3.0 of 5 304 reviews
Milpitas, CA
5000+ Employees
Company - Public (KLAC)
$2 to $5 billion (USD) per year

KLA-Tencor is hard-core when it comes to hunting down flaws in chips. The company -- one of the world's largest makers of semiconductor equipment -- offers yield management systems that monitor and analyze wafers at various stages of chip production, inspecting reticles (which make circuit patterns) and measuring crucial microscopic layers. The systems' feedback allows flaws to be corrected before they can ruin the...More

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KLA-Tencor Corporation is the world's leading supplier of process control and yield management solutions for the semiconductor and related microelectronics industries.

We have been in business for over 30 years and employ over 5,000 of the smartest people around the world. With 50 offices worldwide, we serve a number of conventional and new markets from semiconductor, LED,  data storage and include careers in light sources and optics, precision mechanics, high-speed electronics, high-performance computing, and advanced algorithms.

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Whether you are an experienced professional or a new college graduate, choose where you'd like to work in the world and search our open positions. Come and join the market leader.

KLA-Tencor At A Glance

•Approximately 5000+ employees worldwide

•Leading market share in all key markets

•S&P 500 and NASDAQ 100 company



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KLA-Tencor President, CEO & Director Rick Wallace

Rick Wallace

President, CEO & Director

good work, bad culture

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Pros: Quality of work is great and colleagues in general are good. Good work-life balance is easy to maintain. Full Review

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Accepted Offer – Interviewed in Chennai Mar 2010 – Reviewed Feb 25, 2014

Interview Details Telephone interview to short list the candidate. 2nd also would be technical in C++, COM, ATL or Java. 3rd round would be face-2-face to cover design situations. HR and then OfferFull Interview

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Top Job Award, Germany, University of St. Gallen, 2012
Healthiest Employers Honoree, Healthiest Employers Organization, 2011

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