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Semiconductor jobs have driven many of the disruptions in our newly connected world. Over that time, we have continued to place candidates in roles that forge those critical changes in leading tech companies across the nation. For over 10 years, we have placed candidates in a variety of positions from the project manager side all the way through to the sales side. Our consultants know the Semiconductor division inside out. The global network our team has built, provides you with an advantage in your job search. We are able to find you roles that may not even be advertised yet. Whether you are looking for a contract or permanent opportunity, work with us to take the next step in progressing your career. We recruit for a variety of semiconductor jobs including Digital Verification/Design, Analog Design/Layout and Physical Design.

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Validation / Cryogenic Engineer - Delft and Nijmegen

Validation / Cryogenic Engineer Initial 12 month freelance contract + extensions after Delft, Netherlands (until May 2024) and then Nijmegen, Netherlands afterwards Onsite/remote: 100% onsite due to working in the lab, might be possible to work remote for documentations Our client: Makes products and environments safer, more sustainable, and more secure with innovative connectivity and edge processing solutions for a smarter world. We are in the business of better. Not just better technologies, but better innovations to improve society. As the world leader in secure connectivity and processing solutions for embedded applications, our client is solving the world's most complex technology challenges to accelerate business innovation, enhance how we work, and advance how we live. A global semiconductor company with operations in more than 30 countries, over 31.000 employees and a revenue of over $11 billion. Our client provides High Performance Mixed Signal and Standard Product solutions that leverage its leading RF, Analog, Power Management, Interface, Security and Digital Processing expertise. These innovations are used in a wide range of automotive, identification, wireless infrastructure, lighting, industrial, mobile, consumer and computing applications. A global semiconductor company with operations in more than 35 countries, over 45.000 employees and a revenue of over $10 billion. Tasks and profile: - Experience with Cryogenic setup and measurements - Masters in semiconductor physics, masters in Electrical/Electronic engineering - Validation Engineer - Experience with analog circuit design, validation - Able to travel to TU Delft for cryogenic measurements - Characterization measurements Nice to have: - Previous experience with PCB Boards for test vehicle validation - Previous experience with optical measurements - Preferably with analog design knowledge, low temperature measurements experience is a plus Design tools: - TCAD, digital & analog Discovery - Waveforms

  • Nijmegen
  • Temporary & Contract
  • €60 - €70 per hour

ICT Project Manager - Smart Manufacturing

ICT Project Manager - Smart Manufacturing Initial 12 month freelance contract + extensions Leuven, Belgium / Hybrid English & Dutch Speaking Our client provides the flexibility to work both from their office premises and remotely from home. This to maintain a healthy work-life balance while being an integral part of our team and take up this opportunity to undertake this challenging assignment. The ICT Project Manager is end-to-end responsible for the successful realization of the projects assigned to him/her in line with the project objectives, scope, budget & timeline as defined in the project charter. To ensure successful delivery of the project, the ICT Project Manager coordinates and monitors all aspects of the project, including stakeholder- and change management, in line with the project methodology and deliverables as defined by our client. The assignment Currently, our client has decided to launch a strategic initiative called SmartPilotLines aligned with an Industry 4.0 based ambition for accelerated efficiency gains in both clearnroom operations and research support. As part of this program, we started with the definition of a future (conceptual) architecture for the OT and IT building blocks supporting this ambition. Examples include: dispatcher, recipe management system, load & go automations, ... We will be designing and implementing each of the components in this architecture over the coming years. The ICT Project Manager is end-to-end responsible for the successful realization of the projects assigned to him/her in line with the project objectives, scope, budget & timeline as defined in the project charter. To ensure successful delivery of the project, the ICT Project Manager coordinates and monitors all aspects of the project, including stakeholder- and change management, in line with the project methodology and deliverables as defined by our client. In general, this means that you will: Define and maintain an up to date comprehensive committed project plan which identifies project deliverables, work breakdown structure & planning, resources, risks & dependencies. Coordinate, motivate, encourage, facilitate and support the project team members in achieving the project objectives. Manage/coordinate ICT Vendors (software, hardware & consultancy) who are involved in the project. Bring key elements for decision making to the steerco, indicating their impact and presenting potential alternatives. Manage and regularly report project progress, budget, risks & issues to the PMO manager & Program Manager , to whom you report. Ensure the project is executed in line with agreed standards & methodology (e.g. quality gating, testing release to production, ...) Ensure that the necessary change management actions are taken (communication, training, post go live support, ...) Ensure upon project delivery the knowledge transfer and handover to operations is done before closing the project. Be the single point of contact for the project for both internal and external customers. More specific, you will: Work in close collaboration with the Program Manager(s). Build up network within the Fab business unit. Build up knowledge of the SmartPilotLines architecture and wider context. Connect project plans to Agile DevOps cycles followed within the ICT department. Review test plans and coordinate/follow-up testing. Follow-up roll-out to production. Required knowledge and skills You have a master's degree, preferably in computer science or engineering. You have a technical background and are willing to learn the technical set-up. A solid background in production environments, preferably (semiconductor) MES implementations, is key. We value your extensive track record in project and change management, and project delivery. You have a background in project management methodologies, processes and techniques that you apply in a pragmatic way. You are able to work independently and in team. With your no-nonsense attitude, you coordinate your team to get the job done. Your strong data analytic skills enable you to interpret and make recommendations in terms of planning, budgeting, problem solving, etc. As an experienced Project Manager, you are a communication superstar, building strong relationships with stakeholders from different business units and with national/international suppliers. You have an open mind and a fluent knowledge of both Dutch and English. You feel comfortable in a complex and demanding environment. Experience with Office 365 applications (e.g. MS Teams, Power BI, SharePoint) and Azure DevOps are an important plus.

  • Leuven
  • Temporary & Contract
  • €60 - €70 per hour

Senior Buyer Public Procurement - Construction & Infra

Senior Buyer Public Procurement - Construction & Infrastructure (demolition, groundworks & relining/sewerage works) Initial 12 month freelance contract + extensions after Leuven, Belgium / Remote (client is flexible) As a Senior Buyer you are responsible for the preparation, implementation, and follow-up of a number of large infrastructure projects and other purchases in accordance with the Public Procurement Act. The assignment: This means, among other things, that: You analyze the internal customer's demand and compile the specifications based on questions and input from the users; You determine the selection and award criteria and are responsible for the purchasing technical input, always in consultation; You start the tender process based on the chosen procedure; You evaluate the quotations in consultation with users and internal customers; You negotiate the best conditions with suppliers; You prepare the award report in consultation with users and internal customers; You are the point of contact for users and internal customers regarding advice about suppliers, problems with suppliers and/or current contracts, editing of files, application of government procurement legislation; You closely follow changes in government procurement legislation; You will be part of the public procurement team and as a senior buyer you will take on the role of mentor and coach of the other team members. Required knowledge and skills: You have at least 5 years of relevant experience in procurement, more specifically in the domain 'Works' such as: Construction & infrastructure (demolition, groundworks & Relining/Sewerage works), Interior works and Technical works (electricity, HVAC, Fire protection, Sanitary, Lighting). You are familiar with the most common procedures of public markets and have a sound knowledge of government procurement and are familiar with EPC methodology. You are driven by achieving results and believe in our credo "underpromise and overdeliver". You can find a good balance between diplomacy and assertiveness. You are resultsoriented and feel like a fish in water in a team.

  • Leuven
  • Temporary & Contract
  • €60 - €70 per hour

Program Manager Cyber Security

Program Manager Cyber Security Initial freelance contract till the end of 2024 + extensions Gratkorn, Austria Onsite for ramp up first 1-2 weeks, 2 days per week remote possible afterwards In this position as Program Manager Cybersecurity you will work at our client's Competence Center Crypto and Security, part of the client's CTO organization, which is the industry leader in security know how. This business unit provides security IP and support functions related to Cybersecurity to all of their business lines. THE ROLE Today's connected products require increasingly high levels of security assurance to ensure safety and integrity of operation to end-users. Our client is a leader in certification of our products to meet rigorous international standards, international standards including Common Criteria (CC), EMVCo, FIPS 140-3, MasterCard, VISA, AMEX, PBOC and multiple Chinese schemes. Owing to our success our team is growing and we have a new opportunity for Program Manager Cybersecurity. YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES * Take the lead and plan and manage all milestones in the context of the security evaluations and certifications for all their products, i.e. for Java Card Applets in the banking and mobile domain, MIFARE Applets in the transport and ticketing domain, as well as eID Applets in the Secure ID domain. * Organize and facilitate workshops and audits between our client's project development teams and evaluation labs. * Monitor project costs, contracts, schedules and resourcing and negotiate changes. * Manage contract definition and negotiation with partner companies from RFQ to SOW and manage throughout execution. * Act as organizational interface between internal development teams, evaluation labs, and certification bodies. * Report to management on project status. * Perform risk management for running projects and lessons learned for future projects. YOUR PROFILE * Master's degree in either Security/Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Telematics, Computer Science, Mathematics or equivalent. * A proven track record in managing projects or sub-projects within high technology IC and/or software developments. * You drive for results, you have excellent communication and networking skills. * You are self-motivated, you connect really well with your project teams and you have an adaptive way of working. * Have good English skills (German or French would be an asset).

  • Graz
  • Temporary & Contract
  • €85 - €95 per hour

R&D Process Assistant (Lithography)

R&D Process Assistant Initial 12 month freelance contract + extensions Leuven, Belgium Location Please note that working from home is not possible for this position, as the nature of the tasks involved requires being physically present in the office. We believe in fostering a vibrant and interactive work environment that promotes effective collaboration, creativity, and productivity in this challenging assignment. The selected candidate will be in charge of the installation of materials to be used in the lithography tool (TRACK). In addition, the candidate will be supporting lithography engineers to conduct the R&D projects. The assignment You will be working in the cleanroom on a regular basis. You will be responsible for the installation of lithography materials into track. Execute lithography process requested by engineers. You will collect and interpreter data to support advanced patterning program at our client. Work on thin film characterization (ellipsometry, contact angle, microscopy etc). Required knowledge and skills Bachelor's or Master's degree (chemistry or material sciences) or equivalent through technical experience Communication skills to work successfully in an international dynamic team environment Work accurately and have attention to details Team player, but you can also plan and organize your work autonomously and you like to take initiative Good documentation skills In addition You are flexible and able to deal with change or ambiguity To allow you to function in this multicultural environment you are fluent in both written and spoken English You are highly organized and have a logical and methodical working style

  • Leuven
  • Temporary & Contract
  • €30 - €40 per hour

Global Sales Operations Manager (Semiconductor Experience)

Global Sales Operations Manager (Semiconductor Experience) Initial freelance contract till December 2024 + potential extensions Nijmegen, Netherlands Our client: A world-class company in semiconductor development and in-house production. About the role: We are currently looking for a Global Sales Operations Manager to join our ambitious and highly motivated Global Sales and Marketing team. The Global Sales Operations Manager interfaces intensively with multiple stakeholder in the Global Sales and Marketing Team, Sales Operations Team, Business Administration & Finance, IT to provide business data timely, accurately and transparently. This position is essential to enable the Global Sales and Marketing team to deliver upon our growth ambitions and to streamline processes in reporting, forecasting, DWIN tracking globally with the Director Sales, Marketing and Distribution Operations. The position will be based in Nijmegen and will report into Director Sales, Marketing and Distribution Operations. What you will do: In this exciting position, your responsibilities include amongst others: · Support Key Sales Operations Activities: Forecasting, RFF, Revenue Gap-closing, Design-win reviews, Business Analytics, Long Term Revenue Planning. · Publish Global Reporting Dashboards for Direct and Distribution Channels · Support Sales management team with analyses for strategic reviews · Work closely with Central Sales Operations on the best practices to continuously drive process improvements · Identify opportunities for process automation and optimization · Run upcoming Global Sales and Marketing Projects · Review customer change request and host bi-weekly customer change board meeting · Implement, support & execute customer change process, on-boarding new customer, and leading distribution operations activities internally/externally (onboarding, defranchising, EDI implementations, account setup, process improvement, and training) · Coordinate customer classification maintenance and monitor CMD quality (SAP & ModelN) · Operational support for sales operations team on POS & Inventory · Manage distribution policy change and implement our client's sales strategy (GSM 3.0) · Publish, improve, and organize training on Global Reporting Dashboards · User management Spotfire, ModelN, and SAP, act as an key user for GSM organization What you will need: · University background with minimum 5 years Sales Operations experience with Semiconductor Company or Distributor · Strong Computer skills - MS office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) and other relevant system as e.g. SAP and Spotfire · Sound understanding of (Semiconductor) and Distribution related business processes and programs and ability to define and drive processes and programs · Strong, confident and clear communication skills in English · Ability to deal with different personalities (also push back on things) · High dependability, be there to support the business · Team mentality, hands-on mentality and service oriented mindset · Result-oriented and analytical skill set · Sound acumen in working with and interpreting numbers

  • Nijmegen
  • Temporary & Contract
  • €65 - €75 per hour

Validation / Cryogenic Engineer - Delft and Nijmegen

Validation / Cryogenic Engineer Initial 12 month freelance contract + extensions after Delft, Netherlands (until May 2024) and then Nijmegen, Netherlands afterwards Onsite/remote: 100% onsite due to working in the lab, might be possible to work remote for documentations Our client: Makes products and environments safer, more sustainable, and more secure with innovative connectivity and edge processing solutions for a smarter world. We are in the business of better. Not just better technologies, but better innovations to improve society. As the world leader in secure connectivity and processing solutions for embedded applications, our client is solving the world's most complex technology challenges to accelerate business innovation, enhance how we work, and advance how we live. A global semiconductor company with operations in more than 30 countries, over 31.000 employees and a revenue of over $11 billion. Our client provides High Performance Mixed Signal and Standard Product solutions that leverage its leading RF, Analog, Power Management, Interface, Security and Digital Processing expertise. These innovations are used in a wide range of automotive, identification, wireless infrastructure, lighting, industrial, mobile, consumer and computing applications. A global semiconductor company with operations in more than 35 countries, over 45.000 employees and a revenue of over $10 billion. Tasks and profile: - Experience with Cryogenic setup and measurements - Masters in semiconductor physics, masters in Electrical/Electronic engineering - Validation Engineer - Experience with analog circuit design, validation - Able to travel to TU Delft for cryogenic measurements - Characterization measurements Nice to have: - Previous experience with PCB Boards for test vehicle validation - Previous experience with optical measurements - Preferably with analog design knowledge, low temperature measurements experience is a plus Design tools: - TCAD, digital & analog Discovery - Waveforms

  • Nijmegen
  • Temporary & Contract
  • €60 - €70 per hour

Senior Buyer Public Procurement - Construction & Infra

Senior Buyer Public Procurement - Construction & Infrastructure (demolition, groundworks & relining/sewerage works) Initial 12 month freelance contract + extensions after Leuven, Belgium / Remote (client is flexible) As a Senior Buyer you are responsible for the preparation, implementation, and follow-up of a number of large infrastructure projects and other purchases in accordance with the Public Procurement Act. The assignment: This means, among other things, that: You analyze the internal customer's demand and compile the specifications based on questions and input from the users; You determine the selection and award criteria and are responsible for the purchasing technical input, always in consultation; You start the tender process based on the chosen procedure; You evaluate the quotations in consultation with users and internal customers; You negotiate the best conditions with suppliers; You prepare the award report in consultation with users and internal customers; You are the point of contact for users and internal customers regarding advice about suppliers, problems with suppliers and/or current contracts, editing of files, application of government procurement legislation; You closely follow changes in government procurement legislation; You will be part of the public procurement team and as a senior buyer you will take on the role of mentor and coach of the other team members. Required knowledge and skills: You have at least 5 years of relevant experience in procurement, more specifically in the domain 'Works' such as: Construction & infrastructure (demolition, groundworks & Relining/Sewerage works), Interior works and Technical works (electricity, HVAC, Fire protection, Sanitary, Lighting). You are familiar with the most common procedures of public markets and have a sound knowledge of government procurement and are familiar with EPC methodology. You are driven by achieving results and believe in our credo "underpromise and overdeliver". You can find a good balance between diplomacy and assertiveness. You are resultsoriented and feel like a fish in water in a team.

  • Leuven
  • Temporary & Contract
  • €60 - €70 per hour

R&D Process Assistant (Lithography)

R&D Process Assistant Initial 12 month freelance contract + extensions Leuven, Belgium Location Please note that working from home is not possible for this position, as the nature of the tasks involved requires being physically present in the office. We believe in fostering a vibrant and interactive work environment that promotes effective collaboration, creativity, and productivity in this challenging assignment. The selected candidate will be in charge of the installation of materials to be used in the lithography tool (TRACK). In addition, the candidate will be supporting lithography engineers to conduct the R&D projects. The assignment You will be working in the cleanroom on a regular basis. You will be responsible for the installation of lithography materials into track. Execute lithography process requested by engineers. You will collect and interpreter data to support advanced patterning program at our client. Work on thin film characterization (ellipsometry, contact angle, microscopy etc). Required knowledge and skills Bachelor's or Master's degree (chemistry or material sciences) or equivalent through technical experience Communication skills to work successfully in an international dynamic team environment Work accurately and have attention to details Team player, but you can also plan and organize your work autonomously and you like to take initiative Good documentation skills In addition You are flexible and able to deal with change or ambiguity To allow you to function in this multicultural environment you are fluent in both written and spoken English You are highly organized and have a logical and methodical working style

  • Leuven
  • Temporary & Contract
  • €30 - €40 per hour

Program Manager Cyber Security

Program Manager Cyber Security Initial freelance contract till the end of 2024 + extensions Gratkorn, Austria Onsite for ramp up first 1-2 weeks, 2 days per week remote possible afterwards In this position as Program Manager Cybersecurity you will work at our client's Competence Center Crypto and Security, part of the client's CTO organization, which is the industry leader in security know how. This business unit provides security IP and support functions related to Cybersecurity to all of their business lines. THE ROLE Today's connected products require increasingly high levels of security assurance to ensure safety and integrity of operation to end-users. Our client is a leader in certification of our products to meet rigorous international standards, international standards including Common Criteria (CC), EMVCo, FIPS 140-3, MasterCard, VISA, AMEX, PBOC and multiple Chinese schemes. Owing to our success our team is growing and we have a new opportunity for Program Manager Cybersecurity. YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES * Take the lead and plan and manage all milestones in the context of the security evaluations and certifications for all their products, i.e. for Java Card Applets in the banking and mobile domain, MIFARE Applets in the transport and ticketing domain, as well as eID Applets in the Secure ID domain. * Organize and facilitate workshops and audits between our client's project development teams and evaluation labs. * Monitor project costs, contracts, schedules and resourcing and negotiate changes. * Manage contract definition and negotiation with partner companies from RFQ to SOW and manage throughout execution. * Act as organizational interface between internal development teams, evaluation labs, and certification bodies. * Report to management on project status. * Perform risk management for running projects and lessons learned for future projects. YOUR PROFILE * Master's degree in either Security/Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Telematics, Computer Science, Mathematics or equivalent. * A proven track record in managing projects or sub-projects within high technology IC and/or software developments. * You drive for results, you have excellent communication and networking skills. * You are self-motivated, you connect really well with your project teams and you have an adaptive way of working. * Have good English skills (German or French would be an asset).

  • Graz
  • Temporary & Contract
  • €85 - €95 per hour

Validation / Cryogenic Engineer - Delft and Nijmegen

Validation / Cryogenic Engineer Initial 12 month freelance contract + extensions after Delft, Netherlands (until May 2024) and then Nijmegen, Netherlands afterwards Onsite/remote: 100% onsite due to working in the lab, might be possible to work remote for documentations Our client: Makes products and environments safer, more sustainable, and more secure with innovative connectivity and edge processing solutions for a smarter world. We are in the business of better. Not just better technologies, but better innovations to improve society. As the world leader in secure connectivity and processing solutions for embedded applications, our client is solving the world's most complex technology challenges to accelerate business innovation, enhance how we work, and advance how we live. A global semiconductor company with operations in more than 30 countries, over 31.000 employees and a revenue of over $11 billion. Our client provides High Performance Mixed Signal and Standard Product solutions that leverage its leading RF, Analog, Power Management, Interface, Security and Digital Processing expertise. These innovations are used in a wide range of automotive, identification, wireless infrastructure, lighting, industrial, mobile, consumer and computing applications. A global semiconductor company with operations in more than 35 countries, over 45.000 employees and a revenue of over $10 billion. Tasks and profile: - Experience with Cryogenic setup and measurements - Masters in semiconductor physics, masters in Electrical/Electronic engineering - Validation Engineer - Experience with analog circuit design, validation - Able to travel to TU Delft for cryogenic measurements - Characterization measurements Nice to have: - Previous experience with PCB Boards for test vehicle validation - Previous experience with optical measurements - Preferably with analog design knowledge, low temperature measurements experience is a plus Design tools: - TCAD, digital & analog Discovery - Waveforms

  • Nijmegen
  • Temporary & Contract
  • €60 - €70 per hour

Physical ASIC Design Implementation Engineer

Physical ASIC Design Implementation Engineer Initial 6 month freelance contract + extensions Location We provide the flexibility to work both from our office premises (in Leuven, Belgium) and remotely from home. This to maintain a healthy work-life balance while being an integral part of our team and take up this opportunity to undertake this challenging assignment. It is however important that you are residing in Belgium. We are currently looking for a Physical Implementation engineer for full backend (P&R) projects from netlist-in to GDSII-out flow, for top level chips as well as block level blocks in technologies ranging from N5 to 180nm. This with the full understanding of the complete Cadence Innovus Place & Route flow. The assignment In this assignment the selected candidate will be involved in: Setup of full netlist In to GDSII-out P&R flow (libs, derating, low power,..). Place & Route : from floorplanning until postroute. Solve setup/hold/SI/power/... violations. Signoff Timing and Physical/logical verification (LEC, DRC, LVS,...). Discuss constraints/specs with, feedback results to and cooperate with customer. Required knowledge and skills You have 10 years of experience in physical implementation in advanced nodes (12 - 7nm) and hierarchical designs. You have experience in debugging capabilities You have experience with tcl scripting You can organize your work flexible, and make sure the progress in the project is running smooth To be able to communicate in English is a must, you will also interact with external customers You function well in an international team.

  • Leuven
  • Temporary & Contract
  • €65 - €70 per hour
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