E-Tester and Automated Optical Inspection Tool Engineer, Korea

Seoul, Seoul-si, Korea (Republic of)


Role Number:200356234
At Apple, ideas have a way of becoming extraordinary products, services, and customer experiences very quickly. Bring passion and dedication to your job and there's no telling what you could accomplish. Imagine what you could do here! We are looking for an expert engineer to assume ownership of newly developed tools - one performing Automated Optical Inspection (AOI) and one performing electrical and electro-optical tests of devices during manufacturing. Both tests are on large glass substrates. This position requires experience with testing equipment, knowledge of the manufacturing process and close collaboration with the engineering teams at Apple that developed the tool. We invite you to take this unique opportunity to join us on this journey and help us leave the world better than we found it!

Key Qualifications

  • At least 5+ years of experience (10+ advantage)
  • Specifically - experience with inspection/test tools in production lines (preferably Display or Semiconductor fabs)
  • Must have a previous track record of success conducting tests, be able to process and summarize data
  • Must possess a high level of attention to detail with handling of samples and inspection & test data
  • Knowledge and experience in operation of automatic wafer probers, ATE characterization/production test solutions, electro-optical device test equipment experience with electrical testing equipment (oscilloscope, DMM, microscope, etc) - advantage
  • High degree of comfort in a clean room environment, bringing a proactive attitude with a willingness to take ownership and get results
  • Experience with test implementation on wafer processing / capital equipment, medical device or test & measurement equipment is considered a plus
  • Experience in maintaining gauge R&R studies, golden samples, SPC
  • Experience with data analysis and s/w tools is preferred
  • Ability to work in fast paced, dynamic environment
  • Excellent communication skills, written and verbal


- Run Optical Inspection and electrical&electro-optical (light-up) tests - Report and document test results - Work closely with Apple Santa-Clara core teams to ensure accurate and sufficient test data is being collected and available - Troubleshoot for SW or HW issues on test equipment together with Apple SC DRIs (needs to have good understanding of the system functions and components) - Maintain SPC control of test equipment - Responsible for tools calibration and maintenance (incl. PM by external vendors, replacing consumable parts, etc.) - Respond to daily fab requests (as needed) - Train and mentor technicians and operators after receiving training from Apple Santa-Clara DRIs

Education & Experience

- BS or MS (preferred) in Electrical Engineering, Physics, Material Science, or Applied Physics

Additional Requirements

  • Apple is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to inclusion and diversity. We take affirmative action to ensure equal opportunity for all applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, Veteran status, or other legally protected characteristics. Apple is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to applicants with physical and mental disabilities.