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Electrical Engineering Intern

  • Full Time Internship
  • Ann Arbor, MI
  • Applications have closed

Website KLA

KLA‡s total rewards package for employees may also include participation in performance incentive programs and eligibility for additional benefits identified below. Interns are eligible for some of the benefits identified below. Our pay ranges are determined by role, level, and location. The range displayed above reflects the minimum and maximum pay for this position in the primary location identified in this posting. Actual pay depends on several factors, including location, job-related skills, experience, and relevant education level or training. If applicable, your recruiter can share more about the specific pay range for your preferred location during the hiring process.

Company Overview

KLA is a global leader in diversified electronics for the semiconductor manufacturing ecosystem. Virtually every electronic device in the world is produced using our technologies. No laptop, smartphone, wearable device, voice-controlled gadget, flexible screen, VR device or smart car would have made it into your hands without us. KLA invents systems and solutions for the manufacturing of wafers and reticles, integrated circuits, packaging, printed circuit boards and flat panel displays. The innovative ideas and devices that are advancing humanity all begin with inspiration, research and development. KLA focuses more than average on innovation and we invest 15% of sales back into R&D. Our expert teams of physicists, engineers, data scientists and problem-solvers work together with the world‡s leading technology providers to accelerate the delivery of tomorrow‡s electronic devices. Life here is exciting and our teams thrive on tackling really hard problems. There is never a dull moment with us.


The vision of KLA‡s global human resources organization is to become a leader and partner to operating leadership in support of the company‡s efforts to achieve its strategic growth, customer and operating objectives through strategic talent management. Our mission is to enable the business, and leverage human resources to achieve short and long-term business objectives. Our primary areas of strategic focus include talent acquisition, individual and organizational assessment and development, performance management, inclusion and engagement, and rewards. The global HR organization includes HR business partners, learning and development, talent acquisition, compensation and benefits, employee communications, and HR system operations.

Job Description/Preferred Qualifications

Job Description/Responsibilities

At KLA, we are looking for high-energy interns for several exciting projects this coming summer in our Ann Arbor, Michigan location! This position provides a phenomenal opportunity to perform hands-on work on KLA‡s semiconductor inspection tools and contribute to the development of components and tooling that we integrate into KLA’s instruments. A self-motivated individual in this role will work in a team with other interns and engineers on a specific aspect of a larger project.

You’ll have opportunities for:

Programming in LabVIEW, Python, MATLAB, or Verilog, either on a PC or embedded software on ARM microcontrollers.
Designing and building control systems with motors and position sensors
Creating analog and digital hardware and software to process digital and analog I/O data to make a system more intelligent
Designing circuits with CAD tools, such as OrCAD or Cadence
Implementing FPGAs with Vivado
As an intern, you will work on projects involving a variety of these areas, because we use them all in KLA equipment! Are you ready for an exciting intern opportunity?

Qualifications/Education Desired

The successful candidate should have taken classes in, or have hands-on experience with any of the following areas:

Programming in any of the languages listed above
Circuit design, either in a system or on a printed circuit board, especially with controllers and data acquisition solutions.
Have strong analytical skills with experience in trouble-shooting electrical circuits.

Minimum Qualifications

Some College or work experience of 0 years

The company offers a total rewards package that is competitive and comprehensive including but not limited to the following:  medical, dental, vision, life, and other voluntary benefits, 401(K) including company matching, employee stock purchase program (ESPP), student debt assistance, tuition reimbursement program, development and career growth opportunities and programs, financial planning benefits, wellness benefits including an employee assistance program (EAP), paid time off and paid company holidays, and family care and bonding leave.

KLA is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, sex, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, disability status or any other status protected by applicable law. We will ensure that qualified individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment.