Advanced Technology Modeling Expert E3

Applied Materials

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Santa Clara, CA

Job Description

As posted by the hiring company

Job Overview:

Key Responsibilities

We are working on exciting projects, connecting materials to systems, to drive new innovations that enable a wide range of advanced Logic-Memory devices and technologies, and associated material and processes interactions. You can be part of this cutting-edge modeling and design team, where you will have the opportunity to model and simulate new technologies that answers the continuous demands for scaled devices, denser interconnects that significantly improves the system Power, Performance and Area.

Your primary responsibility will be developing various process and device models using Technology Computer-Aided Design (TCAD) to enable predictive analysis of emerging memory and future 2nm technologies (deep sub-submicron FET architectures, including nanowires and Finfet). You will also be developing calibration simulations and hardware correlations. You will be directly interacting with a talented and diverse multi-national team of AMAT technical staff to identify and address key issues to improve performance and scalability.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master’s or PhD degree in Electrical Engineering, Applied Physics or Material Sciences
  • Strong fundamental understanding of solid state device/semiconductor physics
  • Deep experience in process and device modeling (TCAD)
    • Sentaurus Process/Device/Interconnect
    • Sentaurus Process Explorer/Raphael
    • Sentaurus Topo
    • Silvaco’s Victory Process and Victory Device tools
  • Experience in advanced CMOS model development and calibration to hardware
  • Strong problem-solving abilities in interdisciplinary areas
  • Ability to present scientific and/or experimental results in a concise and convincing manner
  • Desire to stay up to date with industry challenges and recent advancements in transistor/interconnect technologies
  • Ability to work independently and in cross functional teams
  • Passionate and highly motivated to learn new things
  • Leadership skills is a plus
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

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Bachelor's Degree




Years of Experience:

4 - 7 Years

Work Experience:

Additional Information


Yes, 10% of the Time

Relocation Eligible:


Applied Materials is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, citizenship, ancestry, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, veteran or military status, or any other basis prohibited by law.