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.

Device Layout Engineer (m/f/d)

Dresden, Germany    

Job description

  • Test structure design to enable process and device characterization via electrical testing
  • As part of a project team, to plan, execute and manage design activities in achieving project objectives
  • Establishment of effective design workflow, guidelines, and best practices
  • Establishment of better design data management system by means of databases and effective versioning control
  • Development of design automation tool for efficiency improvement

Job requirements

  • Qualification: Bachelor’s degree / Master / PhD of Engineering in Electronic Engineering / Material Science / Physics / Microelectronics / IT or related subject
  • Experience: Knowledge and experience in devices physics, IC design, and/or electrical measurement techniques
  • Existing working experience with semiconductor technologies is a plus
  • Willingness to travel and ability to work effectively in multicultural international team
  • Self-motivated, Good problem-solving skills, Quality awareness
  • Good technical leadership and organizing abilities
  • Good English language and communication skills, able to communicate in German is a plus but not required

Your advantages

  • Collective bargaining agreement including collectively agreed special payments and leaves of absence
  • Employee discounts (corporate benefits, home improvement discount)
  • Own Linked In Learning-Account
  • Recognition and financial compensation for patent applications (R&D)
  • Company pension plan  
  • Retirement leave 
  • Financial support in case of child sick leave - Full salary payment for up to 2 days per illness
  • Time off within the scope of the applicable collective bargaining agreement   
  • Additional payment for meals in the company canteen  
  • Flexible working time    
  • Mobile working       
  • Further training opportunities       
  • Continued payment of wages in case of illness    
  • Free parking and good connections to the public transport network 
  • Special bonus for company anniversaries   
  • Free provision of coffee, water, tea     
  • Company celebrations  

Application info

Send your application (preferably by email) to:

Contact person: Katharina Oedemann
or online at: HR-Dresden(at)