DuPont RD Chemist in Hsinchu, Taiwan

RD Chemist (Job Number: 199958W-01)


  • Lead a team to develop new cleaning formulations for worldwide semiconductor customers

  • Explore new formulation platform and new components through establishing fundamental understanding, data analysis, result interpretation, and design experiment

  • Design and perform studies to characterize the interaction between a liquid solution and a solid surface, including metal, metal oxides and dielectric materials

  • Collaborate with external partners and academic institutions on development of new methodology for characterzing surface chesmitry.

  • Establish new methodology for tackling customers’ critical issues and support application developement

  • Management of formulation development activities for cleaning solutions ranging from timelines, project planning and coordination of studies with other groups

  • Collaborate with process engineers to design and conduct commercial process development studies, such filtration and purification

  • Authoring of technical reports and regulatory documents

  • Conduct commercial development studies and technology transfer to manufacturing sites, for example IP (intellectual property) strategy development

  • Continue to improve R&D lab efficiency

  • Communicate with external and internal customers


  • Ph.D. in chemistry, organic chemistry, analytical chemistry, physical chemistry or material science

  • Expereience in formulation development and cleaning solution for semiconductor application

  • Knowledge about interfacial science respect to solid-liquid interaction and organometallic science

  • DOE experience and Six Sigma cerification

  • 05 year experience in semiconductor industry

  • Good English & Chinese proficiency in speaking, writing and listening

  • Ability to coach, train and lead others in the design, execution and interpretation of experiments to drive the definition and optimization of formulations

  • New or recent graduates are encouraged to apply

  • Strong hands-on based aptitude is required

  • Self-starter, able to manage projects with minimal guidance

  • Have a ‘whatever-it-takes’ attitude

  • Thrive in a high-pressure, deadline-oriented atmosphere

Primary Location: APAC-Taiwan-Hsinchu-Hsinchu

Organization: Electronics & Imaging

Schedule: Full-time

Education Level: Doctorate Degree (over 19 years)

Employee Status: Regular

Job Type: Entry Level

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