible to develop new CMOS technologies in support of National Security and perform path finding R&D for a wide array of customers\.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

+ Develop and integrate new CMOS processes for unique technologies and R&D\.
+ Research new pathfinder science and engineering differentiating capability to invent new technology\.
+ Solve complex problems alongside world renown experts in many fields\.
+ Make expert recommendations about tools, capability and technology needed\.
+ Support semiconductor tools and processes that enable low\-volume production and R&D for multiple customers\.
+ Specify/order/install/characterize new process tools that enable the required capability\.


+ Requires a Bachelor's Degree in STEM and Masters Degree in an engineering, science, or physics discipline plus two or more years' experience\.
+ Experience in semiconductor fabrication processes such as photolithography, wet/dry etch, Ion Implantation, Yield, Integration, CMP, thin films deposition, Metals, Metrology, etc\. at an engineering level\.
+ Ability to obtain and maintain a DOE security clearance\.


+ PhD in Electrical/Chemical/Mechanical Engineering or Applied Science\.
+ Knowledge of design of experiments, SPC, and semiconductor physics is desired\.
+ Programming/data retrieval experience would be beneficial\.
+ Excellent interpersonal communications skills and ability to work well in a teaming environment to develop strong relationships\.
+ Ability to present data in a clear, concise way\.
+ Collaborative work ethic with detail oriented personality\.
+ Ability to perform CVD/PVD films\-related research with little supervision or guidance\.

Department Description:

Organization 5240 develops and maintains core semiconductor processing capabilities that enable our customers to build differentiating Microsystems products\.

Two unique facilities are co\-located within the 64,900 square foot MESAfab complex including \(1\) a 11,900 square foot Class 1 Silicon Fab for 6\-inch silicon wafer processing and \(2\) a 14,900 square foot Class 10/Class 100 MicroFab for compound semiconductor processing and silicon wafer post\-processing\.

99. The Silicon Fab has processing expertise in CMOS and MEMS technologies\. Over 150 equipment sets are maintained, supported and operated 24 hours per day, 5 days a week \(3 shifts\)\. Processing and maintenance expertise are staffed on all 3 shifts\. We offer unique prototyping capabilities and are capable of producing full flow production lots as well as performing flexible process development\.
99. The MicroFab has expertise in compound semiconductor processing\. All of the MicroFab equipment \(180 tools\) are maintained and supported by our in\-house maintenance and technical staff\. We are capable of producing highly customized, low\-volume production or prototyping devices and have flexible processing capabilities\.

As one of 3 operations departments in 5240, Org\. 5246 has primary responsibility for Thin Film Deposition, Implant, Metrology and Planning\.

About Sandia:

Sandia National Laboratories is the nations premier science and engineering lab for national security and technology innovation, with teams of specialists focused on cutting\-edge work in a broad array of areas\. Some of the main reasons we love our jobs:

+ Challenging work withamazingimpact that contributes to security, peace, and freedom worldwide
+ Extraordinary co\-workers
+ Some of the best tools, equipment, and research facilities in the world
+ Career advancement and enrichment opportunities
+ Flexible schedules, generous vacations,strongmedical and other benefits, competitive 401k, learning opportunities, relocation assistance and amenities aimed at creating a solid work/life balance\*

_World\-changing technologies\. Life\-changing careers\._ Learn more about Sandia at: http://www\.sandia\.gov

\*These benefits vary by job classification\.

Security Clearance:

Position requires a Department of Energy \(DOE\) granted Q\-level security clearance\.

Sandia is required by DOE directive to conduct a pre\-employment drug testing, and a pre\-employment background review that includes personal reference checks, law enforcement record and credit checks, and employment and education verifications\. Applicants for employment must be able to obtain and maintain a DOE Q\-level security clearance, which requires U\.S\. citizenship\.

Applicants offered employment with Sandia are subject to a federal background investigation to meet the requirements for access to classified information or matter if the duties of the position require a DOE security clearance\. Substance abuse or illegal drug use, falsification of information, criminal activity, serious misconduct or other indicators of untrustworthiness can cause a clearance to be denied or terminated by the DOE, rendering the inability to perform the duties assigned and resulting in termination of employment\.

EEO Statement:

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status\.


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