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VTT Summer Internships 2019; Trainee, silicon wafer processing (6039)


Form of employment: Full time, Fixed term

Locations: Espoo, Finland

Job area: Micronova manufacturing services

Application period: Monday, January 21, 2019 - Thursday, February 28, 2019

About us

VTT is a visionary research, development and innovation partner. We drive sustainable growth and tackle the biggest global challenges of our time and turn them into growth opportunities. We go beyond the obvious to help the society and companies to grow through technological innovations. We have over 75 years of experience of top-level research and science-based results. VTT´s turnover and other operating income is 258 M€. VTT is at the sweet spot where innovation and business come together.
VTT – beyond the obvious.

Do you want to join Process Engineering team to support silicon processing in microelectronics cleanroom Micronova in Otaniemi? We operate in cleanroom fully equipped for the fabrication of silicon and glass based microsystems and devices. Process Engineer team supports and develops processes for innovative pilot production and R&D.

With us you will be responsible for

With us you will be assisting process engineers in the process development and problem solving in the cleanroom manufacturing environment. Your task is also to help in sustaining the processes over the holiday season in collaboration with maintenance group.

Support silicon wafer processing in the manufacturing and R&D:
-Uses characterization tools, such as reflectometer, microscope, SEM, etc.
-Carries out test and monitor runs using processing equipment
-Follows up of the test results and the statistical control limits

We expect you to have

• Background in physic/chemistry/electrical engineering and studies and/or some experience in microfabrication processes.
• Ability to work in the clean room laboratory environment
• Ability to take initiative, responsibility, ability to combine theory with practice in a solution-oriented manner
• Good interaction and cooperation skills and fluent English

As a person you are

• You should be interested in the Microfabrication and enthusiastic about Silicon based devices.
• Analytical mindset, attentive to details, result-driven, not shy to propose ideas for improvement; want to see research results turn into commercial solutions.
• Good collaboration skills and also able to work independently, professional attitude.
• Willingness to learn new things while applying in practice the acquired knowledge at school

We offer

At VTT, we believe that our impact is built on scientific and technological excellence in all our work. Our people is the core of the next generation VTT. Our personnel’s wellbeing and competence development are key priorities. You will be a part of a creative and international working environment. We offer versatile, independent and challenging tasks and the needed support and coaching.

The position will be filled as soon as a suitable candidate has been found.

For further information

Please contact:
Heini Saloniemi, Manager, Process Engineering
Micronova Manufacturing Services
+358 40 733 4719

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