Location: Malaysia, Sarawak, Kuching

Job description

Spectricity started end of 2018 as a spin-off of imec, a leading R&D center in nanoelectronics and digital technologies in Belgium. Spectricity develops and manufactures spectral sensing solutions using CMOS technologies. These solutions are designed for high-volume production and use in consumer and mobile devices.
Within the dynamic, multidisciplinary and growing team of technologists, hardware- and software engineers and application experts, we are looking for an enthusiastic Semiconductor Process technician to work at XFab (Kuching, Sarawak/Malaysia). This role will be part of our growing Operations department.


Your main responsibilities will be to

  • Hands-on fab work on critical process and metrology and inspection equipment in conjunction with foundry engineers
  • Support logistical activities
  • Gather inline and end of line data to check if processes are in spec and yield targets are met
  • Work pro-actively together with X-Fab towards high yield processing by investigating SPC data, failure modes, and identifying root causes for yield losses


In your role you will

  • Work closely together with and under supervision of the Spectricity Senior foundry engineer on site
  • Hands-on fab work (~60%): inline measurements, wafer processing, wafer inspections, wafer handling, logistics etc.
  • Use your problem-solving skills and creative thinking to overcome technology and process issues


Your profile, skills and talents

  • You have at least a certificate / diploma in engineering, manufacturing or any other relevant field
  • You preferably have at least 2 years of hands-on experience in a high-volume semiconductor manufacturing environment working with semiconductor equipment.
  • You are an organized, disciplined worker with a logical mindset
  • You are experienced and proficient in handling expensive wafers
  • Experience with in-line inspection, metrology or deposition systems is a strong plus
  • You can express yourself in English and Bahasa Malaysia and have good communication skills
  • You are prepared to work onsite at our X-fab foundry partner in Kuching, Sarawak/Malaysia
  • Initially, this position supports a dayshift but in the future a multishift system will be implemented with different process technicians, and the candidate must be willing to work in a different shift when necessary.
  • Able and willing to work (paid) overtime or weekends if needed


What Spectricity offers

An exciting experience in a dynamic start-up environment, in a highly motivated multi-disciplinary team with background in Europe with a focus on Asia. You will have plenty of opportunity to learn and be creative, to be entrepreneurial and to shape the future of a company. Spectricity offers a competitive salary and benefit package, also depending on experience and expertise.