Process Engineer - Sofia, Bulgaria





For over a decade, our customers in the automotive electronics market have inspired us to create, manufacture and deliver advanced Mixed Signal semiconductors, sensor ICs, and programmable sensor IC systems. Through the stringent quality expectations, hostile operating conditions, and aggressive economic targets demanded by our automotive customers, Melexis has developed the capability to produce world-class, value-driven, innovative products. With headquarter in Belgium and branches in Bulgaria, Ukraine, Germany, Switzerland, Italy, France, the USA, Greater China, and the Philippines, Melexis-Bulgaria has been operating since 2000 and is one of the leading centers of development in the company.

Your future job

As a Process Engineer at Melexis, you will lead projects/activities related to development of new processes, improvements, release of manufacturing equipment, tools (hardware, software), processes in house or with subcontractors.

More specifically, you will

  • Plan, perform engineering tests and use advanced statistical and scientific methods to address and assure process performance. Lead prototyping, characterization and verification of defined Process or equipment parameters to ensure the defined process specifications are met.

  • Collect information from internal and external customers for the needed developments and improvements in order to reach targets as set in the process roadmap.

  • Perform the feasibility and the concept design including subcontractor selection and risk assessment (PFMEA) in order to assess the selected solutions for their relevance, and their adequacy versus existing and future Melexis need.

  • Ensure the transfer to production according to Melexis rules, and conduct initial training to enable manufacturing to be self-sufficient. Provides needed procedures as basic for work, calibration and maintenance instructions.

  • Conduct regular review meetings (external and internal) ensuring all risks, issues, actions and dependencies are clearly documented, communicated and understood.

  • Support manufacturing beyond the process release to achieve the target process KPIs

  • Coach Process Specialists in order to increase technical competencies;

Your profile

  • University Degree in electronics, automation, electrical engineering, industrial engineering, physics or similar.

  • 2+ years of previous relevant experience (e.g. in process development, industrialization, manufacturing automation and solutions ).

  • Very good statistics skills; knowledge of/familiar with Process control techniques, SPC, Measurement system analysis, DOE.

  • Risk assessment technique and DFMEA/PFMEA.

  • Good project management skills.

  • Able to create and deploy work, calibration and maintenance instructions.

  • Ability to develop and validate part of process by using software and/or hardware development.

  • Good understanding of the development process and equipment release criteria of a dedicated measurement system.

  • Fluency in English with excellent communication skills.

We offer

  • a challenging job in a dynamic high-tech international environment
  • the opportunity to take ownership of your professional passion in order to contribute to the success of the company
  • an enjoyable, team-oriented and professional atmosphere in a flat-structured organization
  • versatile development opportunities