Lead Process Engineer (Cluster Lead)

Job title

Lead Process Engineer

Location

Eindhoven HTC, The Netherlands

Hours

40 hours

Our process engineering team is rapidly growing and for several clusters we are recruiting a Lead Process Engineer. (cluster lead) A challenging position which requires strong 3-5 semiconductor production knowledge. On top of this you are a natural Lead, interested to combine leadership skills with your senior technical knowledge.

You guide the team by example, tackle known and unknown technical challenges and keep up a good spirit. You are willing and able to lead our team into new adventures, understand the atmosphere in a scale-up organisation and willing to take ownership in this journey.

Job description

You are responsible for maintaining, improving, and co-developing the processes of 1 or 2 clusters to produce photonic components. Our clusters are divided in Metrology, Epitaxy, Plasma, Metal and Lithography. In your cluster your tasks as a lead Process Engineer are:

  • Define and execute projects related to capacity expansion, process stability and performance.
  • Process development and roadmap activities needed for future InP technology.
  • Participate in various cross functional teams to improve yields, solve process problems, simplify procedures, processes and selection, qualification and release of new tools and processes with improved capacity and capability.
  • Guide and lead your team towards the next phase of maturity, combing operational tasks and hands-on technical challenges with leadership guidance.
  • Defining team as well as individual focus and -priorities, enable the team to follow the strategy and act as a shield when pressure is on.
  • Tackle known and unknown technical challenges yourself as well as with the team, with an open and creative technical view, find a solution when it seems impossible to solve.

We are looking for a person who has/is

  • At least 10 years of experience in a 3-5 semicon production environment is an absolute must.
  • A technology driven Lead who likes to combine both the technical content with leadership tasks and who has done both in previous jobs.
  • Affinity with photonics and/or electronics
  • In depth knowledge and proven experience off process improvement and statistical tools like FMEA, SPC, DoE.
  • A natural independent drive to take responsibility/ownership to get the job done, stay focused and be pro-active.
  • Embodies cooperation and co-creation and has the communication skills to do so.
  • Is always up to date of the latest trends in the field of the semiconductor process industry.
  • SMART Photonics cleanroom

 

 

 

 

 

We offer

  • To become part of a new revolution in chip technology in the field of Photonics,
  • To start something great, to add real value and to have a significant impact.
  • Room for own initiatives and professional development, in time, and depending on your performance, this position might offer you a managerial position in the future.
  • A talented group of passionate people working in an open, informal culture in multidisciplinary teams.
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