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Sr/Staff Engineer, Device Research

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

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Technical professionals are defined by what they create. 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 currently recruiting world-class engineers who share our “Innovation through passion” philosophy and thrive in a fast-pace, results-driven environment.   Ready to re-imagine yourself? Imagine who you can become at Samsung.


Senior Engineer, Device Research


Responsibilities will include:

  • Research on advanced logic and memory devices (by doing TCAD simulation, compact modeling and circuit performance benchmark)
  • Explore machine learning algorithms for applications in semiconductor technology development
  • Create automation and optimization tools for TCAD/compact modeling using a scripting language
  • Work as part of a global team focused on quality, reliability and performance


The qualified candidate will possess the following:

  • Strong programming skills (e.g., using Python or C++) are required
  • Experience on machine-learning based algorithms is highly preferred
  • Experience on compact modeling of semiconductor devices is preferred
  • Experience on TCAD simulation of semiconductor devices is preferred
  • Experience on circuit performance benchmark and/or yield analysis is welcome
  • 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
  • MS or Ph.D. degree in EE or related fields



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