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Team Leader in Engineering

Engineering - Leuven | More than two weeks ago

As Team Leader in our Engineering department, you coach a team of engineers, technicians and its partners in device manufacturing who are responsible for the hardware and process aspects of a number of pilot production machines in imec’s cleanrooms, mainly prototype systems or early versions.

Team Leader in Engineering 

What you will do

As a Team Leader in the FAB Engineering department, you are responsible for the daily management of ca. 15 professionals. These are mainly engineers and technicians of imec and its partners in device manufacturing who are responsible for the hardware and process aspects of a number of pilot production machines in imec’s cleanrooms, mainly prototype systems or early versions.

You motivate and coach your team and you ensure the best training and selection of staff. You draw up the planning and allocate resources in a manner that supports the short-term objectives and the strategic goals. With your team, you are ambitious to constantly improve and optimise the maintenance and the performance of the machines as well as to improve existing processes and introduce new ones. To ensure maximum customer satisfaction, you effectively communicate with the research departments, which is instrumental to adapt and to align to their needs.

What we do for you

We offer you the opportunity to join one of the world’s premier research centers in nanotechnology at its headquarters in Leuven, Belgium. With your talent, passion and expertise, you’ll become part of a team that makes the impossible possible. Together, we shape the technology that will determine the society of tomorrow.

We are committed to being an inclusive employer and proud of our open, multicultural, and informal working environment with ample possibilities to take initiative and show responsibility. We commit to supporting and guiding you in this process; not only with words but also with tangible actions. Through imec.academy, 'our corporate university', we actively invest in your development to further your technical and personal growth. 

We are aware that your valuable contribution makes imec a top player in its field. Your energy and commitment are therefore appreciated by means of a competitive salary with many fringe benefits. 

Who you are

You obtained preferably a master’s degree in Engineering Sciences. You have experience in maintenance or similar technical activities in a production environment. Knowledge of high-tech manufacturing processes and / or experience in guiding improvement processes is required. 
You preferably already led a team and have good leadership and communication skills: you are able to delegate work and to motivate and coach a team. Furthermore, we are looking for your resilience and strong problem-solving skills and your ability to plan, organise and set priorities.