Process Engineer Frontend Semiconductor Manufacturing

Process Engineer Frontend Semiconductor Manufacturing (m/f)

We produce 8” wafers at our facility in Sargans and from these ASICs in the field of optical semiconductors in our own front and backend production. This includes implantation, annealing, PECVD, galvanism, UBM, Dicing, Sorter, testing and packaging amongst other things.
We seek a talented individual for the frontend section to assume responsibility for the production processes and facilities . This person monitors the processes, initiates and drives constant optimization of same and specifies and implements new developments. Working closely with Production, R&D and quality management. To assist in performing these duties we provide an excellent infrastructure and the successful candidate will be able to rely on a very competent and collegial environment.

Your responsibilities

  • Optimization of existing processes as well as developing and introducing new processes in the area of CVD, Implant and Anneal, UBM, including documentation
  • Ensuring successful and continuous operation of the established production processes and tools with regard to throughput, product quality and cost optimization
  • Specifying and selecting tools and materials according to the product roadmap in close cooperation with production, R&D and purchasing
  • Designing and establishing relevant production lines
  • Discovering, analyzing and eliminating any problems that may arise in terms of production, quality, or within your facility
  • Supporting product development, -qualification and characterization
  • Evaluating und qualification of external suppliers and the appropriate solutions and in the case of outsourcing of processes including implementation of any necessary transfer of technology
  • Active promotion of our team philosophy “One company, one team, one spirit!” and our service concept “More than you expect!”

Your skills

  • A University degree in either natural sciences (physics, chemistry, micro systems technology), electrical engineering or a similar field of study
  • Knowledge of wafer-production in the area of Frontend-Processing such as CVD, PVD, Implantation und annealing and if possible in galvanism
  • A communicative and team-oriented approach
  • A heightened awareness of quality, and a very service orientated and independent, result-orientated approach to work
  • As the company communicates both internally and with customers in both English and German. Fluency in English (both written and oral) is required and fluency in at least oral German would be advantageous
  • Skills in Office- applications

You want to make a difference?

Direct applications are preferred. Please send your complete application documents by email to .
For further information, please contact Mr. Walter Bürkli, Head of Human Resources, Tel. +41 58 411 03 45.