Semiconductor Technical Lead (integrated circuits)

Ref No. 22294
Posted 14 Jan 2021


Employment: Permanent

Job description

A world class semiconductor manufacturing company at the forefront of technology currently require an IC (integrated circuit) Technology Lead to join their team! As part of the South Wales semiconductor cluster they have the potential to be part of creating thousands of jobs in the local area as well as reshaping the global electronics industry!

They enable other companies/their customers to succeed within their particular fields, creating a service for companies both within the local cluster and worldwide. This is a key position within the engineering team, you will be responsible for the joint development of a new IC technology for a key customer. The successful candidate should be dynamic, organised and have a proven track record of delivering on complex projects.

In return, you will be rewarded with a highly competitive salary and benefits within a collaborative and friendly environment, who have the opportunity to transform the semiconductor industry within South Wales and the global electronics industry!

The role covers a broad range of tasks from designing and ordering engineering masks, coordinating engineering lot starts/splits and working with the process modules to develop new process recipes. You will also be responsible for identifying process improvements to improve the manufacturability, electrical performance and/or reliability of the products. In addition, you should be able to analyse electrical test data (PCM) to ensure that the electrical performance meets the customers’ requirements. You will also drive weekly conference calls with the customer and provide regular project updates with a strong technical focus.


10+ years’ experience in a volume manufacturing environment
10+ years’ experience of CMOS and analogue IC processes (preferably down to 0.35µm) in a process integration or device role
Experience in new technology development
Familiar with PCM/WAT testing of IC products and identification of process issues from PCM test data
Familiar with design of experiment methodology
Hands-on project management experience

Your consultant

Richard Andrews

Engineering Team Lead

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