Chip manufacturing support engineer

Qplox is a fast growing company offering test and automation engineering. Headquartered in Leuven, our clients are major multinational enterprises and local companies from automotive, semiconductors, RF, consumer electronics…. Our consultancy department offers services in RF, semiconductors and electronics design and test. Our Test automation group offers a one stop shop for design of test benches, system integration production and lab automation solutions.


Job Description

  • As a tape-out support engineer, you are the coordinator and interface between the world-class chip  foundries (chip manufacturing plants) and our customers. After an extensive training by our team, you get the responsibility of the entire process of tape out of our customer s chip designs. You follow up the projects from start to end and assure that all project milestones are met. 
  • You check and guarantee the quality of layout, designed by our international customers.
  • You prepare the chip design for fabrication at the foundries and assist the customer with final sign-off (GO for fabrication). You do this with the help of the most advanced CAD software.
  • During technical discussions with our customers, you support them in the sign-off process.
  • You guide the customer in getting the required foundry information and documentation before, during and after the chip design and manufacturing. 
  • You will assist the sales team in technical discussions.
  • You have technical discussions with the production plants that manufacture the chips
  • You follow up the logistics

Candidate Description

  • You want to make a difference and you are looking for a challenge. You are self-driven and constantly exploring new opportunities.
  • You have a strong interest in fabrication of chips and some experience in project-based work.
  • Good knowledge of English is mandatory.
  • You are client-oriented, flexible and like taking initiatives.
  • You are very punctual when executing your tasks.
  • You have knowledge of Cadence Virtuoso and/or Calibre tools
  • You have good communication skills and good knowledge of English is mandatory.
  • Some experience in IC design.
  • Minimum a bachelor degree in industrial sciences (electronics).

We offer

An attractive salary package with extra benefits. A high tech, multicultural and young ambient. A fast track in a growing company. Formation in multidisciplinary environment plenty of learning opportunities.


Send your CV and application letter to with the subject: Test automation engineer