Production/ System Integration Manager

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System Integration Manager 

you manage a multidisciplinary team responsible for performing the System Integration and Testing of our high-tech semiconductor metrology systems

Full-time · Rotterdam

About Nearfield Instruments

Nearfield Instruments (NFI) is a fast-growing scale-up high-tech company. We design, develop, integrate, market and service advanced metrology machines. Our machines enables our customers - the world’s leading chipmakers – to increase the production yields, and thus, functionality of their microchips, which in turn leads to smaller, more powerful consumer electronics.

Founded in 2016, we bring together the most creative minds (approx. 160 employees) in science and technology and develop a one-of-a-kind, revolutionary high throughput Scanning Probe Microscopy Quadra system.

This will be your team

You will lead a team of 25 experts and report directly to the Director of Production Operations. This international team consists of System Integration Engineers, Production Engineers, Install engineers and System Coordinators.

What will you be doing?

As Manager you manage a multidisciplinary team responsible for performing the System Integration and Testing of our high-tech semiconductor metrology systems in our ISO 5 clean room and laboratories. Using your teamwork skills to solve problems and optimize team performance, you guarantee that our systems are delivered on time, within budget and with the agreed quality.

With your experience in high-tech Production environments you oversee the daily workload, set priorities where necessary and coach and mentor the team members. You keep an eye on the overall competences of the team, signal gaps and propose training and development plans. You make sure that everybody is trained well and their knowledge is up-to-date.

Some of the topics you are responsible for are:

  • System Integration and Testing of metrology systems and the on time delivery, within budget and with the agreed quality;
  • You are responsible to make sure the teams are optimally staffed to ensure the team can fulfill its crucial role within the company;
  • Align with System Functions on Development & Engineering, System Integration, Test topics and assure all procedures are documented 100%.

Why is the position interesting for you?

  • You excel in a position that consists of 60% technical topics and 40% managerial;
  • You like to work in a high-pace environment with outstanding focus on quality;
  • Create solidarity within your team to achieve the best team results which contribute to company goals. 

What are we looking for?

  • BSc in Mechanical Engineering, Mechatronics Engineering, Applied Physics, Instrumentation or equivalent;
  • At least 10 years of experience in Production activities on high-tech systems;
  • Previous experience with semiconductor equipment manufacturing is a plus.
  • Proven background in managing and organizing a team, overseeing workload and setting of priorities.
  • Flexible and capable of working in a high-tech environment.

What can you expect from us?

Getting on board now is a great opportunity to grow with the company from a technical, personal, and financial perspective. Nearfield's momentum is energetic and promising!

Our starting point is of course to pay someone a fair and competitive salary and besides this we offer you:

  • We value your work-live balance;
  • Time for some relaxation: 30 holidays per calendar year (based on 40 hours);
  • 8% holiday allowance;
  • Commuting allowance;
  • Work from home allowance;
  • Discount on your health insurance;
  • We are here to support one another, and colleagues are there to help you. TEAM is very important, Together Everyone Achieves More!

Recruitment Process

If the above challenges excites you, we encourage you to send us your details using the Apply now button on our career site.

Our recruitment process:

  • Initial screening;
  • Minimum 2 rounds of interviews;
  • interview with CEO/CTO;
  • Offer;
  • Onboarding and welcome at Nearfield Instruments!

If you have any questions? Feel free to contact me:

Rutger Schröder,

+31 638721026

You will receive a contract from Nearfield Instruments and we are not open to interim/freelance assignments and/or acquisition by agencies. Thank you in advance for your understanding. 

Recruitment, consultancy and/or other agency?

We appreciate the interest, but we source all our candidates directly. We understand that you as an intermediary want to present candidates to our interesting positions. This is not how we have structured our recruitment.

This means that all profiles offered to Nearfield Instruments will be treated as direct applications. Unless we have explicitly agreed otherwise.