Quality Assurance Engineer – RET Modeling

Job Description


We are looking for a highly motivated Quality Assurance engineer to work in the RET team in the Calibre business unit. You will be responsible for the qualification of core RET modeling and calibration functions of the Calibre suite of tools, including the design, development, and execution of application-specific functional and regression tests used to measure the quality, robustness, performance, supportability, and usefulness of these products. The individual will work closely with the software application developers and product marketing team to help deliver timely product releases that meet our customers' needs. Providing all stakeholders with appropriate regression reports promptly. Developing all necessary artifacts, scripts, or tools to improve overall job effectiveness and efficiency. Knowledge of basic optimization procedures, experience modeling some relevant physical processes, and experience in EDA will weigh in favorably in the hiring process.

Minimum Qualifications: 
  • MS in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Physics, or Mathematics or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Proficiency in Unix/Linux operating system environments required
  • Knowledge of shell scripting and interpreted software languages (Perl, Tcl/Tk, or Python) are important skills required to be effective in this job.
  •  Must have the ability to collaborate closely with other members of the team and develop critical components consistently and promptly. 
  • The candidate must be able to work at the MGC facilities in Fremont, CA.

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Individuals with a strong ability to learn and explore new technologies and who can demonstrate good analysis and problem-solving skills.
  • Knowledge of optimization or calibration of models (not necessarily for problems related to RET/OPC).
  • Prior knowledge of and experience with the physical processes modeled in lithography.
  • Knowledge of software quality assurance processes and experience with maintaining regression test suites. 
  • Able to thrive and improve in a multifaceted multi-site fast-paced development environment. 

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Organization: Digital Industries

Company: Siemens Industry Software Inc.

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Full / Part time: Full-time

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