PIC & Mask Design Engineer

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PIC & Mask Design Engineer


Eindhoven HTC, The Netherlands


40 to 32 hours

SMART Photonics is a rapidly growing, ambitious high-tech company. Our technology is set to play an essential role in finding and developing solutions for the world’s challenges, such as reducing energy consumption, improving healthcare, fighting food waste and our continuous hunger for information. As a foundry for integrated protonic circuits, SMART Photonics offers solutions for data and telecommunication, as well as for sensing – such as Lidar – and medical applications. And it doesn’t stop there

Our customers will define the functional and technical requirements for the components as well as deliver their own design. It is your responsibility to convert them into a full and manufacturable design for the next generation of photonic components and/or photonic integrated chips.

You also will be responsible for executing and leading the inhouse design & layout process for our own building blocks, R&D team as well as talk to our customers and other design houses to find the edges of design capabilities and new to develop features.

We are looking for a person who has/is

  • 2+ years of wafer design / mask design in the field of semiconductor integrated circuits.
  • Experience in layout design of optical / electro-optical devices.
  • Knowledge of Klayout and Azure as well as a programming background.
  • Flexible and able to adjust strategy, we are in a very dynamic field and moment in time. Not one single boring working day is a fact.
  • Living (or willing to relocate) in or near Eindhoven area. The job can be done partly remote however also requires you to be onsite a few times a week.

We offer

  • Unique mask design experience from foundry perspective.
  • We invest and contribute to your professional growth via several courses, training, and a personal career development plan.
  • A positive and welcoming environment in which we value you as a person.
  • Salary, personal development options and benefits will be discussed in the first interview.
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