Senior Engineer, Process Engineering - Global Support - 200mm Operations - Etch

Posted 07 November 2022
Job type Permanent
Discipline Electrical & Electronics Engineering

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


GlobalFoundries Fab 9, the world leader in RF semiconductor manufacturing in Essex Junction, VT, is seeking a Semiconductor Process Engineer. The individual selected for this position will be based in our Singapore facility and part of the Fab 9 Vermont Manufacturing Engineering organization.   

This is a unique opportunity for a team member in Singapore to provide support to the Fab 9 US-based team, assisting and driving continuous improvement of 200mm semiconductor manufacturing processes.  This team member based in Singapore will directly support Fab 9 manufacturing engineering, and drive collaboration of methods and processes between the two 200mm Fabs.  The position will be dayshift in Singapore (nightshift in the US).  It requires training and hands-on learning in the Singapore 200mm facility with some US visits to Fab 9 to learn about Fab 9-unique processes and to improve team cohesiveness. 

Your Job:

  • Serve as the module focal point for our in-Fab nightshift team. 

  • Handle escalations from the in-Fab team of SPC/FDC signals, taking proper product containment and disposition actions, as needed. 

  • Establish, manage, and improve the sector quality control plan and OCAP procedures, using best known 200mm methods. 

  • Lead technical structured problem solving and define tactical next steps for the on-site team for equipment downs; must be able to deconstruct and understand complex systems. 

  • Assemble Process Change Review Board and/or Material Review Board data and content, as needed, in support of our quality processes, collaborating with GLOBALFOUNDRIES integration, equipment and quality engineering. 

  • Design and analyze experiments to screen and optimize manufacturing processes to meet technology (performance, yield, and reliability) and manufacturing (process stability, cost of ownership) targets. 

  • Ability to marry both the equipment and process sides of issues, focusing on delivering the right results on product. 

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

Required Qualifications:

  • Degree/Master/PhD in Engineering (Electrical / Electronics / Chemical / Microelectronics), Sciences (Physics / Chemistry) and Material Science

  • At least 4 years holding a process engineer role in semiconductor industry.

  • Candidates with no experience will be considered

  • Proven ability to identify, assess and solve problems

  • Strong SPC knowledge(Statistical Process Control)  

  • Experienced in high volume production environment

  • Knowledge of process engineering software systems and MES system( Manufacturing Execution Systems)

  • Multiple open positions

  • Work location : Woodlands

  • ~5% travel may be required, 1-2 US trips per year.

Preferred Qualifications:  

  • Prior experience in foundry or similar industry background will be an added advantage 

  • Excellent analytical and math skills

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

  • Fast learner and able to work with people from different region/background

  • Strong attention to detail

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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