Reliability Engineer

Job title

Reliability engineer


Eindhoven HTC, The Netherlands


40 hours

Smart Photonics is an open foundry on InP, we are in the Netherlands (High Tech Campus Eindhoven). Our company has +150 employees and over 30 different nationalities.


To grow our engineering team and smoothen the road towards a global and leading PIC production company we are recruiting aReliability Engineer.


Role & Responsibilities

What is a PDK

A Process Design Kit is often compared to Lego building blocks

  • Define reliability requirements and develop reliability qualification plans for our PIC and building blocks.
  • Manage the design and implementation, as well as run the internal qualification tests.
  • Lead ‘Root Cause Analysis’ activities, including experimentation, analysis, and delivering solutions. Planning and execution of design validation of PICs, SOAs and Modules.- ‘
  • Define and implement state-of-art validation and data analysis methodologies, including lab automation and statistical methods. –
  • Design and improve in-house Automated Test Equipment.
  • Participate and contribute in design reviews, FMEA etc. through the entire product development life cycle; asses and communicate reliability risk to stakeholders.
  • Design and develop reliability monitoring and long term reliability testing


  • The person who is going to make the difference has/ is:
    • Master degree in engineering, with some years reliability engineering experience in the semiconductor environment or close related.
    • Strong engineering fundamentals and ability to apply semiconductor knowledge to drive reliability testing.
    • Solid mathematic and statistical background and understanding.
    • Experienced in failure analysis, FMEA’s and-/or 8D
    • Affinity with 3-5 semicinductor materials.
    • A Team player who easily communications on different levels.


  • What we offer:
    • An interesting and challenging career path with plenty of room to grow in the future.
    • Extra career development via training
    • An international and open team, our employees valued teamwork with a 8,8/10 last year.
    • A job close to the leading technology, our own cleanroom, an enthusiast team of professional to work with.
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