Onto Innovation is a leader in process control, combining global scale with an expanded portfolio of leading-edge technologies that include : 3D metrology spanning the chip from nanometer-scale transistors to micron-level die-interconnects;
macro defect inspection of wafers and packages; metal interconnect composition; factory analytics; and lithography for advanced semiconductor packaging.
Our breadth of offerings across the entire semiconductor value chain helps our customers solve their most difficult yield, device performance, quality, and reliability issues.
Onto Innovation strives to optimize customers’ critical path of progress by making them smarter, faster and more efficient.
Job Summary & Responsibilities
Software Quality Assurance Engineer Hybrid Metrology End-To-End Solution Testing
Job Summary & Responsibilities :
Perform various types of testing to ensure software quality for Onto’s optical metrology systems including integration testing for hardware / software systems, system interface testing, functional testing for software services / modules, regression and benchmarking testing for system performance etc.
Cover the end-to-end metrology solution workflow from operating optical metrology tools in acquiring measure data, preparing and setting up recipes for measurement, to producing thin film / OCD metrology solutions.
Collaborate closely with product, hardware, software, application, characterization team in designing SQA testing strategies and plans based on product requirements, system specifications and technical design documents.
Create detailed, comprehensive and well-structured test plans and test cases.
Plan, coordinate and execute testing activities to meet product release schedules and requirements.
Design, implement, and maintain test automation capabilities to improve the efficiency and coverage to SQA testing.
Develop, maintain and improve testing suites / processes for various purpose such as feature testing, regression testing, release testing and benchmarking etc.
Document software defects and work closely with software teams in addressing them
Track quality assurance metrics, like defect densities and open defect counts.
Identify software quality gaps and provide solutions.
Stay up-to-date with and actively adopt new testing tools and test strategies.
BS degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Physics, Chemistry, Material Science or a related discipline
Passionate about quality and taking ownership
Critical problem solving and strong analytical skills
Proven work experience in software quality assurance
Strong knowledge of SQA methodologies, tools and processes
Experience in developing comprehensive test plans and test cases based on software requirements
Hands-on experience with automated testing tools
Solid knowledge in scripting
Experience working in an Agile / Scrum development process
Preferred Education and Experience :
Prior experience with working knowledge in one or more of the following areas : semiconductor front-end processes, Thin Film and OCD metrology technologies, optical spectroscopies and material characterization
MS or PhD in Computer Science, Engineering, Physics, Chemistry, Material Science or a related discipline
Knowledgeable in one or more of the following areas : numerical analysis, machine learning, software development
Onto Innovation is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal-opportunity employer. We offer competitive salaries and a generous benefits package, including health / dental / vision / life / disability, PTO, 401K plan with employer match, and an Employee Stock Ownership Program (ESOP) along with health & wellness initiatives.
We provide a collaborative working environment along with resources, and state-of-the-art tools & equipment to promote success;
and a welcoming, inclusive corporate culture where individuals are recognized for their contributions.