Jennifer Sun

Engineering Director, ETCH, Applied Materials

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Jennifer Sun is an Engineering Director in the ETCH business unit at Applied Materials as well as the AMAT Engineering Governess Board ETL (Engineering & Technology Lead) in Materials. Jennifer is responsible for all ETCH critical chamber hardware and chamber material development, including wafer defect diagnostics and reduction. She has lead major efforts with cross-functional organizations on manufacturing & fabrication process streamlining for critical chamber components for lead time and cost reduction.

Jennifer has been with Applied Materials for over 12 years and has also held roles in Program Management and Supply Chain Management Technology. Previously Jennifer has held positions as a Senior Process manager and Materials Technology Manager

Jennifer has had 15 patents issued and holds a BS in Chemical Engineering from National Taiwan University, Taipei and a PhD in Materials Science & Engineering from University of Florida. She is currently working on her MBA at Santa Clara University.