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Engineering Intern 3 (106962)

Date: Aug 28, 2018

Location: Fremont, CA, US, 94538

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Essential Functions and Duties          

Provide direct assistance and contributions in enabling, developing, and supporting activities in plasma modeling & diagnostics with existing and/or new modeling platforms in the Conductor Etch C&F group. Internship work is expected to enhance existing modeling capability and guide design activities for capacitively and inductively coupled plasma reactor operations.


Required Qualifications       

Prefer a candidate who is currently pursuing a Ph.D. in any one of following disciplines:
Chemical / Electrical Engineering, Computational Plasmas, Physics, Materials Science, Plasma Physics


Skills, Knowledge and Abilities

  • Expertise in computational plasmas, physics of RF sheath behavior, electromagnetics, plasma chemistry
  • Sound knowledge of plasma material processing, plasma physics and diagnostics
  • Proficiency in computational sciences, numerical methods, and optimization
  • Expertise in coding and GUI development: Fortran/C/C++, OpenMP/CUDA, Python/Matlab, Compilers
  • Ability to develop from scratch particle-in-cell charged particle and electron trajectory simulations
  • Knowledge and proficiency in HPEM/nonPDPsim plasma modeling platforms, their source code, problem setup and troubleshooting for ICP & CCP systems
  • Knowledge and experience in data science/machine learning also preferred but not required
  • Ability to quickly learn and master new software tools
  • MS-Powerpoint, MS-Word, MS-Excel, Origin, JMP and other data processing software
  • Strong communication, analysis, and presentation skills
  • High energy, self-motivated, quick study with flexibility
  • Ability to work in fast-paced, results-oriented, cross-functional and matrix-managed environment
  • Provide regular meetings, daily updates and internal presentations
  • Meet project deliverables and requirements on time


Internship is expected to be for 3-4 months but can be extended if needed

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