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Sr Engineer, TCAD

Location: San Jose, California
Job Category: Engineering - Hardware

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Senior Engineer

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Samsung has the risk taking corporate culture, strategic R&D investments and global know-how to imagine, develop and market products that lead the industry. Samsung’s Device Lab located in San Jose, CA is looking for a world-class engineer who shares our “Innovation through passion” philosophy and thrive in a fast-pace, results-driven environment. The candidate will contribute to developing the next generation atomistic process simulator applicable to the next generation logic and memory devices


·         Develop theoretical models and perform simulations necessary to study the various physical phenomena in the fabrication of next generation logic and memory devices.

·         Find the optimal process condition through the simulation study.

·         Work as a part of a global team focused on quality, reliability and performance.

·         Identify and implement best practices for quality and efficiency.


Minimum Qualifications

·         4+ years of code-development experience in atomistic approaches such as Density Functional Theory, classical/quantum molecular dynamics, and kinetic Monte Carlo method.

·         In-depth knowledge of advanced sampling method and transition state theory.

·         Knowledge and experience in general semiconductor process, device physics, and material science is strongly preferred.

·         C++ programming skill and massively parallel scientific computing experience are required.

·         Demonstrated ability to work as a team player, as part of a local and globally distributed team.

·         Good oral and written skills for communication and documentation.

·         M.S. or Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering, Material Science, Chemistry, Physics, Applied Physics, or related field is required.



Samsung Semiconductor Inc. (SSI), an equal opportunity employer, is a world leader in Memory, System LSI, and LCD technologies. Headquartered in San Jose, California, SSI is a wholly-owned U.S. subsidiary of Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.- the second largest semiconductor manufacturer in the world and the industry's volume and technology leader in DRAM, NAND Flash, SSDs, mobile DRAM and graphics memory. It is one of the largest providers of system logic, imaging and LED lighting solutions, as well as providing advanced process design and manufacturing for fabless companies. Samsung Semiconductor, Inc. also has a research and innovation center with numerous labs providing product design and research in: logic, memory, image sensors, displays and mobile technologies. In addition, the company supports Samsung Display Company, the largest producer of LCD and OLED displays.




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