Skip to main content

Foundry Interface Engineer

Foundry Interface Engineer

Santa Clara Valley (Cupertino),California,United States


+ You should have 10+ years of process integration experience working in an IDM or a Foundry processes.

+ Experience in integration modules such as Fin and STI formation, Spacer, Silicide, Stress Engineering, High-K Metal Gate, Lithography, Etch, CMP technologies

+ Experience with advance process technology preferably Fin Fet CMOS involving HKMG

+ Sound understanding of MOSFET device physics and scaling impact

+ Experience with process design rules, process assumptions

+ Experience in yield management of high volume production

+ Thorough understanding of wafer sort testing and analysis methods for typical Application Processor

+ Sound understanding of failure analysis techniques for root causing process, device issues

+ Excellent communication skills to work with internal teams and external suppliers

+ Domestic and International Travel is required


- Identification, diagnosis, and correction of characteristics of the FEOL or BEOL process or layout issues which limit product yield and performance - Design of experiments for FEOL and BEOL process module improvements - Define & drive statistical Yield, ET, Defect data analysis with foundries - Manage Foundry partners for timely execution of plans for process and performance improvements, process transfer and product ramp - Regular communication of the process, yield improvement and execution status to Apple management team - Work with GSMs, EPMs, OPMs for post ramp system qualifications You will go beyond the industry norm and demonstrate creativity in problem solving, ability to think dynamically and outside of standard convention, and adapt quickly to new technical areas. We promote innovation and new technology The people who work here have reinvented and defined entire industries with the Mac, iPhone, iPad, Apple TV, Apple Watch, AirPods, HomePod and a multitude of groundbreaking Accessories. We have done the same with services, including iTunes, the App Store, Apple Music, and Apple Pay. The same passion for innovation that goes into our products also applies to our practices — strengthening our commitment to leave the world better than we found it. You should join us to help deliver the next amazing Apple product.

**Education & Experience**

MS EE / PhD EE is required

**Additional Requirements**

**Apple Footer**

Apple is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to inclusion and diversity. We take affirmative action to ensure equal opportunity for all applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, Veteran status, or other legally protected characteristics. Learn more about your EEO rights as an applicant (Opens in a new window) .

Apple will not discriminate or retaliate against applicants who inquire about, disclose, or discuss their compensation or that of other applicants. United States Department of Labor. Learn more (Opens in a new window) .

Apple will consider for employment all qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with applicable law. If you’re applying for a position in San Francisco, review the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance guidelines (opens in a new window) applicable in your area.

Apple participates in the E-Verify program in certain locations as required by law. Learn more about the E-Verify program (Opens in a new window) .

Apple is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to applicants with physical and mental disabilities. Apple is a drug-free workplace. Reasonable Accommodation and Drug Free Workplace policy Learn more (Opens in a new window) .

Foundry Interface Engineer

Full time
Cupertino, CA

Published on 01/18/2022

Share this job now