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Foundry Technology Customer Lead

Hillsboro, Oregon Job ID JR0236188 Job Category Engineering Work Mode Hybrid Experience Level Experienced
Job Description

Join Intel and build a better tomorrow. Intel is in the midst of an exciting transformation, with a vision to create and extend computing technology to connect and enrich the lives of every person on Earth. So join us, and help us create the next generation of technologies that will shape the future for decades to come.

As the world's largest chip manufacturer, and a global leader in innovation and new technology, Intel strives to make every facet of semiconductor manufacturing state of the art from semiconductor process development and manufacturing, through yield improvement to packaging, final test and optimization, and world class Supply Chain and facilities support.

Employees in the Technology Development and Manufacturing Group are part of a worldwide network of design, development, manufacturing, and assembly/test facilities, all focused on utilizing the power of Moore's Law to bring smart, connected devices to every person on Earth. We foster a collaborative, supportive, and exciting environment where the brightest minds in the world come together to achieve exceptional results. We give you opportunities to transform technology and create a better future, by delivering products that touch the lives of every person on earth.

The Logic Technology Development (LTD) organization delivers the latest process technology innovations to drive Intel's amazing product roadmap. To maintain the Fast and Furious pace of technology, Intel must continue to install the latest generation of equipment into our development factories.

As the Foundry Technology Customer Lead your job responsibilities will be but not limited to:

  • Serve as the primary Intel process expert and main interface between Intel Logic Technology Development (LTD), the Intel Foundry Services (IFS) business unit, and external foundry customers to drive timely process/design solutions and ensure we achieve leadership foundry products on Intel's advanced manufacturing technologies.

  • Provide regular communication and report outs on foundry process development progress and product health to Intel senior management and external customers.

  • Support product development on all foundry silicon technology aspects from process definition, wafer costs, IP and product design execution, process modeling and design rules, mask tape out, through silicon manufacturing.

  • Own and manage LTD's response to customer requests and issues for process technology, manufacturing and volume ramp.

  • Coordinate and manage all LTD customer technology deliverables, maintain and track process program and product Plan of Record and represent plans in internal execution planning.

  • Support customer process technology documentation and training for design and test execution.

  • Engage in New Product Introduction (NPI) execution, wafer lot progress, skew handling, device performance, yield, and reliability and variability investigation for customer designs.

  • Work with Process Integration, Device, and Yield teams to assess and monitor process compliance to customer technology maturity metrics spanning fab process yield, electrical performance, and physical silicon structure CpKs (process capability index) through development and into High Volume Manufacturing (HVM).

  • Work with central TD factory teams to set product yield and performance commits, lot throughput time commits, fab wafer capacity and manufacturing long-range planning, and lot starts for foundry test chips and products.

  • Collaborate with Process Integration, Device, and Design Enablement teams to ensure the highest-quality Process Design Kit (PDK) technology collaterals and support design usage. May include examination of fab metrology, E-test, and yield process data, silicon-to-simulation comparison against variability targets, design rule and layout effect assessments, design rule waiver reviews, and product parametric correlation.

  • Collaborate with Yield, Device, and product engineering central teams to drive improvement changes to product design and process to achieve optimum product yield and performance and support silicon test/debug.

  • Define and drive foundry customer service best practices, IP/data management and systems, and improvements to fab and development operational systems and methodologies.

An ideal candidate should be willing to demonstrate the below behavioral traits:

  • Exceptional communication and presentation skills of complex concepts, solutions, and strategic initiatives.

  • Awareness of semiconductor process history and future roadmaps, Integrated Circuit electronics product markets, and key product indicator trends and benchmarks.

  • Organizational, planning, and program management skills for large complex engineering development project.

What we offer:

  • We give you opportunities to transform technology and create a better future, by delivering products that touch the lives of every person on earth.

  • As a global leader in innovation and new technology, we foster a collaborative, supportive, and exciting environment where the brightest minds in the world come together to achieve exceptional results.

  • We offer a competitive salary and financial benefits such as bonuses, life and disability insurance, opportunities to buy Intel stock at a discounted rate, and Intel stock awards (eligibility at the discretion of Intel Corporation).

  • We provide benefits that promote a healthy, enjoyable life: excellent medical plans, wellness programs, and amenities, time off, recreational activities, discounts on various products and services, and much more creative perks that make Intel a Great Place to Work.

  • We're constantly working on making a more connected and intelligent future, and we need your help. Change tomorrow. Start today.

We offer a total compensation package that ranks among the best in the industry. It consists of competitive pay, bonuses, and benefit programs. Find more information about our Amazing Benefits here: https://www.intel.com/content/www/us/en/jobs/benefits.html


Qualifications

You must possess the below minimum qualifications to be initially considered for this position. Preferred qualifications are in addition to the minimum requirements and are considered a plus factor in identifying top candidates.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Candidate must have a PhD Degree in Electrical Engineering, Materials Science, Manufacturing, Industrial Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Physics, or related field with 8+ years of semiconductor industry experience OR Master's Degree in Electrical Engineering, Materials Science, Manufacturing, Industrial Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Physics, or related field with 11+ years of semiconductor industry experience OR a Bachelor's Degree in Electrical Engineering, Materials Science, Manufacturing, Industrial Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Physics, or related field with 12+ years of semiconductor industry experience.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 1+ years of Semiconductor foundry experience; should include wafer foundry manufacturing and fabless product development.

-1+ years of industrial experience in at least one of the following technical areas:

  • Semiconductor process integration, device physics, logic, architecture and integration, and interconnect development on leading edge technology nodes.

  • IC wafer fabrication process engineering, manufacturing systems, semiconductor materials, and wafer test (e.g. fabrication areas may include photolithography and advanced patterning, thin film deposition, planarization, defect metrology or spectroscopy).

  • Experience of foundry customer interface and owning foundry.

  • New Product Introduction (NPI) activities and trouble-shooting tape-out issues.

  • Experience interpreting product data including inline, e-test and SORT data, finding failure root cause and inline indicator and driving for solutions. Knowledge on inline inspection method, electrical test structures and SORT programs.

  • Process Design Kit (PDK) silicon model target generation and use, silicon-to-simulation correlation, and test structure design, device modeling, and electrical characterization.


Inside this Business Group
As the world's largest chip manufacturer, Intel strives to make every facet of semiconductor manufacturing state-of-the-art -- from semiconductor process development and manufacturing, through yield improvement to packaging, final test and optimization, and world class Supply Chain and facilities support.  Employees in the Technology Development and Manufacturing Group are part of a worldwide network of design, development, manufacturing, and assembly/test facilities, all focused on utilizing the power of Moore’s Law to bring smart, connected devices to every person on Earth.


Covid Statement
Intel strongly encourages employees to be vaccinated against COVID-19. Intel aligns to federal, state, and local laws and as a contractor to the U.S. Government is subject to government mandates that may be issued. Intel policies for COVID-19 including guidance about testing and vaccination are subject to change over time.

Posting Statement
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, religious creed, sex, national origin, ancestry, age, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, military and veteran status, marital status, pregnancy, gender, gender expression, gender identity, sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by local law, regulation, or ordinance.
Benefits
We offer a total compensation package that ranks among the best in the industry. It consists of competitive pay, stock, bonuses, and benefit programs. Find more information about our Amazing Benefits here: https://www.intel.com/content/www/us/en/jobs/benefits.html

Working Model
This role will be eligible for our hybrid work model which allows employees to split their time between working on-site at their assigned Intel site and off-site. In certain circumstances the work model may change to accommodate business needs.
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