Senior nano-material Researcher
Imec is the world-leading research and innovation hub in nanoelectronics and digital technologies. The combination of our widely acclaimed leadership in microchip technology and profound software and ICT expertise is what makes us unique. By leveraging our world-class infrastructure and local and global ecosystem of partners across a multitude of industries, we create groundbreaking innovation in application domains such as healthcare, smart cities and mobility, logistics and manufacturing, and energy.
As a trusted partner for companies, start-ups and universities we bring together close to 3,500 brilliant minds from over 70 nationalities. Imec is headquartered in Leuven, Belgium and also has distributed R&D groups at a number of Flemish universities, in the Netherlands, Taiwan, USA, China, and offices in India and Japan. All of these particular traits make imec to be a top-class employer. To strengthen this position as a leading player in our field, we are looking for those passionate talents that make the difference! Currently we are looking for a motivated Senior nano- material Researcher.
Within the UPM (unit process module) department, you will work in the R&D group who focus on the development of novel nano-materials for beyond CMOS applications. You will work on novel device concepts with exploratory nanomaterials, such as graphene, TMDCs and others for opto-electrical applications.
Your main tasks will be:
- Develop integration schemes for the study of the material properties in the lab;
- Design structures for optical and e-beam lithography to screen novel device concepts;
- Develop standardized flows for screening of the materials in imec’ s lab infrastructure;
- Collaborate with other researchers and process assistants to align with the material growers and the device experts to improve the integration space and understand the device or system requirements;
- Use the characterization infrastructure to tune the device fabrication with respect to optical and electrical performance.
We are looking for a colleague with a PhD degree in material science/physics or equivalent and a few years of additional working experience. in a state of the art lab environment. We are looking for your background in nanofabrication and characterization of (opto)-electronic devices. On top of that, your experience in fields of 2D materials, e-beam lithography engineering and dry etching will be valued. Your successful collaboration with colleagues and other team proofs that you are a great team player, but when needed you can work independently as well. Because you will be part of an international working environment, a good level of English is essential.
In exchange for your talent, passion and expertise, you will join a multicultural and high-tech company, with challenges there for the taking. Our flexible, progressive and informal working environment offers you a range of possibilities to take initiative and show responsibility. This is your opportunity to contribute to the technology that will determine the society of tomorrow. imec supports and guides you in this process; not only with words but with concrete actions. Through imecAcademy, 'our corporate university', we are actively investing in the further development of all our employees to assure their technical and personal growth. Your valuable contribution and that of your colleagues make imec a top player in its field. Your energy and commitment are therefore appreciated by means of an attractive and competitive salary with many fringe benefits. Interested in more details? Explore our website (www.imec.be) and be convinced!