IMT is located in Santa Barbara, California.  It is one of the most beautiful places in the world, nestled between miles of beaches and mountains that motivates you to enjoy an active lifestyle in the beautiful natural environment.

Working for IMT will be exhilarating as you will be interacting with the top professionals in the MEMS industry — providing a fast, aggressive, results-oriented work environment that allows employees to flourish. 

Be one of the team members, and contribute to manufacturing the most complex MEMS devices in the world.  We make MEMS work.

Please click on the appropriate job links to apply to Human Resources Department, including the following:

IMT is an equal opportunity employer, who strongly encourage women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and veterans to apply to all of our job openings. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin, age, disability status, Genetic Information & Testing, Family & Medical Leave, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.


Quality Assurance Inspector

  • General Description
    • Seeking a quality assurance inspector for inspection of a variety of different products under a microscope, maintain inspection records, and data entry
    • Must be able to wear personal protective equipment
    • Work in a cleanroom environment (makeup cannot be worn inside the cleanroom)
  • Work Experience, Education, and Physical Requirements
    • Good knowledge of interpreting, revising, and improving written instructions
    • Eyelit MES, Infinity, and WIP tracking software experience
    • Some knowledge or experience in Quality procedures, such as Statistical Process Control (SPC) and ISO 9001
    • Inspecting wafers and products in cleanroom manufacturing
    • Knowledge of MS Excel and good network navigation skills
    • IMT will train the right candidate 
    • Candidate must be a U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident
  • [ Click to apply to this position ]

Network Administrator/Technician

  • General Description
    • Candidate will perform routine computer and hardware support assignments plus employee training 
  • Detailed Job Duties
    • Installing, upgrading, and proactive maintenance of Innovative Micro Technology computer equipment, including network servers, personal computers, printers, and other network equipment and wiring
    • The candidate must be willing to work some of the time in a Class 100 cleanroom wearing a cleanroom suit
    • Ability to lift common computer and network equipment
  • Work Experience, Education, and Physical Requirements
    • Candidate must live in California to apply
    • Physical facility and software security systems, backup systems, server systems, system logs, application setup and maintenance
    • Experience with hardware and software, e.g., SonicWALL, MS Active Directory (account setup and permissions), MS Hyper-V-failover cluster, MS Exchange, MS Domain Controllers, Rapid Recovery Server, Symantec Backup, Symantec Anti-Virus, Microsoft Office 2002- 2016, Server systems Windows 2003-2018, Windows operating systems from Win 3.11 thru Windows 10 and in house CBX telephone systems
  • [ Click to apply to this position ]

Field Applications Engineer

  • General Description
    • Works with customers and IMT internal engineering teams to drive technical solutions
    • This person will work closely the sales team to proactively drive winning customer proposals
    • The FAE will be the first line in answering pre sales questions and qualify opportunities
    • This person will also create engineering solutions and work with the marketing director to create full customer proposals
    • FAE will be technical source for field input from shows, exhibits, and news trends
  • Detailed Job Duties
    • Create and present technical pre-sales presentations to customers
    • Provide technical support for sales in technical sales calls Drive proactive technical discussions with strategic target accounts
    • Work with IMT engineering to create engineering model for costing new opportunities
    • Represent sales at key trade shows as technical support
    • Answer customer technical questions in pre sales Help transfer key programs from sales to execution
  • Work Experience, Education, and Physical Requirements
    • MS or BS
    • 5 plus years experience in optical engineering or MEMS engineering
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
    • Previous customer support experience a plus
    • Ability to work in office environment and travel occasionally
  • [ Click to apply to this position ]

Manufacturing Engineer

  • General Description
    • Candidate will provide engineering support to production programs in the wafer fab
    • Duties will include dispositioning of discrepant material, assisting with technician and operator training, some wafer fab processing
  • Detailed Job Duties
    • Overall support of production programs
    • Dispositioning of discrepant material
    • Assisting with technician and operator training
    • Some wafer fab processing
    • Review process control data and evaluate process for ability to meet specifications
    • Generate yield improvement ideas and implement or assist in the implementation of yield improvement activities
    • Assist in improving production efficiency, such as reduction of unneeded process steps, reduction in operation times, and reduction in tech/operator time in processing parts
    • Generate engineering change documents and generate process procedures when necessary
  • Work Experience, Education, and Physical Requirements
    • BS college degree in technical discipline or equivalent work experience in semiconductor fabrication
    • Equivalent work experience in semiconductor fabrication – 5 Years
    • Working knowledge of fab processes; MEMS experience a plus
    • Excellent technical skills, problem solving ability
    • Working knowledge of statistics and statistical quality control
    • Good verbal and communication skills
  • Job Code: 2016-MAE-09-30 [ Click to apply to this position ]

Process Development Engineer

  • General Description
    • Develop the processes for MEMS fabrication to ensure quality, cost and efficiency requirements are met
    • Troubleshoot development problems with the fabrication process and take corrective action
    • Research the purchase of equipment or upgrades to existing equipment
    • Work closely with management and customers on technical issues and problem resolution
    • Compile and present data to management and customers during product development and production.
  • Detailed Job Duties
    • Evaluate, implement and monitor wafer fabrication processes and operating lithography, vacuum, electroplating, and wet etch systems for the development and production of MEMS products
    • Create process flow and DOEs
    • Create/edit/maintain necessary documentation
    • Monitor and improve the efficiency, output and safety of manufacturing processes through observations and measurements of data
    • Work closely with other Engineers and Technicians for quality control
    • Assume responsibility for safety/environmental issues and ongoing performance of processes
    • Must be available to work all shifts
    • All other duties, as assigned
  • Work Experience, Education, and Physical Requirements
    • A minimum of 4 years hands-on experience in silicon and glass wafer processing
    • Experience with stepper-based photolithography, vacuum and wet processing, wafer to wafer bonding, microstructure electroplating
    • MEMS Testing methods, SEM and AFM characterization
    • PhD preferred but minimum of a MS/MA in a scientific discipline required
    • Great communication, interpersonal, and computer skills
    • Ability to work in both a clean room environment and office environment
    • Must be able to don and wear Personal Protective Equipment as required
  • Job Code: 2015-PDE-02-01 [ Click to apply to this position ]

Go Back To Top