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Title:  Sr. Engineer - Physical Chem/Systems

About Advanced Energy


Advanced Energy Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ: AEIS),enables design breakthroughs and drives growth for leading semiconductor and industrial customers. Our precision power and control technologies, along with our applications know-how, inspire close partnerships and innovation in thin-film and industrial manufacturing. We are proud of our rich heritage, award-winning technologies, and we value the talents and contributions of all Advanced Energy's employees worldwide.




Advanced Energy is currently hiring a talented and experienced Engineer – Senior Physical Chemist/Systems Engineer.

This position is a key contributor in the Photonics group of Advanced Energy, Inc.  It provides technical leadership in the development of gas analyzers for multiple industrial markets, including semiconductor manufacturing equipment, gas leakage monitoring and exhaust analysis.  This position will provide insight into semiconductor processes as well as other industrial processes where gas analysis can play a key role.




  • Development of system architectures
  • Development of gas detection technologies
  • Design of Semiconductor NDIR Gas Analyzers
  • Design of Industrial Process NDIR Gas Analyzers
  • Design of Automobile Exhaust Gas Analyzers
  • Product Life Cycle support
  • Development of manuals, documentation, and release files in support of product development
  • Supervision of external contractors used in product development




  • 5+ years of relevant experience
  • Strong experience and knowledge of Semiconductor Processes
  • Strong experience in IR gas absorption spectroscopy
  • Experience in other gas detection and gas analyzer technologies
  • Strong experience in defining system architectures
  • Ability to read electrical schematics
  • Ability to understand software concepts
  • Strong technical leadership
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills
  • Ability to write clear technical documentation




  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in Chemistry, Physical Chemistry, Material Science, or other science


Advanced Energy is committed to diversity in its workforce including Equal Employment Opportunity for Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans and Individuals with Disabilities.

Nearest Major Market: San Jose
Nearest Secondary Market: Palo Alto