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Senior Process Integration Engineer
Employer: imec
Location: Leuven, Belgium
Employment Start Date: As soon as possible

Organization Description:

Imec is the world-leading research and innovation hub in nanoelectronics and digital technologies. The combination of our widely acclaimed leadership in microchip technology and profound software and ICT expertise is what makes us unique. By leveraging our world-class infrastructure and local and global ecosystem of partners across a multitude of industries, we create groundbreaking innovation in application domains such as healthcare, smart cities and mobility, logistics and manufacturing, and energy.


As a trusted partner for companies, start-ups and universities we bring together 4,000 brilliant minds from over 90 nationalities. Imec is headquartered in Leuven, Belgium and also has distributed R&D groups at a number of Flemish universities, in the Netherlands, Taiwan, USA, China, and offices in India and Japan. All of these particular traits make imec to be a top-class employer. To strengthen this position as a leading player in our field, we are looking for those passionate talents that make the difference!

Job Description:

What you will do


IMEC Derivative Technologies (DT) department offers companies innovative technologies in R&D programs as well as customized specialty microsystems that cannot be produced in standard CMOS technology.

You will be working in imec’s Pixel Technology Integration (PTI) team as Senior Process Integration Engineer. Our team aims to innovative imager technologies for diverse fields and applications.

You will be responsible for:

  • Designing and developing new process schemes for novel pixel designs as well as process modules optimization;
  • Trouble-shooting problems and leading x-functional teams towards solutions using your integration knowledge and experience with analysis of in-line, electrical and optical test data;
  • Process upscaling from die to wafer level in R&D projects;
  • Improving yield of prototypes devices;
  • Preparing process split tables;
  • Managing projects by preparing project plans and following them up;
  • Training younger colleagues;
  • Documenting work and generate IP as appropriate;
  • Coordinating activities with Imec’s designers and work towards meeting their specifications;
  • Communicating project progress regularly to IMEC management as well as imec partners;

Who you are


We appreciate your Master’s or PhD degree, with a minimum of 5 years wafer fabrication experience preferably in an integration role in an industrial environment. We value your expertise in the wafer fabrication process, from wafer to tested components. Proven experience on image sensors and 3D process stacking is considered a plus. You like drawing conclusions based on data. Your strong organization & planning skills are a huge added value to us, as well as your self-confidence in front of the customer. Your experience in Project Management is highly appreciated. Your ability to communicate complex integration problems to non-experts is what we need. Since you will be working in a highly international environment and will be maintaining a good contact with colleagues and customers, fluency in English is essential.


What we do for you


In exchange for your talent, passion and expertise, you will join a multicultural and high-tech company, with challenges there for the taking. Our flexible, progressive and informal working environment offers you a range of possibilities to take initiative and show responsibility. This is your opportunity to contribute to the technology that will determine the society of tomorrow. Imec supports and guides you in this process; not only with words but with concrete actions. Through imec academy, 'our corporate university', we are actively investing in the further development of all our employees to assure their technical and personal growth. Your valuable contribution and that of your colleagues make imec a top player in its field. Your energy and commitment are therefore appreciated by means of an attractive and competitive salary with many fringe benefits.

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Date Posted: February 13, 2019