Packaging Engineer

    • Peekskill, NY

IBM's Brain Inspired Computing team at IBM Research - If you have strong desire to build state-of-the-art digital chips and systems join us and let's reshape the future of AI.

Your Role and Responsibilities
We are seeking qualified candidates for a staff position in our advanced microelectronic packaging team at the IBM T. J. Watson Research Center at Yorktown Heights, NY.

The mission of the advanced packaging team is to enable the fabrication of early prototype hardware module builds by applying 200mm wafer scale and die level packaging & assembly techniques. The staff member will develop and own novel packaging processes and modules to support various projects related to quantum, AI and other areas.
Example key techniques, tools and processes involved are chip and wafer bonding, FBEOL (Far backend) related processes including lithography, IMS, metal deposition and etch, characterization techniques and others. Furthermore, person will also use new novel materials in combination with established techniques to develop novel process flows and modules.

Required Technical and Professional Expertise
The ideal candidate will have a PhD degree in materials science or related disciplines.
Hands on experience in nanofabrication and semiconductor processing techniques is also required.

Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise

About Business Unit
With more than 3,000 researchers in 12 labs located across six continents, IBM Research brings together hundreds of researchers who possess unparalleled industry expertise to address some of the world's most challenging problems. Join us as we do pioneering work in areas such as cognitive computing, augmented intelligence, quantum computing, and blockchain, to name a few.

Your Life @ IBM
Join us as we do pioneering work in areas such as cognitive computing, augmented intelligence, quantum computing, and blockchain, to name a few.

About IBM
The IBM Research Division conducts scientific research and develops technologies and processes for use with IBM products and customer applications. IBM Research has produced leading contributions to the technology underlying IBM's product portfolio, as well as to the world of science and the entire IT industry. For more information please visit

The World is Our Laboratory: No matter where discovery takes place, IBM researchers push the boundaries of science, technology and business to make the world work better. IBM Research is a global community of forward-thinkers working towards a common goal: progress.

Location Statement
For additional information about location requirements, please discuss with the recruiter following submission of your application.

Being You @ IBM
IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.

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