Process Architect

Job title

Process Architect


Eindhoven HTC, The Netherlands


40 hours

Are you looking for a challenging and complex technical opportunity with a large scope, significant impact and influence? We are hiring a Process Architect


Job description

This role is for the ones who oversee multiple technical and complex projects at the same time, understand the bigger picture while also capable to go into detail if needed.

You are the conductor, the team is the orchestra, and we ask you to make the better integrated photonics version of Beethoven. To do so, you need to offer us broad technical understanding of 3-5 semiconductor industry, the flair to lead / influence without power and a very clear vision on the bigger picture.

We offer you freedom, the ultimate and once in a lifetime opportunity to make impact in a possible future world leading foundry in the field of Integrated Photonics on InP.

The stage is yours….


Insights in your tasks:

  • You develop, implement, and improve the definition of process strategy, process architecture, process structure as well as the definition of testability requirements.
  • You assess changes.
  • Creates the architecture in modular, easy to maintain and extendable parts
  • You lead or participate in several complex (technical) projects
  • You are involved in NPI
  • Development and improvement of the roadmap for engineering (process, implementation, testing and measurement)
  • Involved in the test verification and validation process of the product.
  • Align Customer needs and expectations with deliverables.
  • You offer support in prediction of Yield (YE), test pattern verification, Test development and debug.



We are looking for a person who is/has

  • Master or PhD degree in Electronics, Physics, Material Sciences, Chemistry, or equivalent
  • Solid 3-5 semiconductor experience in a complex technical position is a must have.
  • Know-how of 8D problem solving
  • Excellent analytical (statistical) problem-solving skills/knowledge
  • Flexibility to deal with changing environments in a scaleup company
  • Demonstrated ability to simultaneously maintain in-detail and zoom-out view on complex processes.
  • Specification management / teamlead experience.
  • Product life cycle management experience.
  • A Team player who knows how to motivate a team and getting things done

We offer

  • An essential key position within our organisation
  • To develop with us SMART Photonics into a market leader in an entrepreneurial, dynamic environment.
  • A challenging position with plenty of room for own initiatives and professional development and personal growth.
  • A talented group of passionate people working in an open, informal culture in multidisciplinary teams.
  • a combination of working onsite  & remote options.
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