Sr Process Engineer I - Military veterans preferred

Raytheon (


  full-time   employee

United States

Senior Process Engineer or Senior Process Engineer II

An opportunity currently exists in the Microelectronics Engineering & Technology (MET) Department, a part of Raytheon Integrated Defense Systems (IDS), as a Senior Electrical Engineer I / II. MET develops, designs, and manufactures compound semiconductor devices, millimeter/microwave integrated circuits, and modules for defense and commercial applications.

As a member of the MET Department, the individual in this role will serve as a process engineer to lead and execute process development efforts in the RF Components production wafer fab. In order to succeed at this role, the candidate should have a versatile background and experience in various aspects of wafer fabrication including two or more of the following areas: metal and dielectric deposition, etch, and photolithography. A broad understanding of other aspects of semiconductor processing, device physics, microelectronic circuit testing, and RF design is desirable.

The role requires collaborative team work and communication of project status. Experience in design of experiments, hands-on process development, and project management skills are preferred.

Required Qualifications:

- Experience with III-V compound semiconductor fabrication
- Understanding of integrated circuit functionality
- This position requires the eligibility to obtain a security clearance. Except in rare circumstances, only U.S. citizens are eligible for a security clearance.

Desired Qualifications:

- Broad knowledge related to semiconductor processing, device physics, and data analysis
- Experience with processing of III-V compound semiconductor devices particularly Gallium Nitride and Gallium Arsenide
- Experience with characterizing, understanding, and improving semiconductor device performance and reliability - - - Highly skilled at multitasking, having attention to details, and working in collaborative team environments
- Excellent communication skills
- Ability to lead and coordinate technical projects with diverse and cross-functional teams

Required Education
  • BS degree in engineering (such as chemical, materials science, electrical) or science (such as physics, chemistry) with 4+ years of experience
  • Desired Education:

  • MS degree in engineering (such as chemical, materials science, electrical) or science (such as physics, chemistry) with 2+ years of experience
  • PhD degree in engineering (such as chemical, materials science, electrical) or science (such as physics, chemistry) with a focus on semiconductors.
  • This position can be a Salary Grade G08 or Salary Grade G09 based on the candidate's qualifications as they relate to the skills, experience and responsibility requirements for the position.

    Keywords: GaN, GaAs, semiconductor, fabrication, materials science, semiconductor manufacturing, III-V compound semiconductor


Raytheon is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.