Randstad Principal Engineer in Albuquerque, New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM Salary:
US$ 150,000 - US$ 185,000 per year Date Posted:
Wednesday, October 5, 2016 Experience:
5 years Job Type:
We are seeking a Principal R&D Engineer to support the development of advanced space and terrestrial solar cell products. The Principal R&D Engineer will support the growth, design, and characterization of materials and devices in an R&D environment and provide technical guidance. This position includes a comprehensive benefits package and relocation assistance to Albuquerque, New Mexico.
Responsibilities for the Principal Engineer
Research and develop processes for the MOCVD growth of III/V semiconductor photovoltaic devices from the concept phase to the manufacturing phase.
Develop a detailed understanding of the relationship between growth process, materials properties, device design, and device performance. Use modeling and simulation tools to guide experiments and understand results.
Develop a strong understanding of the design, construction, manufacturing methods, and operating principles of series interconnected multi-junction solar cells.
Analyze and interpret test data, correlate device performance to growth structure and design features.
Create growth recipes and develop understanding of growth reactor functionality. Troubleshoot reactor issues and growth-related device issues within a clean room.
Requirements for the Principal Engineer
Master s Degree or higher in material science, electrical engineering, or physics.
5 years of experience in solar cell device and product development, a strong background in common III/V (Arsenide and Phosphide) semiconductor growth, materials characterization, solar cell device design and theory, experience in a production manufacturing facility.
- Includes a comprehensive benefits package and relocation assistance to Albuquerque, New Mexico.
Job Number: 125868