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Principal Engineer, Process Engineering

Location: Fremont, CA, United States 
Req ID: JR-0000041137


Looking for a self-motivated MFG Integration Engineer with process/integration experience in manufacturing or development environment in HDD/Head or semiconductor industry.


Job Description:

  • To introduce/implement new product to Manufacturing Line.
  • To create a new process routes to upgrade existing process/products.
  • To work with Program, Design or Development Engineering’s to qualify new product.
  • To work with Process/Equipment Engineering to qualify new process or equipment as main path or backup path.
  • To work with Failure Analysis, Yield teams to improve Line yield, Element yield and cycle time.
  • To work with QA team to assure spec, procedure, and outgoing product quality. 
  • To work with backend process team to improve performance of product and backend process yield.


  • M.S. or Ph.D. in physics, material science, chemistry, chemical engineering, or related fields.
  • Minimum 5 years hands-on experience in processing, integration, and characterization in HDD or semiconductor industry, or similar manufacturing organization.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills; strong interpersonal skills.
  • Excellent problem-solving, and analytical, presentation skills.
  • Require good project management, data mining/analysis/evaluation skills.
  • Proficient on computer programs, especially with Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint, JMP/SAS.
  • Prefer to have basic knowledge on engineering procedure such as Lean Mfg, Six Sigma, 8D, FMEA, MRR etc.