Job Opening: Associate Engineer (Semiconductor Mask Layout)


  • Perform photo mask layout
  • Support engineering plans
  • Evaluate and document product flows and unit processes
  • Support continuous process improvement
  • Maintain accurate documentation of wafer/lot processing
  • Interface with customers and all levels of management
  • Support day-to-day operations and equipment maintenance
  • Maintain a safe work environment
    (may include housekeeping, labeling, and proper disposal of waste)


  • Required: BS degree in Engineering, Technology, Physical Sciences or
    equivalent education with a GPA minimum of 3.0
  • Understanding of semiconductor processes

Personal Skills

  • Team-oriented outlook; works well in collaborative team environment
  • Likes working in both Team and Individual roles
  • Clear, concise verbal and written skills
  • Understand and communicate effectively with Management, Engineering, Vendors, Customers
  • Able to evaluate and resolve problems
  • Strong customer service skills
  • Able to take on a leadership role
  • Flexible; willing to learn and grow in a startup environment
  • Reliability in attendance and work quality a must
  • Commitment to quality output
  • Able to expand roles/responsibilities

Technical Skills

  • Good data analysis/statistical skills
  • Quick learner
  • Good understanding of statistical process control principles and application
  • Knowledge of project planning, design of experiment, and scheduling
  • Able to generate reports and present orally at meetings
  • Able to use Microsoft Office

Physical Requirements/Restrictions

Must be able to:

  • Stand for long periods of time
  • Lift 2-35 lbs. lot boxes
  • Walk long distances
  • Wear cleanroom attire, including protective eye gear

Other Requirements

  • Must be able to work flexible hours based on company needs

Job Location

Morrisville, North Carolina

For company description, benefits package, and application instructions see the Careers Page