Process Engineer

  • Job category Engineering
  • Employment Fulltime
  • Reference number VAC-10026641
  • Location Nijmegen
  • Contract type Secondment via YER
  • Industry Engineering

About this vacancy

For our Semiconductor client in Nijmegen, the Netherlands, we are looking for a Process Engineer. Your main task of the section is to sustain released IC processes, and improve them on quality, yield, reliability, cost, and cycle time to a benchmark level. The section is also responsible for a smooth introduction and rampup of new processes and products.

Job description

  • Support the fab organization for complex process integration problems
  • Translation of device problems to tool- or process problems
  • Monitoring of process quality using Statistical Process Control, and imitation and execution of improvement actions
  • Execution and management of process improvement actions in the areas of quality, reliability, yield, cost, productivity, defectivity and process performance, often in the form of projects or 8D teams
  • Leading projects or 8D teams
  • Tailoring product design and test sensitivities to process parameters


A global semiconductor company with operations in more than 35 countries, over 45.000 employees and a revenue of over $10 billion. The company's innovations are used in a wide range of automotive, identification, wireless infrastructure, lighting, industrial, mobile, consumer and computing applications. 

Offer description

You will be employed by YER and seconded to the client. We offer:

  • Good employee benefits (e.g. work-life balance, pension, paid overtime, travel allowance)
  • Challenging assignments
  • Excellent guidance from your consultant and YER's back office
  • Development opportunities, including an internal company training and the YER Talent Development Program with a personal coach
  • 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

  • Master’s degree in applied science, electrical engineering or chemistry
  • Preferable 2-3 year of work experience in IC technology and device engineering
  • Team player with effective communication and interpersonal skills
  • Precise, focus on quality result driven
  • Take responsibility and initiative for achieving the objectives
  • Experience of working in cross functional teams with high technical experience
  • Experience in leading projects or activities
  • Able to handle multiple projects or issues in parallel
  • Demonstrated ambition to continuous learning
  • Flexible and change oriented. Thinking out of the box to explore better work methods
  • Strong handling of complexity
  • Able to achieve excellent results under difficult circumstances