Role Description
The Material Metrology Division at Nova is looking for an Electrical Engineer who is a highly technical, motivated individual to support our growth in the semiconductor material metrology segment in Fremont, CA. The Electrical Engineer is someone who will work in the electrical engineering team to develop high performance high reliability electronics and electrical systems for existing and next generation NOVA metrology systems. The electrical engineer will participate in a team of electrical engineers and designers in a culture that values respect, curiosity, and execution with the vision to produce high quality electronics.

About us:

Nova provides insights into process control in the world’s most technologically advanced industry. We employ physics, mathematics, algorithms, software and hardware expertise to redefine the limits of what is possible in semiconductor manufacturing.
We invite you to join our dreamers and winners and brilliant high- aimers who see impossible as the starting point to exciting challenges, and work together in multidisciplinary global teams to find answers.
We dive deep to extract unique insights and provide our customers and partners with crucial decision-making data. Each and every one of us helps redefine what people can achieve through technology.

Why Nova:

Fortune magazine chose Nova as one of the fastest growing companies in the world in 2019 and 2020
Great Place to Work-Certified™ 2022
Opportunity to collaborate with the best in this field, our 1000+ employees love coming to work every day in our 12 offices across the globe and share their passion for technology and innovation 
What will you do as an Electrical Engineer?

Work in a dynamic environment and collaborate with cross-functional teams (e.g. system, software and project management) to deliver PCBAs, electrical/electronic systems and test fixtures
Perform electronic circuit analysis, simulation and design
Schematic capture and layout design for analog, digital and mixed-signal circuits
 Perform diagnostic and troubleshooting from component to system level
Design and implement electrical design verification and characterization tests
Collaborate with firmware engineers and assist with board testing and hardware bring up
Bachelor of Science/Master of Science, Electrical Engineering or related fields
3-5 years of work experience, including internships
Proficient in analog, digital and mixed-signal circuit analysis and design
Proficient in PCB CAD tools, preferably Altium
Proficient in circuit simulation tools, e.g. LTSpice or Pspice
Proficient in high voltage power supplies up to 5KV
Proficient in diagnostic and troubleshooting from component to system level utilizing oscilloscopes, waveform/logic analyzers, and lab equipment
Excellent knowledge of complex system level debugging and root cause analysis
Hands on capability to design and implement electrical design verification and characterization tests with solid understanding of hardware design and manufacturing test parameters
Generating test plans for functional and qualification testing, execution of test scripts required for specific test phases, preferably Python
Motivated, self-starting, and eager to learn
Good communications skills, both verbal and written

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