Senior Director Process Engineering

HPS Partners is working with a rapidly-growing company to identify a motivated and collaborative individual with a solid background in Wafer Level Packaging. Reporting to the VP, this permanent position is based in Singapore. The Senior Director will be overall responsible for the performance of the Process Engineering leading a process development team in Asia and Europe. She/He will focus on developing the right process technologies to ensure the execution of the product roadmap of the respective business lines. The process development focuses on wafer level optics and on semiconductor packaging.


Key responsibilities and activities include the following:

  • Overall responsibility for Process engineering performance, in particular its innovation, budget, project execution, operational excellence and staff development.

  • Accountable to develop, drive and execute the process technology roadmaps internally and with external suppliers

  • Develop process technologies within product and technology projects fulfilling timelines, performance, cost and quality of new products according to the product roadmap of the business lines.

  • In charge of transferring new process technologies from R&D to high volume manufacturing

  • Leading and developing high performing multi-location teams, building a team culture based on explicit values and leadership principles

  • Management of ambiguity and driving results in a fast paced, dynamic environment




  • 10 yrs experience in the semiconductor industry, 5 yrs proven track record in running a global engineering team with a solid understanding of the consumer/communication market

  • Tech savvy in semiconductor backend processes including scouting of new technology trends in order to fulfil future market and customer requirements

  • Balanced decision maker with a strategic mind set

  • Good presentation skills and written/verbal communication

  • Having an international background and being culturally savvy, which allows to effectively conduct business on the ground on a global level (especially in Asia)

  • Position involves travel between Europe and Asia (in non-COVID times)

  • Proficient English

We invite interested candidates to write-in with CV in MS Word format to Lee Shiow Chyn, EA 12C6130/ R1112042 Email: technology@hpspartners.comsg  We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for a discussion.