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 Development Engineer (m/f) Image Sensors Pixel Design

Job description

X-FAB is looking for a development engineer with CMOS image sensors experience to join our Process Development team, based in Erfurt (Ger) or Dresden (Ger) or Corbeil-Essonnes (Fr) or Plymouth (UK) for working as part of an international organization developing mixed signal CMOS technologies.

Major Responsibilities:

  • Image sensor pixel design.
  • Image sensor test chip design and measurement.
  • Offer technical support to customers.
  • Cooperation with external partners.
  • Management of development projects, working in interdisciplinary and international teams.

Job requirements


  • Qualification: Bachelor Degree / Master of Engineering in Material Science, Physics, Microelectronics or related subject. PhD desirable.
  • Experience: Minimum 3 years of experience or PhD in CMOS image sensors.

Behavioral Competencies:

  • Willingness to travel and ability to work effectively in multicultural international team
  • Self motivated
  • Good technical leadership and organizing abilities
  • Able to meet deadlines
  • Good problem-solving skills
  • Excellent English language and communication skills

Technical /Functional Competencies:

  • Hands-on experience on CMOS image sensors, including pixel and CMOS image sensor design, testing / characterisation.
  • Good understanding of Semiconductor device physics.
  • Knowledge or experience to function, fabrication and characterisation of semiconductor devices. 
  • Understanding of design rules and the impact of device characteristics on product performance.
  • Experience in project work.

Application info

We are looking forward to get your application soon (preferably by e-mail)!

Please submit your application in English.

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

Online Application

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