Principal Engineer Integration & Yield

Posted 07 November 2022
Job type Permanent

Company's Benefits

  • Paid Parental Leave

    Paid Parental Leave

  • Return to Work Policy

    Return to Work Policy

  • Flexible Working Arrangements

    Flexible Working Arrangements

  • Mentorship Program

    Mentorship Program

  • Breastfeeding Rooms

    Breastfeeding Rooms

  • Sponsorship Program

    Sponsorship Program

  • Leadership Development Program

    Leadership Development Program

  • Coaching Program

    Coaching Program

  • Raise Numbers Of Women In Leadership

    Raise Numbers Of Women In Leadership

  • Internal Women's Networking Group

    Internal Women's Networking Group

  • Equal Pay Initiatives

    Equal Pay Initiatives

Job Description


GLOBALFOUNDRIES is a leading full-service semiconductor foundry providing a uniquecombination of design, development, and fabrication services to some of the world’s mostinspired technology companies. With a global manufacturing footprint spanning three continents, GLOBALFOUNDRIES makes possible the technologies and systems that transform industries and give customers the power to shape their markets. For more information, visit

To formulate and drive process improvement plan based on systematic analysis of inline/ET/yield data to meet quality and yield targets.

Your Job:

  • To own processes and manage independently on process/inline/ET/yield issues to meet line yield/sort yield/ET target performance.

  • To execute systematic process transfers from TD or Process Integration group for mass production and thereby maintain or improve process robustness and manufacturability.

  • To identify and prioritize key process weaknesses for baseline continuous improvement to yield/quality/productivity and cost.

  • To work closely with module process/equipment engineers to formulate and implement robust technical improvement solutions.

  • To use statistical knowledge (e.g. DOE, ANOVA, SPC) and systematic problem-solving techniques (e.g. 8D, 5 Whys) to determine root causes for sort yield and ETEST OOC as well as developing containment/corrective/preventive action plans.

  • To work closely with Yield Defect Density/Modules engineers to swiftly contain high DD and inline excursions and find root causes and provide working solutions.

  • Maintain and fine-tune existing process technologies for baseline improvement and support continuous yield enhancement

  • Provide full support and deliver excellence to meet and exceed customer requirement

  • Responsible for wafer quality to conform to product requirements and have the authority to stop shipment and stop production to correct quality problems

  • Perform all activities in a safe and responsible manner and support all Environmental, Health, Safety & Security requirements and programs

Required Qualifications: 

  • PHD/Masters/Degree in Microelectronics/Electrical/Electronic Engineering or Science in Physics/Chemistry/Material Science or related field

  • At least 2 years relevant experience in semiconductor manufacturing and yield improvement.

  • Fluent in English Language – written & verbal 

Preferred Qualifications:     

  • Good interpersonal and effective communication skills

  • Good presentation skills with strong problem-solving skill

  • Able to perform under a fast paced and challenging environment

  • Strong understanding of device physics and SPC will be an added advantage

GlobalFoundries is an equal opportunity employer, cultivating a diverse and inclusive workforce. We believe having a multicultural workplace enhances productivity, efficiency and innovation whilst our employees feel truly respected, valued and heard.

As an affirmative employer, all qualified applicants are considered for employment regardless of age, ethnicity, marital status, citizenship, race, religion, political affiliation, gender, sexual orientation and medical and/or physical abilities.

All offers of employment with GlobalFoundries are conditioned upon the successful completion of background checks, medical screenings as applicable and subject to the respective local laws and regulations.

To ensure that we maintain a safe and healthy workplace for our GlobalFoundries employees, please note that offered candidates who have applied for jobs in Singapore will have to be fully vaccinated prior to their targeted start date. For new hires, the appointment is contingent upon the provision of a copy of their COVID-19 vaccination document, subject to any written request for medical or religious accommodation.

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