NexGen Careers

Company Overview

NexGen Power Systems designs and manufactures gallium nitride (GaN) power transistors for the $4.8B high-voltage (1200 V) power transistor market. GaN makes transistors that are 10 times faster than silicon (Si) power devices enabling economically significant improvements in sophisticated power systems in their physical size, cost and efficiency. GaN offers a quantum leap over Si in power management performance and has significant cost, performance and reliability advantages. Applications for GaN transistors include server power supplies for Data Centers, Motor Drives, Electric Cars and Solar Inverters.

NexGen Power Systems is headquartered in Santa Clara, California. It builds the GaN power devices in a state-of-the-art fabrication facility located in Syracuse, New York.

Senior Engineering Manager

Job Description

  • The individual will be responsible development of new recipes and processes in all areas of fab
  • The individual must be self-motivated with very little need for management
  • Startup environment requires this individual to be hard working and with the ability to be hands on in the fab as needed.

Job Responsibilities

  • Responsible to 10 senior level engineers doing recipe development and tool characterization.
  • Responsible for engineering in Photo, Films, RTA, Etch, Metrology
  • Responsible for organizing team and ensuring areas become cross functional

Candidate Qualifications

  • B.S. or M.S. in Engineering, Physics, Material Science or related field
  • Minimum 10 years of experience in a semiconductor quality related field
  • Prior hands-on fab experience in multiple process modules
  • Prior experience with GaN is desired but not required
  • Demonstrated ability to work in manufacturing environment

Job Location: Syracuse, New York

Requisition #: NY-2019-030

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