Process Engineer - Surface Acoustic Wave Device Fabrication

RTN 2 (Raytheon IDMS)
Andover, MA 01810
About Us:

At Raytheon Missiles & Defense, you have the opportunity to try new things and make a bigger difference across a broader end-to-end solution, a richer technology and product set, an expanded range of disciplines, a growing global footprint and a more diverse team of colleagues and customers.

Job Summary:

An opportunity exists at Raytheon Missiles & Defense (RMD) for a Process Engineer to join our surface acoustic wave (SAW) wafer fabrication team in the Advanced Microelectronics Solutions (AMS) Department.

As a member of the AMS Department, the individual will be responsible for all aspects of device fabrication for products in the SAW wafer fab. The ideal candidate will have a broad understanding of microelectronics processing techniques such as deposition, etch, photolithography, and wafer-level packaging with expertise in one or more of these areas.

Responsibilities to Anticipate:

  • Engineering support and training for manufacturing personnel, review of process data trends, and failure analysis of yield drivers, all with a goal of reducing rework and scrap and increasing efficiency in the process line.
  • Identifying yield and process improvement opportunities, gathering sponsorship and team resources, and driving teams to continuous improvement.
  • Presence on the manufacturing floor is essential for quick resolution of issues, and reaction time to prevent interruption to customer commitments
  • Large degree of multitasking with attention to detail while managing priorities depending on the nature of the problems and the commitments to customers or other program leads.
  • The ability to work well in small, cross-functional teams is essential.

This position can be a salary grade P2 or P3 based on the candidate's qualifications as they relate to the skills, experience and responsibility requirements for the position.

Qualifications You Must Have
  • Bachelors in Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics (STEM)
  • A minimum of two years of related work experience
  • Experience in semiconductor processing techniques including contact lithography, dry etch/milling, metal evaporation, bonding, laser trim, and dicing
  • Ability to troubleshoot a diverse set of fabrication equipment in addition to establishing equipment qualification and preventative maintenance procedures
  • Proficient in statistical process control and lean manufacturing methods (e.g., Six Sigma)
  • The ability to obtain and maintain a US security clearance. U.S. citizenship is required as only U.S. citizens are eligible for a security clearance

Qualifications We Value:
  • MS or Ph.D. in Engineering (such as chemical, materials science, electrical) or Science (such as physics, chemistry) with a focus on semiconductors
  • Understanding of Surface Acoustic Wave device design and performance
  • Broad knowledge related to semiconductor processing and data analysis
  • Experience with quality standards and audits
  • Ability to lead and coordinate technical projects with diverse and cross-functional teams

What We Offer:

Whether youre just starting out on your career journey or are an experienced professional, we offer a robust total rewards package that goes above and beyond with compensation; healthcare, wellness, retirement and work/life benefits; career development and recognition programs. Some of the superior benefits we offer include parental (including paternal) leave, flexible work schedules, achievement awards, educational assistance and child/adult backup care.

Clearance Information: This position requires the eligibility to obtain a security clearance. Non-US citizens may not be eligible to obtain a security clearance. The Defense Industrial Security Clearance Office (DISCO), an agency of the Department of Defense, handles and adjudicates the security clearance process. More information about Security Clearances can be found on the US Department of State government website here:



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Andover, MA 01810

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