Systems Software Manager

Job Locations US-MN-Bloomington
Posted Date 3 weeks ago(2/27/2018 5:19 PM)
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Company Overview

Rudolph Technologies, Inc. is a worldwide leader in the design, development, manufacture and support of defect inspection, advanced packaging lithography, process control metrology, and data analysis systems and software used by microelectronic device manufacturers worldwide. We enable the digital age by pushing the boundaries of technology, creating tools and solutions needed for manufacturing tomorrow’s cutting edge electronic devices. We fuse process and process control by combining a deep understanding of customer’s challenges with Rudolph’s innovative technology and analytical software to enable the world’s leading semiconductor manufacturers to reduce manufacturing costs and produce devices with the highest quality and performance.  



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The Process Control Group is a world leader in the design and manufacture of advanced metrology and optical inspection tools for monitoring of process defects in advanced semiconductor factories around the globe.  

  • Leading by example and modeling Rudolph Core ValuesManaging a team of high performing systems software engineers
  • Daily setting and communicating clear expectations
  • Developing software for existing and next generation inspection platforms
  • Driving successful completion of projects through a matrix-management structure
  • Inspiring the team to leverage new technologies that increase customer value and operational efficiency
  • Coaching team members to set and achieve goals, overcoming obstacles
  • Promoting/developing best-practices within PCG and corporately
  • Encouraging self-directed learning
  • Connecting with our customers through customer-facing groups to better anticipate customer needs
  • Interacting within a global, cross-functional organization to respond to commercial opportunities


  • Manager and technical contributor (50 / 50 split)
  • Project plan development
  • Project technical leadership
  • Technical feasibility & risk analysis
  • Software requirements analysis
  • Software development
  • System integration testing & verification


  • Customer focused; willingness to support customers globally as needed [<10% travel]
  • Approaches challenges with enthusiasm and inspires others
  • Committed to on-time, on-quality and on-cost delivery
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ten (10) or more years of experience:
    • C#, C++/CLI and .NET framework
    • SOLID design principles
    • Design patterns
    • User-Interface / Database development
    • .NET unit test frameworks
    • Process-orient and/or Agile software development environments
    • Software configuration management
    • Threading
  • Five (5) or more years of experience:
    • Leading/managing teams of 5 or more software engineers
  • Working on electromechanical systems (including stage control), SEMI capital equipment preferred
  • Master’s degree Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering or Computer Science


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