Austin, Texas

  • Job Description

    Applied Materials is the leader in materials engineering solutions to produce virtually every new chip and advanced display in the world. Our expertise in modifying materials at atomic levels and on an industrial scale enables customers to transform possibilities into reality. Our innovations make possible™ the technology shaping the future. To achieve this, we employ some of the best, brightest, and most talented people in the world who work together as part of a winning team.  

    While virtually every nationality, culture, and background are currently represented within Applied Materials, we strive for a more robust Culture of Inclusion (COI) and diversity. Leveraging our COI vision helps drive innovation, build organizational capabilities, create equal opportunities for everyone, and achieve our company’s definition of Winning.

    We are actively recruiting a Metrology Ops and Customer Quality Engineer in Austin, TX!

    Key Responsibilities

    • Develops and applies quality standards in accordance with company and customer requirements. Develops and conducts related tests.
    • Designs and implements methods and procedures for inspecting, testing, and evaluating the precision and accuracy of products and/ or production equipment.
    • Develops methods and parameters, project methodology and/ or project proposals.
    • Develops and uses procedures.  Prepares documentation for inspection/ testing procedures. Recommends corrective action for procedural, product, or process deficiencies.
    • Analyze operational data; Develop and implement recommendations.  Participates in and may lead audits. 
    • Evaluates work methods, procedures and policies. Tracks progress of qualification status, reviews reliability test results, determines disposition of non-compliant products, reviews and releases qualification packs 
    • Utilizes drawings, specifications, industry standards, and sketches, adapting inspection measuring devices and procedures when necessary. Read and interpret technical drawings and specification requirements.
    • Reduces qualification cycle time and cost while still meeting quality performance requirements. 

    Preferred Qualifications:

    • Knowledge of Metrology Practices and CMM Calypso Experience
    • Knowledge of GD&T and Hand Tools for Metrology – Surface Plates, Pin Gages, Calipers, Micrometers, etc.
    • Experience on Zeiss CMM Calypso Programming
    • Experience on Mitutoyo Automated Optical Inspection (optional)
    • Knowledge of Precision Machining, Secondary Processes, Coatings, Platings, etc. – is desirable (optional)

    Company Facts: 

    • Ticker: Nasdaq: AMAT 
    • Fiscal 2020 Revenue: $17.2 billion 
    • Fiscal 2020 R&D: $2.2 billion 
    • Founded: November 10, 1967 
    • Headquarters: Santa Clara, California 
    • Global Presence: 93 locations in 17 countries 
    • Manufacturing: China, Germany, Israel, Italy, Singapore, Taiwan, United States 
    • Employees: ~24,000 worldwide 
    • Patents: ~14,300 issued 

    “Applied Materials closed fiscal 2020 with record quarterly performance as demand for our semiconductor systems and services remains very strong,” said Gary Dickerson, president and CEO. “Our future opportunities have never looked better and, as powerful technology trends take shape, we are uniquely positioned to accelerate our customers’ roadmaps and outperform our markets.”

    Applied Materials is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to diversity in its workforce.


Knowledge of Metrology Practices and CMM Calypso Experience



Technical Diploma




Years of Experience:

7 - 10 Years

Work Experience:

Additional Information


Yes, 10% of the Time

Relocation Eligible:


Applied Materials is committed to diversity in its workforce including Equal Employment Opportunity for Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans and Individuals with Disabilities.

Austin, Texas

A global leader in the nanomanufacturing technology solutions for the electronics industry, Applied Materials is built on the strength of talented people. We offer a wide variety of job opportunities for experienced professionals and recent college students/graduates that will capitalize on your current skills while broadening your experience and engaging you in a dynamic, fast-changing industry.

Here, you will work in community to achieve a common goal and encounter exciting new challenges every day. Our company is continually evolving: implementing innovations to make semiconductors more portable, powerful, and affordable than ever before.

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