KLA Corporation


KLA develops industry-leading equipment and services that enable innovation throughout the electronics industry, by providing advanced process control and process-enabling solutions for manufacturing wafers and reticles. At KLA, they research, develop, and manufacture the world's most advanced inspection and measurement equipment for the semiconductor and electronics industries, and push boundaries by creating tools capable of finding defects smaller than a wavelength of visible light. In close collaboration with leading customers across the globe, our expert teams of physicists, engineers, data scientists and problem solvers design solutions that move the world forward.

Potential career path and developmental opportunities for scholars

Upon graduation, Scholars will join KLA as an entry-level Engineer with the selected Divisions (e.g. R&D, Manufacturing Engineering, etc.) and progress through the career levels within the company.

As part of the talent development program for the scholars in KLA, they will be given exposure to senior management, additional learning opportunities and chance to take on significant projects to stretch them in areas other than their immediate scope of work.

Regular engagement with the scholars will also be conducted to discuss how they can maximize their learning and contributions within KLA.

KLA encourages each employee to proactively manage and drive their own development and careers. The Company supports these efforts by providing resources that continuously increase their effectiveness in their current jobs and help prepare them for future opportunities.

KLA encourages professional growth and strives to provide relevant development opportunities by offering information, resources and services to facilitate the career management process including:

  • Challenging work assignments
  • Business related development programs and services offered by the Corporate Learning Center
  • Tuition reimbursement for pre-approved courses at accredited schools
  • Approved workshops, seminars or courses offered by external providers
  • Internal job postings

Career paths in KLA are not always linear, continuous or upward. Career opportunities include lateral moves that will prepare employees for future growth.

Preferred courses of study

  • Business & Accountancy
  • Engineering
  • Information & Communications Technology
  • Science
  • Supply Chain Management