Senior Cleanroom Process Engineer

Cardiff (Caerdydd) (GB)
£42,036 – £48,677
14 Aug 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

We are seeking to recruit a senior process engineer to join the Institute of Compound Semiconductors (ICS), a major multi-million pound large scale cleanroom facility linked to a wider compound semiconductor cluster. This will be a European leading capability for compound semiconductor research and development. This post will be to undertake advanced fabrication processes, both existing and new, and establish process control methodologies in response to increasing demand from researchers at Cardiff, external collaborators and industry. You will have an established expertise and a proven portfolio of cleanroom device fabrication, and in particular an advanced knowledge of photo and electron beam lithography and metal deposition. Initially based in the existing Cardiff University facility you will be a key member in effecting the transition to the new 1500m2 ICS facility. Informal enquiries about the post can be made to Clive Meaton on Informal enquiries about working at Cardiff University can be made to Glesni Lloyd on This position is full time (35 hours per week) and is open-ended. Salary: £42,036 – £48,677 per annum (Grade 7) Date advert posted: Thursday, 27 June 2019 Closing date: Sunday, 28 July 2019 Please be aware that Cardiff University reserves the right to close this vacancy early should sufficient applications be received Cardiff University is committed to supporting and promoting equality and diversity. Our inclusive environment welcomes applications from talented people from diverse backgrounds. We strongly welcome female applicants and those from an ethnic minority group, as they are under-represented in our School. The School of Physics & Astronomy has a Juno Practitioner accreditation that recognises good employment practice and a commitment to develop the careers of women working in science. The University is committed to ensuring that we sustain a positive working environment for all staff to flourish and achieve. As part of this commitment, the University has developed a flexible and responsive framework of procedures to support staff in managing their work and personal commitments wherever possible. Applications are welcome from individuals who wish to work part-time or full time