Postdoc Thesis: "Atomic Layer Deposition (ALD), PEALD of Metals" 

18 Months with possibility of extension

Basic Job Functions:
• Responsible for PEALD equipment in clean room environment
• Develop new processes / materials for optical coatings
• Identify optimal precursors and deposition conditions for metals
• Characterize optical coatings
• Design optical elements
• Produce and characterize optical elements
• Optimize production process
• Assist undergraduate students in research work

• PhD in Materials Science, Physics, Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or equivalent discipline.

• Strong communication skills of oral and written English
• Communication skills of oral and written German is preferred
• Expertise in thin film deposition (ALD, CVD)
• Expertise in metallic optical elements is preferred
• Experience in plasma enhanced deposition processes is preferred
• Experience in structured problem solving, experimental data proven by theoretical analysis
• Proven track record in publishing
• Experience in failure analysis and material characterization techniques such as ellipsometry, optical and vibrational spectroscopy, SEM, AFM, XPS, etc. required.
• Skilled in electrical and optical characterization of metals.
• Excellent data analysis skills, design of experiments.

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