Senior Computational Chemist

<strong>At FUJIFILM Electronic Materials, a global leader in solutions for the semiconductor manufacturing industry, we search for the most talented and qualified. At Fujifilm, performance, development, and accountability are the standards to which the company and its people strive toward. And to support its employees, we offer programs that motivate, educate and promote a healthy work-life balance, which increases employee satisfaction and overall personal well-being.</strong>

Mesa, AZ

FUJIFILM Electronic Materials

<p>Successful semiconductor manufacturers move quickly. They demand quality and they require leading technology. For them, partnering with the right supplier is a critical decision.</p> <p>With state-of-the-art manufacturing facilities in the U.S., Europe, Taiwan, China, Korea and Japan, local sales offices throughout the world and on site applications support, FUJIFILM Electronic Materials is prepared to supply the world's top tier semiconductor manufacturers.</p> <p>FUJIFILM Electronic Materials offers a broad array of products and services used throughout the semiconductor manufacturing process.</p>

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Overview: <div class="iCIMS_InfoMsg iCIMS_InfoMsg_Job"> <div class="iCIMS_Expandable_Container"> <div class="iCIMS_Expandable_Text"> <div class="iCIMS_InfoMsg iCIMS_InfoMsg_Job"> <div class="iCIMS_Expandable_Container"> <div class="iCIMS_Expandable_Text"> <p><strong>Who We Are</strong></p> <p><strong>FUJIFILM Electronic Materials, U.S.A., Inc.,</strong> is a global leader in chemical solutions which enable the semiconductor industry and the digital universe. We have an exciting opportunity at our Mesa, AZ facility for a <strong>Senior Computational Chemist!</strong></p> <p>With state-of-the-art manufacturing facilities in the U.S., Europe, Taiwan, China, Korea and Japan, local sales offices throughout the world and on-site applications support, FUJIFILM Electronic Materials supplies the world's top tier semiconductor manufacturers with a broad array of products and services used throughout the semiconductor manufacturing process.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><strong>The Role</strong></p> <p>The Senior Computational Chemist role serves as the digital expert for CMP and p-CMP processes. They will initially focus on aiding the implementation of the lab informatics system and simulation program in Mesa, AZ. Thereafter, will be responsible for supporting and expanding these systems to improve efficiency and enable new capabilities in R&amp;D. A key focus is applying the field of AI/machine learning to the data made available by these projects.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>&nbsp;</p> </div> </div> </div>
Responsibilities: <ul> <li>Lead efforts to model Chemical-Mechanical Polishing (CMP) phenomena though use of Density Functional Theory (DFT), Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD), and Discrete Element Method (DEM) methods.</li> <li>Create and iteratively refine computational models that simulate key phenomena in CMP.</li> <li>Collaborate with engineers to integrate computational results into practical applications and experiments.</li> <li>Ensure the accuracy of computational models through quality assurance checks.</li> <li>Develop and train AI/machine learning models for novel slurry formulations.</li> <li>Write Python scripts for data analysis, modeling, and informatics system automation.</li> <li>Simultaneously manage multiple projects and drive them to completion with a focus on customer service.</li> <li>Communicate complex concepts effectively to internal and external stakeholders.</li> <li>Stay up to date with advancements in computational chemistry and CMP technology.</li> <li>Manage individual projects, including setting goals, timelines, and milestones.</li> <li>Stay highly organized and demonstrate ability to handle multiple tasks and projects.</li> <li>Learn quickly and maintain readiness for new challenges.</li> <li>Communicate and work well with other professionals in a team environment.</li> <li>Work independently in lab environment and direct technicians to support project needs.</li> <li>Travel domestically and internationally up to 10% of the time.</li> </ul>
Requirements: <ul> <li>PhD in Chemistry, Computer Science, Material Science, or relevant field with 3 plus years of related experience. An M.S. degree with 7 plus years of related job experience will also be considered.</li> <li>Experience with computational methods including density functional theory (DFT), computational fluid dynamics (CFD), and discrete element method (DEM). Experience with opensource solutions preferred.</li> <li>Proficiency in Python and machine learning and data analysis packages such as PyTorch, Pandas, NumPy</li> <li>Proficiency in MS Excel, Word, PowerPoint, and Outlook.</li> <li>Excellent communication, time management, and organizational skills.</li> <li>JMP DOE experience preferred.</li> <li>Experience with the semiconductor industry is preferred.</li> <li>This is a safety-sensitive position that requires candidates to successfully pass a post-offer drug screening prior to employment. One of the essential job functions is the ability to work in a constant state of alertness and in a safe manner.</li> </ul> <br /> <p><strong>MENTAL &amp; EMOTIONAL REQUIREMENTS</strong></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <ul> <li><strong>Resilience -</strong> Adapting well in the face of workplace stressors, the ability to work effectively and efficiently in high stress and conflict situations, the ability to remain poised under all circumstances, the ability to maintain regular attendance and be punctual.</li> <li><strong>Communication -</strong> The ability to successfully and professionally express and exchange&nbsp;ideas&nbsp;and meanings with all levels of employees in the organization, the ability to interact appropriately with a variety of individuals including customers/clients, the ability to work as an integral part of a team, ability to interact effectively with people in a positive manner that engenders confidence and trust.</li> <li><strong>Reasoning and decision-making -</strong> The ability to understand, remember and follow verbal and written instructions, the ability to reason logically and make sound decisions.</li> <li><strong>Comprehension -</strong> The ability to complete tasks without direct supervision, the ability to simultaneously address multiple complete problems.</li> <li><strong>Organizational skills -</strong> Ability to multitask without loss of efficiency or accuracy, the ability to work and sustain attention with distractions and interruptions, the ability to perform in situations requiring speed, deadlines or productivity quotas.</li> </ul> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><strong>FUJIFILM Electronics Materials, U.S.A., Inc.,</strong> is part of the Fujifilm family &ndash; a company that has been evolving and transforming for more than 85 years. Fujifilm is focused on four strategic business areas: <em>Advanced Materials</em>, including electronic materials for semiconductor manufacturing; <em>Imaging</em>; <em>Healthcare</em>; and products and services to support <em>Business Innovation</em>. As a global company, Fujifilm has revenues of $21 billion, with 310 group companies and 73,275 employees worldwide.</p>