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 .
Defect classification and Tool operation, examines wafers to make a determination of defects. Must have the ability to sit, stand or walk for 10+ hours per day.
• Adaptability: Adapts to changing business needs, conditions and work responsibilities
• Teamwork: Fosters cooperation and commitment within a team to achieve goals and deliverables. Participates and encourages transparent information sharing amongst team members.
• Customer Focus: Dedicated to meeting and surpassing expectations and requirements of internal and external customers.
• Decision Making: Makes timely, informed decisions that take into account facts, goals, constraints, and risks.
• Breakthrough Thinking: Develops fresh ideas that provide solutions to all types of workplace challenges.
Specific Job Duties
• Candidate will classify defects seen in the production affecting yield.
• Normally receives general instructions on daily tasks, detailed instructions on new projects or assignments.
• Receives direction from higher level Specialists and/or Supervisors to prioritize daily tasks.
• Load FOUPs on tool using AMHS auto process.
• System pulls wafer sample and scans onto monitor screen for visual inspection of wafer.
• Defects are identified with the assistance of a catalog containing 250+ defects examples.
• Defects found are entered into the Simax system.
• Expected to average 2500+ defects per day with a minimum accuracy of 97%.
Education, Training, Certification(s) and Minimum years of experience required:
4 years of high school or equivalent.
• 0 - 4 years of related experience.
• Must have basic understanding of tools, processes, systems in assigned job function, and reports generated by systems, while working toward expert understanding.
• Detailed Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) are followed to routine stain, ion mill, and etch samples.
Work Hour Expectations:
CWW, A-Shift (7am-7pm Sun-Tue, Alternate Wed).