In 1999, X-FAB Texas became part of the X-FAB group. As a former Texas Instruments site, it has a long tradition in manufacturing microelectronics. Today, it is leading X-FAB into the new era of wide bandgap semiconductor manufacturing by being the industry’s first company to offer foundry services for silicon carbide on 6-inch wafers.
X-FAB is the first pure-play foundry to provide comprehensive processing technologies for the wide-bandgap material silicon carbide (SiC) and X-FAB Texas is also called the high volume SiC fab, because it is the first foundry offering first 6-inch SiC. X-FAB Texas joined the X-FAB group on February 1, 1999. Currently the site is averaging over 19,000 wafer starts/month (Production and Engineering). X-FAB Texas has a total of 400 employees.
The focus is on the production of 6-inch wafers in the CMOS area as well as SiC technologies. Currently, the following functions are located at the site: Finance & controlling, human resources (HR), information technology (IT), operations (including Engineering & Fertigung), procurement, quality, sales & marketing, supply chain, technology.
Interested in what benefits and perks are offered as part of the X-FABulous package? We are confident that we have something in store that makes the difference for you. Find out and explore the local benefits we offer our employees at X-FAB Texas.
X-FAB Texas has a robust employee referral program. Employees who refer candidates who are successfully hired as X-FAB employees have the opportunity to earn additional money. Additionally, the X-Marks the Spot program is designed for managers to recognize individual and team achievements.
At X-FAB Texas we offer flexible schedules and working hours where applicable. Manufacturing employees work a standard compressed shift and have three days off one week and four days off the next. We offer 9 paid holidays per year and a minimum of three weeks annually for vacation and sick days.
Career development and training
We support employee growth opportunities through comprehensive professional development – whether delivered in person, online, or via on-the-job training. External training and certification opportunities are provided as well.
X-FAB Texas offers both Traditional and Roth 401(k) plan options and provides a company match.
X-FAB Texas does not charge a fee for employee parking.
International secondment program
We participate in the international student exchange program, which provides engineering students the opportunity to apply for an international experience at one of X-FAB’s global sites.
Cafeteria and meal subsidy
A cafeteria is onsite at our X-FAB Texas location.
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