Foundry Engineer

Foundry Engineer

Foundry Engineer

Eindhoven, Netherlands

Full time

Bachelor degree

General overview

About Us

Where Light Meets Digital – EFFECT Photonics is a highly vertically integrated, independent photonic semiconductor company addressing the need for high-performance, affordable optic solutions driven by the ever-increasing demand for bandwidth and faster data transfer capabilities. Our teams are made up of professional, highly skilled, energized, and enthusiastic people who share a passion for developing and creating high-volume, world-class solutions. We operate globally, and our teams work collaboratively to make EFFECT Photonics a very dynamic and rewarding place to work.

About the position

EFFECT Photonics is looking for an experienced – Foundry Engineer

We are seeking an experienced Foundry Engineer to join our growing team. The Foundry Engineer will act as a key contributor working in a small team of engineers responsible for Managing foundry project technical issues and support foundry supply chain projects along with performing electrical and optical validation, PIC / PDK validation. This role allows for a broad interaction with all aspects of foundry engineering technology, and you will be working in one of the core processes of the company and play an integral part in its success.

Role responsibilities:

  • Building good relationships with Foundry providers
  • Negotiation with foundry provider to meet delivery target and yield target
  • Reporting and tracing foundry issues
  • Involving probing data analysis to drive out functional yield improvement
  • Trace quality and reliability activities to achieve commercial product release
  • Support foundry supply chain group to meet delivery schedule
  • Issue debugging / validation by optical and electrical measurement
  • Managing foundry project technical issues.
  • Wafer probing data analysis and optical/electrical validation (measurement + failure analysis)

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About You

We want you to bring your expertise, experience, and passion for semiconductor foundry development to the forefront of our organisation, helping us to create a world class company with a world class reputation.

Required / Desired knowledge, skills, and abilities

  • BS / MS degree in Photonics, Physics and Engineering
  • 5+ years demonstrated experience and the ability to conduct FMEA, RCA and SPC analyses and the capability to organise, plan, and prioritise work to ensure timely delivery.
  • Attitude oriented to safety, discipline, accountability, integrity, and ownership.
  • Communications skills (both verbal and written)
  • Willingness to works across organizational and geographical boundaries.
  • Thrive in ambiguous environment and competing priorities is a plus
  • Creative thinker with the ability to resolve critical problems quickly and independently is a plus
  • Python experience is plus for chip data analysis
  • Project planning software (MS project or Gannt chart) is also plus
  • Outspoken candidate for the presentation to outside of our organization is welcome
  • Strategic attitude to achieve the goal and good negotiation skill set with foundry
  • Basic concept of semiconductor device Knowledge (PIN diode, leakage, Junction and BEOL interconnection concept)
  • Inp Photonics knowledge

We are a collaborative Global Technology Company, and we’re building a truly dynamic and rewarding place to work.

Reward and Benefits

Benefits are a critical component to consider when taking on a new challenge, but because we are a global company, benefits may vary by location.

Here’s what you can expect from us regardless:

  • An exciting working culture where everyone’s point of view has real value
  • An environment that embraces collaboration
  • A competitive salary that reflects our ambition
  • A flexible benefits scheme with health, dental, 401(k) (USA Based Roles)
  • Paid time off (vacation days) plus statutory annual holidays
  • Stock Appreciation Rights (SAR – stock program)

We look forward to receiving your application, if you have any questions, please contact our recruitment team.

Email: - No agencies please!

Effect Photonics is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Effect Photonics complies with all applicable state and local laws governing non-discrimination in employment.

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