Member of Technical Staff, Microscopy Image Process

HQ- San Jose, CA /
R&D – Physical Characterization /
Full-Time/Part-time
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We are looking for a creative Image Analyst and Machine Learning Engineer for our team. Our ideal candidate is a skilled, meticulous engineer, who can work independently and efficiently in large teams, is capable of driving projects to completion ahead of schedule, and is experienced with building machine learning models with deep learning frameworks to extract quantitative metrics from images.

Responsibilities:

Build machine learning models using deep learning to produce quantitative values from image segmentation and object detection for process control feedback.
Build models that produce quantified metrics on a range of imaging tools: SEM, TEM, OM, and X-ray.
Cross pollinate and implement ideas and solutions between the Microscopy, Metrology, and IT teams to integrate ML models at scale for automatic data processing and database integration of results.

Minimum Education And Experience Requirements:

B.S. degree in Materials Science, Chemical Engineering, Computer Science, Physics, Statistics, Data Science or related field
>2 years’ experience with an electron microscope
>2 years’ experience with applying deep learning to image analysis
Proficiency in at least one type of programming language (e.g., Python, C++, R, JMP, MATLAB, etc.)
Knowledge of deep learning frame works (e.g., PyTorch, Sci-kit learn,, TensorFlow, Keras etc.)
Experience with image processing algorithms using MATLAB, Python, OpenCV

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

Motivated by new, challenging problems to drive process yield and device reliability improvements
Demonstrate flexibility and resourcefulness allowing smooth adaptation to a constantly evolving environment and work priorities
Autonomous, personable, positive and a good teammate, communicator
Demonstrate a track record of delivering on your commitments under ambitious schedules
You are organized, detail-oriented and a have clear written and verbal communication skills
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request an accommodation.

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