Production Yield Engineer

Production Yield Engineer

Location: Sedgefield  |   Job Ref: 181013PYE  

PragmatIC is seeking an experienced, enthusiastic, production yield engineer to join our expanding team working in our state-of-the-art production facility. The successful candidate will be responsible for ensuring continuous yield improvement and yield excursion management in a high-volume manufacturing environment.

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Key tasks:

  • Yield Improvement on emerging technologies
  • Maintain high yields on mature technologies whilst continuously improving baseline yield
  • Identification and quick resolution of potential yield and output limiters
  • Work with Product Management to understand product requirements
  • KPI reporting against business requirements

Qualifications and training:

  • Degree in a technical discipline (an advantage)
  • Higher degree in technical discipline (an advantage)
  • SPC & CPK methodologies
  • Semiconductor Yield improvement & excursion management

Skills and experience:

  • Demonstrable experience in yield analysis techniques and methodologies
  • Solid understanding of electrical parametric correlation to product yield
  • Knowledge of semiconductor processing and testing
  • Semiconductor high-volume manufacturing experience
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Demonstrable ability to analyse data and draw meaningful conclusions to root cause and impact
  • Track record of ability to solve technical problems
  • Deep sense of data driven curiosity
  • Excellent data analysis and problem-solving skills
  • Highly motivated self-starter and able to drive progress without close supervision
  • Basic device physics understanding / experience (an advantage)
  • Integration / Process engineering experience (an advantage)
  • Experience of emerging electronics technologies (electronics on flex/plastic, large-area electronics; “organic” electronics) an advantage
  • Experience of RF electronics (an advantage)