Thin Film Electronics: Unit Manager TFT Products

Job description

Thin Film Electronics is seeking a Unit manager for the TFT product team to be based in our office in Linköping Sweden.

We are looking for an experienced manager for the ThinFilm transistor (TFT) team to be based in Linköping, Sweden. You will manage the TFT development and report to the CTO. The TFT team develops the transistor technology using microelectronic and print processes where various types of electronic materials are used. As the unit manager you will be responsible for taking the high level strategic targets for the TFT development, break it down into tasks for the team and ensure that the team delivers on the targets with respect to quality and time. Except being an exciting management role, the job also involves operational tasks in that we expect you to contribute to problem solving and interface to other teams such as Integration & Assembly and Test. The work at Thinfilm is organized in projects and you will also lead some of these projects.


  • 5 years’ experience from managing a high technology team working with TFT technologies
  • PhD or MSc in engineering, preferably within the printing, chemistry, nanotechnology or material science areas
  • You shall have both a practical and theoretical knowledge about microelectronics processing or printing of functional materials
  • Minimum 5 years of industrial experience
  • You can deliver on ambitious goals
  • You have experience in motivating your team and getting maximum performance from your staff
  • You have very good communication skills and are adaptive to changes

To apply, please send resume and cover letter to

Please note that the closing date for applications is Friday 28th February 2014.

Thinfilm is the only publicly traded, pure-play company in printed electronics and is in growth mode. This is an exciting opportunity for the right candidate. You will have opportunities for growth through involvement in various high-tech projects and working with very skilled partners from all over the world.

About Thinfilm

Film Electronics ASA (Ticker: THIN.OL) delivers electronics for ultra-high-volume, cost-sensitive applications. We use roll-to-roll printing to manufacture electronics, introducing intelligence where it has never before been possible—at a cost-per-function unmatched by any other electronic technology. The first to commercialize printed rewritable memory, Thinfilm is creating printed system products that will include memory, sensing, display and wireless communication. Thinfilm’s roadmap of system products integrates technology from a strong and growing ecosystem of partners to enable the Internet of Things by bringing intelligence to disposable goods. Company headquarters are in Oslo, Norway, with product development in Linköping, Sweden, sales offices in San Francisco, USA, and Tokyo, Japan, and manufacturing in Pyongtaek, South Korea.