Development Engineer (LCM)

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About This Position

To support GSE technology development needs in process development and test for Low Cost Metallization.  

Position-Related Responsibilities:
  • Plans, designs and analyzes electrochemical electrodeposition of copper circuits for production of grids for thin-film photovoltaic material.
  • Identify routes to increases in production rate, pattern quality, reproducibility, and control of the electrodeposited patterns.
  • Work as part of a team to develop the overall copper electrodeposition process for very fine features using novel techniques.
  • Maintain process to reproducibly meet production standards in pilot equipment. 

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Experience:

  • B.S. or M.S. in chemistry, materials science, chemical or electrical engineering, or similar field, with 6 years or more relevant experience.
  • Practical experience pertaining to copper electrodeposition of patterned features on conductive forms.  
  • Must be highly-motivated and goal-oriented, and able to function in a dynamic research environment. 
  • Demonstrated ability to complete tasks with reliable consistency, care, safety and attention to detail. 
  • Experience with electrochemistry, electrodeposition, data analysis and problem-solving, materials characterization and measurement.

All employees are expected and required to adhere to the Company Code of Ethics and Principles of Conduct.