Sr. Principal Metrology Engineer

Diamond Foundry

Diamond Foundry

201-500 employees

Produces single-crystal diamond wafers for tech industries

Consumer Goods


Fremont, CA, USA + 1 more

Required Skills
  • Ph.D. or Master's degree in Physics, Material Science, or Engineering with at least 6 years of relevant experience in material analysis, metrology and/or failure analysis.
  • Demonstrated experience in semiconductor industry/ wafer characterization.
  • Experience in the area of metrology using atomic force microscopy (AFM), white light interferometry (WLI), chromatic dispersion, profilometry, film thickness measurements, wafer defect detection, microscope inspection, scanning electron microscopy (SEM), etc.
  • Expert in data collection and analysis/interpretation, as well as presentation of experimental findings, DOE, SPC.
  • Proficient in measurement & analysis automation/scripting (e.g. LabVIEW, Python) is a plus.
  • Design, development and optimization of existing and new analysis techniques and metrology solutions to support research, process/IP development and failure analysis on our cutting-edge scd wafer technology.
  • Collaborate with multi-disciplinary teams including process and automation, supporting continuous improvement efforts, attack challenges ranging from demonstration of capability to production deployment and support statistical process control (SPC).
  • Define requirements for new processes and products and work with vendors to define metrology roadmap, evaluate new metrology equipment and technologies / upgrade existing tools/software.
  • Perform detailed analytical studies on metrology data, prepare/present technical reports and recommend course of action.

Diamond Foundry stands out as a leader in the tech industry with its groundbreaking production of the world's first single-crystal diamond wafers, a key component in AI, cloud computing, electric vehicles, and 5G/6G wireless technologies. The company's commitment to sustainable practices is evident in its zero-emission manufacturing process, which uniquely converts greenhouse gas into diamond wafers. Recognized by Fast Company, TIME, Business Insider, CNBC, and Inc for its disruptive and inventive approach, Diamond Foundry is not only profitable but also on a trajectory of rapid growth, backed by $515m in funding and executing a multi-billion dollar expansion plan.

Company Stage

Series B

Total Funding



San Francisco, California



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth