• Process Technician-NY

    Job Locations US-NY-Albany
    Requisition ID
    Category (Portal Searching)
  • Job Description

    How would you like to be a part of starting up the world’s largest, most state-of-the-art, automotive-qualified SiC wafer fab?


    We’re looking for passionate top-performers to join us at our fab facilities in New York as we qualify toolsets and design a 480,000 square-foot fab with over 100,000 square-feet of clean room space.  If you want to be a pioneer with one of the most pivotal technologies of our time, Silicon Carbide, then you’re looking in the right place. 


    This position will be based out of Albany, NY but will relocate to Marcy, NY in 2021/2022. 


    What can Cree Wolfspeed do for you?

    • Optimize your potential in a highly visible role in a $1+ billion company, with great opportunities for career development and progression (ground floor of a $1billion factory) Automated fab
    • Work on industry leading technology in a rapidly growing semiconductor products company
    • Make a difference at a company committed to making the world a better place with its products and environmentally sustainable business practices 


    What can you do for Cree Wolfspeed?

    • Process sustaining support in an automated semiconductor production environment. This will include, but not be limited to, tool qualifications, process monitoring through SPC, troubleshooting and reacting to process issues, dispositioning material, microscope inspections and many other tasks as requested by the Engineering team.
    • Area of concentration could be any of the following: Photolithography, Etch, Metal deposition, Diffusion, Wet Processing, Implantation and backend processing.
    • Work collaboratively to achieve quarterly set yield and cycle time goals.
    • Work closely with Engineering team to develop and qualify new processes and new tool sets. This will include characterizing, documenting and possibly presenting data based around design of experiments (DOE).
    • Report and document process issues and equipment malfunctions. Take corrective action and interact with Process Engineers & Equipment Maintenance to identify and resolve non-conformance process and equipment operations.
    • Assist in creating new procedures and refining existing ones.
    • Assist in maintaining reticle inventory system.
    • Assist Engineering team in any areas as needed with regards to process, test, data, etc.
    • Handle material depositions and work to resolve any lot issues that may arise.

    What you need for success:

    • Associate degree in Electronics Engineer Technology (EET) or Mechanical Engineering Technology (MET). Will also consider a degree in a relevant technical field or equivalent experience within a semiconductor environment. 
    • Understanding of and ability to handle structured problem solving 5Y and 8Ds
    • Ability to conduct multiple tasks.
    • MS Word, MS Excel, and MS Access experience.
    • Strong written and oral communication skills.
    • Strong mechanical and electrical aptitude. 


    • Experience with automated systems
    • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite
    • At least 1 year of semiconductor manufacturing experience.
    • Work effectively and take initiative with minimal continuous direct supervision.
    • Handle multiple priorities in a fast-paced manufacturing environment. 
    • Adaptable in order to handle sudden changes in daily priorities.
    • Proficient in reading and understanding technical documents

    This role may require additional duties and/or assignments as designated by management.


    At Cree | Wolfspeed, we’ve spent more than 30 years developing industry firsts as a leader in wide bandgap semiconductor technology. Not familiar with all of our products? That is because we are a part of the invisible revolution; if we do our job right you will never know we were there. Our products make impossible possible like our LEDs that power cities to our Silicon Carbide (SiC) and Gallium Nitride (GaN) components that power electric vehicles, solar energy, telecommunications and industrial, military and aerospace solutions.


    We believe in enabling the world to do more with less. That’s why we encourage each other to think unconventionally, take ownership and solve real problems. Interested in a career at Cree | Wolfspeed? We want to meet you. Submit your application now.


    We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.


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