Development Engineer / Scientist – Materials Science

Norstel is expanding and we are looking for personnel to further develop the company.

Rekrytering, 1 plats
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om företaget

About Norstel - Norstel AB develops and manufactures silicon carbide substrates and epitaxial wafers. Our products are used in the manufacturing of diodes and transistors for energy efficient power and high-frequency electronics. Our customers are primarily international semiconductor companies, but also universities and research institutes demand our products and services on a worldwide basis. Norstel operates in a factory specially built for the production of silicon carbide located in Norrköping. The company has an extensive experience in the development and manufacturing of silicon carbide. Norstel offers you to be part of an exciting development in a small but growing company. About Norstel

dina arbetsuppgifter

Your Role - You will be a key contributor to the development of advanced crystal growth processes for the manufacturing of Silicon Carbide wafers. As a member of the R&D team, you will become an expert in growth and characterization of wide bandgap semiconductors. You will both understand the fundamentals and deliver solutions into our production of SiC wafers.

In this role you will work closely with production and:
- carry out development projects aimed at enhancing the yield, cost-structure and throughput of the crystal growth process,
- design, setup, conduct and analyze development crystal growth runs, - carry out material characterization and process simulations,
- perform practical work which can include loading furnaces, machining parts and measurements,
- analyze scientific literature and experimental data; present solutions and project results,
- transfer processes to production and occasionally interact with customers.

din profil

Your profile - The position requires a MSc or PhD in Physics, Materials Science & Engineering, Ceramic Engineering or related field. We are looking for a person with a few to several years of experience in development of solid state inorganic materials or semiconductors.

As a candidate, you preferably have:
• Expertise in development, processing and characterization of semiconductor materials,
• Experience in either crystal growth, thin film deposition or coating,
• Scientific publications or patents are a merit,
• Experience of either thermal or flow (CFD) simulation is a plus,
• Mechanical aptitude / troubleshooting ability.

We are looking for candidates who often ask ”why?”, and who do not settle with an approximate answer. As a person, we expect you to be innovative and to have a curious mind. You have the ability to drive projects and to engage in both small and large problems. You are goal-oriented and have an inclination to distinguish essential details which make a substantial difference for the end-result. You appreciate to work with a systematic approach but have the ability to adapt to changing priorities when required. You feel comfortable working both individually and in team. An open communication is important to you, and you find it natural to discuss unexpected problems with your colleagues. It´s important that you appreciate hands-on work, as a part of your role will be practical. You are fluent in English and willing to rapidly learn Swedish if needed


Application procedure- We are working with a continuous selection, so do not wait to apply! The position’s start date is flexible, we are looking for the right person!
The recruitment process takes place via Skill. If you have questions about the position or the recruitment process, please contact the responsible recruiters: Martina Lundahl,, 011-19 94 72 or Petra Pyk,, 011- 19 94 66.

om oss

Skill jobbar med kort- och långsiktig kompetensförsörjning. Vi erbjuder tjänster inom rekrytering och bemanning och våra kunder finns främst inom industri och IT. Skill ägs av ett antal olika industriföretag, kommuner och Region Östergötland. Vi finns på 10 platser runt om i Sverige med huvudkontor i Linköping. Internt är vi fler än 60 medarbetare som tillsammans har en bred erfarenhet av rekrytering och bemanning inom både industri och IT. På uppdrag av våra ägare är vi djupt engagerade i utbildningar och kompetensförsörjningsfrågor och fungerar som en naturlig samlingspunkt för våra kund- och ägarföretag genom våra olika nätverk.