Process Technician - PYG

for High Power Semiconductor Production


IXYS UK Westcode Ltd, a leader in power semiconductor manufacturing, is looking to augment its Process Engineering team in its European High Power facility in Chippenham, UK. Of special interest are technical skills and experience in chemical, mechanical or electrical engineering, or general semiconductor processing.

The successful candidate will be part of the Process and Yield Group.


Assist the R&D engineering teams in introducing new products, processes and equipment.

Assist the Process and Yield Group (PYG) in improving process control, reducing variations in production, and analysing root cause for yield losses in production

Carry out regular process control checks to maintain yield and quality in the production

Carry out special processes within production, and assist in process transfer to operations


Ability to use common IT tools for data analysis

Problem solving ability


Practical experience in a technical manufacturing environment

Good team player

Hands-on problem-solving attitude

Interest in diversity of tasks

Good communication skills in R&D as well as production environment

High motivation to get things done

Ability and aptitude to undergo training

If you are interested in applying for a position in the IXYS UK Westcode Engineering team, please send your curriculum vitae and covering letter to Ms K Read, HR Manager, IXYS UK Westcode Ltd, Langley Park Way, Langley Park, Chippenham, Wiltshire SN15 1GE  or  via e-mail at

IXYS UK Westcode appoints on merit.
Short listing is carried out objectively by assessing the information you provide against the requirements of the job as set out in the vacancy. If you are short listed, you will be contacted and invited to attend an interview.  We will also tell you if we need you to do anything else such as a skills test.
Compliance:  Eligibility to Work in the UK is required.