Process and Material Development Engineer

  • Job category Engineering
  • Employment Fulltime
  • Reference number VAC-10019995
  • Location Eindhoven
  • Contract type Secondment via YER
  • Industry High Tech

About this vacancy

SCIL Nanoimprint solutions is a technology venture of Philips IP&S and develops and deliver solutions for high volume nanoimprinting on large wafers. Based on years of R&D in Substrate Conformal Imprint Lithography (SCIL) our solutions enable manufacturers of LEDs, lasers, optical components, solar cells, bio-sensors and many others to increase performance and lower end-product costs. We provide to our customers:

  • Tooling and processes for small series and high volume production
  • Consumables (stamp and imprint material)
  • Dedicated processes for specific customer requirements

Job description

The Process and Material Development Engineer is a key player in the development of new processes and materials for SCIL. By building SCIL process knowledge he/she will be able to support customers (on site) with the implementation of SCIL processes.

  • Execute development of SCIL processes and materials according to a defined plan
  • Actively participate in defining the development roadmap of SCIL and plan development activities
  •   Produce customer samples of consumable materials as well as imprinted wafers on request of business development
  •   Support the product introduction process as well as portfolio improvement opportunities
  •   Identify opportunities for improvements and communicate these to the R&D manager
  •   Continuously develops his/her technological knowledge, by regularly contacts in – and outside the department
  •   Actively participate in the development, qualification and validation of products and processes
  • Provide process support to customers both at our own location and on-site
  • Actively participate in the manufacturing scale-up of the SCIL technology
  •   Comply with the ESH policy, rules and regulations


With a growing presence in cardiology, oncology, and women's health, Philips operates in the areas of Imaging Systems, Patient Care & Clinical Informatics, Home Healthcare and Customer Services. Philips combines its clinical expertise and human insights to create innovative solutions across the continuum of care, in partnership with clinicians and our customers, to provide better value and expand access to care for millions. Our teams are working hard every day to improve patient outcomes all the way from disease prevention and screening to diagnosis, treatment, therapy monitoring, and disease management. Irrespective of whether the care cycle takes the patient from doctor's office to hospital or hospital to home, or simply from one medical department to another, Philips Healthcare's unique medical solutions are designed to optimize the quality and flow of patient information and clinical decision making.

Offer description

  • Good employee benefits
  • Excellent guidance from your consultant and YER's back office
  • Friendly atmosphere and open culture
  • Community/network with other technology professionals from a variety of multinationals
  • Events and master classes with interesting speakers and attractive companies

Candidate profile

  • Bachelors Degree in Chemical Engineering or equivalent
  • Preferably 3-5 years’ experience gained in process development and/or equipment engineering
  •   Good communication skills working in interdisciplinary teams
  •   Capability of planning, executing and delivering in fast working pace
  • Ability to familiarize with state-of-art technologies and ability to apply when necessary
  • Ability to balance innovation and practical realization
  • Self-driven and proactive in achieving the goals in cross-functional environment
  • General knowledge of LEAN and Design for Six Sigma is a plus
  • Willingness to travel