Applied Materials Electrical Engineer III - (E3) in Kawasaki, Japan

Requires in-depth knowledge and experience. Uses best practices and knowledge of internal or external business issues to improve products or services. Solves complex problems; takes a new perspective using existing solutions. Works independently, receives minimal guidance. Acts as a resource for colleagues with less experience.

Key Responsibilities

  1. Design or modify electrical/electronic engineering assemblies, layouts/schematics and/or detailed drawings/specifications of difficult scope

  2. Problem identification and troubleshooting a variety of complex electrical problems with limited supervision

  3. Define, coordinate, perform and generate engineering test reports with limited supervision

  4. Perform engineering analysis of difficult scope with limited supervision

  5. Technically lead and/or executes engineering projects, including development of key suppliers

  6. Implements concepts for variety of complex product issues and electrical solutions of difficult scope

  7. Generate electrical product specifications

  8. Specify and review engineering documentation

Functional Knowledge

  • Demonstrates conceptual and practical expertise in own discipline and basic knowledge of related disciplines

Business Expertise

  • Has knowledge of best practices and how own area integrates with others; is aware of the competition and the factors that differentiate them in the market


  • Acts as a resource for colleagues with less experience; may lead small projects with manageable risks and resource requirements

Problem Solving

  • Solves complex problems; takes a new perspective on existing solutions; exercises judgment based on the analysis of multiple sources of information


  • Impacts a range of customer, operational, project or service activities within own team and other related teams; works within broad guidelines and policies

Interpersonal Skills

  • Explains difficult or sensitive information; works to build consensus



  • Bachelor's Degree

  • 4 - 7 Years of Experience

Applied Materials is committed to diversity in its workforce including Equal Employment Opportunity for Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans and Individuals with Disabilities.

Primary Location: Japan-Kanagawa-Ken-JPN,Kawasaki

Job Title: Electrical Engineer III - (E3)

Job: Engineering

Requisition ID: 1708611

Shift: Day Job

Travel: Yes, 25 % of the Time

Posting Type: Internal / External

Relocation Package: Domestic Full Relocation