Process Engineer/Technician

    • Job Tracking ID: 85347-341957
    • Job Location: San Jose, CA
    • Job Level: Any
    • Level of Education: Any
    • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
    • Date Updated: 05/11/2022
    • Years of Experience: Any
    • Radford Job Code: 04721
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Job Description

CTT, a Kratos' company, is looking for a Process Engineer/Technician for their San Jose office.

Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc. (NASDAQ:KTOS) develops and fields transformative, affordable technology, platforms, and systems for United States National Security related customers, allies, and commercial enterprises.

At Kratos, we encourage an entrepreneurial spirit balanced with discipline. We work hard, and take care of our customers, employees and families. Recognized as thought leaders in our industry, we are motivated by creating and delivering innovative solutions to our nation and global customers. We proactively build trusted relationships with our peers, partners and customers, and take ownership for our actions—always striving to do the right thing.

Kratos offers medical, dental, vision, life, short and long term disability insurance, 401(k) savings plan, Employee Stock Purchase Plan (ESPP), paid time off, paid holidays, tuition reimbursement, and more.

Designs, develops, and implements cost-effective methods of testing and troubleshooting systems and equipment for all phases of product development and manufacturing.

• Use of dicing saw cutting ceramic and silicon wafer, laser cutting, mechanical & chemical cleaning and final inspection.
• Use of Solitec Spinner to 4500rpm.
• Resistivity of D.I. water is better than 200k-ohms or above.
• Gold etchant is room temp with stirring agitation.
• Work with Photo Resist stripper heated to 60C+-5.
• Troubleshoot machines and processes on the manufacturing line to keep production running.
• Other job duties as assigned.

This position does not have supervisory responsibilities.

Experience and Skills

• Knowledge of chemicals used, Potassium Iodine, Hydroflouric Acid, Nitric Acid, Photo Resist developer, Photo Resist stripper, and Tantalum Nitride, etc.
• Ability to write work instructions to document key process steps
• Possess the knowledge, skills, and abilities to perform the assigned duties, including computer skills.
• Maintain sensitive and confidential information as required by company and government requirements.
• Communicate and interact effectively with peers, supervisors, and public, including maintaining respect for others, and following company policies.
• Ability to read, understand, and follow instructions.
• Ability to work in a fast paced environment.
• Ability and desire to work hands-on in a team environment is necessary
• Must be flexible to support a variety of areas and have the ability to manage time between these areas

• Requires minimum 2 years of related experience in manufacturing environment.
• Requires US Citizenship and the ability to obtain and maintain a US DoD Security Clearance.
• Bachelor's Degree preferred but not required.

• Office and open cubical environment.
• Ability to sit for long periods of time.
• Ability to perform repetitive motion (keyboarding, mouse, phones).


Job Benefits

  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Tax Savings Accounts (HSA / FSA)
  • Life Insurance
  • Short Term Disability
  • Long Term Disability
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • 401k
  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan
  • PTO
  • Education Assistance Program
  • Paid Holidays
Kratos Defense is an Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action Employer. EOE, Minorities, Females, Vet, Disabled, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity or any other protected class.
All qualified job seekers are encouraged to apply. Kratos Defense is committed to America's veterans by providing opportunities for them to continue contributing after service to our nation. We also work to provide reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities.
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