Process Engineer-Photonic IC Packaging (Enschede)

Netherlands Physics Enschede Hybrid

As photonic IC packaging and process engineer you are responsible for the development of photonic IC (PIC) packaging and assembly processes.

About The Member Company

We are a global high-tech consultancy company with a team of entrepreneurial engineers, scientists, and digital experts from around the world. Together we form a fast-growing and proud community. We offer consultancy services to high-profile clients globally in diverse service areas, such as:

  • Technology & Engineering
  • Energy & Renewables
  • Life sciences & Pharma
  • Digital & IT

About this vacancy

As photonic IC packaging and process engineer you are responsible for the development of photonic IC (PIC) packaging and assembly processes.

You will be part of the Module and Assembly team. This team is responsible for all the assembly and packaging related activities. The competences within the team span a broad range of expertises, ranging from optical characterization, integrated- and fiber optics, mechanics, electronics, PCB design and 3D design. These skills are applied to test and assemble photonic integrated circuits (PICs) and microfluidics for Life Science, Tele- and Datacom, Sensors, Medical and Food. The team is closely working with the chip design team, cleanroom team, electronics team as well as commercial customers and European project partners. 

What we expect from you

Professional requirements:


·       Msc Degree in Photonics/Electrical engineering/Applied Physics with 3+ years of experience in assembly and packaging.

·       Deep Knowledge and experience with Silicon or Silicon Nitride photonics.

·       Knowledge of optical and electrical characterization.

·       Experience in applying Six Sigma in process development and process improvement.

·       Software skills: SolidWorks, CleWin, KLayout, Python, C++, Arduino.

·       Knowledge and expertise in cleanroom processes and Nanofabrication is essential. 

What you can expect from us

TMC is an international high-tech consultancy company that brings expertise to their clients in order to support them with the realization of their technological challenges. As such, TMC is operating as an expert center at the disposition of its clients and we help them to be more competitive in an ever more global and faster changing technological world. At TMC we believe that people are the driving force behind technological innovation. That is why we want to create the best possible conditions for tech talents to thrive in. We offer you a challenging and stimulating work environment in which you can be the director of your own career. As an Employeneur you are part of our TMC family. Next to our outstanding technical expertise, fun and engagement are meaningful parts of our culture.

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