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  • Global market leader
  • Advanced photolithography technology
  • Capability of creating the future through Research and Development
  • State-of-the-art technology manufacturing
  • Strength of a Fortune Global 500 company
  • Award winning customer service
  • Integrated global supply chain
  • Virtual global factory
  • Diverse, multi-ethnic global team
  • Performance driven culture

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North America

NIGHT SHIFT - Entry Level Process Technicians — Round Rock

Come be a part of a Global Market Leader providing products to customers with advanced technologies.  We are currently accepting applications for ENTRY LEVEL Process Technicians on night shift. 

On-the-job training will be available. Medical and Vision benefits start on the first of the month! Previous manufacturing experience and computer skills a plus; however, we will provide training to learn the requirements of the position. 

  
* Must be willing to work in a "clean room environment"
* Must be willing and able to work an overnight compressed shift and must be willing to work Fridays and Saturdays, or Sundays.
* Shift premium in addition to base pay for nights shifts and all weekend shifts. 

Shift openings are as follows:
B-shift: Works Sunday - Tuesday & every other Saturday from 6pm to 6am
D-shift: Works Wednesday - Friday & every other Saturday from 6pm to 6am

This position is responsible for setting up and operating a variety of automatic or semi-automatic machines used in the production of photomasks.  Works from iMask, process sheets or written/verbal instructions given by the supervisor to perform production tasks.  Checks and inspects operations against predetermined tolerances.  Will be required to learn, understand, and operate the basic work flow in the area.

Skills:

Basic PC Skills (Windows applications)
Basic math skills
Visual acuity skills
Basic troubleshooting skills

All candidates must have the legal right to remain in and work permanently in the country as authorized under the laws of the United States. Toppan Photomasks, Inc. is an equal employment/affirmative action employer. If you need accommodation for any part of the employment process because of a disability, please send an e-mail to recruiting@photomask.com to let us know the nature of your request.

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DAY SHIFT - Entry Level Process Technicians — Round Rock

Come be a part of a Global Market Leader providing products to customers with advanced technologies.  We are currently accepting applications for ENTRY LEVEL Process Technicians on day shift. 

On-the-job training will be available. Medical and Vision benefits start on the first of the month! Previous manufacturing experience and computer skills a plus; however, we will provide training to learn the requirements of the position. 

  
* Must be willing to work in a "clean room environment"
* Must be willing and able to work a compressed shift and must be willing to work Fridays and Saturdays.
* Shift premium for all weekend shifts. 

 Shift openings are as follows:
C-shift: Works Thursday - Saturday & every other Wednesday from 6am to 6pm

This position is responsible for setting up and operating a variety of automatic or semi-automatic machines used in the production of photomasks.  Works from iMask, process sheets or written/verbal instructions given by the supervisor to perform production tasks.  Checks and inspects operations against predetermined tolerances.  Will be required to learn, understand, and operate the basic work flow in the area.

Skills:

Basic PC Skills (Windows applications)
Basic math skills
Visual acuity skills
Basic troubleshooting skills

All candidates must have the legal right to remain in and work permanently in the country as authorized under the laws of the United States. Toppan Photomasks, Inc. is an equal employment/affirmative action employer. If you need accommodation for any part of the employment process because of a disability, please send an e-mail to recruiting@photomask.com to let us know the nature of your request.

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Process Engineer — Round Rock

The Toppan Photomasks (Round Rock, TX) engineering group is hiring in the back end of line (BEOL).  

Defect free photomasks are an industry requirement.  To obtain this top quality, the back end of line manufacturing uses multiple steps which include photomask cleaning, photomask automated inspection, photomask nano repair, photomask repair validation (AIMS verification platform) and applying a protective membrane above the customer masking design. 

In order to be successful, the photomask processes need to be optimized in order to meet changing customer quality requirements. Photomasks are unique and so are our customers.

The open position offered is related to photo-resist stripping, intermediate cleaning and final cleaning.

The position will require a full understanding of the cleaning processes and equipment used in the mask making for the products to meet specifications.  The candidate will be required to continuously improve the module KPI metrics and improve the yield.  Also, the position challenges will require the candidate to generate and maintain standard operating procedures as well as training manufacturing technicians to ensure they are followed.

Since the position is to support 24/7 manufacturing needs, the position will require off hours support in case of emergencies.  The position may require occasional travel in the US and abroad.

 Skills:

  • Strong process ownership and accountability
  • Leadership to drive others
  • Project Management
  • Process Improvement
  • Data Analysis and Statistics
  • Strong writing skills
  • Internal and external communication skills
  • Engineering Quality tools (e.g. Control plan, Failure mode and effect analysis, Root cause analysis, work Instruction)

 

Knowledge / Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering discipline or Chemistry/Physics required. Advanced degree considered a plus.
  • Clean room operations, experience in photomask or semiconductor industry preferred
  • Good understanding of mechanical processes used on tools (valves and plumbing, chemical temperature and flows, etc)

 

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Sr. Software Engineer — Round Rock

Purpose:

 

Responsible for designing, developing, modifying, and evaluating complex computer programs in a manufacturing environment.  Analyzes existing programs or formulates logic for new systems, prepares flowcharting, performs coding, and tests/debugs programs. May also evaluate 3rd party applications and integration strategies to accomplish business requirements.  Will work on a wide variety of application areas which can include data collection and equipment control, statistical process control and aggregating data from various sources and performing logic based on interviews with business stakeholders as examples.  Trains user personnel in conversion and implementation of system.  May function as a project or team leader.

 

                                                     

Knowledge/Experience:

 

  • Minimum of eight years in applications and design using Java
  • Proficient working knowledge of SDLC methodology, source control, and unit testing approaches
  • Proficient working knowledge of Java/Groovy and one or more scripting languages, SQL and RDBMS. Experience with Spring is a plus.
  • One or more of PERL, Python, or GUI experience is a plus
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience required

 

 

Skills:

 

  • Proficient teamwork, communication and interpersonal skills
  • Proficient problem-solving/analytical skills
  • Proficient debug/troubleshooting skills
  • Coaching and leadership skills
  • Planning/organizational skills
  • Experience working in both Linux and Windows environments
  • Experience working with a source control system using branching and merging
  • Experience managing change control and a software release process
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Software Engineer III — Round Rock

Purpose:

 

Responsible for designing, developing, modifying, and evaluating complex computer programs in a manufacturing environment.  Analyzes existing programs or formulates logic for new systems, prepares flowcharting, performs coding, and tests/debugs programs. May also evaluate 3rd party applications and integration strategies to accomplish business requirements.  Will work on a wide variety of application areas which can include routing data for manufacturing processes, data collection and aggregating data from various sources and performing logic based on interviews with business stakeholders as examples.  Ideal candidate will have some experience with Java or another object-oriented programming language and have used PERL in the past.

 

                                                     

Knowledge/Experience:

 

  • Five to eight years in applications and design with Java preferred
  • Proficient working knowledge of SDLC methodology, source control, and unit testing approaches
  • Proficient working knowledge of a scripting language.  PERL is strongly desired but Python with a desire to work in PERL will be acceptable. 
  • SQL and RDBMS experience.
  • GUI experience is a plus
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience required

 

 

Skills:

 

  • Proficient teamwork, communication and interpersonal skills
  • Proficient problem-solving/analytical skills
  • Proficient debug/troubleshooting skills
  • Coaching and leadership skills
  • Planning/organizational skills
  • Experience working in both Linux and Windows environments
  • Experience working with a source control system using branching and merging
  • Experience managing change control and a software release process
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Production Control Manufacturing Data Analyst — San Jose

Purpose:

 

This role will work to understand, participate in, and improve Production Control processes through automation and data analysis.  Integrates and analyzes a variety of different Manufacturing data sets and extracts useful information to assist in driving improvements to global manufacturing processes and global profitability.  Creates concise and meaningful reports and presentations for site, regional, and global management.

 

This role will also have opportunities to streamline and automate manual administrative processes in areas such as production control, customer service, sales, finance, and strategy.  This role will work closely with all Toppan photomask manufacturing sites in Asia, Europe, and North America with an opportunity to have a global influence and impact.

 

 

Knowledge/Experience:

 

  • Bachelor’s degree in Technical, Engineering, Business, and/or related field.  Equivalent experience may substitute for degree.
  • 2+ years in data mining, analysis, and data visualization (preferred)                    
  • Advanced Microsoft Excel including VBA programming skills required                  
  • Experience in a Manufacturing industry (Semiconductor or other) preferred

 

 

Skills:

 

  • 2+ years in data mining, analysis, and data visualization                         
  • Advanced Microsoft Excel (including VBA programming skills)                
  • Experience with Microsoft Power Query, BI or other data analysis tools would be beneficial 
  • Microsoft SharePoint experience is a plus    
  • Experience solving problems and developing solutions with limited resources and/or guidance.
  • Comfortable preparing for and presenting to regional and global management
  • Proficient PC skills, Microsoft applications
  • Communication (oral/written) and interpersonal skills
  • Teamwork/collaborative skills
  • Technical documentation skills
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Weekend Sustaining Engineer — Round Rock

 

Purpose:

The primary role of this position is to provide weekend support for Front End of Line (FEOL) engineering functions.  The candidate will initially spend time in a variety of engineering job functions to learn the mask making process.  This initial period includes weekend work with operations to learn the manufacturing processes.  Success in this role depends on an individual that can quickly contain issues, work effectively with the teams, and ultimately reduce the need for weekend sustaining coverage.

 

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Monitor and respond to process inputs and outputs for all FEOL tools (lithography, develop, bake, plasma etch, and metrology). 
  • Be the primary point of contact for FEOL engineering support over the weekend.
  • Implement improvement plans to maximize output (high utilization and low cycle time) and meet quality requirements while minimizing causes of production line interruptions. 
  • Interface with applications, process, operations, maintenance, and facilities teams to capture the result. 
  • Identify best practices, document them, and train operations in execution.

 

Knowledge / Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering discipline or Chemistry/Physics required. Advanced degree considered a plus.
  • Basic knowledge of Statistical Process Control (SPC), data management and analysis
  • Clean room operations, experience in photomask or semiconductor industry with wet/dry process tools considered a plus.
  • Experience with MS Office Suite

 

Required Qualifications:

  • Able to work a four-day weekend schedule (Friday through Monday)
  • Able to work independently and within team environment
  • Able to analyze data and develop actions
  • Experience with methodical root cause investigation and problem solving
  • Clarity in oral and written technical communication
  • Able to train and provide technical guidance

 

Desired Qualifications:

  • Equipment design and modification for performance improvement
  • Statistical Software packages for data analysis (e.g. JMP, Minitab, R)
  • Informal leadership
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Engineer (Lithography) — Round Rock

Toppan Photomasks Inc. has an exciting opportunity available for an experienced Lithography Engineer located at our Round Rock, TX production facility!  As a Litho Engineer within the Toppan Photomasks Inc. organization, you will responsible for technical leadership  and support within the Lithography area of our factory.  This is a key role for our site and brings with it many opportunities for growth and development for the successful candidate! 

About Toppan Photomasks Inc.

Toppan Photomasks Inc. is the world's premier semiconductor photomask provider and operates the industry's most advanced and largest network of manufacturing facilities worldwide.  TPI offers a comprehensive range of photomask technologies and research and development capabilities to meet the increasingly sophisticated and divergent product and service requirements of the global semiconductor industry.  Toppan Photomasks is headquartered in Round Rock, Texas and is a wholly owned subsidiary of Toppan Printing Company Ltd., a diversified global company with revenue in excess of US$13 billion in 2018.

 

Lithography Engineer

 

Key Tasks & Responsibilities:

 

  • Establishes operating equipment specification, improves manufacturing techniques, and introduces new process equipment to production
  • Interfaces with product design and development to ensure that processes and designs are compatible
  • Oversees the testing, troubleshooting, and evaluation of systems and equipment
  • Assists in the development of new or modified multifunctional process formulations, including  defining equipment and material requirements & specifications, processing techniques and methods applied in the manufacture, fabrication, and evaluation of photomasks, photoblanks, or pellicles

 

 

Required Skills & Competencies:

 

  • Excellent communication (oral/written) and interpersonal skills
  • Customer service orientation
  • Proficient technical process management skills
  • Problem-solving skills
  • Teamwork skills
  • Data analysis + data management skills
  • Adept with PC’s and common software suites (MS Office, Windows, Excel, PowerPoint, Word, etc.)
  • Electronic / Mechanical troubleshooting skills
  • Technical writing skills
  • Strong technical acumen
  • Presentation skills on technical subjects
  • Sound technical decision-making skills
  • Project Management / Scheduling skills
  • Business and technical analysis skills
  • Training / Technical Guidance skills

 

 

Experience and Skills Needed:

 

  • Minimum of 3 years engineering experience within the Semiconductor or Electronics industry
  • Production-focused approach
  • Solid knowledge of:

ü  Mechanical / CAD design

ü  Multiple components of mask / mask materials manufacturing technology

ü  SPC / data management

ü  Clean room operations

ü  ISO 9000 standards

ü  Quality Systems (CP, FMEA, 8D, etc.)

ü  System / UNIX

 

  • University degree in and Engineering or Engineering-related field
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Europe

Technical Planning Techniker / Mitarbeiter für die lithografische Photomasken-Datenaufbereitung (w/m/d) – im kontinuierlichen Schichtdienst – — Dresden

Ihr Aufgabenbereich liegt in der Verarbeitung und Aufbereitung von Design-, Steuer- und Messdaten der
Kunden sowie deren Übertragung und Bereitstellung an den Produktionstools der Fertigungsstandorte. Sie
sind eingebunden in die technische Abwicklung der lithografischen Photomasken-Bestellung unserer Kunden
und arbeiten vorbereitend für die Abteilungen Lithographie, Measurement und Inspection gemäß definierter
technischer Spezifikationen und Prozesse.

Weiterhin gehören folgende Aufgaben zur Positionsbeschreibung:

  • Technische Überprüfung und Weiterverarbeitung aller zur Verfügung gestellten
  • Daten und Informationen
  • selbstständige Klärung und Problemlösung aller daraus resultierenden Fragen
  • Archivierung der zugehörigen Kunden- und Fertigungsauftragsdaten
  • Kontinuierliche Pflege aller relevanten Unterlagen

Sie werden an Projekten zur Optimierung des Datenaufbereitungsprozesses, hinsichtlich Qualität, Kosten und
Bearbeitungszeit teilnehmen. In dieser Rolle arbeiten Sie sehr eng mit allen europäischen Standorten des
Toppan Konzerns sowie auch mit unseren Kunden zusammen.

Wir erwarten:

  • Abschluss einer mindestens zweijährigen Fachschulausbildung („Techniker“ oder gleichwertige Qualifikation im Bereich Informatik, Wirtschafsinformatik, Technische Informatik,
  • Automatisierungstechnik, Elektrotechnik oder eines vergleichbaren Gebietes)
  • Kenntnisse im Bereich UNIX/Linux und CAD sind wünschenswert
  • Sehr guter Umgang mit dem PC und allen Standard MS-Office-Anwendungen
  • Gute Ausdrucksfähigkeit in Wort und Schrift in deutscher und in englischer Sprache
  • Einwandfreie analytische Fähigkeiten
  • Hohe Kundenorientierung, Leistungsbereitschaft und Teamorientierung
  • Fähigkeit einwandfrei und sorgfältig nach Prozessbeschreibung zu arbeiten, auch unter Termindruckund stetig steigenden Herausforderungen

Wir bieten:

  • Breites Aufgabengebiet und eine eigenverantwortliche, herausfordernde Tätigkeit in einem sehrkollegialen und engagierten Team
  • Attraktive, marktorientierte Vergütung, inklusive Zahlung von Schichtzuschlägen und einer Schichtzulage für die Arbeit in kontinuierlicher Schicht
  • betriebliche Präventionsangebote zur Erhaltung der Gesundheit
  • Arbeitgeberunterstützte betriebliche Altersvorsorge

Wir suchen Persönlichkeiten, die aktiv, eigenständig und vorausplanend ihr Arbeitsumfeld gestalten wollen und bereit sind, Entscheidungen zu treffen und Verantwortung zu übernehmen.

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Ingénieur de Production (H/F) / Sr Process Engineer (f/m/gn) — Corbeil

Le poste à pourvoir

Dans le cadre de la poursuite du déploiement de son processus d’amélioration continue, Toppan Photomasks France S.A.S. recherche un(e) Ingénieur(e) Industrialisation des procédés.

Principales missions

Responsable du support technique d’une partie du process de la production, vous assurerez, sous la responsabilité du Responsable Engineering et en collaboration étroite avec vos collègues (ingénieur(es), support techniques, maintenance ; en local et à l’international) les missions principales suivantes :

  • Conception, validation technique et développement des procédés de fabrication
  • Force de proposition pour l’amélioration et l’optimisation des procédés de fabrication
  • Recherche de solutions techniques efficientes dans une démarche d’amélioration continue
  • Gestion des priorités au quotidien et réactivité afin d’assurer la continuité de la production
  • Soutien technique actif journalier auprès des équipes de production et de la maintenance en salle blanche sur machines de production.

Profil recherché

  • Diplômé (e) d’une école d’ingénieur ou Master 2 en physico-chimie.
  • Une expérience en industrie de production de minimum 3 ans avec une expérience en salle blanche serait un plus.
  • Maîtrise des méthodes d’amélioration continue et méthodologie d’analyse requises (8D, 5 why ,Ishikawa…).
  • Bonne connaissance des méthodes de contrôle des processus et de la qualité (SPC)
  • Autonome, dynamique et réactif(ve), vous avez de bonnes facultés de communication et évoluez avec aisance dans un environnement multiculturel.
  • Esprit d’équipe et curiosité intellectuelle indispensables.
  • Bilingue anglais.
  • Profil R&D s’abstenir.

La sécurité et respect de l’environnement représentant une part importante dans la stratégie de Toppan, votre sens des responsabilités sur ces problématiques et sur l'impact de l’activité engineering sur la production est un atout majeur.

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Post to be filled

As part of the ongoing roll-out of its continuous improvement process, Toppan Photomasks France S.A.S. is looking for a Process Engineer.

Main missions

Responsible for the technical support of part of the manufacturing process, under the responsibility of the Engineering Manager and in close collaboration with your colleagues (engineers, technical supports, maintenance team, etc. locally and abroad) you will be assigned of the following missions:

  • Design, technical validation and development of manufacturing processes
  • Provide strong proposals for the improvement and optimization of manufacturing processes
  • Optimize the existing production processes and the search for technical and effective solutions in a continuous improvement manner
  • Provide training / technical support to production teams on a daily basis in the production line
  • Daily operational support and teamwork with maintenance team on the equipment fleet in the production line to ensure production activity continuity

Required profile

  • Master degree 2/ Engineering diploma in Physics/Chemistry/Engineering
  • A 3 years minimum professional experience in the clean room industry (microelectronics / masks) or as process engineer in industry is recommended
  • Strong knowledge of continuous improvement methods and analysis methodology (8D, 5x why, Ishikawa diagram…)
  • Good knowledge of process and quality control methods such as SPC
  • Good team spirit, curiosity, autonomy, reactivity, daily task priority management required
  • Demonstrate a high affinity for working in international teams.
  • You exhibit a strong analytical and systematic style when facing new challenges.
  • Fluent in English mandatory
  • R&D profile, please refrain.

As safety and respect of the environment are an important part of Toppan's strategy, your sense of responsibility on these points and on the impact of the engineering activity on production is a major asset.

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Accounting Analyst / Finanzbuchhalter (w/m/d) - befristet / ab sofort bis Ende Juni 2022 - — Dresden

Als Accounting Analyst (w/m/d) sind Sie verantwortlich für die Führung des Hauptbuchs einer unserer europäischen Konzerntöchter, inklusive der Erstellung von Monatsabschlüssen nach US-GAAP in enger Abstimmung mit den entsprechenden Abteilungen der Konzerngruppe.  Ein weiterer Schwerpunkt Ihrer Tätigkeit ist das selbstständige Controlling von Monatsabschlüssen sowie die Erstellung von anspruchsvollen Berichten und Planungsrechnungen.

Wir erwarten:

  • Fundierte Buchhaltungskenntnisse, vorzugsweise durch ein abgeschlossenes Studium der Wirtschaftswissenschaften und/oder einen Abschluss als Bilanzbuchhalter/in
  • Sehr gute Ausdrucksfähigkeit in Wort und Schrift in deutscher und englischer Sprache
  • Fähigkeit komplexe Sachverhalte zu verstehen, zu bearbeiten und neue Lösungen zu entwickeln
  • Sehr gute Kenntnisse in MS Office-Anwendungen, insbesondere Excel
  • Selbständige und gewissenhafte Arbeitsweise
  • Teamorientiertes Denken und Handeln
  • Hohe Einsatzbereitschaft und Belastbarkeit

Wir suchen Persönlichkeiten, die aktiv, eigenständig und vorausplanend ihr Arbeitsumfeld gestalten wollen und bereit sind, Entscheidungen zu treffen und Verantwortung zu übernehmen.

 

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Asia

Technical Customer Support Engineer — Shanghai

Job scope

  • Responsible for developing, modifying, and evaluating computer programs for internal functional areas
  • Analyzes existing programs or formulates logic for new systems, prepares flowcharting, performs coding, and tests/debugs programs
  • Prepares system and programming documentation; including requirements, design and test documents in the form of flow charts and traceability matrices
  • Responsible for providing technical customer support by analyzing and diagnosing software/hardware problems and/or developing system/procedure changes necessary to meet customer specifications and requirements

 Knowledge

  • Proficient working knowledge of C, C++, Java, VSM, shell script and visual basic
  • Proficient working knowledge of SDLC methodology, RDBMS, SQA/test (for database, Oracle, mySQL and etc.)
  • Proficient experience working with multiple operating systems – LINUX, UNIX(SUN/HP), MS, Windows and Client/Server
  • Strong working knowledge of Photomask making and technical planning work flow processes
  • University degree in computer, engineering or related field (equivalent experience)
  • Up to 5 years in IT or electronics industry

 Skills

  • Fluent in English
  • Proficient teamwork /collaborative skills
  • Proficient problem-solving/analytical skills
  • Proficient debug/troubleshooting skills
  • Proficient communication (oral/written) and interpersonal skills
  • Proficient customer service orientation
  • Proficient technical documentation skills
  • Detail-oriented

Knowledge / Experience needed for the job: college diploma, chinese & english is a must, 3-4 years programming experience, Chinese citizenship

 

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