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.

Customer Projects Engineer

Kuching, Malaysia

Your Role:

  • To lead projects of new product introduction (prototyping) in accordance with GP4-2.
    • People Management:
      • Ensure that individuals in the supply chain for customer prototypes are well informed, especially for any special requirements, in a timely manner.
      • Provide continuity and absence cover to lead problem solving or improvement teams and communicate progress to the team & customer.
    • Implementation Management:
      • Communicate promptly and consistently to prototype customers.
      • Support internal customers on MPW vehicles.
      • Populate the project database with data to ensure instructions for mask tooling and process flow setup are accurately generated.
      • Minimize bottlenecks for tape in checks (PO, SiFo, data) and confirmation of requirements through clear instructions on starts sheet to other members of Logistics team.
      • Put in place reporting mechanisms to analyze and monitor activity, output and classification of errors to improve future control.
      • Seek new and improved methods/approaches of working.
      • Ensure quotes for subcontract activities such as sawing, assembly are available in a timely manner and relevant personnel have the required information for off-site probe or processing details.
      • Ensure adequate documentation is available to allow successful support during periods of absence.
      • Ensure that production release forms are distributed to customers as required and followed up when response is lacking.
      • Ensure that the Prototype material storage (masks and wafers) is reviewed by the customer in a timely manner and a decision is made for these stored masks and wafers.
    • Technical Requirements:
      • Demonstrate a good understanding of current process modules and mask requirements for process families supported on site.
      • Develop accurate reporting tools to show performance of projects both in terms of quantity and quality.
      • Validate and define updates to price lists and quotation systems and ensure these are available and correctly implemented.
      • Vigilant monitoring of Prototypes, to quickly identify any problems and ensure quality standards and conformance achieved.
      • Ensure that process failures are accurately communicated to customers and progress to resolve such items is being performed in a timely manner.
      • Support problem solving teams to address issues that may arise within a specific module or more general problems that may require a wider organizational approach.
      • Understand new process modules and Technologies being introduced into the production process. Be aware of risk and maturity for prototyping and manage WIP requests accordingly.
      • Support the progress of PROTO lots 24 hour, 7 day operation.
    • Training:
      • Develop a personal development plan.
      • Provide training guides and update procedural documentation for others to support and cover the prototype service.
    • EHS and Quality:
      • To contribute towards the achievement of the EHS objectives by complying to the EHS policy and participating in the implementation of EHS management system.
      • To contribute towards the achievement of quality objectives by complying to the quality operating system and participating in continuous improvement activities (defect prevention, reduction of variation or prevention of waste).

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Your Profile:

  • Bachelor Degree of Engineering / Science or equivalent.
  • At least 1 to 3 years related working experience in semiconductor industry.
  • Skills / Competencies:
    • Behavioral Competencies:
      • Team player, proactive and able to perform under pressure.
      • Cross-functional management skills essential.
      • Work independently with high accuracy in a systematic and organized way.
      • Able to speak good English and preferable one 2nd language (e.g. Mandarin or Japanese).
      • Presentable appearance and good communication skills (verbal & written).
    • Technical / Functional Competencies.
      • CAM user skills.
      • CP device Database handling

Contact person : Thilip Endira

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