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Applied Materials 2024 Summer Computational Plasma Scientist Intern (Adv Degree)-Gloucester, MA in Gloucester, Massachusetts

Applied Materials is the leader in materials engineering solutions used to produce virtually every new chip and advanced display in the world. Our expertise in modifying materials at atomic levels and on an industrial scale helps our customers – who make smartphones, supercomputers, virtual reality headsets, autonomous vehicles and more – transform their ideas into reality. Our innovations Make Possible® a Better Future.

Inside our company, we apply the idea of make possible as we work together. We value our people and teams who turn possibilities into reality by advancing our strategy, accomplishing great things and empowering others. We are deeply committed to fostering a Culture of Inclusion where every person knows they belong, feels empowered to bring their whole self to work, and is inspired to grow.

If you’re looking for a great place to grow your career, consider Applied Materials. With the data explosion and new investment in semiconductors, it’s an exciting place to be.

Applied Materials’ Ion Implantation Business Unit is searching for an intern to join our team in summer 2024! Our group works on developing plasma processing tools in the area of ion implantation, dry etch, deposition and material modification. The position will entail the following:

  • Performnumerical investigations of elements of semiconductor processing tools using commercial and in-house software

  • Analyze obtained results, draw scientific conclusions and present at internal meetings

  • Lead small design projects involving plasma source and ion optics optimization


  • Student must be pursuing a Master's or Doctorate program in Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Physics, Chemistry, or a related field

  • Student must be in good academic standing at their university, with a preferred GPA of 3.0 or above on a 4.0 scale

  • Experience in plasma physics or semiconductor processing preferred

  • Quick learner


$36 - $46 per hour

The salary offered to a selected candidate will be based on a number of factors including location and education level and will vary depending on confirmed job-related knowledge, skills, and experience

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



Doctorate Degree, Master's Degree




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Additional Information

Time Type:

Full time

Employee Type:

Intern / Student


Yes, 10% of the Time

Relocation Eligible:


Applied Materials is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, citizenship, ancestry, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, veteran or military status, or any other basis prohibited by law.