Job Information

Applied Materials Electrical Engineer III in Gloucester, Massachusetts

Key Responsibilities

  • Design or modify electrical/electronic engineering assemblies, layouts/schematics and/or detailed drawings/specifications of difficult scope

  • Problem identification and troubleshooting a variety of complex electrical problems with limited supervision

  • This position is on a track to become a wafer handler and motion control technical expert

  • Define, coordinate, perform and generate engineering test reports with limited supervision

  • Perform engineering analysis of difficult scope with limited supervision

  • Technically lead and/or executes engineering projects, including development of key suppliers

  • Implements concepts for variety of complex product issues and electrical solutions of difficult scope

  • Generate electrical product specifications

  • Specify and review engineering documentation

Functional Knowledge

  • Demonstrates conceptual and practical expertise in own discipline and basic knowledge of related discipline

  • Experience with the following is preferred:

  • Semiconductor Capital Equipment

  • Servo Systems/Mechanisms

  • Closed Loop Motion Control Theory

  • Robotics

  • Software & Programming. Arduino\microcontrollers

  • Delta Tau PMAC motion control

  • Copley Controls Products

Business Expertise

  • Has knowledge of best practices and how own area integrates with others; is aware of the competition and the factors that differentiate them in the market


  • Acts as a resource for colleagues with less experience; may lead small projects with manageable risks and resource requirements

Problem Solving

  • Solves complex problems; takes a new perspective on existing solutions; exercises judgment based on the analysis of multiple sources of information


  • Impacts a range of customer, operational, project or service activities within own team and other related teams; works within broad guidelines and policies

Interpersonal Skills

  • Explains difficult or sensitive information; works to build consensus



Bachelor's Degree




Years of Experience:

4 - 7 Years

Work Experience:

Additional Information


Not Specified

Relocation Eligible:


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