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.

Process Engineer (m/f/d) Etch

Erfurt, Germany

At the Erfurt site, we are looking for a Process Engineer in the Process Engineering department to start as soon as possible.

The employment is temporary within the framework of a parental leave replacement.

Our Benefits:

There are many good reasons to work for us.

Our employees are important to us & are the engine of our company!

  • Attractive & transparent salary system according to company tariff
  • We share our success with you and pay a bonus when we reach our goals.
  • Tax-free allowances that you can use privately in a wide variety of areas
  • Every employee receives a time account from the first day, on which, among other things, time credits for commuting and changing times are visible.
  • Work-life balance: We offer you up to 2 days of full pay when your child is sick.
  • Professional, financial and personal development
  • Long-term planning security for your private life with the annual assignment plan
  • Individual qualification for our new employees & career changers
  • We have recreation rooms and a relaxation room with a recliner if you need a short break. 
  • Thanks to our excellent connections, you can always get to us on time by streetcar or car without the typical city traffic.
  • With free parking you can start your work relaxed. Help yourself (free of charge) at our e-charging stations.
  • Fitness offer
  • Company health management
  • Company doctor

Your role:

  • Technological and technical support of etching processes:
  • Design, introduction, maintenance of new sub-steps in the respective specialty area. 
  • Preparation, execution and evaluation of SPC and FDC data, binding specification of technological parameters 
  • Preparation, execution and documentation of plant tests
  • Planning, execution and evaluation of experiments (DoE)
  • Equipment support, equipment-related parameter definition
  • Development of production documents (workplace instructions, control regulations, checklists)
  • Development and installation of backup solutions and finding appropriate measures to increase manufacturing efficiency 
  • Responsibility for sub-step and cross-step support of manufacturing technologies
  • Technical supervision of manufacturing personnel
  • Project management as well as implementation of continuous improvements

Your profile:

  • University degree in a scientific or engineering field
  • Basic knowledge of semiconductor manufacturing
  • solution- and customer-oriented approach; confident appearance towards internal and external customers
  • confident in handling large amounts of data as well as in the use and application of MS-Office
  • Distinct ability to work in a team, high motivation to perform, ability to work under pressure, flexibility, reliability as well as creativity, curiosity and a goal-oriented, independent way of working


Internal Job ID: ERF/32/2023

Grouping: EG 10 FTV

Type of contract: temporary

Application deadline: until 27.06.2023

Contact person : Ulrike Meckert

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