Team Leader Litho Development

Save as a favourite

Experienced and inspiring people manager with a strong background in lithography and/or metrology

What you will do

As member of the Lithography group, part of the Advanced Patterning Department, you will be responsible for the scientific deliverables as well as for people management of about 10 team members.  

Your key tasks: 

  • Leading, supporting and guiding the FEOL and BEOL litho development team in a high paced environment
  • Participating in the implementation of divisional and company initiatives and strategies for improving the speed of learning for advanced patterning schemes.
  • Guiding and managing complicated joint development projects with multiple programs and tool suppliers
  • Guiding the team towards a structural way of working and with the planning and prioritizing of their work (when needed)
  • Ensuring and promoting the development of the team through coaching, training, on both technical and behavioral skills.
  • Setting challenging and realistic targets and make sure your direct reports receive the necessary feedback to grow.

What we do for you

We offer you the opportunity to join one of the world’s premier research centers in nanotechnology at its headquarters in Leuven, Belgium. With your talent, passion and expertise, you’ll become part of a team that makes the impossible possible. Together, we shape the technology that will determine the society of tomorrow.

We are committed to being an inclusive employer and proud of our open, multicultural, and informal working environment with ample possibilities to take initiative and show responsibility. We commit to supporting and guiding you in this process; not only with words but also with tangible actions. Through, 'our corporate university', we actively invest in your development to further your technical and personal growth. 

We are aware that your valuable contribution makes imec a top player in its field. Your energy and commitment are therefore appreciated by means of a market appropriate salary with many fringe benefits. 

Who you are

  • You have a PhD or MSc in Physics, Materials Science or Electrical engineering and a strong background in lithography and/or process integration.
  • You have at least 5-year work experience in the semiconductor industry with preferably more than 2 years in a management role.  You have successfully motivated, managed and driven a team.
  • You have experience guiding MS and PhD students.
  • You have experience with technical problem-solving and the ability to multitask.
  • You have experience working with internal and external customers including leading edge semiconductor equipment and/or materials manufacturers.
  • You have a good track record in terms of publications and IP generation.
  • You are a team player and flexible in accommodating changing priorities to support business needs.
  • You have self-drive and are willing to take ownership.
  • You have outstanding English communication skills to work successfully in an international dynamic team environment.

Job details

Team Leader Litho Development
Kapeldreef 75 Leuven, Belgium
Application deadline
Save as a favourite

More jobs from this employer

About the employer

The combination of our widely acclaimed leadership in microchip technology and profound software and ICT expertise is what makes us unique.

Visit the employer page

This might interest you

Memristors – The New Electronics Revolution King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST) 4 min read
Shining a Light on Next-Generation Microchips Advanced Research Center for Nanolithography ARCNL 4 min read
Solar Fuels: Harnessing Energy From the Sun Dutch Institute for Fundamental Energy Research (DIFFER) 4 min read
Printing the Solar Cells of the Future King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST) 5 min read
“You Can Think Big Here” Tampere University 4 min read
More stories