Process Development Engineer

Kissimmee, FL, USA Req #1031
Thursday, January 26, 2023
SkyWater is co-creating our employees’ careers the same way we co-create revolutionary computing technologies that enable developers to bring innovations to market. In our Minnesota headquarters and Florida location, employees work together to activate our vision to improve the world by revolutionizing technology realization.

Joining our US investor-owned team means contributing to commercialization of some of the most exciting technologies the world has ever seen including superconducting, 3D integrated circuits or computer chips, carbon nanotubes, photonic logic devices, Micro Electro-Mechanical Systems and other emerging device topologies. We manufacture products for aerospace and defense, medical, automotive, consumer and industrial markets, to name a few. Our customers include emerging leaders who rely on our Trusted intellectual property security and quality manufacturing services.  

SkyWater’s Values of Integrity, Excellence, Collaboration, Empowerment and Growth Mindset guide us to cultivate a learning environment and invest in developing the knowledge of highly skilled, dedicated employees. We provide them with a dynamic workplace, open communication and an opportunity to grow within the company. If you’re searching for a company where you can be a part of the next level of technology and truly make a difference, consider joining SkyWater today!
Position Summary: We are looking for a hardworking, and passionate experienced Process Development Engineer for our Florida Advanced Packaging site. In this role, you will lead, develop, and improve an overall integrated Advanced Packaging process flow. Excellent oral and written communication skills are required to communicate ideas with foundry customers, colleagues, and management.

  •  New process development/transfer/integration in a manufacturing environment.
  •  Develop or integrate robust manufacturable process recipes for Foundry customers in one or more of metal deposition, dielectric deposition, photo, etch, or CMP areas.
  • Process integration for MEMS/Photonic devices advanced packaging backend of line.
  • Utilize metrology tools to characterize process conditions and document results.
  • Investigate and drive integration changes for improved device performance and yield improvement.
  • Work with process and tool engineers to find processing marginalities and make improvements.
  • Routinely monitor selected in line and end of line SPC charts for trends or excursions that can be addressed by integration changes.
  • Monitor and improve electrical test parametrics.
  • Could develop into a Project Management position integrating Customer device requests. The job also requires performing other duties as assigned. Percentages of time spent on job duties are estimates and may vary for each position.
Required Qualifications:
Education: BS Engineering, MS/PhD preferred
 Experience and Skills:
  •  Fab processing tools knowledge/experience.
  • MEMS/Photonic device and integration knowledge with relevant combination of years of experience and/or advanced degree.
  • Knowledge of DOE, SPC, and 6-sigma concepts and applications.
  • Project Management skills and/or defined training a plus.
  • Clear problem-solving capability, data driven, inventive solution oriented and can articulate thought processes.
  • Can work both independently and in cross-functional teams for problem solving.

US Citizenship Required: This position will require the holding of or ability to obtain government security clearance which requires U.S Citizenship.

SkyWater has an exciting environment where the brightest semiconductor minds come together to achieve exceptional results. We offer competitive salary and financial benefits, such as, bonuses, life insurance, 401k match, and opportunities to buy SkyWater stock at a discounted rate. 
We provide benefits that promote a healthy life, such as, comprehensive benefits package including benefit eligibility day one, paid time off, paid holidays, an on-site fitness facility, an on-site, self-serve market and so much more! 

SkyWater is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Applicants for all job openings are welcome and will be considered without regard to age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, transgender status, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical condition, race, color, creed, religion, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability, genetic characteristics, medical conditions, family care or medical leave status, military service or status as a Protected Veteran, marital status, familial status, membership or activity in a local human rights commission, status with regard to public assistance, or any other basis protected by applicable federal, state or local laws (“Protected Characteristics”). SkyWater complies with all applicable federal, state and local laws concerning EEO/AA employment. SkyWater complies with federal and state disability laws and makes reasonable accommodations for applicants and employees with disabilities. If reasonable accommodation is needed to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and/or to receive other benefits and privileges of employment, please contact Human Resources at 952-851-5200 or

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  • Kissimmee, FL, USA