R&D Technician

Job title

R&D Technician


Eindhoven HTC, The Netherlands


40 hours

Are you ready for a challenging and interesting move in your career? Do you like to work in the cleanroom, and can you deal with responsibility? We are offering a position, interesting to a Senior Operator or Process technician experienced in the chip manufacturing process.


Job description

As R&D technician you will be part of the R&D team. It will become your responsibility to handle all R&D wafers and guide them, sufficient and carefully, through the manufacturing process. You prioritize, understand all involved manufacturing steps and collaborate with all involved teams.

  • You will be responsible to operate and control the machines to produce our R&D photonic integrated wafers.
  • You monitor the quality, potential defects, delays and communicate potential hick-ups.
  • Follow the process steps, safety instructions and guidelines.
  • Alignment with the R&D team to solve process problems, simplify procedures and processes.
  • You will oversee and work with production assuring orders are completed on time and within specification.
  • Basic reporting tasks


We are looking for a person who has/is

  • MBO / Vocational degree in a technical field. (VAPRO C, MBO 4)
  • At least 5 years of experience in a semiconductor &
    production environment in the field of (senior) operator or technician.
  • A good understanding of various processes used in the fabrication of semiconductor
  • ¬†integrated circuits or chip manufacturing.
  • Good communication skills in both the Dutch as the English language are a must.
  • 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.


We offer

  • To become part of a new revolution in chip technology in the field of Photonics.
  • A challenging and next step in your career.
  • Room for own initiatives and professional development.
  • Working in Dayshifts.


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