Technical Intern

Date Posted: 
Thursday, October 4, 2012

Position Level: 
Position Location: 
Milpitas, CA
Job Description: 

Job Title: Technical Intern for Advanced Development group in FaST division.
Location: Milpitas, CA
Duration: Summer CY2013 (Relocation Provided)


The intern will be a part of Advanced Development group of the Films and Scatterometry Division of KLA-Tencor. The Advanced Development team is working on future generation optical metrology technologies for critical dimension and film applications. The intern will be responsible for characterizing performance of OCD metrology tools and/or opto-mechanical sub-systems. Tasks may include: alignment and characterization of optical sub-assemblies, performing experiments to evaluate CD measurement performance and/or performance of particular sub-systems, performing root cause analysis of found issues and recommended course of action or design modifications, identifying noise sources and developing noise allocation budget, participating in design reviews


Candidates with strong and diverse background in physics, engineering, and metrology will be considered. Both modeling and experimental skills are of interest in the Advanced Development group. Familiarity with one or more of the following will be a big plus: (1) Matlab (2) Zemax (3) Optics. The candidate should have hands-on experience working with optical systems. Knowledge of semiconductor industry device scaling and technologies is desired but not required.


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