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Process Engineer

Job Description

Xenics is a pioneer of path-breaking infrared technology with a proven track record of more than 20 years. Xenics designs and markets infrared detectors, cores, and cameras of best-in-class image quality to support innovative R&D, industrial automation, machine vision, process control and high-end security applications. The company offers a complete portfolio of line-scan and area-scan products with a global sales network.

As a Process Engineer you are responsible for state-of-the-art manufacturing tools in a newly built clean room. Your field of expertise will include a broad field of wafer processing, deposition, dry etch, wet cleaning, lapping, and polishing. You will be working at our Headquarters, Belgium.


  • Follow up on tool status and proactively flag and solve tool issues or drifts, in close collaboration with the HW team and Tool Manufacturer
  • Analyze the issues of root causes, capture re-occurring problems and implement structural solutions
  • Release new processes into the production line, including users training and qualification
  • To setup and maintain documentation containing tool information, Best Known Method (BKM), tool fingerprint, process baseline, and application notes
  • Actively contribute to new process developments
  • Apply continuous improvement activities with a focus on quality, cost, and lead time improvements
  • Propose, plan, and execute optimization projects to improve manufacturing process flows, efficiency, cost, and production quality
  • Provide feedback on ongoing issues and regular follow-up on weekly production planning meetings
  • Contribute to tools installation and qualification

Desired Competencies

  • Master’s degree in Science, Engineering or have relevant experience working in a manufacturing environment
  • Experience in semiconductor manufacturing processing is a strong asset
  • Enthusiastic and a motivated collaborator with effective communication and reporting skills
  • Ability to work independently in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment
  • Ability to work accurately with diligence and initiative-taking
  • Fluency in English and Dutch is a strong asset

Our Offer

  • An attractive salary package in line with your skills and experiences
  • A stimulating and pleasant working environment with regular team activities
  • A financial healthy company with growth potential
  • Possibility to continuous learning and growing through in-house and external trainings

Embrace a big future with us!

  • Work with a dynamic team in a high-tech company full of challenges and opportunities ahead.
  • Our flexible working environment will give you many opportunities to take initiatives and responsibilities.

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