Santa Clara, California

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.

Key Requirements

  • Metrology expert

  • Thorough in-depth understanding of customer technologies and critical gaps

  • Definition and implementation of metrology solutions addressing the gaps

  • Interface with customers regarding technical requirements, analyses, and schedules

  • Create & lead new methodologies in order to optimize system performance for specific applications

  • Complex problem-solving; ability to take a new perspective on existing solutions

  • Perform CnFs and qualification of new metrology approaches

  • Analyze, develop, and transfer new application capabilities within the system envelope to customer sites

  • Documentation of BKMs and procedures

  • Lead customer technical review meetings

  • Deliver training to new employees and target customers

  • Ability to work individually and in groups

  • Ability to explain difficult or sensitive information; build consensus around ideas/implementations


  • Must have at least 2 years of proven experience with operating SEM metrology systems in the semiconductor industry

  • Demonstrated capability to lead projects from kick-off till completion, with clear planning and periodic/final reporting

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: ~13,300 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.”



Bachelor's Degree




Years of Experience:

2 - 4 Years

Work Experience:

Additional Information


Yes, 20% 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.

Santa Clara, California

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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