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Manufacturing Technician (Day Shift)

Austin, TX 78701

Position Summary

Samsung Austin Semiconductor is one of the most advanced semiconductor manufacturing facilities in the world with more than 3,000 employees and 2.45 million square feet of floor space. Samsung Austin Semiconductor has broad semiconductor process technology offerings serving customers in various application areas including mobile, consumer, networking/high performance computing, Internet of Things, RF and automotive.

Since 1996, its parent company, Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd has invested approximately $17 billion in Samsung Austin Semiconductors Austin, Texas campus, making it one of the largest direct foreign investments in United States history. Samsung Austin Semiconductor is a premier employer who provides a great place to work, as well as advanced and upskilled training to thriving employees. Visit www.samsung.com/us/sas.

Samsung Austin Semiconductor strives to be the World's Best Foundry.

As a member of the Manufacturing Operations Shift Technician team, the employee is responsible for performing activities that improve the flow of production through sections of the line, during their shift, while achieving world class speed and quality. Responsible for performing functions associated with all manufacturing and/or system operations, such as working with engineers on tool and PRC performance. Uses sophisticated programs to collect and evaluate data based block, tool and PRC performance. Duties of a Manufacturing Technician include but are not limited to: troubleshooting advanced production issues through the use of a computer; making high-level decisions based on best known methods or operating procedures; tracking, documenting, and communicating production roadblocks; and working as a team leader with outside departments to improve manufacturing performance. As a member of Manufacturing Operations, having high energy with a focus on safety, quality, and speed is necessary.

Role and Responsibilities

  • Use extensive knowledge of Samsung specific scheduling and reporting systems as well as Manufacturing knowledge to improve factory bottlenecks as well as perform general troubleshooting tasks and testing related to these systems.
  • Routinely conducts intermediate data analysis of manufacturing metrics (WPD, tool output, rundown, etc).
  • Pinpoint bottleneck areas and take actions to help improve line movement and line balance.
  • Improvement efficiency on tools through system changes.
  • Manage priority devices/cutoffs through system changes.
  • Conduct intermediate troubleshooting and root cause investigation of production roadblocks up to the 1st and 2nd order of a catalyst event.
  • Effectively communicate status updates and help needs upper level management within the department.
  • Work as a team leader both within and outside of the department.
  • Serve as a lead/backup supervisor depending on business need.
  • The position is full-time and based on a Compressed Work Week schedule. The schedule calls for a 12 Hour shift alternating between 3 and 4 days per week during the day, depending on business need. No on-call is associated with the manufacturing technician position but the employee may be required to occasionally work overtime to support business needs.

Skills and Qualifications

  • Intermediate computer skills (>30 WPM typing ability).
  • Self-motivated and strong critical thinking skills.
  • Strong familiarity with Samsung automation and reporting systems.
  • Strong familiarity with Microsoft programs (excel, PowerPoint, word).
  • Ability to both follow and create documented procedures.
  • Knowledge of manufacturing metrics (rundown, queue times, TAT, movement).
  • Excellent organizational skills.
  • Effective Communication and presentation skills.

Required Education and Experience

  • High School Diploma or GED.
  • Able to work assigned work schedule.

Preferred Education and Experience

  • 3+ years of experience in semiconductor.

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Samsung Electronics is a global leader in technology, opening new possibilities for people everywhere. Through relentless innovation and discovery, we are transforming the worlds of TVs, smartphones, wearable devices, tablets, digital appliances, and network systems, and the entire semiconductor industry with our memory, system LSI, foundry, and LED solutions. Samsung is also leading in the development of the Internet of Things through, among others, our Smart Home and Digital Health initiatives.

Since being established in 1969, Samsung Electronics has grown into one of the worlds leading technology companies, and become recognized as one of the top global brands. Our network now extends across the world, and Samsung takes great pride in the creativity and diversity of its talented people, who drive our growth. To discover more, please visit our official newsroom at (https://news.samsung.com/global/).


Posted: 2022-05-13 Expires: 2022-06-12

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