Machine learning Manager (Published: July 2020)

Role Description

Nova is looking for a senior, highly capable Machine Learning Manager for its dimensional metrology division. The ML manager is expected to play a key role in establishing Nova’s technical vision and roadmap in the domain of Algorithms in general and Machine Learning in particular, as it applies to metrology and advanced process control. The position requires excellent collaboration abilities with both in-house development partners and customers.



o Identification and prioritization of high-value algorithmic directions in Machine Learning and other areas, that can be used to address Nova’s main technical challenges

o Leading the feasibility and delivery of ML products while working closely with internal partners

o Managing customer interactions and field C&F projects

o Managing and training a highly skilled team of algo experts 

o Serving as a domain expert and technical leader in Machine Learning



o Ph.D./M.Sc in Physics, Electrical Engineering, Mathematics, Computer Science or equivalent

o At least 5 years of research and development experience in Algorithms

o Demonstrated innovation, leadership and ability to lead concept and feasibility investigations 

o Managerial experience – leading of people and projects

o Strong analytical and algorithmic skills

o Python proficiency (advantage)

o Experience in the semiconductor industry (advantage)