Senior Process Engineer - semiconductors

Ref No. 22295
Posted 14 Jan 2021


Employment: Permanent

Job description

A world class semiconductor manufacturing company at the forefront of technology currently require an experienced and senior Process Engineer 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, the successful senior process engineer will be responsible for driving forward cost reduction, yield enhancement, capacity and process optimisation activities in a team environment, whilst adhering to all aspects of the company’s safety procedures.

You should have experience with either Etch or CVD engineering.

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!

Job responsibilities:

Monitoring of processes and process control charts
Ensuring correct documentation is in place specifications etc
Effective communication to shift personnel and other groups as required
Ensuring M.I.S process flows are correct
Implementation of improvement projects to achieve company goals
Process qualification of new or relocated equipment
Responsibilities include; Safety, Yield, Availability, Product quality, Product reliability and Product cost
Write process acceptance specs and supervise acceptance process with tool vendors.
Develop robust processes through extensive use of Design of Experiment, in order to achieve capability indices on processes.
Optimise Recipes in terms of cost and tool capacity and robustness.
Justify and set up roadmaps for future technologies.
To ensure COSHH assessments are initiated and updates are maintained.
Provide technical support to Technicians and other appropriate personnel
Complete manufacturing procedures and give appropriate training.
Supervise process technicians work and mentor and coach junior engineers.

Experience/qualifications and skills:

Degree/HND educated in an engineering or scientific discipline (or similar)
5+ years post grad experience in process engineering
Excellent knowledge of/experience with wafer fab systems and manufacturing processes
You should have experience with Etch or CVD
Strong training skills and technical familiarity with semiconductor products and processes.
Familiarity/experience with Kaizen, JIT, SPC, Zero Defects, TQM and TPM
Experience leading continuous improvement projects

Your consultant

Richard Andrews

Engineering Team Lead

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