Material Engineer

Closing date: 13.10.17
Research and Development: Semiconductors
Full Time

We are seeking to appoint a Material Engineer to join our Research and Development Centre. The main responsibility of this role be to get involved in exciting current and new projects with a particular focus on power module packaging materials; research, experimentation, design, testing and documentation. The successful candidate must hold either a Bachelors or Masters degree in a Material Science or Engineering discipline.

Dynex Semiconductor Limited manufactures a wide variety of high power semiconductor devices and assemblies which improve the reliability and control of electrical energy in applications such as power transmissions and distribution systems, marine and railway propulsion, renewable power generation schemes and industrial motor drives.

We currently have over 330 employees and are seeking to appoint a Material Engineer to join our expanding Research and Development Centre.

Minimum Qualifications/Experience

Bachelors and Masters degree in a Material Science or Engineering related discipline

2 years industrial experience within semiconductor packaging materials or components is preferred

Ability to present data in a meaningful way that allows understanding by a diverse audience

Knowledge or experience of the challenges and requirements of semiconductor packaging material

Experimental experience in material engineering and research in a university, research institute or industry

Strong scientific experience on fundamental material analysis methods

A working knowledge of ISO and ASTM material standard test methods

Knowledge of bonding between two dissimilar materials and the ability to measure the bond strength in terms of reliability.

Key Tasks

Undertake project related activities as a project-team member with a focus on power module packaging materials

Capable of carrying out research to a internationally recognised standard

Provide written and verbal engineering reports

Demonstrate dedication and achievement in achieving continuous improvement of procedures and test facilities to characterise materials in collaberation with the materials laboratory

Materials investigation and providing recommendations for high power electronic applications

Benefits Include:

24 days holiday plus public/bank holidays

Free on site car parking

Subsidised canteen

Pension

Life assurance

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