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Job ID: 50905

Process Development Engineer
Our client is looking for a Process Development Engineer to join their team. The engineer will need high interpersonal skills to work with development engineers at the customer site and with the parent company. The engineer’s goal will be to develop and/or resolve newly developed process related issues. This position may require travel to support other customer site process issues, attend technical conferences, or additional training. 

Process Development Engineer Responsibilities 
Develops new or modified process formulations.
Defines processing or handling equipment requirements and specifications.
Reviews processing techniques and methods applied in the manufacture, fabrication, and evaluation of products. Involvement may begin at any step from pilot plant to full-scale manufacturing.
Coordinates design requirement review with appropriate engineering/scientific personnel to ensure compatibility of processing methods.
Compiles and evaluates test data to determine appropriate limits and variables for process or material specifications.
May conceive and plan projects involving definition and selection of new concepts, equipment automation technology, and approaches in the processing or development of new or improved processes.
Support new equipment and process development and implementation at customer development sites.
Represent position in user meetings to support equipment and process issues.
Provide trouble shooting recommendations, and hands-on support when necessary.
Review documentation to assure accuracy and suggest improvements.

Process Development Engineer Qualifications
Master’s degree in related core sciences such as Physics, Chemistry, Material Science, or Semiconductor Manufacturing or equivalent education and work experience.
4 years of experience in the field with thermal and/or plasma semiconductor equipment.

About VanderHouwen
VanderHouwen is an award-winning, Women-Owned, WBENC certified professional staffing firm. Founded in 1987, VanderHouwen has been successfully placing experienced professionals throughout the Pacific Northwest and nationwide.  Our recruitment teams are highly specialized in either Technology and IT, Engineering, or Accounting and Finance career markets. Our recruiters value building meaningful, professional relationships with each candidate as well as developing honed knowledge of companies' staffing needs and workplaces. Partner with us to land your next exciting career.

VanderHouwen is an Equal Opportunity Employer and participates in E-Verify. VanderHouwen does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, or any other characteristic protected by applicable local, state or federal civil rights laws.


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