Modeling (Optical Proximity Correction) Software engineer

Engineering - Software San Jose, California


Position at Samsung Semiconductor, Inc.



Technical professionals are defined by what they create. Samsung has the risk taking corporate culture, strategic R&D investments and global know-how to imagine, develop and market products that lead the industry.   Samsung’s Device Lab located in San Jose, CA is currently recruiting world-class engineers who share our “Innovation through passion” philosophy and thrive in a fast-pace, results-driven environment.   Ready to re-imagine yourself? Imagine who you can become at Samsung.





  • Develop image/polygon based OPC models
  • Improve model optimization engine and the existing machine learning platform
  • Improve the accuracy for the OPC models
  • Identify new applications using machine learning methods
  • Responsible for testing at function and application level
  • Report issues with clear communication and reports
  • Provide ownership and collaborate with other developers and testing engineers to drive the software quality and performance



REQUIRED SKILLS  (Education Certificates, Licenses, Travel)


  •   Experience, skill set and strong background in one or more fields listed below:
  • Experience in C++
  • Imaging processing and/or computation geometry
  • Experience in machine learning and/or model optimization
  • Prior experience with Unix and/or Linux
  • Debugging skills
  • Demonstrated ability to work as a team player, as part of a local and globally distributed team
  • 3+ years of working experience after BS/MS
  • Good oral and written skills for communication and documentation
  • BS, MS or Ph.D. in Electrical/Chemical/Optical/Computer Engineering or Physics/Applied Math




  • CUDA programming
  • Optical proximity correction, computational lithography or lithography
  • Semiconductor process




Samsung Semiconductor Inc (SSI), an equal opportunity employer, is a world leader in Memory, System LSI, and LCD technologies. Headquartered in San Jose, California, SSI is a wholly-owned U.S. subsidiary of Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.- the second largest semiconductor manufacturer in the world and the industry's volume and technology leader in DRAM, NAND Flash, SSDs, mobile DRAM and graphics memory. It is one of the largest providers of system logic, imaging and LED lighting solutions, as well as providing advanced process design and manufacturing for fabless companies. Samsung Semiconductor, Inc. also has a research and innovation center with numerous labs providing product design and research in: logic, memory, image sensors, displays and mobile technologies. In addition, the company supports Samsung Display Company, the largest producer of LCD and OLED displays.



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