Thermo Fisher Scientific Engineer Applications (FIB) in Hillsboro, Oregon

Job Description

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The Applications Engineer is responsible for providing technical expertise in the support of Thermo Fisher’s (Formerly FEI) electronics customers. This customer focused position is ideal for an experienced technologist wanting to be involved with a dynamic team and exposed to a constant variety of customer application areas.

Responsibilities:

  • Develop new techniques and applications for Thermo Fisher’s (Formerly FEI) partners and customers, particularly those in the Semiconductor marketplace.

  • Deliver Best Practice Document customized to customer-specific processes, write production recipes and run qualification experiments to drive the use of Thermo Fisher’s tools in production.

  • Cultivate positive customer relationships and acting as a high level customer interface for specific instrument/applications issues.

  • Provide customer and field application support and applications training for newly developed applications.

  • Provide continuous feedback to the product groups on system performance, features, and potential problems while collaborating with marketing/development groups on future product developments.

  • Troubleshoot and report software and hardware issues and escalate as necessary.

  • Provide feedback to engineering on system performance, features and problems.

  • Recommend and advise on direction for potential applications consistent with customer requirements and technical feasibility.

  • Provide technical support to SSD, R&D, Manufacturing, Customer Service and other departments as required.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • MS or PhD in physics, chemistry, materials science, or related field.

  • Knowledge and recent hands-on experience with Focus Ion Beam Mills, (FIB) is required.

  • High level understanding of semiconductor device processing, statistical process control, device physics and failure analysis techniques.

  • Requires approximately 5+ years’ experience in a relevant commercial/research/production establishment with recent experience utilizing Microscopy technology in sample preparation.

  • Excellent, enthusiastic, clear communication skills, both written and verbal, with a diverse audience are critical to the success of this position.

  • Excellent customer interfacing skills a must.

  • Proven ability to interact with cross - functional and cross - cultural teams.

  • Frequent traveling and ability to travel both domestically internationally, possession of a valid passport.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with process development and manufacturing process technology in target markets and applications (i.e., Semiconductor, MEMS, Data Storage).

  • Experience with operation of capital equipment or related tools used for Yield Enhancement, Defect or Root Cause Analysis, Metrology and related applications.

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