Offers “Merckgroup”

Expires soon Merckgroup

Mechanical Engineer

  • San Jose, USA

Job description

A career with EMD Electronics is an ongoing journey of discovery: our 60,300 people are shaping how the world lives, works and plays through next generation advancements in Healthcare, Life Science and Electronics. For more than 350 years and across the world we have passionately pursued our curiosity to find novel and vibrant ways of enhancing the lives of others. EMD Electronics is a business of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany. 

Everything we do in EMD Electronics is to help us deliver on our purpose of being the company behind the companies, advancing digital living. We are dedicated to being the trusted supplier of high-tech materials, services and specialty chemicals for the electronics, automotive and cosmetics industries. We foster a global collaborative organization made up of individuals who have the passion to win, obsess about the customer, are relentlessly curious and act with urgency. Together, we push the boundaries of science to make more possible for our customers. 


Your Role:

Intermolecular is the partner for developing materials and process solutions for some of the most exciting aspects of semiconductor innovation. Our work is enabled by our unique toolset that allows us to screen materials and process combinations quickly, efficiently and with high confidence. The current toolsets are deposition tools (ALD, PVD), metrology tools (physical and electrical characterization) and wet processing tools (wet etch cleans). These toolsets are used in San Jose as well in EMD Electronics’ application labs around the world.


We are seeking a Mechanical Engineer who will be a key member of an Engineering group. The successful candidate will be responsible for:


·  Following established engineering procedures and specifications to create and modify mechanical drawings using 2D and 3D CAD drafting applications, primarily Solid-works and Draft sight.
·  Select and define materials and tolerancing to meet specification, improve manufacturability, and / or reduce cost.
·  Work from redlined drawings or verbal instructions.
·  Generate ECO’s and BOM’s.
·  Perform evaluation and (re-)design of new or existing designs for performance, manufacturability, serviceability
·  Generate all required layout, drawings, and documents associated with the design
·  Develop and implement test plans to ensure design intent is properly realized
·  Solve equipment performance issues using best-in-class problem-solving methods
·  Plan project requirements and specifications; prepare and present project status reports


Minimum Qualifications:

·  Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering with 3+ years of experience OR
·  Master’s degree in Mechanical Engineering with 1+ years of experience


Preferred Qualifications:

·  Equipment experience in a semiconductor environment
·  Experience on tool monitoring and interdiction software, and equipment maintenance and documentation
·  Working knowledge of semiconductor manufacturing, and SPC techniques. Experienced with semiconductor cleanroom protocol and behaviors.
·  Strong verbal and written communication skills
·  Demonstrated strong analytical, critical thinking and problem-solving skills
·  Ability to work in teams and collaborate effectively with people in different functions
·  Ability to take the initiative and strive for results
·  Strong time management skills that enable on-time project delivery
·  Ability to work effectively in an interrupt-driven, fast-paced and rapidly changing environment
·  Demonstrated ability to build strong, influential relationships



What we offer : We are curious minds that come from a broad range of backgrounds, perspectives, and life experiences.
We celebrate all dimensions of diversity. We believe that it drives excellence, innovation, and human progress. We care about our customers, patients, and our rich mix of people. This diversity strengthens our ability to lead in science and technology.
We are committed to creating access and opportunities for all and empower you to fulfil your ambitions. Our diverse businesses offer various career moves to seek new horizons.
Join us in building a culture of inclusion and belonging that impacts millions and empowers everyone to bring their curiosity to life!


If you would like to know more about what diversity, equity, and inclusion means to us, please visit


If you are a resident of Colorado or New York City, you are eligible to receive additional information about the compensation and benefits, which we will provide upon request. You may contact 855 444 5678 from 8:00am to 5:30pm ET Monday through Friday, for assistance


The Company is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. No employee or applicant for employment will be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, disability, military or veteran status, genetic information, gender identity, transgender status, marital status, or any other classification protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.  This policy of Equal Employment Opportunity applies to all policies and programs relating to recruitment and hiring, promotion, compensation, benefits, discipline, termination, and all other terms and conditions of employment. Any applicant or employee who believes they have been discriminated against by the Company or anyone acting on behalf of the Company must report any concerns to their Human Resources Business Partner, Legal, or Compliance immediately. The Company will not retaliate against any individual because they made a good faith report of discrimination.


As an employee of the Company, you will be required to comply with all of the Company’s COVID-19 safety protocols and policies. The organization has currently suspended enforcement of its COVID-19 Vaccination Policy, but that policy may be reinstated by the Company in its discretion.

Job Requisition ID:  257240

Location:  San Jose

Career Level:  D - Professional (4-9 years)

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