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.

Engineer (m/f/d) Failure Analysis

Job description

In our Quality team in Erfurt we are looking for an Engineer (m/f/d) Failure Analysis.

  • Performing failure analysis of process problems, customer returns and development projects
  • Evaluating specific background information (layout, technology properties, …) and developing the optimal analysis strategy
  • Interpreting analysis results and preparing analysis reports
  • Communicating of results to internal and external customers
  • Collaborating with global X-FAB failure analysis teams and external labs
  • Instructing technicians and operators of the failure analysis team
  • Supporting development and optimization projects
  • Developing new failure analysis methods

Job requirements

  • Master Degree in Microelectronics / Electronic Engineering / Material Science / Physics or related subject 
  • Experience with semiconductor fabrication and typical failure analysis methods (SEM, EDS, FIB, Nanoprobing, etc.)
  • Resilience, ability to work independently, strong problem-solving skills
  • Willingness to work in a two shift system 
  • Good German and English language and communication skills

Contact person: Marion Heidolf
or online at: HR-Erfurt(at)

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