Materials Engineer, Contamination (GCMS/Gas Analyser)

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    Engineering & Manufacturing

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  • Salary:

    S$6000 - S$8500 per month

  • Contact:

    Abhik Damani

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

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My client is world leader in the R&D and manufacturing of complex equipment and now seek an experienced Engineer to set up, calibrate and maintain GC/MS and RGA analytical systems


  • Setup, calibrate, and maintain GC/MS and RGA analytical systems and separate, identify, and quantify impurities and target compounds accurately
  • Evaluate GC/MS and RGA results to understand contamination causes and implement process improvements.
  • Set up and conduct material outgassing and materials experimental work, including setting up procedures and performing experiments
  • Set up high vacuum systems and high purity inert gas chambers with analytical instrumentation.
  • Extract clear results from large, complex data sets and provide effective technical reports up to the Product Life Cycle level
  • Work on experimental benches to understand the optical effects of photo and deep ultraviolet (DUV) contamination and induced damage on optics, sensors, mask and wafers
  • Liaise with suppliers globally to define and improve manufacturing processes on critical modules and commodities that operate in ultra-high vacuum environment.
  • Collaborate with other scientist groups (photo contamination scientists, laser scientists and material scientists) for risk assessments
  • Establish well written procedures and protocols for GC/MS VOC test method.


  • PhD or Masters in Materials Science, Chemistry, Chemical Engineering
  • Strong fundamental knowledge in chemistry, chemical laboratory practices and surface science
  • Prior Experience working in an analytical laboratory.
  • Multi-disciplinary knowledge of GC/MS, RGA, mass spectroscopy, lab automation, and software
  • Experience in process flow development in an manufacturing setup
  • Strong fundamental knowledge in chemistry, chemical laboratory practices and surface science
  • Optical or laser experience will be a plus.
  • Ability to read technical drawings, understand BOMs, and use a variety of precision, testing and measuring instruments such as microscope and white light interferometer
  • Excellent communication skills and strong team player

Please send your resume in WORD format by clicking the apply button below or contact Abhik Damani on +65 6701 1527 for a confidential discussion. Please note that only short-listed candidates will be contacted. CEI Reg. Number R1544061 (Abhik Damani).