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Material Science Lab Engineer


Wuxi, CN

About our group:

Seagate's Material Science Lab specializes in developing, controlling and measuring product and process cleanliness at internal, external and Indirect suppliers of Hard Disk Drives (HDD). Materials Science Laboratory teams have expertise in Chemical and Materials Science analytical methodology and interpretation. 

About the role - you will:

●    Execute Tof-SIMS analytical tool to support cleanliness on all products - focus on Evans
●    Perform drive and its component contamination analysis for Yield, ODT, ORT, and Customer return failure drives
●    Identify contamination from drive process and engineering, find the possible source and verify the efficiency of corrective action
●    Coordinate and communicate with other departments and Design Centers for the Tof-SIMS analysis

About you:

●    Familiar with chemical or material analysis
●    Possess knowledge of GCMS or HPLC or FESEM analysis
●    Good decision making and problem-solving skills
●    Have good data analysis skills
●    Fluent English speaking and writing skills and able to work under pressure

Your experience includes:

●    Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint
●    Chemical or material science lab
●    Bachelors and/or equivalent experience


Location: Wuxi

Located in the high technology district, our site in Wuxi is a global manufacturing hub, where more than 6,000 employees deliver technical services, customer test, manufacturing and support capabilities. On site you can grab breakfast, lunch, dinner and snacks at our canteen, grab-and-go market and coffee shop. We offer basketball, badminton, yoga clubs and group exercise classes. We also have music, dance, photography and literature clubs galore, along with an active Toastmasters International chapter, and frequently have on-site festivals, celebrations and community volunteer opportunities. 

In response to COVID-19, this position may temporarily begin and be performed remotely. Seagate is actively evaluating the virus and our employees' health and safety are our top priority. In the future, this position will report to and be performed at our Wuxi location.

















About Us

At Seagate, our mission is to give people peace of mind by protecting their digital lives.

Since 1978, Seagate has been creating precision-engineered data storage technologies that deliver superior capacity, speed, safety, and performance. We help people harness and maximize the datasphere.

Seagate couldn't do any of that without its employees—a diverse workforce of 40,000 creative, hard-working, passionate people all over the world. From the Silicon Valley, the United Kingdom, Singapore, India, Thailand, through China, our people are proud to embody the values of integrity, innovation, and inclusion.

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