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Metrology Engineer

Job Description

Alchemy are currently partnering with a global technology firm who are looking to recruit a Metrology Engineer, to be based onsite in Redmond, WA.

Core Skills:

  • Bachelors in Material Science, Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, Physics or similar fields.
  • Demonstrate expertise and depth in the areas of Electron Microscopy, review related characterization and metrology techniques.
  • We expect our engineers to work directly on the tools and to handle real wafers so clean room and wafer-FAB processing experience is preferred.
  • Good Experience enabling metrology applications in challenging technology development environments.
  • Strong knowledge of data-analysis and reporting.
  • Strong detail-oriented work habits.
  • industrial experience building optical components for near-eye display.
  • Knowledge of processes including deposition, etch, lithography, metrology, cleans.
  • Interpersonal communication experience.


  • Develop and own challenging applications in support of Development and Manufacturing as an Applications Engineer in the Metrology group.
  • Set up, document, and sustain control systems to ensure metrology capability.
  • Develop specification documents, engage with suppliers, and drive qualification, installation, enablement of new tools.
  • Work with other Metrology team members to gather complementary measurements for base lining and qualifying application solutions.
  • Cross-train across Metrology as needed to maintain support continuity.
  • Partner with process-engineering owners to improve process-control and yields.
  • Identify equipment issues and lead equipment engineering team and tool vendors to assure optimal tool-fleet performance.
  • Robust structured problem-solving skills and Root Cause Analysis.
  • Summarize, document, and present results.
  • Communicate effectively with both management and fellow peers.
  • Display comfort and skill in presenting issues/findings.