Semiconductor Device & Applications Engineer - Paragraf

Location: Cambridgeshire
Closing date: 12 Mar 2019
Posted: 1 month, 1 week ago

Paragraf is a highly aspirational company built on ground breaking advancements in graphene-based technologies. Since its isolation in 2004 graphene has promised continually to reshape the world of electronics but has so far remained an elusive prospect.

Our company vision is to finally bring the game changing capabilities of this material to the world, delivering its extraordinary benefits to global society. The company has a wide range of technology development areas in sectors ranging from green energy generation and storage through to medical instrumentation and diagnostics and far beyond.

We are currently looking for people who are driven by the idea of achieving what’s currently out of reach, and passionate about delivering next generation technologies that will bring benefits to the whole world. If you have this mindset and believe you could bring your unique skills and ideas to the company, we’d love to meet you and find out if our challenge is just as exiting to you as it is to us.

We are seeking an individual who can: -

  • Design, from first principles, semiconductor and electronic materials technologies
  • Deliver the devices defined by the company technology roadmap
  • Work closely with the science team to carry their innovations through to tangible, valuable real-world devices
  • Innovate new, novel technologies and approaches to achieve graphene-based devices
  • Grow the understanding of the science and engineering team in electronics technologies
  • Develop, with the engineering manager, strong processes to rapidly achieve technology products
  • Manage projects and work packages effectively and efficiently through to delivery
  • Work with external partners to transfer knowledge and know how to external manufacturing facilities
  • Report clearly and concisely project performance to all levels of the business

With the following skills: 

  • Excellent understanding of semiconductor materials & technologies
  • Capability to design and develop semiconductor devices from the base material up
  • Experience of carrying proof of concept technologies through to prototype level
  • Very flexible approach to project delivery
  • A capability to grasp new scientific concepts and technologies quickly
  • An exceptional team player with strong interpersonal skills
  • Confident at presenting, regardless of the audience
  • 2:1 degree level in relevant subject; physics, chemistry, materials science, engineering etc, or suitable equivalent experience

Advantageous skills and experience: 

  • Experience of graphene or other two-dimensional materials technologies
  • PhD in a relevant subject
  • CAD capabilities
  • Knowledge of semiconductor processing lines
  • Experience in NPI

As a start-up we would like you to enjoy the success of the company which you will be helping to build. You will benefit from a generous company share option program, market salary and pension. This is a fantastic opportunity to make a real difference not only to company performance, strategy and direction but also to the worldwide technology landscape.

If you are interested in helping us change the world send us your CV. We look forward to making your acquaintance. 

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