Process Engineer (Semiconductors)

Recruiter
Manpower
Location
Bedford
Salary
£40000 - £45000/annum
Posted
17 Jun 2017
Closes
16 Jul 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Manpower is partnering with an innovative electronic component manufacturer in their search for a Process Engineer. Based at their facility in Bedford, the Process Engineer will be instrumental in solving technical issues and driving efficiencies on site.

The business supplies a wide range of industries with components that are used within almost every kind of electrical equipment. Due to their reputation for quality products, the business is enjoying an exciting period of growth.

Due to the high demand, they are expanding their Process Engineering team with this role. The core challenges and responsibilities will include;
Providing expert technical advice on wafer fab process manufacturing
Undertaking projects to increase product yield
Troubleshooting issues within the wafer fab manufacturing process
Delivering process improvement projects
Helping to introduce new products into production
Designing experiments and testing methods
Contributing to the installation and new production lines (in order to increase the wafer scale)
Solving a range of technical problems within the production process
Identifying quality improvements

This specialist role will be suitable for an individual that possesses the following skills and experience;
Degree educated within Physics, Material Science or Electronic Engineering
Extensive Process Engineering experience within the semiconductor industry
Expert level of knowledge of semiconductor wafer fabrication processes
Working knowledge metalisation, furnacing and chemical etching
Demonstrable DoE experience and use of root cause analysis tools
Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to communicate at all levels [of seniority and technical capability]
Track record of leading process improvement projects to increase yield, cost reductions and to reduce cycle time
In-depth knowledge of statistical process control
FMEA experience

If you're looking for the next step in your career, and would like to join a truly brilliant business then please don't hesitate to apply today