Full Job Description
Samsung Austin Semiconductor is one of the most advanced semiconductor manufacturing facilities in the world and an integral part of Central Texas for more than 26 years, driving job generation, economic impact and engagement with the surrounding community.
Samsung Austin Semiconductor serves a global customer base with broad semiconductor process technology offerings that impact everyday life including mobile, graphic, consumer, networking/high performance computing, Internet of Things, RF and automotive. Through successful collaborations with foundry customers and a continuous drive to develop the most cutting-edge technologies, Samsung Austin Semiconductor has become a major player in the foundry market. Samsung Austin Semiconductor’s technology portfolio ranges from 65nm to 28nm using planar transistor technology to the more advanced 14nm 3D FinFet technology.
With more than 3,300 employees, 2.45 million square feet of floor space, and more than 600+ acres in land holdings, Samsung Austin Semiconductor’s economic impact in 2021 generated $6.3 billion into Austin’s economy through salaries and other expenditures. Plus, that same year, its parent company, Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd announced a $17 billion investment to boost semiconductor production capacity at a new site in Taylor, Texas. This is in addition to the $18 billion invested in Samsung Austin Semiconductor’s Austin, Texas campus, since 1996 - making it one of the largest direct foreign investments in United States history.
Samsung Austin Semiconductor is a premier and growing employer who provides a great place to work, is committed to environmental stewardship and being a good corporate citizen. Our employees are the key to our success and we invest in our people with competitive compensation & benefit packages, career development opportunities and programs that enhance physical, emotional and intellectual well-being. Our employees work at various locations throughout Central Texas including the main plant on East Parmer Lane in northeast Austin, a satellite office near Pflugerville and the construction site in Taylor, Texas. Learn more at www.samsung.com/us/sas
Role and Responsibilities
Identify causes of systematic and random yield loss, drive to root cause, and implement countermeasures using data analysis methods and process knowledge.
Analyze bulk data sets, to find causes for yield trends and yield value changes.
Work with database and SQL servers to improve and refine data sets for analysis.
Track the impact of process improvements and incidents and predict the impact to yield.
Evaluate process changes using statistical analysis methods for effectiveness and risk.
Improve systems, documentation and procedures.
Drive projects and cross-functional teams for yield improvement or methodology improvement.
Work days and hours: 1st shift, Mon-Fri, 8am -5pm.
Skills and Qualifications
BS Degree in Engineering (EE, ChE, MatSci, MicroE,) or Science (Physics).
3+ years experience in yield analysis or process integration. Semiconductor process engineering experience or similar may also be considered.
Must have experience using data mining techniques and history investigation to determine the cause of low yield from single point fliers and excursions.
Expert in SPC, DOE, Statistical Analysis.
Familiar with Project Management techniques.
Expert in Excel, PowerPoint, and various statistics programs (i.e. JMP, Spotfire).
Strong written and verbal presentation and communication skills.
Programming and/or scripting experience is a plus (Python, R, JMP, VB, Java ).
Samsung Electronics America, Inc. and its subsidiaries are committed to employing a diverse workforce, and provide Equal Employment Opportunity for all individuals regardless of race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a protected veteran, genetic information, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or any other characteristic protected by law.