microelectronics engineering technician


Microelectronics engineering technicians collaborate with microelectronics engineers in the development of small electronic devices and components such as micro-processors, memory chips, and integrated circuits for machine and motor controls. Microelectronics engineering technicians are responsible for building, testing, and maintaining the microelectronic systems and devices.

Scope notes

Excludes microsystem engineering technician. Excludes people using materials such as quartz, plastics and ceramics.

Alternative label

  • microelectronic equipment technologist

  • micro-electronics engineering technician

  • technologist in microelectronics

  • microelectronic systems technologist

  • microelectronics technologist

  • microelectronics technician

  • technician in microelectronic engineering

  • microelectronics process engineering technician

  • technologist in microelectronic systems

Regulatory aspect

To see if and how this occupation is regulated in EU Member States, EEA countries or Switzerland please consult the Regulated Professions Database of the Commission. Regulated Professions Database: http://ec.europa.eu/growth/single-market/services/free-movement-professionals/qualifications-recognition_en


Essential skills and competences

Essential Knowledge

Optional skills and competences

Optional Knowledge



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