Application Engineer III Senior

2-4 years
14 days ago
Job Description


Run-to-Run Application (Development) Engineer


The Automation Products Group in Applied Global Services seeks to hire a Run-to-Run (R2R) application development engineer for new R2R deployments. Responsibilities for this role include defining, designing, creating, testing, and deploying R2R controllers for Applied Materials customers. The R2R development engineer will work closely with the R2R solution architect and deployment manager to create turnkey solutions for our customers. There are additional responsibilities to be involved in presales activities and deployment activities. These responsibilities include the following:

  • Review, validate, and approve Scope of Work (SOW) definitions for new customers seeking R2R services
  • Review and respond to customers Request for Proposal (RFP)
  • Review and manage SOW change requests
  • Participate in the R2R deployment project management process
  • Participate in the design, development, testing, and deployment of R2R controllers

Successful candidates will have advanced knowledge R2R control and will be able to create controllers within Applied Materials framework. Further, candidates will be proficient in working with customers within multiple levels of the organization, gathering customer requirements, and resolving customer concerns.

Preferred Knowledge and Experience

  • Operational knowledge of typical factory automation and control systems with strong working understanding of use cases driving need for these systems. Includes MES, Dispatching, Scheduling, SPC, FDC, AMHS, Equipment Integration, R2R control, general information technology and database technology.
  • Experience with software development business processes.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Knowledge of semiconductor manufacturing business
  • Direct experience using E3 R2R
  • Mandarin language skills not required but preferred

Qualifications and Education

  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering or Computer Science
  • 2+ Years of direct experience creating R2R controllers in a factory setting
  • Preferred to have FDC and SPC implementation experience
  • Preferred to have C# or C++ programming skill with two years implementation experience

Applied Materials is committed to diversity in its workforce including Equal Employment Opportunity for Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans and Individuals with Disabilities.



Bachelor's Degree




Years of Experience:

2 - 4 Years

Work Experience:

Additional Information


Yes, 50% of the Time

Relocation Eligible:


Applied Materials is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, citizenship, ancestry, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, veteran or military status, or any other basis prohibited by law.

Applied Materials, Inc. is an American corporation that supplies equipment, services and software for the manufacture of semiconductor (integrated circuit) chips for electronics, flat panel displays for computers, smartphones, televisions, and solar products. Integral to the growth of Silicon Valley, the company also supplies equipment to produce coatings for flexible electronics, packaging and other applications. The company is headquartered in Santa Clara, California.Founded in 1967 by Michael A. McNeilly and others, Applied Materials went public in 1972. In subsequent years, the company diversified, until James C. Morgan became CEO in 1976 and returned the company's focus to its core business of semiconductor manufacturing equipment.By 1978, sales increased by 17%.