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Semiconductor Modeling Engineer for TCAD Diffusion – Paris, France

Semiconductor Modeling Engineer for TCAD Diffusion – Paris, France

At Coventor Inc., we build innovative software products to solve semiconductor technology challenges.  Our 3D modeling software is revolutionizing the way that semiconductor chips are fabricated around the world.  Enabled by our core intellectual property – an accelerated 3D voxel modeling and visualization engine – our software is evolving fast as our business and customer base expands rapidly.

Coventor is seeking an expert in modeling the implantation and diffusion of dopants in contemporary semiconductor devices.  The ideal candidate will have a strong understanding of the physical theory governing implant and diffusion phenomena, knowledge of the appropriate physical models, as well as experience in implementing numerical solutions to these models.  This is a hands-on position with significant C++ coding responsibilities.

Responsibilities:

  • Participate in research, prototyping and characterization of physical models for simulation of implant and diffusion phenomena in nano-scale semiconductor devices
  • Participate in implementing new implant and diffusion modeling algorithms in C++, using and extending existing modeling infrastructure and APIs
  • Participate in general software engineering tasks, including verification, testing, bug fixing and maintenance of existing code

Required Qualifications:

  • PhD in Electrical Engineering or equivalent, with focus on numerical physics
  • Understanding of the physical theory governing implant and diffusion of dopants in semiconductor devices
  • Direct experience in implementation of numerical physics simulation algorithms in three dimensions (FVM, FEM, FDM, etc.)
  • Strong  C++ coding skills, including use of the standard template library
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Desire to collaborate, contribute to, and learn from a team

Desirable Qualifications:

  • Any professional experience as a software engineer
  • Experience in implementation or application of three-stream and/or five-stream diffusion models
  • Basic working knowledge of Matlab
  • General knowledge of semiconductor processing technology
  • Experience with Monte Carlo implant and/or diffusion models
  • Experience with cross-platform development, on Windows and Linux
  • Experience with one or more of: Boost, STL, C++11 or later, Python

This opening is the Paris area. Salary will commensurate with experience. If you are interested in this opportunity and you are authorized to work in France, e-mail your resume in English to job1858@coventor.com.

About Coventor:

Coventor® is the market leader in software solutions for the development of semiconductor process technology, as well as micro-electromechanical systems (MEMS). Coventor serves a worldwide customer base of integrated device manufacturers, memory suppliers, fabless design houses, independent foundries, and R&D organizations. Our SEMulator3D modeling and analysis platform provides fast and accurate ‘virtual fabrication’ of advanced manufacturing processes, allowing engineers to understand manufacturing effects early in the development process and reduce time-consuming and costly silicon learning cycles. Our MEMS design solutions are used to develop MEMS-based products for automotive, aerospace, industrial, defense, and consumer electronics applications, including smart phones, tablets, and gaming systems. Our software and expertise helps customers predict the structures and behavior of their designs before they commit to time-consuming and costly fabrication.  For more information please visit www.coventor.com.

Semiconductor Modeling Lead Engineer for Implant and Diffusion – Paris, France

Semiconductor Modeling Lead Engineer for Implant and Diffusion – Paris, France

At Coventor Inc., we build innovative software products to solve semiconductor technology challenges.  Our 3D modeling software is revolutionizing the way that semiconductor chips are fabricated around the world.  Enabled by our core intellectual property – an accelerated 3D voxel modeling and visualization engine – our software is evolving fast as our business and customer base expands rapidly.

Coventor is seeking an expert in modeling the implantation and diffusion of dopants in contemporary semiconductor devices.  The ideal candidate will have a deep understanding of the physical theory governing implant and diffusion phenomena, direct experience with appropriate physical models, as well as experience in implementing numerical solutions to these models.  As lead engineer, you will collaborate with our applications team in defining product priorities for dopant modeling and will lead implementation of new dopant modeling capabilities in our software.  This is a hands-on position with significant C++ coding responsibilities and is a great opportunity for a motivated engineer to have a significant impact on our software.

Responsibilities:

  • Research, prototype and characterize physical models for simulation of implant and diffusion phenomena in nano-scale semiconductor devices
  • Implement new implant and diffusion modeling algorithms in C++, using and extending existing modeling infrastructure and APIs
  • Collaborate with applications engineers and product owners to define technical priorities and roadmap
  • Act as technical lead for the dopant modeling team, supervising the work one or more software engineers
  • Participate in general software engineering tasks, including verification, testing, bug fixing and maintenance of existing code

Required Qualifications:

  • PhD in Electrical Engineering or equivalent, with focus on numerical physics
  • Minimum 5 years of professional experience as a software engineer or modeling engineer
  • Deep knowledge of the physical theory governing implant and diffusion and its application to nano-scale semiconductor devices
  • Knowledge of three-stream (Mulvaney-Richardson) and/or five-stream (Dunham) diffusion models
  • Direct experience in implementation of numerical physics simulation algorithms in three dimensions (FVM, FEM, FDM, etc.)
  • Strong  C++ coding skills, including use of the standard template library
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Desire to collaborate, contribute to, and learn from a team

Desirable Qualifications:

  • Basic working knowledge of Matlab
  • General knowledge of semiconductor processing technology
  • Experience with Monte Carlo implant and/or diffusion models
  • Experience with cross-platform development, on Windows and Linux
  • Experience with one or more of: Boost, STL, C++11 or later, Python

This opening is in Villebon sur Yvette (91), Paris area. Salary and responsibilities will commensurate with experience. If you are interested in this opportunity and you are authorized to work in France, e-mail your resume in English to job1857@coventor.com.

About Coventor:

Coventor® is the market leader in software solutions for the development of semiconductor process technology, as well as micro-electromechanical systems (MEMS). Coventor serves a worldwide customer base of integrated device manufacturers, memory suppliers, fabless design houses, independent foundries, and R&D organizations. Our SEMulator3D modeling and analysis platform provides fast and accurate ‘virtual fabrication’ of advanced manufacturing processes, allowing engineers to understand manufacturing effects early in the development process and reduce time-consuming and costly silicon learning cycles. Our MEMS design solutions are used to develop MEMS-based products for automotive, aerospace, industrial, defense, and consumer electronics applications, including smart phones, tablets, and gaming systems. Our software and expertise helps customers predict the structures and behavior of their designs before they commit to time-consuming and costly fabrication.  For more information please visit www.coventor.com.

Semiconductor Process and Integration Engineer – South Korea

Semiconductor Process and Integration Engineer – South Korea

We are seeking a BS/MS/PhD-level engineer who has experience and expertise in semiconductor process integration and fabrication. You will work with leading semiconductor companies to implement our virtual fabrication solution for their most advanced development programs, including 10nm CMOS technology and beyond! You will collaborate with the Semiconductor Process & Integration team in the Office of the CTO, along with our highly skilled software development team, to create integration and modeling solutions for industry-critical manufacturing challenges. Our tight-knit team of creative engineers is critical in leading customers into the methodology of virtual fabrication.

This is a hands-on engineering position, requiring proficiency in full flow semiconductor process integration, as well as strong communication and presentation skills. Your title, level of responsibility, creative freedom and salary will be commensurate with your education and experience.

Location: South Korea. This position requires residency in South Korea with a substantial amount of time at customer sites in South Korea. Work is expected to be partly based at customer/partner sites. Travel is expected.

Required Qualifications:

Education: Bachelor’s degree required, Master’s degree preferred, in related fields of Electrical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Materials Science or Applied Physics.

Experience: Semiconductor Technology and Processing education and experience is required. Relevant employment experience in the semiconductor industry is required.

Skills: Semiconductor Processing and Integration, Semiconductor Device Physics (preferred), Computer-Aided Design (CAD) and Modeling, Python scripting language, Technical Writing , Communication and Presentation.

If you are interested in this opportunity and you are authorized to work in South Korea, e-mail your cover letter and CV in English to job1826@coventor.com.

About Coventor:

Coventor, Inc. (www.coventor.com) is the global market leader in virtual fabrication solutions for semiconductor technologies and design automation solutions for microelectromechanical systems (MEMS). Coventor serves a worldwide customer base of integrated device manufacturers, independent foundries, equipment makers, and R&D organizations that develop semiconductor and MEMS technologies for consumer, automotive, aerospace, industrial, and defense uses. Coventor’s predictive modeling tools and expertise enable its customers to dramatically reduce silicon learning cycles, giving them a time-to-market advantage and reducing technology development costs. The company is headquartered in Cary, NC and has offices in Waltham, MA; Silicon Valley, CA; Tokyo, Japan; Hsinchu, Taiwan; and Paris, France.

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Semiconductor Process and Integration Engineer – Taiwan

Semiconductor Process and Integration Engineer – Taiwan

We are seeking a BS/MS/PhD-level engineer who has experience and expertise in semiconductor process integration and fabrication. You will work with leading semiconductor companies to implement our virtual fabrication solution for their most advanced development programs, including 10nm CMOS technology and beyond! You will collaborate with the Semiconductor Process & Integration team in the Office of the CTO, along with our highly skilled software development team, to create integration and modeling solutions for industry-critical manufacturing challenges. Our tight-knit team of creative engineers is critical in leading customers into the methodology of virtual fabrication.

This is a hands-on engineering position, requiring proficiency in full flow semiconductor process integration, as well as strong communication and presentation skills. Your title, level of responsibility, creative freedom and salary will be commensurate with your education and experience.

Location: Taiwan. This position requires residency in Taiwan with a substantial amount of time at customer sites in Taiwan. Work is expected to be partly based at customer/partner sites. Travel is expected.

Required Qualifications:

Education: Bachelor’s degree required, Master’s degree preferred, in related fields of Electrical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Materials Science or Applied Physics.

Experience: Semiconductor Technology and Processing education and experience is required. Relevant employment experience in the semiconductor industry is required.

Skills: Semiconductor Processing and Integration, Semiconductor Device Physics (preferred), Computer-Aided Design (CAD) and Modeling, Python scripting language, Technical Writing , Communication and Presentation.

If you are interested in this opportunity and you are authorized to work in Taiwan, e-mail your cover letter and CV in English to job1825@coventor.com.

About Coventor:

Coventor, Inc. (www.coventor.com) is the global market leader in virtual fabrication solutions for semiconductor technologies and design automation solutions for microelectromechanical systems (MEMS). Coventor serves a worldwide customer base of integrated device manufacturers, independent foundries, equipment makers, and R&D organizations that develop semiconductor and MEMS technologies for consumer, automotive, aerospace, industrial, and defense uses. Coventor’s predictive modeling tools and expertise enable its customers to dramatically reduce silicon learning cycles, giving them a time-to-market advantage and reducing technology development costs. The company is headquartered in Cary, NC and has offices in Waltham, MA; Silicon Valley, CA; Tokyo, Japan; Hsinchu, Taiwan; and Paris, France.

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Ingénieur(e) qualité logiciel de simulation MEMS (H/F) – Paris, France

Ingénieur(e) qualité logiciel de simulation MEMS (H/F) – Paris, France

Nous recherchons un ingénieur qualité logiciel avec de solides connaissances dans le domaine des tests de systèmes dit « boite noire » afin d’assurer la qualité de notre logiciel de conception et de simulation de MEMS 3D. En tant qu’ingénieur qualité vous serez intégré à l’équipe de développement, travaillant et évoluant selon la méthodologie Scrum (Méthodes Agile). Vos taches comprendront la création, l’exécution ainsi que la maintenance de cas test permettant d’évaluer la précision de notre logiciel de simulation éléments finis (FEM). A travers votre travail et vos échanges quotidien avec l’équipe de développement vous garantirez la qualité de notre logiciel.

Responsabilités:

  • Valider les outils et fonctionnalités de notre logiciel de conception de MEMS;
  • Exécuter et entretenir nos tests automatisés (tests fonctionnels et de régressions);
  • Analyser les régressions constatées et suivre leur résolution;
  • Concevoir des suites de tests automatiques et manuelles vérifiant la validité de nos nouvelles fonctionnalités;
  • Rédiger des rapports décrivant les failles du logiciel ainsi que les améliorations envisageables;
  • Collaborer avec les développeurs et l’équipe qualité pour isoler et résoudre les bugs;
  • Contribuer à la conception des fonctionnalités avec l’équipe de développement (méthodologies Agile).

Qualifications requises:

  • 1 à 5 ans d’expérience en tant que ingénieur qualité logicielle ;
  • Master, diplôme d’ingénieur ou diplôme équivalent à un bac +3 dans le domaine de l’ingénierie mécanique, électronique, informatique ou autre domaine connexe;
  • Connaissances solides des sciences de l’ingénieur (mathématique, mécanique, électronique);
  • Maitrise d’un ou plusieurs langages de script (par exemple Matlab, Python);
  • Aptitude à travailler en équipe, et bonnes qualités relationnelles;
  • Excellente maitrise de l’anglais technique, écrit et parlé.

Qualifications appréciées:

  • Bonne connaissance des systèmes d’exploitation Windows et Linux;
  • Expérience de la mise en place d’un outil de test automatisé de l’interface utilisateur;
  • Expérience utilisateur de logiciels d’analyse éléments finis (FEA), tel que MEMS+, CoventorWare, Ansys, Comsol ou Abaqus;
  • Expérience avec Matlab/Simulink et/ou Cadence Virtuoso et Spectre.

Votre titre et le salaire seront fonction de votre formation et de votre expérience. Ce poste est un CDI à temps plein pour notre bureau Parisien situé à Villebon-sur-Yvette (91140). Vous devez être habilité à travailler en France. Pour postuler, envoyez votre CV et lettre de motivation en anglais à job1839@coventor.com.

L’entreprise:

Coventor®, Inc.(www.coventor.com) est l’entreprise en pointe sur la création de solutions logicielles pour les systèmes micro-électroniques (MEMS) et la fabrication virtuelle de MEMS et semi-conducteurs. Coventor travaille avec les acteurs de l’écosystème MEMS dans le monde entier dans des domaines comme l’automobile, l’aérospatiale, la défense, l’industrie ou les applications grand public (téléphones, tablettes ou objets connectés). Les logiciels et l’expertise de Coventor permettent à ses clients d’optimiser la conception et la fabrication de MEMS et donc de réduire les coûts de prototypage.

Quality Assurance Engineer for MEMS Simulation Software – Paris, France

Quality Assurance Engineer for MEMS Simulation Software – Paris, France

We are seeking a software quality assurance (SQA) engineer with a strong background in black box testing to test our MEMS 3D design and simulation software platform. You will be embedded in a collaborative software development team following the Scrum agile development process. Through daily engagement with the developers, you will play a critical role in helping us deliver quality software through the creation and execution of test cases that verify the accuracy of our finite element analysis (FEA) simulation software.

Responsibilities:

  • Validate the operation and functionality of our MEMS design automation software
  • Execute and maintain test cases for automated functional and performance regression test suites
  • Analyze and report regression test results
  • Design and execute automated and manual acceptance test cases for new features
  • Author technical reports summarizing software defects and enhancement requests
  • Collaborate with software developers and the QA team to isolate and resolve defects
  • Participate in design discussions with the software development team

Required Qualifications:

  • 1-5 years of experience as a black box quality assurance engineer
  • BS or MS degree in Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, or a related discipline
  • Solid understanding of engineering principals
  • Proficiency with scripting languages (for example, Python or Matlab)
  • Team oriented personality with excellent interpersonal skills
  • Excellent English communication skills, both verbal and written

Desirable Qualifications:

  • Proficiency with both Windows and Linux operating systems
  • Experience creating or identifying a framework to run automated UI regression testing
  • Experience with finite element analysis (FEA) using commercial software such as MEMS+, CoventorWare, Ansys, Comsol, or Abaqus
  • Experience with Matlab Simulink and/or Cadence Virtuoso and Spectre

Salary and job title will be commensurate with education and experience. This regular, full-time position is located in our Paris development center located in Villebon-sur-Yvette, France. You must be a current legal resident of the EU or have a valid EU visa to apply for this position. Please e-mail a cover letter and your CV in English to job1839@coventor.com.

About Coventor:

Coventor®, Inc.(www.coventor.com) is the global market leader in design automation solutions for microelectromechanical systems (MEMS) and virtual fabrication of MEMS and semiconductor devices. Coventor serves a worldwide customer base of integrated device manufacturers, fabless design houses, independent foundries, and R&D organizations that develop MEMS-based products for automotive, aerospace, industrial, defense, and consumer electronics applications, including smart phones, tablets, wearables, and Internet of Things. Coventor’s software tools and expertise enable its customers to save significant time and money by optimizing MEMS device designs and 3D fabrication processes and reducing the need for time-consuming and costly silicon learning cycles. The company is headquartered in Cary, NC and has offices in Waltham, MA; Silicon Valley, CA; Tokyo, Japan; Hsinchu, Taiwan; and Paris, France. For more information please visit www.coventor.com.

Semiconductor Process and Integration Engineer – Albany/Saratoga, NY

Semiconductor Process and Integration Engineer – Albany/Saratoga, NY

We are seeking a MS/PhD-level engineer who has experience and expertise in leading node semiconductor process integration and fabrication. You will work with leading semiconductor companies to implement our virtual fabrication solution for their most advanced development programs, including 10nm CMOS technology and beyond. You will collaborate with the Semiconductor Process & Integration team in the Office of the CTO and work with a highly skilled software development team to create integration and modeling solutions for industry-critical manufacturing challenges. Our tight-knit team of creative engineers is critical in leading customers into the methodology of virtual fabrication.

This is a hands-on engineering position, requiring proficiency in full flow semiconductor process integration, as well as strong communication and presentation skills. Your title, level of responsibility, creative freedom and salary will be commensurate with your education and experience.

Location: Albany/Saratoga, NY area.  Work is expected to be partly based at customer/partner sites. Travel is expected.

Required Qualifications:

Education: Master’s degree required, PhD degree preferred, in related fields of Electrical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Materials Science or Applied Physics.

Experience: Semiconductor Technology and Processing education and experience is required.  Leading node 14/10/7 experience preferred.  5 years or more of relevant employment experience in the semiconductor industry is required.

Skills: Semiconductor Processing and Integration, Semiconductor Device Physics (preferred), self-starter able to complete projects on their own, Computer-Aided Design (CAD) and Modeling, Python scripting language, Technical Writing, Communication and Presentation.

This regular, full-time position is located in the Albany/Saratoga, NY area. Coventor offers comprehensive benefits and is an EEO/AA Employer. You must be a current legal resident of the U.S. or have a valid U.S. visa to apply for this position. If you are interested in this opportunity and you are authorized to work in the United States, e-mail your cover letter and CV in English to job1827@coventor.com.

About Coventor:

Coventor, Inc. (www.coventor.com) is the global market leader in virtual fabrication solutions for semiconductor technologies and design automation solutions for microelectromechanical systems (MEMS). Coventor serves a worldwide customer base of integrated device manufacturers, independent foundries, equipment makers, and R&D organizations that develop semiconductor and MEMS technologies for consumer, automotive, aerospace, industrial, and defense uses. Coventor’s predictive modeling tools and expertise enable its customers to dramatically reduce silicon learning cycles, giving them a time-to-market advantage and reducing technology development costs. The company is headquartered in Cary NC and has offices in Waltham MA, Silicon Valley CA, Tokyo Japan, Hsinchu Taiwan, Dongtan South Korea,  and Paris France.

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Statistics Software Engineer – Waltham, MA

Statistics Software Engineer – Waltham, MA

At Coventor Inc., we build innovative software products to solve semiconductor technology challenges. Our 3D modeling software is revolutionizing the way that semiconductor chips are fabricated around the world. Enabled by our core intellectual property – an accelerated 3D voxel modeling and visualization engine – our software is evolving fast as our business and customer base expand rapidly.

The effects of process variation in advanced semiconductor technologies are difficult to predict. We are seeking a talented software engineer with Matlab and Python experience to focus on implementing new statistical analysis capabilities. The addition of experimental design (DOE), statistical analysis, and data visualization capabilities to our modeling platform will provide valuable and novel insights into process variation. In your role as a member of the Analytics team, you will contribute to our analytics engine and its interfaces with SEMulator3D’s architecture, infrastructure and user interface. Your work will focus on development of new software capabilities and features using Matlab and Python.

Great engineering is Coventor’s heart and soul. Our software is envisioned and created by world-class engineers in many disciplines: software engineering, numerical physics, statistics, electrical engineering, quality assurance and development operations. Since our inception as an MIT spin-off in Technology Square, we’ve focused on agility by enabling individuals to take initiative and find innovative solutions to hard problems. At Coventor, we hire engineers with broad skills who are ready to contribute in multiple ways to create our next great software product.

Responsibilities:

  • Research and implement new analytics engine capabilities, primarily in Matlab
  • Prototype data visualizations in Matlab and Python and participate in deployment via Python, QCustomPlot, or Matlab
  • Work with UI and QA teams to enable and validate product features
  • Participate in general software engineering tasks, including verification, testing, bug fixing and maintenance of existing code for the Analytics product

 

Required Qualifications:

  • BS in scientific or engineering field with 3+ years of experience
  • Strong Matlab knowledge and experience (3+ years coding)
  • Some Python experience
  • Knowledge of or interest in statistics and multivariate data analysis demonstrated by multiple standard university or Coursera classes
  • Ability to learn new algorithms/technologies and solve problems

 

Desirable Qualifications (any of the following):

  • Ph.D. in applied statistics/mathematics, scientific, or engineering field with significant experience in data modeling and applied statistics
  • Professional experience solving real-world problems (beyond Coursera or standard university classes) with many of the following: DOE, multivariate statistics, optimization (constrained, gradient/simplex methods), linear regression, PCA, pattern recognition, multiple comparison testing, ANOVA, exploratory data analysis and visualization, machine learning, etc./li>
  • 3+ years of experience in a professional software development position in scientific simulation or visualization
  • Strong Python experience (or possibly strong R, and willingness to learn Python)
  • Publications, patents, in-house/research software (i.e., other people routinely use your software/models inside a company, even if you have not done full professional software development).

 
This regular, full-time position is located in Waltham, MA. Coventor offers comprehensive benefits and is an EEO/AA Employer. You must be a current legal resident of the U.S. or have a valid U.S. visa to apply for this position. Please e-mail your resume to job1849@coventor.com.

About Coventor:

For more information about Coventor, our business, and our products, please visit us on
the web at http://www.coventor.com.

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