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Sr. Application Engineer

Sr. Application Engineer

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Job Locations 
TW-Hsinchu City
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Regular Full-Time
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Asia Pacific region is an important market for instruments used in nanotechnology, and semiconductor. To enhance the pre-sales applications support, application development and customer satisfaction, we are requisitioning a Sr. Application Engineer based in Taiwan. 



Summary of Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for providing technical applications support for the development and implementation of BSEMI X-Ray and AAFM products in customer fabrication facilities.
  • Provides follow-up support in disseminating technical information on specific X-Ray or AAFM applications.
  • Works on complex problems where analysis of situations or data requires an in depth evaluation of various factors
  • Develop a strong understanding of competitive technologies and products in X-Ray or AAFM.
  • Helps to maintain and increase X-Ray or AAFM product usage.
  • Develops and maintains positive relationships with customers in assigned territory.
  • Create, develop, and continuously improve the customer support & applications knowledge database.

Essential Functions:

  • 85% Diagnostics and troubleshooting of X-Ray metrology and AFM metrology applications and systems, product training, installation, applications support and application development
  • 15% Knowledge data base development.



  • Pre-sales support
  • Other duties as assigned




  • 70% travel domestically on short notice
  • 30% travel internationally on short notice
  • Able to work in production floor, cleanroom, & laboratory environments
  • Must have a valid driver's license.



  • Ability to multitask and Excellent inter-personal communication skilles
  • A positive team player, self-motivated with strong analytical skills
  • Energetic self-starter with a strong work ethic.
  • Knowledge of Atomic Force Microscopy and associated applications highly desired.
  • Knowledge of X-Ray Diffraction (HRXRD, XRR, XRF) and associated applications highly desired.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication and presentation skills with MS office proficiency
  • Fluent in English and Chinese.
  • Familiar with office software



  • Rquires Master or Ph.D in Material Science, Physics, Chemistry, or EE with with X-Ray or AFM experience and preferably have experience in the semiconductor fabrication industry, or equivalent experience
  • Master's Level Degree with at least 6-7 years of experience, Ph.D Level degree with at least 3-4 year of experience in relevant fields
  • Technical background in AFM and/or other surface characterization techniques is preferred, like X-Ray Diffraction.