Jobs at X-FAB

The X-FAB Group - about 4,000 employees - is the leading analog/mixed-signal foundry manufacturing silicon wafers for analog-digital integrated circuits (mixed-signal ICs). X-FAB customers benefit from high-performance technologies, excellent technical design and prototyping services; and fast, easy and flexible foundry access worldwide.

Field Application Engineer

Shanghai, China     Hongkong     ShenZhen, China    

Job description

  • Identify, qualify, and develop customers/projects by working with Sales in China and other related technical staff at X-FAB and project management.
  • Work closely within the technical, sales & marketing teams to close new business opportunities and act as liaison with other technical staff within the organization across all X-FAB sites (currently Germany, USA, Malaysia and France)
  • Good knowledge in:
    • Semiconductor – CMOS / SOI Process Technology knowledge
    • Design kit support, Layout tools & Verification of design
    • Some analog circuit design experience is a plus
  • Provide application specific technical support and able to work with customer to resolve design against technology related matter during the design phase.
  • Expected to travel to customer sites throughout China either alone or accompanied by other X-FAB sales or other staff.
  • Support marketing in planning process development activities based on market feedback.
  • Expected to be spending regular extensive trainings at the headquarters in Germany and the facility in Malaysia (several weeks in a row).
  • Support Sales to conduct on-site Technical Seminars
  • Adherence to the legal rules of X-FAB and the related countries.

Job requirements

  • Bachelor or Master Degree in Electrical/Electronic Engineering
  • 4 years‘ experience in the microelectronic (technology/design) industry
  • Computer literacy in Microsoft Application & Engineering Design Applications (EDA)
  • Experience in using design tools, like Cadence, Mentor, Synopsys or Tanner.
  • Good understand in Analog & Mixed-Signal technology.
  • Fluent in Mandarin (native level) and English (TOEIC>750) in both speaking and writing.
  • Willingness to travel
  • Semiconductor process hands on knowledge is plus

Application info

Interested candidates, please submit your application or send your comprehensive CV with expectated salary to

Contact person: Kristina Sim
or online at: hr.kch(at)